Home > Notable Peace News > Netanyahu Pounds War Drums | by Jim Lobe

Netanyahu Pounds War Drums | by Jim Lobe

WASHINGTON – Less than a week after Republicans made major gains in the U.S. midterm elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has called on President Barack Obama to “create a credible threat of military action” against Iran.

Initial official reaction was negative, with Defense Secretary Robert Gates insisting that Obama’s preferred strategy of enhanced multilateral sanctions and negotiations, which may resume after a year’s hiatus later this month, was working better than expected.

Read: Netanyahu Pounds War Drums | CommonDreams.org.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

What is 10 + 12 ?
Please leave these two fields as-is:
IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math (so we know that you are a human) :-)
I footnotes