Tuesday, November 08, 2011

Jason Ditz: Russia, China Warn US Against Attacking Iran

Lavrov Says Attacking Iran Would Be ‘Serious Mistake’

by Jason Ditz, Antiwar.com,  November 07, 2011
Faced with a round of threats and speculations of an impending war so shrill that it has sent oil prices soaring, Russia and China were quick today to caution the United States against launching an attack on Iran.

Attacking Iran would be a “very serious mistake fraught with unpredictable consequences,” warned Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, while China expressed concern that the threats were harming the prospects of diplomacy.

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