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Senate Resolution: U.S. Will Go to War With Iran if Israel Does

Senate Resolution: U.S. Will Go to War With Iran if Israel Does

As we saw with the AIPAC written/pushed Iran sanctions that recently passed the US House of Representatives (and the following Senate letter courtesy of AIPAC as well) the US Israel lobby is firmly behind a military confrontion with Iran as Mearsheimer conveyed via  as well:

Senators’ Letter Demands More Iran Sanctions, Blasts Diplomacy Demand More Emphasis on Attacking Iran:

Netanyahu Says Israel May Have to Deal With Iran Before US

Washington is Insane:

MJ Rosenberg wrote:

I worked on Capitol Hill for 15 years. The purpose of these nonbinding resolutions is to send a message to the president that going to war is what Congress wants and that he better pay attention, and two, to have language in place that lays groundwork for binding resolutions. Obama now knows that if Israel attacks Iran and the U.S. does not join in, he will have hell to pay with Congress.
AIPAC does not waste its time with meaningless resolution. This is serious.

The Israel Lobby pushing for war with Iran:

Read the Mearsheimer/Walt London Review of Books ‘The Israel Lobby’ article linked at

U.S. Senate committee passes AIPAC resolution to back Israel in conflict with Iran

US and Israeli generals draw up plans for attack on Iran

Pentagon Bulks Up ‘Bunker Buster’ Bomb to Combat Iran:

Mearsheimer and Walt tried to warn US about Israel lobby push for war with Iran via &

Will Israel Blow Up Something and Falsely Blame It On Iran?