The White House on Tuesday flatly denied an Army Radio report that claimed US President George W. Bush intends to attack Iran before the end of his term. It said that while the military option had not been taken off the table, the Administration preferred to resolve concerns about Iran's push for a nuclear weapon "through peaceful diplomatic means."
Army Radio had quoted a top official in Jerusalem claiming that a senior member in the entourage of President Bush, who concluded a trip to Israel last week, had said in a closed meeting here that Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney were of the opinion that military action against Iran was called for.
The official reportedly went on to say that "the hesitancy of Defense Secretary Robert Gates and Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice" was preventing the administration from deciding to launch such an attack on the Islamic Republic for the time being.
The Army Radio report, which was quoted by The Jerusalem Post and resonated widely, stated that according to assessments in Israel, the recent turmoil in Lebanon, where Hizbullah has de facto established control of the country, was advancing an American attack.Bush, the official reportedly said, considered Hizbullah's show of strength to constitute evidence of Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's growing influence. In Bush's view, the official said, "the disease must be treated - not its symptoms."
Last chance to cause tragic circumstances enough to bring on Armageddon there Chimp.
The real terroristas are the freaks on 1600 Pennsylvania Ave and the freaks running Israel. Totally stark raving mad with greed and power.
Let us not forget who started this whole escapade in 1948 and who supported the terrorist invaders and continue to do so, and intend to make it much worse.
Leave a rotten stinking steaming pile of s**t for someone else to clean up, that is if there is anything left.
Will Congress grow some and put the brakes on the lunatics plans? Stay tuned.