Using Bombs to Stave Off War
NY Times / Benny Morris
20-Jul-2008 (one comment)

ISRAEL will almost surely attack Iran’s nuclear sites in the next four to seven months — and the leaders in Washington and even Tehran should hope that the attack will be successful enough to cause at least a significant delay in the Iranian production schedule, if not complete destruction, of that country’s nuclear program. Because if the attack fails, the Middle East will almost certainly face a nuclear war — either through a subsequent pre-emptive Israeli nuclear strike or a nuclear exchange shortly after Iran gets the bomb...

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Nuke a duble edge sword!

by ali reza (not verified) on

It is hard to believe that when Iran started their nuclear project,even the poorest nation like Yemen wanted to have nuclear power.One thing is for certain is that a country that uses nuclear weapon on another country just signed their own destructions,since the world is not going to stand ideal.Those countries who are trying to acquire nuke leave themselves open for an attack from countries that do not want them to have nuke.The only benefit that nuclear weapon provides is war deterrence.Peace on Earth