Use restraint in Iran

 

Re the Feb. 26 letter Second Holocaust: A first strike against Iran will bring on a global depression and lead to a third world war. Given that recent preemptive wars have been epic failures, rates of anti-Semitism will climb as people tire of seeing their children die in battle and paying $10 a gallon at the gas pump.

Iran is four times the size of Iraq. A strike should be undertaken only as a last resort. The Six-Day War proved that Israel can take care of itself. Armchair hawks have no place in this debate.

Barry Rabinowitz, Plantation

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