December 12, 2013

Strike Iran Now to Avert Disaster Later

Norman Podhoretz, Wall Street Journal

The Associated Press

Adherents of the new consensus would have us believe that only two choices remain: a war to prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons or containment of a nuclear Iran—with containment the only responsible option. Yet as an unregenerate upholder of the old consensus, I remain convinced that containment is impossible, from which it follows that the two choices before us are not war vs. containment but a conventional war now or a nuclear war later.

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TAGGED: Israel, Middle East, Iran

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