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Uh Oh: As Iran Nears Nuke Capabilities, Panetta Says U.S. is Ready to Stop Them

cashe Wrote: May 28, 2012 5:31 AM
It is unlikely that Iran would hit America with anything nuclear. The leadership and the population of Iran know that the American nuclear retaliation from their submarines would complete destroy Iran. It would look like a much bigger version of Hiroshima. What would be Iran's incentive to invite their own immolation? Israel might jump in and destroy the Arab world. They have the firepower. This strikes me as a strategic blunder that Iran is unlikely to make.

To no one's surprise, international talks had no effect on Iran's nuclear productions. In fact, the effort only confirmed that Iran has even more uranium that previously though, and could produce five atomic bombs with its supply.

During talks in Baghdad this week, six world powers failed to convince Iran to scale back its uranium enrichment program. They will meet again in Moscow next month to try to defuse a decade-old standoff that has raised fears of a new war in the Middle East that could disrupt oil supplies.

Friday's report by the International Atomic Energy...