Mossad-connected DEBKAfile (DF) claims the plant produced Iranian surface-to-surface Shehab missiles. It pointed fingers at Israel saying its "Air Force has a long record of preemptive attacks (on) an enemy's long-range missiles in the early stages of a conflict."
Saying so perhaps suggests something big against Iran is planned. With US elections days away, expect anything anytime once passed electoral priorities.
Last November and December, Sudanese media accused Israel of attacking two alleged Gaza-bound arms convoys. Four deaths and two injuries were reported. Apache helicopters were involved in December.
At the time, Sudan's military dismissed reports of Israel's involvement. Israel refused comment. It also was silent about other attacks in January and February 2009 after Cast Lead ended.
One attack attributed to Israel targeted a Sudanese truck convoy allegedly carrying weapons to Gaza. Over 100 deaths resulted. A second attack bombed a Sudanese ship. Weapons smuggling was suggested.
In April 2011, Sudan's Foreign Minister Ali Karti accused Israel of attacking Port Sudan and killing two people. "This is absolutely an Israeli attack," he said. A foreign aircraft missile struck a car. Israel neither confirmed or denied involvement.
Former prime minister Ehud Olmert stressed Israel's "long arm." Its history reflects numerous false flags, other attacks, targeted assassinations, and other lawless acts abroad and against Occupied Palestine.
Israel's rogue state credentials are longstanding and well-known. Indeed it may be responsible for attacking the Khartoum plant.
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