Barak: Iranians Determined to Fool the World (INN) ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS) By Gil Ronen 04/26/12)
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Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Thursday that Iran "is determined to
fool the entire world" and obtain nuclear weapons.
"They do so while repeatedly disobeying Security Council decisions
and directives from the International Atomic Energy Agency in
Vienna," Barak said. "The last report by [IAEA Director General
Yukiya] Amano clarifies the intelligence picture in an unmistakable
Barak spoke at the traditional Yom Ha´atzmaut ceremony in which he
hosted senior IDF brass past and present at the IAF House in Herzliya.
Barak said that there is no reason to think that Iran will stop
moving toward military nukes once it believes its program is immune
to attack. He noted that North Korea and Pakistan both achieved
nuclear weapons despite tough sanctions.
Barak acknowledged that Israel´s "stopwatch" on Iran is "ticking
faster" than the US´s, because Israel´s abilities are more
limited. . .(IsraelNationalNews © 2012 04/26/12)
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