Not all the threats have been only threats if "Iran is attacked". Here's one from 6/9/2010: "[We] will change many issues in the world and mark the final countdown for Israel's existence," Ahmadinejad said. That was a threat from Ahmadinejad and he says nothing about being "attacked first".
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from the article: Iran Defense Minister: Israeli strike would be a suicide mission