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    • 12.06.10 | 15:48 (IDT)

    He would surely have allowed Israeli planes to bomb Iran nuclear facilities. On the other hand, perhaps Iran would not have dared to develop its nuclear capabilities had Saddam been around... Now guess which country was the only one 100% enthusiastic about the Bush Iraq policy? Yes, it was Israel. So after helping bring about this reality, the world needs to fantasize about solving the problem. I don't believe the US will agree to Israel bombing Iran. The Iranian reaction in Afghanistan and Iraq will keep the US fighting there for years to come.

    from the article: Saudi Arabia: We will not give Israel air corridor for Iran strike
    First published 06:24 12.06.10 | Last updated 06:24 12.06.10
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