Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Iran Says It's Prepared To Attack Israel



As speculation looms that the Israelis might - eventually - take matters into their own hands and attack Iran's nuclear programs if world pressure fails to ensure that they not be used to make weapons - Iran is promising a response against Israel's nuclear facilities.

Iran's official Islamic Republic News Agency reports today that Iran's defense minister is pledging to hit Israel's nuclear facilities if Israel attacks Iran.

Israel has publicly said that it has not intentions of launching an attack against Iran, although recent war games demonstrated that it has the capability of reaching that nation.

Israel has long failed to confirm that it has a nuclear weapons stockpile. Unlike Iran, Israel is not a signatory to the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

The comments by Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi were made, the IRNA reports, in Damscus.

“Should the Zionist forces pose any threat against Iran, we will never hesitate to target their nuclear sites and centers for proliferation of chemical, biochemical, as well as dirty and prohibited w

1 comment:

jeffery said...

It is not a matter of if but when and in the near future Israel US with Israel will launch and attack Iran’s nuclear sights. Sanctions are useless as Iran will ignore them. The international community would need 95% cooperation on sanction and a land sea blockade of Iran to be effective and the resolve and numbers aren’t there. As there are news reports that Iran have the capability to build there first A-bomb already. We must also factor in that Iran’s threats to wipe Israel off the map. In effect time is up. Obama has set an end of year 2009 dead line on Iran [or else]. I must conclude that the attack will come sometime in the first 8 weeks of 2010.