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    • Chris Linthwaite
    • 17.08.10 | 15:36 (IDT)

    Bolton making statements against Israel attacking Iran's nuclear reactor is mean't to lull Iran into a flase sense of security. The fact is if Bushehr Power Plant comes on stream then Iran will be a nuclear power with the proven ability to produce Plutonium. Israel's previous success in halting the spread of nuclear bombs in the Middle east has been in preventing this step from being achieved. When I wake up tomorrow I expect Israel to either be at war with iran or that Israel was all talk and they have not got the ability to attack iran in sufficient numbers to prevent Iran achieving parity with Israel.

    from the article: Ex-U.S. diplomat: Israel unlikely to strike Iran nuclear plant
    First published 14:29 17.08.10 | Last updated 14:29 17.08.10
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