Let's assume that the Iranian government hates Israel. Let's assume that Iran is on the verge of having nuclear weapons. Let's assume that all Iran really needs is motivation (and political cover) to take harsh action. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 10.04.11 | 06:03 (IDT)

    If this list of assumptions is anywhere near accurate, why would Israel want to start a war with Iran? The world exists today only because America and the Soviet Union did not indulge in such tempting stupidity during the cold war. Does Israel expect another waiver on the double standard issue?

    from the article: Haaretz WikiLeaks exclusive / Israel ruled out military option on Iran years ago
    First published 03:12 10.04.11 | Last updated 03:12 10.04.11
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