Why Israel Can't Wait: The Coming War Between Israel and Iran

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 29, 2009 - Fiction - 114 pages
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Israel is small enough that one nuclear bomb could destroy the modern Jewish state. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Iran’s nuclear program leaves Israel poised on the edge of an abyss, and once Iran gets the atom bomb, war is inevitable. In June 2009, Israel conducted its biggest civil defense drill ever, a possible signal that Israel is considering what is called the “Samson option”: an Israeli first-strike attack on Iranian nuclear facilities. ??President Obama seems determined to pursue direct negotiation with Iran, but fundamentalist jihadists interpret compromise as weakness. New York Times bestselling author Jerome Corsi chillingly argues that Israel’s next war will be with Iran—unless the United States takes a much stronger stance on Iran’s nuclear program and pursues a goal of regime change there. This terrifying scenario, he warns, could occur as soon as the end of 2009. While writing Why Israel Can’t Wait, Jerome Corsi visited Israel, conducting interviews with top Israeli government and military officials. He was able to gain access to information in Israel that has not previously been available publicly. Why Israel Can’t Wait is cutting-edge news, an in-depth analysis of what is happening now in Israel, and why Americans cannot afford to leave the clock ticking.

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he new Israeli government headed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has repeatedly declared that a primary foreign policy objective is to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons capability ... Read full review



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DR. Jerome R. Corsi received a Ph.D. from Harvard University in political science in 1972. He is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Obama Nation and the Late Great USA, as well as the forthcoming America for Sale-all available from Threshold Editions. He is the coauthor of Unfit for Command: Swift Boat Veterans Speak Out Against John Kerry. Corsi is a senior staff reporter for World Net Daily.

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