Mark Lincoln - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Walid
    • 05.11.09 | 14:10 (IST)

    Mark Lincoln, you are saying that Israel does not have enough aircraft to do the job but you did not account for the totality of the USAF that is at the disposal of the IAF nor for the US bases in other countries that surround Iran. Think back to 1956 for the attack on Suez when the French aircraft flew missions with Israeli markings. If Israel does attack Iran, it will have been done at the request of the Americans so logistical hurdles would not be a problem. There ia a game of good cop-bad cop going on here with the US and Israel doing a number on Iran. Israel will get its hands dirty and the US would ride shotgun for it at the UNSC.

    from the article: Israel releases arms ship said destined for Hezbollah
    First published 00:17 05.11.09 | Last updated 16:45 05.11.09
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