Why would Romney say this,
He would “respect” an Israeli decision for military action to prevent Iran from gaining nuclear capability, a campaign adviser said.
“Make no mistake: The ayatollahs in Tehran are testing our moral defenses. They want to know who will object, and who will look the other way,” Romney says in a foreign policy speech set for Sunday afternoon. “My message to the people of Israel and the leaders of Iran is one and the same: I will not look away; and neither will my country.”
except to get votes from ignorant evangelicals.
I refuse to believe that skilled diplomats (of course Romney has none in his camp) cannot find a way to defuse the situation in the middle east.
Then again if you have a lot of shares in companies that make armaments, you may get rich as the stock price goes up.