Obama asks Bibi not to attack Iran until after election

Rick Moran
Apparently, Netanyahu consented, although he probably agreed because Israel wasn't planning an attack before then anyway. YNet News: Israel will only strike Iranian nuclear facilities in September or after the United States presidential elections in November, a White House official told the British Sunday Times newspaper after a meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Barack Obama last week. According to the report, Obama has taken Israel's warnings about a possible strike in Iran very seriously. The Washington source added that the president "might visit in the summer to reassure the Israelis that the US commitment to defend Israel is unshakable and thus thwart a possible autumn attack." Obama insisted that any attack on Iran should be postponed until after the US presidential elections in November, possibly even until next spring. The source revealed that Netanyahu consented to delaying a strike, but wished to know until when. "The question is...(Read Full Post)

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