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Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Israel May Attack Iran Within Six Months


THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: Faced with the real possibility of nuclear annihilation in the years ahead, and the United States inability to deter Iran from making the weapons to deliver it, Israel once again finds itself in a position where it must act alone for the sake of survival. Israel has taken out nuclear facilities in Iraq before, back when Saddam Hussein was developing nuclear weapons in the 1980s. Now it appears that a similar strike against Iran may be in the works. Iran has already promised that such an attack on their country would result in retaliation against both Israeli and American interests in the region. Any Israeli strike on Iran will surely plunge the United States into an all out war with the Islamic theocracy...
(Debka) - Russian military experts calculate that the window for an Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities will shrink to 3-6 months if Moscow sells Iran (and Syria) the sophisticated S-300 system for guarding those sites against air, missile or cruise missile attack. DEBKAfile’s Moscow sources report that Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert failed in the key missions of his Moscow trip to persuade Russian leaders to discuss Tehran’s nuclear weapons program and to refrain from selling this advanced weapon to Iran and Syria....

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