Shapiro: US, J'lem planning for 'all options' on Iran

February 23, 2012 20:49


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US Ambassador Dan Shapiro said Thursday that not only are all options on the table in relation to Iran, but that planning is underway to ensure that those options can be used if it becomes necessary.

Shapiro, speaking to Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, said that while the strategy for now was clearly to apply diplomatic and economic sanctions on Iran to isolate it, "all other options are on the table and more than that, the necessary planning is being done to ensure that those options are actually available if at any time they become necessary."

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