Trump, national security and nuclear war

A sorely needed assessment. Where should American nuclear policy go from here?Prof. Louis René Beres, 1/2/2019, 11:01 PM

Obama granted citizenship to 2,500 Iranians before nuclear deal

Obama White House issued citizenship orders as 'favor to senior Iranian officials linked to President Rouhani'.Mordechai Sones, 7/3/2018, 2:15 AM

Future requirements of Israel's nuclear strategy

Preventing nightmares of different sort. Special to Israel National News.Prof. Louis René Beres, 6/23/2018, 10:59 PM

British Foreign Secretary responds to Netanyahu’s Iran speech

'That Iran conducted sensitive research in secret until 2003 shows why we need intrusive inspections allowed by Iran nuclear deal today.'Mordechai Sones, 5/1/2018, 5:33 PM

Did Israel ask Germany to resize submarine for nuclear missiles?

Report: Israel asked Germany to lengthen submarines, causing Germany to think Israel planned on using them for nuclear missiles.Tzvi Lev, New York, 10/11/2017, 8:19 PM

One B61 US Nuke delivers $1.2 billion worth of Tomahawk TNT

One B61 US Nuke Delivers $1.2 Billion Worth of Tomahawk TNT. Do the cost-benefit analysis here. Mark Langfan, 10/10/2017, 1:22 PM

Russia can cause tsunami near US with ocean-buried nuclear bombs

Former Russian military officer claims nuclear bombs buried in ocean near America can be detonated causing tsunamis on eastern seaboard.Yoel Domb, 5/2/2017, 4:30 PM

MUST READ: Putin is repeating Stalin's most catastrophic mistake

Iran can manufacture nuclear bombs in weeks, thanks to the Obama deal, and it will become a deadly nuclear world power in a matter of a few short years. Putin is supplying the raw material. It has to stop. Mark Langfan, 2/20/2017, 10:00 AM

Israel's nuclear strategy and US national security

Gen. Barry McCaffrey, the most decorated four-star general in the US and a loyal friend of Israel, sent a postscript to Prof. Beres' article. The Beres article is too long for A7 to post, so we have posted the link, followed by the postscript. Prof. Louis René Beres, 1/2/2017, 6:41 PM

Powell: Israel has 200 nukes pointed at Iran

Ex-Secretary of State wrote in 2015 e-mail: "The boys in Tehran know Israel has 200, all targeted on Tehran, and we have thousands."Gil Ronen, 9/17/2016, 8:02 PM

Experts cast doubt on North Korea H-bomb test report

While blast was definitely some kind of nuclear device, experts say it was far smaller than a hydrogen bomb as Pyongyang claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2016, 6:23 PM

Chaos and 2nd Cold War, Part II: Israel's Nuclear Strategy

Scholars know, for good reason, that the conventional wisdom is often unwise.Prof. Louis René Beres, 10/11/2015, 7:07 AM

Former Algerian Minister: We Need Nuclear Bomb to Drive Out Jews

'We need nuclear bombs [...] to tell the Jews to leave Palestine,' former minister threatens at Islamist event.Tova Dvorin, 9/25/2015, 4:22 PM

Strategies for Israel After Failed American Diplomacy

Israel will have no choice in determining the mindset of its enemies and after the failure of American nuclear diplomacy, it will need to sort through a broad variety of scenarios, and take steps against a now-nearly nuclear Iran.Prof. Louis René Beres, 7/2/2015, 9:11 AM

Narratives of Nuclear Warfare in the Middle East

An analysis of Israel's strategic future, with and without rational enemies.Prof. Louis René Beres, 6/23/2015, 6:58 PM

Report: Israel Recently Tested 'Dirty Bombs'

Detonations carried out in the desert tested what would happen if enemies used radioactive bomb.Arutz Sheva, 6/8/2015, 3:05 PM

Obama’s Doomsday Plan for Israel – A Terrifying Possibility

It is entirely possible that there is a clause in the agreement that parallels the Kennedy Doctrine, except that it is aimed against Israel. Jack Engelhard, 3/29/2015, 6:54 AM

Saudi Arabia Could Buy the Bomb

Experts fear the first country to go nuclear after a deal won’t be Iran, but Saudi Arabia.Gedalyah Reback, 3/25/2015, 6:42 AM

Concentration Country

There is a real existential threat to Israel. And that's why Netanyahu went to Congress.Prof. Shmuel Neumann, 3/6/2015, 8:21 AM

Iran Has the Bomb

A prudent U.S. foreign and defense policy would assume that Iran's nuclear weapons program is probably on a par with North Korea's. Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, 2/26/2014, 10:36 AM

Can Israel and a Nuclear Iran Coexist?

Two scorpions in a bottle?Prof. Louis René Beres, 2/19/2014, 10:29 PM

WATCH: Iranian Film Shows 'Nuclear Attack' on Israel

Latest in a series of digital saber-rattling illustrates aggressive Iranian response to theoretical military strike on nuclear program.Ari Soffer, 2/18/2014, 12:32 PM

'Nuclear Bomb Necessary to Put Down Israel'

Iranian cleric and lawmaker reveals that Iran 'needs' a nuclear weapon to 'wipe Israel off the map'; also reveals US 'need' for Iran deal.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 1:13 AM

Bennett Warns: Iran Deal Could Cause Nuclear Attack on US

In response to breaking news of deal between world powers, nuclear Iran, Bennett issues warning of long-term implications.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 8:53 AM

Obama's Nebulous Nuclear Sellout Leads to Iran War

No doubt about it: the crippling sanctions and the looming shadow of threat of military force is what brought the Islamic republic to the negotiating table.Obama's waffling is a red flag, his secret deal a diplomatic hoax.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 11/18/2013, 8:36 AM

Bennett: Iranian Nuclear Weapon a Threat to the West

In an interview with Fox News, Economics Minister Naftali Bennett says Iran must be stopped from acquiring nuclear weapons.David Lev, 11/10/2013, 8:50 PM

Revealed: US Nearly Dropped Nuclear Bomb on North Carolina

Secret documents published by British paper show the US Air Force nearly detonated a nuclear bomb over North Carolina.Maayana Miskin, 9/22/2013, 1:39 PM

Israel's Increasingly Complex Nuclear Imperatives, Pt I

Though the logic of deterrence has always rested upon an assumption of rationality, history reveals the persistent fragility of any such understanding.Prof. Louis René Beres, 4/2/2013, 11:30 PM

Explaining Bibi's Red Line (With a Bit of H.S. Chem.)

Uranium enrichment: Reaching the 20% U235 is the uphill-tough-sledding part. To then go from 20% U235 to 90% U235 is really the downhill-easy-run part. And Israel is a one bomb country. Mark Langfan, 3/2/2013, 8:06 PM

Officials: Iran's Ability to Hit Back at Israel Limited

Iran's ability to attack Israel has been compromised significantly in the past year, intelligence officials saidDavid Lev, 1/3/2013, 9:33 AM

Report: Iran Building Powerful Nuclear Device

Iran is planning to build a nuclear bomb with at least triple the force of the bomb that destroyed Hiroshima in World War II, diagrams showDavid Lev, 11/27/2012, 9:12 PM

Ahmadinejad: Only Retarded Nations Have Nukes

Has Ahmadinejad called himself retarded? He says mentally retarded country have nuclear weapons. His nuclear program is for “peace.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/11/2012, 10:34 AM

Egyptians: We Want Nuclear Bombs and to Break Treaty with Israel

Most Egyptians want their country and Iran to have nuclear bombs. They also favor ties with the Islamic Republic, according to a poll. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/21/2012, 9:51 AM

Experts Confirm Bibi’s D-Day: Iranian Bomb in Several Months

Experts confirm Netanyahu’s warning: Iran can have enough enriched uranium in 4 months to produce a nuclear bomb next year. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/9/2012, 7:45 AM