"You intend to act. Sit down and shut up. Decide secretly if you're attacking, and if you decide to attack, attack. But what are you talking for? So that the Iranians will be even more prepared and ready their missiles to target us?"
"You are going to endanger our entire country, everything we have built. Both the country physically and the economy."- Advertisement -
Opposition leader Shaul Mofaz echoed his comments, saying:
"Israel cannot act alone to prevent the Iranian nuclear program at this time. Such action might bring us into a very difficult war."- Advertisement -
Days earlier, Mofaz called Netanyahu "confused, stressed out and unfocused. (He) lost the trust of the security chiefs," Obama and Shimon Peres. Former Mossad head Efraim Halevy fears a generation of war if Israel attacks Iran.
"We have to take into account the possibility that if we attack Iran's nuclear facilities, there will no longer be a political horizon in regard to Iran or sanctions against Iran."
"We have to deploy for the possibility that while the immediate result of the operation will be Israel's glorification in the Sunni Arab world, the later result will be a sharp anti-Israeli public wave in the spirit of the Arab Spring."- Advertisement -
"We need to understand that after the attack, a deep Israeli complex will develop in Iran, one that crosses parties and opinions and communities, because we will become the symbol of those that humiliated Iran and prevented it from restoring its greatness."