The Iranian "threat" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • lucas
    • 15.03.06 | 18:42 (IST)

    It is difficult to understand why people insist on drawing comparisons between the threat posed by countries such as pre occupation Iraq or Iran and Germany. Germany had one of the most, if not the most, powerful and disciplined armies in the world at the time the war began. It also had an unparallel industrial infrastructure capable of sustaining long term conflict. None of that can be said about the rogue Muslim regimes. The only reasonable conclusion is that Chaney, Bush and many others, willfully exploit people?s ignorance with this absurd rhetoric in order to magnify a threat and justify aggression. Incidentally, if Israel is so concerned about nuclear proliferation it should start by giving up its own nuclear weapons, weapons that have been developed and acquired in contravention of existing norms of international law.

    from the article: Aznar: Khamenei said in 2001 Iran aimed to 'set Israel alight'
    First published 00:00 15.03.06 | Last updated 00:00 15.03.06
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