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Old 15 July 2015, 07:30
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Israeli PM has clearly stated they will act unilaterally if need be. Current POTUS won't have to deal with that reality but he is surely blue falconing his successor(s).
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It depends what that means. Israel cannot militarily stop the nuclear process.
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I would suspect you are correct, at least not with convention munitions.
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The fuse is lit. We've just legitimized the Devil.
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There have been many setback to the program using unconventional methods, but even those are only setbacks.

Iran will get nuclear weapon capabilities and there's nothing anyone can do to stop it now.
I'm of the opinion that if Israel wanted, it could conduct an effective EMP attack against Iran that would put them on the skids for some time. Consequences for such action would likely be harsh, but I don't really think anybody would start shooting.
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