Israel has been making these doomsday claims about Iran for what, the past 30 years? the only reason Israel is fussy is because this would set a precedent for other middle eastern countries getting them jeopardizing its military superiority. Countries Like Saudi.
People should be using completely different barometers when comparing the Iranian situation to the Cold War, we love to forget history almost as much as we love to forget facts...
Effectively pressure Iran? Here's a brief laundry list of rather extreme sanctions levied against Iran by the US and the International community at large. http://www.cfr.org/iran/lengthening-...nctions/p20258
It seems as if any action short of a full scale bombing run on Israel's behalf would be insufficient in Netanyahu's estimation.
"We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress & the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution, but overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution."
- Abraham Lincoln
More U.S. waivers to Iran sanctions likely next week | ReutersChina, Japan, India and South Korea have already cut their imports by about a fifth from the 1.45 million barrels per day they were buying a year ago as they prepare for the U.S. sanctions to come into effect.