Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is using Iran as a way to distract both
Israelis and the world at large from the Palestinian issue, Nabil Sha'ath, the
Fatah Commissioner for International Affairs said on Thursday.
compared the Prime Minister’s fear-mongering to former President George W.
Bush’s insistence of Saddam Hussein’s weapons of mass destruction in the lead-up
to the American invasion of Iraq.
“We’re afraid that a so-called
preventive attack on Iran might also destroy us,” Shaath said. “We are being
dragged by the people of Israel to a slaughterhouse that is not of our choice.”