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Topic: Nuclear Iran

Should Israel attack Iran alone?

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Discussion started by Ron Petreanu:
Assuming the United States is unwilling to commit to a strike on Iranian nuclear facilities, should Israel do it? The risks are severe on both sides. If Israel does not strike, it will have to live with nuclear weapons in the hands of its sworn enemy -- an enemy who supports terrorist groups and has vowed to wipe Israel off the map. If Israel does strike, it risks the possibility of a regional war and damage to the fragile world economy, plus it has no guarantee of success. If you were Netanyahu, what would you do?
Background article: Will Israel Attack Iran? As the Sabbath evening approached on Jan. 13, Ehud Barak paced the wide living-room floor of his home high above a street in north Tel Aviv, its walls lined with thousands of books on subjects ranging from philosophy and poetry to military strategy ... Read more