Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Is a Nuclear Iran a Danger to the West?
American Enterprise Institute's Joshua Muravchik say yes:
"The dangers an Iranian bomb would present are intolerable. Iran is the pre-eminent sponsor of terrorism. Iranian weapons are responsible for a large share of U.S. casualties in Iraq. Our forces in Afghanistan have intercepted Iranian arms shipments to the Taliban. Argentina has indicted Iranian officials for blowing up a Buenos Aires Jewish center. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has said Tehran was behind Hamas' armed takeover of Gaza. Iran provides haven to fugitive leaders of al-Qaeda. The list goes on.
"A nuclear attack by terrorists would be almost impossible to deter. Against whom would we threaten retaliation?"
Read the whole thing here.
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