Barak: US has plans for ’surgical operation‘ against Iran

26.01.2013                      15.Schwat. 5773                      Tu BiSchwat; Beschalach; Schabbat Schira

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Barak: US has plans for 'surgical operation' against Iran

Defense minister challenges idea that military operation against Iran would develop into a "full fledged war the size of the Iraqi war"; says surgical strikes will delay Tehran's nuclear drive "by a significant time frame".

The United States has prepared plans for a "surgical" military operation to delay Iran's nuclear program in the event that diplomatic efforts to thwart Tehran's drive for nuclear weapons capability fail, Defense Minister Ehud Barak said in an interview with The Daily Beast on Friday….