Known as the Mr. Fix-it on the economy, while the economy is the dominating issue in the election season. There is one national security and foreign policy issue, that could be described as Obama's greatest failure during his term. That is the threat we are facing of a possible nuclear Iran.
While in public opinion polls, Mitt Romney fares pretty low compared to the president when it comes to foreign policy, there is one field that he is most trusted with among all of Americans, with a commanding lead and that is: dealing with the Iranian threat. According to the latest PEW Research survey, among those who describe Iran as a very important issue in this election (47%), 54% would vote for Mitt Romney and 40% for President Obama. That is a +14 lead for Romney.
PM Netanyahu Speaking today at the Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony at Yad Vashem, said people who dismiss Iranian threat as an exaggeration have learned nothing from Holocaust.
"A nuclear Iran is an existential threat on the State of Israel and also on the rest of the world," Netanyahu said. "We have an obligation to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons. It's the world's obligation, but above all it is our obligation.