PETER SM, don't you think that if Israel could have attacked Iran, it would have done so already? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 08.11.11 | 13:03 (IST)

    It didn't spend months making threats over Osirak and the Syrian reaction. They were targets out in the open and it just went ahead and bombed them. All the experts seem agreed that bombing Iran's nuclear programme out of existence would basically be a hundred times harder. Plus the chances of retaliation are much higher, plus America is much weaker, plus the danger to the already tottering economy of the western world is huge. You can argue about whether people should attack Iran's nuclear programme, but I just don't think it's going to happen. Do you genuinely think it is?

    from the article: Barak: Israel has not yet decided on military operation against Iran
    First published 11:31 08.11.11 | Last updated 11:31 08.11.11
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