Few Americans Back Military Action in Iran


Angus Reid Global Monitor : Polls & Research
October 02, 2008

(Angus Reid Global Monitor) - Most adults in the United States believe
there is no need to launch military action against Iran right now,
according to a poll by CBS News and the New York Times. 61 per cent of
respondents believe Iran can be contained with diplomacy, and 20 per
cent believe it is not a threat to the U.S. at this time.  read more »

Submitted by AIFC on Mon, 10/13/2008 - 8:59pm.

Israeli president opposes attack on Iran's nuclear sites


Sun Sep 7, 2:21 AM ET

Israeli President Shimon Peres said Sunday he opposes a military strike on Iran and prefers the use of international economic sanctions to persuade Tehran to halt its nuclear enrichment programme.  read more »

Submitted by AIFC on Sat, 09/13/2008 - 3:25am.

Congress is about to pour lighter fluid on Iran

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

September 3, 2008 - 7:11 PM

Two essentially identical nonbinding resolutions call upon President Bush to "immediately and dramatically increase the economic, political and diplomatic pressure on Iran to verifiably suspend its nuclear enrichment activities."  read more »

Submitted by AIFC on Thu, 09/04/2008 - 9:43am.

US warns against Israeli plan to strike against Iran's nuclear facilities!

Peter Walker
Wednesday August 13 2008

The US has refused an Israeli request for military hardware to assist with a strike against Iran's nuclear facilities, while warning against any such plan, according to a report today.  read more »

Submitted by AIFC on Wed, 08/13/2008 - 8:19am.

Israel petition urges no attack on Iran

Over 100 academics and peace activists joined forces Wednesday to petition the Israeli government against attacking Iran, claiming that Israel should give more credence to current diplomatic efforts.  read more »

Submitted by AIFC on Thu, 08/07/2008 - 8:08am.