Tag archive for ‘Nuclear weapons’
Louis Rene Beres On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Israel’s Preemption Lesson

By Louis René Beres Ten years ago, on Sept. 6, 2007, Israel quietly launched Operation Orchard, a preemptive attack against Syrian nuclear facilities. It is only because of this foresighted operation, and earlier, More...

Louis Rene Beres On Monday, August 14th, 2017

President Trump, North Korea and Nuclear War

  By Louis René Beres Increasingly, Donald Trump is showing palpable signs of debility. Most worrisome, in this sobering display, is the president’s conspicuously proud disregard for science, history, More...

Louis Rene Beres On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Between Pyongyang, Washington and Jerusalem: Intersecting Nuclear Nightmares

By Louis René Beres “The terrible ‘ifs’ accumulate.” (Winston Churchill) A tense war of words between North Korea and the United States continues to overheat. Although Washington’s More...

Shai Genish On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

US Air Force Tests Unarmed Intercontinental Minuteman Iii Ballistic Missile

  Days after North Korea fired the second missile in less than a month, into the Sea of Japan, the U.S. Air Force launched an unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) early Wednesday morning from More...

Louis Rene Beres On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Rationality Can’t Be Assumed in Potential North Korea Conflict

  By Louis Rene Beres In large measure, the rising nuclear threat from North Korea will depend on the discernible rationality or irrationality of the North Korean leader. Moreover, although very few American More...

Louis Rene Beres On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Deterring North Korea Requires More Than Basic Common Sense

“It is in the thick of a calamity,” says Albert Camus in “The Plague,” “that one gets hardened to the truth, in other words, to silence.” Unless we plan comprehensively and prudently More...

News Brief On Friday, August 21st, 2015

77 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Experts Come Out in Favor of Iran Deal

  26 former Jewish leaders call on Congress to approve Iran deal Fractured American Jewish community is first victim of Iran nuclear deal U.S. opponents and proponents of Iran deal both gaining momentum Over 70 More...

JNS On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Extended to July 7

Last week, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei rejected several key components agreed to under the framework nuclear deal in April, such as a long-term freeze on nuclear research, delayed lifting More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Backtracks on Nuclear Talks

– – The supreme leader of Iran, the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has taken a new harder line in his nation’s nuclear negotiations with the West. He made comments last night on Iranian state television More...

News Brief On Monday, June 8th, 2015

Haaretz Exclusive: Israel Tested ‘Dirty-Bomb Cleanup’ In the Desert

Israel recently carried out a series of tests in the desert in conjunction with a four-year project at the Dimona nuclear reactor to measure the damage and other implications of the detonation of a so-called “dirty” More...

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