9 February 2012 — The Weekly Worker
The threat of a military provocation by Tel Aviv against Iran is very real, warns Israeli Marxist Moshé Machover
Binyamin Netanyahu: warpath
One thing is beyond any doubt: a major aim of Israel’s foreign policy is the overthrow of the Iranian regime. What is not generally understood are the motives behind this aim, and the present Israeli government’s preferred means of achieving it. In this article I would like to say something about the motives, and then explain why prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s preferred means is war – one likely to ignite a major conflagration.