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    • Morris Valentine
    • 11.10.09 | 20:45 (IST)

    'Think Israel did not know Morris--bush hid it from them ---hmmm.' Labhras, even close allies do not 'tell all', nor do they always agree. Bush at one time told Olmert point-blank there would be no American support for an Israeli attack on Iran's nuclear programme. So yes, what you doubt is entirely plausible. Now, I think if Dick Cheney had been president, you'd have been correct; no such restraint would have been applied - to the contrary, I think a President Cheney would have been keen to work with Israel on attacking the Iranian nuclear sites. BTW, congrats on the Lisbon Treaty vote. Getting the EU and UK taxpayers to fix the Irish economy - what a stroke of genius on your part! And all you had to do is sign away your hard-one sovereignty. Me thinks Eamon deValera must be spinning in his grave ... MV

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