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A Present and Deadly Threat

5:17 PM, Apr 23, 2012 • By DANIEL DORON
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Even if the threat to Israel may not be immediate then, it will eventually become so overwhelming and irreversible that Israel cannot safely wait to test whether the present economic sanctions would suffice to deter Iran, as President Obama insists it must do.

Should Iran obtain nukes and decide to drop a couple bombs on Israel’s coast (where over half of Israel's 7 million people live) it could easily kill, in one fell swoop, half the inhabitants of Israel, according to Meir Dagan, a former Mossad chief.

Dealing with Iran cannot wait. Iran's strategy is eminently doable and the mullahs seem determined to pursue it, even at great cost. Iran must be stopped now, before it’s too late.

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