French magazine: Israel might attack Iran after December

French magazine Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 15, 2009 03:27

Israel is planning to carry out military attacks in Iran after December, a French magazine reported Thursday overnight. According to a report in Le Canard enchainé quoted by Israel Radio, Jerusalem has already ordered from a French food manufacturer high-quality combat rations for soldiers serving in elite units and also asked reservists of these units staying abroad to return to Israel. The magazine reports further that in a recent visit to France, IDF Chief of General Staff Gabi Ashkenazi told his French counterpart Jean-Louis Georgelin that Israel is not planning to bomb Iran, but may send elite troops to conduct activities on the ground there. These, according to the magazine, may involve sabotage to nuclear facilities as well as assassinations of top Iranian nuclear scientists. The Jerusalem Post cuold not confirm Le Canard enchainé's report.


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