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I know that some people in Israel and in the army are preparing a military solution or not a solution but a military attack. I don’t know. This is not according to my opinion the solution,” Mr Kouchner told the Israeli daily Ha’aretz in an interview published Sunday, adding that he did not believe Iran acquiring a nuclear weapon would give it any “immunity” from attack.
"First, because you will eat them before. And this is the danger. Because Israel has always said that it will not wait for the bomb to be ready. I think that they [the Iranians] know. Everybody knows,” he said.
The newspaper's print edition quoted Kouchner as saying that Israel would "eat" Iran, but in a written statement the foreign minister said he had used the word "hit," and that he regretted any "phonetic confusion".
Mr Kouchner said French officials believe Iran would be able to produce one bomb within two to four years, though Israeli estimates have suggested the programme is more advanced, and said further talks and sanctions were still the preferred option.
"Iran with an atomic bomb is unacceptable at all,” Mr Kouchner said. “Is the alternative to bomb first? I
Originally posted by dooper
reply to post by bjbrown61
Yep. You get the leader you deserve.
If your leader brings destruction down on your head, then you were the ones who put him there, you were the ones who followed him, allowed him to continue, and you should be the ones who reap what your leaders sow.
You just gotta know that the German people in 1945 were some kind of pissed at themselves as they looked around at all the rubble! Do you notice that you can't pry German military forces out of Germany for nothing! Do you think that is imprinted on the collective German conscious? And how about Japan? Same thing.
There's a lot to say for the way the Masters of Warfare throughout the millennia fought. They absolutely destroyed their enemies, and then didn't have to worry about that section of territory for generations!
Originally posted by magicmushroom
Dooper, And what if Russia/China decide to lend Iran weaponry what then. Its really nice how all you rascist biggots are quite happy to see the destruction of another country and its people and one that poses no threat to anyone which cannot be said of Israel.
Yep. You get the leader you deserve. If your leader brings destruction down on your head, then you were the ones who put him there, you were the ones who followed him, allowed him to continue, and you should be the ones who reap what your leaders sow.