Archive for March, 2012

Obama’s Nuclear-Free Vision Faces Reality Check

Obama’s Nuclear-Free Vision Faces Reality Check

Shortly after taking office, President Barack Obama set the goal of eventually ridding the world of nuclear weapons as a central theme of his presidency and pledged...

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Lessons From Israel’s Operation Babylon<p style='font-size:14px;'>By Azriel Bermant</p>

Lessons From Israel’s Operation Babylon

By Azriel Bermant

As speculation grows regarding an Israeli attack on Iran’s nuclear installations, Israel’s audacious, deeply controversial raid of June 7 1981 on Iraq’s...

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Intel Shows Iran Nucelar Threat Not Imminent

Intel Shows Iran Nucelar Threat Not Imminent

The United States, European allies and even Israel generally agree on three things about Iran’s nuclear program: Tehran does not have a bomb, has not decided...

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Russia Exasperated With US Over Missile Defense

Russia Exasperated With US Over Missile Defense

A top Russian defense official today signaled growing frustration with the US, which has refused to provide legal guarantees that a planned missile-defense shield...

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Nuclear Weapons Policy: It’s 2012, Not 1992<p style='font-size:14px;'>By Heather Hurlburt

Nuclear Weapons Policy: It’s 2012, Not 1992

By Heather Hurlburt

From speeches by Rep. Turner (R-Ohio), to an op-ed by former White House staff in these pages, the debate over U.S. nuclear policy appears to be heating up. Recent...

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Momentum Stalls on Obama Nuclear Agenda

Momentum Stalls on Obama Nuclear Agenda

Shortly after taking office, U.S. President Barack Obama set the goal of eventually ridding the world of nuclear weapons as a central theme of his presidency and...

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Pakistan Nuclear Program – India and China Soft Duel

Pakistan Nuclear Program – India and China Soft Duel

Pakistan’s uneasy relationship with India explains its acquisition of nuclear weapons. Initially Pakistan seemed to have been seeking only civilian nuclear capabilities.

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How close is Iran to getting a nuclear weapon?

How close is Iran to getting a nuclear weapon?

Debate is swirling about how to stop Iran from getting a nuclear weapon, should it take the decision to develop one.

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Obama’s Controversial Plan for Nuclear Sanity<p style='font-size:14px;'>By Richard Schiffman</p>

Obama’s Controversial Plan for Nuclear Sanity

By Richard Schiffman

Iran Worried U.S. Might Be Building 8,500th Nuclear Weapon,” read the headline. This front page banner in the satirical weekly, The Onion may not have gotten...

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A Horse Worth the Price

A Horse Worth the Price

The deal with North Korea is good for America. It might just turn out to be great

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