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    • Barney
    • 13.02.11 | 13:35 (IST)

    I find it difficult to believe that Israel would seriously consider attacking Iran. I do not believe that the losses Israel would have to sustain do not warrant such a move when both parties can well live with a stalemate, should Iran acquire a nuclear capability. Moreover, there would be a tremendous cost to the United States, and the vast majority of Americans will turn on Israel. Israel should not take for granted the continued control of the U.S. body politic. It is time for Israel to recognize the legitimacy of a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capitol, all of the West Bank and Gaza its homeland. TIME IS NOT ON THE SIDE OF ISRAEL! Peace now!

    from the article: Mubarak's departure thwarted Israeli strike on Iran
    First published 01:27 13.02.11 | Last updated 01:27 13.02.11
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