The USA said NO to Olmert, NO to Netanyahu. Yet Israel militants pursue a premptive attack on Iran. Good for getting out the vote and saving face, I suppose; but I don't think Netanyahu is such a fool as to initiate a war with Iran. Unfortunately, Israel's theocrats are not so wise as Russian atheists.
We want Iran cooperation, not meddling, Gulf Arabs tell Kerry (Reuters)
from the article: Russia says won't back new Iran sanctions over nuclear program