Day: August 6, 2010

Tensions in Lebanon Hinder Mideast Peace!

Bill Salus 90x115by Bill Salus

This article is a postscript to a recent article called Israel, Iran, and the Ishmaelites, which emphasized the present desperate Saudi push for Mideast peace. In a nutshell, Saudi King Abdullah took his Mideast peace plan of 2002 out of the archives and pitched it to the Arab League in Cairo on July 28, 2010. As a result of his stature and salesmanship, the Arab League pledged their support to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to enter into face-to-face “Direct (peace) Talks”, should he desire, with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Ex-CIA: Israel Might Attack Iran This Month

Chris Schang 90x115by Chris Schang

An article appearing in the news today reports that several former CIA officials have warned U.S. President Obama that Israel could strike Iran as soon as this month. This report was written by the anti-Iraq war group called VIPS (Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity). The Israel National News article reports:

A group of former CIA officials warns U.S. President Obama that Israel might attack Iran “even within a month,” and that Obama bears responsibility for having praised Netanyahu. “We write to alert you to the likelihood that Israel will attack Iran as early as this month,” the open letter to Obama begins. “This would likely lead to a wider war.”

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