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    • 11.05.11 | 08:24 (IDT)

    The article would be a lot stronger if it made some mention of historical pressures that motivate Iran to get nuclear weapons. Anyway, all of the calculations in the article are local events. An attack on Iran would effect a lot of countries. If you made a list of the thousands of effects that could be expected from a strike on Iran most of them are negative and the net is extremely negative. Part of Israel's future survival, if it is to survive, will involve using the new Palestinian state to modify its relationship with Islamic countries, including Iran.

    from the article: Netanyahu waited too long to strike Iran
    First published 02:47 11.05.11 | Last updated 02:47 11.05.11
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