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Netanyahu Draws "Red Line" on Iran's Nuclear Program

(Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu drew his "red line" for Iran's nuclear program on Thursday despite a U.S. refusal to set an ultimatum, saying Tehran will be on the brink of a nuclear weapon in less than a year.

By citing a time frame in an address to the U.N. General Assembly, Netanyahu - who has clashed with President Barack Obama over the urgency of military action against Iran - appeared to suggest no Israeli attack was imminent before the November 6 U.S. presidential election.

Holding up a cartoon-like drawing of a bomb with a fuse, Netanyahu literally drew a red line just below a label reading "final stage" to a bomb, in which Iran was 90 percent along the path of having sufficient weapons-grade material.

Read more: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/09/27/us-un-assembly-isr...



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I talked to a guy from Syria

I talked to a guy from Syria and he said that anyone, no military experience necessary, can become a member of FSA (Free Syrian Army). Nationality doesn't matter, willingness to fight against tyranny is enough.
So basically anyone interested can go to the Turkish/Syrian border and enroll. One way ticket NY-Istambul starts at $700 , so you can tell your friend he can fight against Iran by first taking down Syria.

Today's "Christians" tend to be the worst Christians of all

And Muslims are the most passive people on the planet.
Else, they'd be slitting our throats in the streets.

just

Just a typical neocon evangelical attitude. For some reason they have fallen for the line that the Jews are "Gods people" even though their own religion claims that denying Jesus is a sure path to hell. Guess they don't realize how fucking stupid they are. That's what happens when you blindly follow I suppose.

Apparently, a 'red line'

Apparently, a 'red line' was being drawn on Israel's nuclear program back in the early 60's.

http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/US-Israel/FRUS7_...

Create the Boogyman so You Can Later Destroy Them.

1975: Kissinger Outlines US Plans to Help Iran Achieve Nuclear Capability.

1976: Ford Gives Permission to Sell Nuclear Technology to Iran'
http://www.historycommons.org/context.jsp?item=us_plans_to_u...

1992: Netanyahu says Iran 3-5 years from Nuclear Weapon
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Middle-East/2011/1108/Imminen...

Well what happened to 3-5 years ?

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short term memory loss...

it all reminds me of Collin Powell's speech in front of the UN, when he showed pictures drawings of movable bomb trucks....

If you see something, say something, the government is listening.
Silence isn't golden, it's yellow.

Romney's Idea?

This guy has got to go.

I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: "O Lord make my enemies ridiculous." And God granted it.
Voltaire

I even saw a bomb!

The Israeli PM just showed indisputable evidence that Iran has mass weapons! Invade them now or the world will end! It was indeed comical as someone already said. We now have the picture that proves it!

On a more serious note, over half of this country probably believes them, sadly enough.

Lol, didn't Israel already

Lol, didn't Israel already claim they were on the verge in the 90s or something? "This time they really are"

Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto. - T. Jefferson rЭVO˩ution

"Everyone wants to live at the expense of the state. They forget that the state wants to live at the expense of everyone.” - BASTIAT

yellow cake!!!

What yellow cake?!?!

'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul

mmmmm...

Did you say yellow steak?

~Good Night, And Good Luck~

The picture of Netanyahu with

The picture of Netanyahu with the bomb was quite comical. ACME was written across the poster. Reminded me of when Bush wrote out "WMDs!" with the exclamation point for emphasis and as a visual in his Iraqi freedom speech.