I continue to put the prospects for a major military operation targeting Iran down as likely, and the time frame drawing nearer. When will Bush give the go ahead? I think late this year or early next would be the most congenial time frame from the perspective of the war party. Some of the developments that go into my call:…
Proxy war could soon turn to direct conflict, analysts warn:
US strikes on Iran predicted as tension rises over arms smuggling and nuclear fears
Bush setting America up for war with Iran : In a chilling scenario of how war might come, a senior intelligence officer warned that public denunciation of Iranian meddling in Iraq – arming and training militants – would lead to cross border raids on Iranian training camps and bomb factories.
France says must prepare for possible war with Iran : "We must prepare for the worst," Kouchner said in an interview, adding: "The worst, sir, is war."
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Can the White House intimidate Iran? (Pepe Escobar in ICH) Russian nuclear fuel for Iran: Mottaki :
angling, Russia is set to ship nuclear fuel to Iran’s Bushehr facility, Iranian official media said.