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Playing the Fiddle While Rome Burns

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“While Iran was preparing to destroy Israel, the heads of the latter’s political parties were engaged in horse trading.” (A quote from a volume on the fall of the Third Temple, to be published in 2100.)

Only a country with suicidal tendencies acts the way Israel is acting nowadays. This is not the right time to make an accounting of how we got to the stage where Iran is en route to a breakthrough in the realm of nuclear weapons. There’s no point in dealing now with the question of why Israel in 2012 passed on the opportunity for a pinpoint military strike, and why in 2018 it caused the removal of the partial (though better than nothing) restraint on Iran’s nuclear activity by persuading the president of the United States........

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