[Marxism] The buffer zone strategy

Yoshie Furuhashi critical.montages at gmail.com
Tue Jul 18 16:18:30 MDT 2006


On 7/18/06, Marvin Gandall <marvgandall at videotron.ca> wrote:
> While others - including the
> well-intentioned - might disagree, the development of an Iranian nuclear
> deterrent would be a positive rather than a negative development for the
> region. Far from further destabilizing it, it would redress the military
> balance and be the most effective means of forcing the Israelis to come to
> terms with Palestinian demands.

Yes, but if it takes ten or more years for Iran to develop nuclear
weapons, as it is said that it will, won't it be too late?

Presumably, Tel Aviv is in part doing what it is doing _now_ because
it didn't want to wait till Tehran achieves the balance of terror that
will limit Tel Aviv's unilateral action.

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