“An operation of this nature would result in significant military and civilian casualties, particularly if nuclear weapons are used.
"The expanded budget for the war in Afghanistan currently debated in the US Congress is also intended to be used in the eventuality of an attack on Iran.
"Within a scenario of escalation, Iranian troops could cross the border into Iraq and Afghanistan.
"In turn, military escalation using nuclear weapons could lead us into a World War III scenario, extending beyond the Middle East Central Asian region.
"In a very real sense, this military project, which has been on the Pentagon's drawing board for more than five years, threatens the future of humanity.”
Towards a World War III Scenario?
The Role of Israel in Triggering an Attack on Iran
Part II The Military Road Map
By Michel Chossudovsky
Global Research, August 13, 2010
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