July 16, 2011
Baer: Israel To Dismember Iranian Nukes in September?
Veteran CIA officer Robert Baer, who spent more than two decades years in the Middle East, including stints in Lebanon and Syria, predicted on Pacifica Radio's KPFK Los Angeles show Background Briefing Tuesday that Israel would attack Iran's Natanz nuclear facility this September (and perhaps a few others), attempting to degrade their production capabilities. Referring to former Mossad chief Meir Dagan's warnings of an Israeli attack on Iran as "no bluff," Baer maintained Netanyahu is planning an attack, and in as much as I can guess when it's going to be, it's probably going to be in September before a vote on the Palestinian state...hoping to draw the United States into the conflict, and in fact there's a warning order inside the Pentagon to prepare for conflict with Iran. Baer also predicted that the Iranians would ...strike back where they can and that will be in Basra and in Baghdad...[W]e've [the US] started to look at Iran's targets in Iraq and across the border. Baer did not...(Read Full Post)