It appears Iran is about to put the finishing touches to its first nuclear weapon – which it has promised to deposit upon Israel at the earliest possible opportunity.
If this unpleasantness is to be avoided, it is important the United States and Israel – with a bit of support from the United Kingdom and France – organise a pre-emptive strike.
We already know Cameron and Obama are not best buddies, and the entente between Cameron and Sarkozy is not exactly cordial.
Now, thanks to some idle chatter over a live microphone link, it has become clear Obama and Sarkozy are far from enamoured of Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu.
Nothing like a united front in the face of a perceived threat is there?