Ehud Barak: Iran no existential threat to Israel
This isn't the first time Barak has made statements to this effect although in fairness he appears to have made contradictory statements on this subject too.
…”I don’t think we are on the brink of a new Holocaust.”
…”Now is the time for a diplomatic effort and toughened-up sanctions.”
Does the statement signify some Israeli government acceptance (Barak is after all Defense Minister) of the fact that preventing
Let's face it: only a suicidal nation would try and take on a country that's armed to the teeth with an estimated 200 - 300 nuclear warheads and simultaneously possesses second strike capability (in the form of two Dolphin submarines, courtesy of Germany, and capable of launching ballistic missiles).