sâmbătă, 16 ianuarie 2010

An Israeli Preventive Attack on Iran's Nuclear Sites: Implications for the U.S.

Abstract: Iran's nuclear weapons ambitions are ominous in light of its hostile foreign policy and longstanding sup­port for terrorism. But Iran's repeated threats to annihilate the state of Israel while it develops the world's most dan­gerous weapons have created an even more explosive situ­ation. If diplomatic efforts to defuse the situation fail, Israel may see no other choice than to launch a preventive strike against Iran's nuclear facilities. Heritage Foundation Mid­dle East expert James Phillips maps out the likely results of an Israeli attack, outlines Iran's probable reaction, and explains why it is now crucial that the Obama Administra­tion take action to mitigate and defend against Iran's response to an Israeli strike. Full story:


* EDITORIAL: War with Iran nears... Obama told China: I can't stop Israel strike on Iran indefinitely: http://cristiannegureanu.blogspot.com/2010/01/editorial-war-with-iran-nears.html