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    • Morris Valentine
    • 16.12.09 | 22:19 (IST)

    'nothing but a total war against iran would be effective. such a war would have to destroy all of iran`s military capabilities. there is absolutely no other choice.' Cipora, with respect: 'total war' implies the destruction of civilian lives and property. I do not see how, or why, Israel should attack anything other than military targets and nuclear sites in Iran. Nothing would draw the Iranian people into the waiting arms of the mullahs more completely than an Israeli attack against civilians. That having been said: I agree there is no longer any solution, save a military one, and that the prosecution of it is long overdue. MV

    from the article: U.S. warns Iran: Meet nuclear obligations or face 'next step'
    First published 03:02 16.12.09 | Last updated 15:27 29.12.09
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