Iran would not fear an attack if its president did not openely and on severeal occassions threaten to wipe ISrasrel off teh map. If I were president of Israel and some nut job threatened to wipe my country off teh map, I would let hiom know in clear and unambiguous terms exactly what wouyld happen if they tried. iran started this mess, Israel reacted to it, and now Iran tries to play teh part of a victim. That dog dont hunt
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from the article: Will 2012 bring a new Israeli attitude toward Iran?