Security and Defense: Playing the waiting game

12.11.2011                      15.Cheschwan. 5772                      Wajera

Wochenrückblick:

Security and Defense: Playing the waiting game

After saber-rattling in period leading up to publication of IAEA report, Israel is giving the world some time to get tough on Tehran.

Israel has now entered a waiting period. While just a week ago it seemed like fueled and armed Israel Air Force fighter jets were lining up on runways, ready to bomb Iran, this week they have been stored back in their concrete hangers to fight another day.
The immediate impact of the International Atomic Energy Agency report released on Tuesday is that, for now, an Israeli strike on Iran will move to the back burner and instead Jerusalem will give the world some time to impose tougher sanctions on Iran….