The spring will bring no legitimacy to an Israeli attack on Iranian nuclear sites. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Helen
    • 29.08.12 | 18:23 (IDT)

    Surely Israel can throw up a better leader than Netanyahu. If this article is taken at face value, Netanyahu is a political fool. I doubt that American policy re Iran will be substantially different under Obama or Romney. Regardless of rightwing Jewish money flowing to the Republicans, unless it is the interests of the US to attack Iranian nuclear sites it will not attack. If re-elected, Obama will have bigger things on his plate than some sort of personal vendetta against an Israeli leader who appears to be universally disliked by all who have the misfortune to have to deal with him. Nation states simply don't go to war on the basis of their personal relationships and certainly not nation states which are trying to extract themselves from the disasterous consequences of two ME wars.

    from the article: The secret reason for Netanyahu's timing on Iran war
    First published 02:33 29.08.12 | Last updated 02:33 29.08.12
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