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March 6, 2013 8:58 am

Top US General: “No Doubt” Israel Will Attack if Iran Reaches Critical Point in Nuclear Program

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Commander of United States Central Command James Mattis. Photo: Wikipedia

Times of Israel – In a little-noticed exchange Tuesday at the Senate Armed Services Committee, a top US general said he had no doubt Israel would attack Iran if the Islamic Republic reached a critical point in its nuclear weapons drive. Furthermore, said General James Mattis, Israel could so without the assistance of the United States.

Mattis, who is retiring this month as head of the US army’s Central Command, which includes the Middle East and North Africa, was responding to questions from Sen. Lindsey Graham, who asked him whether he believed Israel would strike at Iran if the regime “reached a critical point in terms of nuclear capability.”

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