Netanyahu knows his diagrams

Posted to Miscellaneous  |  Tags: ,  |  Nathan Yau

Yes, this is real. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used a bomb-shaped diagram to illustrate the line that must be drawn to prevent Iran from creating nuclear weapons. No doubt this a serious matter, but I'm not sure the drawing lends value to the message.



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