Israel’s Case for War With Iran
Newsweek/The Daily Beast
February 6, 2012
Commentary by: Niall Ferguson, member of the Belfer Center Board of Directors
Topic: Attacking Iran
“Jerusalem—It probably felt a bit like this in the months before the Six-Day War of 1967, when Israel launched its hugely successful preemptive strike against Egypt and its allies. Forty-five years later, the little country that is the most easterly outpost of Western civilization has Iran in its sights.
There are five reasons (I am told) why Israel should not attack Iran: …”