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Intelligence Analysts: Iran Trying to Kill Jews

We already knew that the Iranian leadership hates the Talmud, denies the Holocaust, funds genocidal terrorist groups like Hamas and Hezbollah, murders Israelis and Jews abroad, and generally seems ill-disposed to the very existence of the State of Israel. Now a Reuters exclusive report based on hitherto unseen documents brings the whole picture into focus: the mullahs want to murder Jews. Reports Reuters:

New York police believe Iranian Revolutionary Guards or their proxies have been involved so far this year in nine plots against Israeli or Jewish targets around the world, according to restricted police documents obtained by Reuters…

The reports detail two plots in Bangkok and one each in New Delhi, Tbilisi, Baku, Mombasa and Cyprus. Each plot was attributed to Iran or its Lebanese Hezbollah militant allies, said the reports, which were produced following the bombing in Burgas, Bulgaria of a bus carrying Israeli tourists…

A second U.S. official said U.S. federal authorities’ tally of alleged Iran-linked plots in 2012 largely paralleled the NYPD list.

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: this is how the Iranian regime conducts itself without the most destructive weapons known to man. What such an unhinged, arrogant, Jew-hating regime would do with a nuclear shield after successfully having overcome the West’s attempts to hamper it is a genuinely terrifying thought.

A military strike against the Iranian nuclear program would be costly and risky. There are no guarantees of success, and the chance of a wider war is real. VM still thinks the best course of action is to push the diplomacy and sanctions route as far as they will go, but the mullahs need to know that the road doesn’t end with either Israel or the US giving in. These people are not nice, and getting their hands on more powerful weapons will not improve them.

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  • John Burke

    I think the likelihood of an Israeli strike against Iranian nuclear sites is 100 percent. What the US does is another matter, of course. Much of the “analysis” of this likelihood stumbles over the widespread assumption that Israel lacks the reach or striking power to be successful. Suffice it to say that Israel took out the Iraqi reactor at Osarik with six fighter-bombers protected by six interceptors and flew through the airspace of three Arab countries and Iraq’s defenses without losing one (and Osarik was almost 1000 miles away. The strike aircraft were equipped simply with extra fuel tanks and flew the whole round trip.) Israel has more than 100 such aircraft, and doubtless would risk losing some or ditching in the Gulf.

  • Walter Sobchak
  • Cunctator

    I am sorry to have to write this, but I think the authors of this article really need to re-read their concluding paragraph. It is either a purposeful avoidance of logic informing argument, or it is a simple refusal to accept that sometimes risky ventures, such as an attack on Iran, are the best and only option.

    You cannot imply that nuclear weapons in the mullah’s hands will make them very much more dangerouis, and then refuse to do anything serious about it — and I do not think that sanctions and harsh rhetoric, the tools of a morally bankrupt foreign policy, are the only option.

  • http://dontknow rapture ready

    bottom line the Bible says those who bless Israel will be blessed and those who curse Israel shall be cursed, America use to back Israel 100 % then they started negotiating with iran instead of backing the word of God, so therefore that is why America is falling, Jesus gave the land to the jews, and He will make sure they get it, its so obvious you can cut it with a knife, all these countries fell bc they dont believe the living word of Jesus Christ…..

  • Mike 71

    Correction for “rapture ready,”

    The Lord God gave the land of Israel to the Jews over 3,500 years ago, long before Jesus appeared on the scene!

    With that one exception, you otherwise got the facts correct!

  • Dylan from Portugal

    [truly ugly and irrational anti-Semitic rant deleted]

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