Bush in 2003: “No tolerance for nukes in N Korea”

“We will not tolerate nuclear weapons in North Korea”.  In a blunt message to North Korea, US and Japan have demanded a “complete, verifiable and irreversible elimination” of Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons programme, advancing efforts to forge a united front on the issue.  “We will not tolerate nuclear weapons in North Korea. We will not settle… Read More Bush in 2003: “No tolerance for nukes in N Korea”

Iran nuke will lead to Islamic nuclear race

Saudi Arabia has invested in Pakistani nuclear weapons projects, and believes it could obtain atomic bombs at will. This was reported by BBC Newsnight Wednesday. A senior NATO decision-maker said he had seen intelligence reporting that nuclear weapons made in Pakistan on behalf of Saudi Arabia are now sitting ready for delivery. Gary Samore, until… Read More Iran nuke will lead to Islamic nuclear race

30 nations military exercise in Gulf put pressure on Israel

In face of rising tensions over Iran’s nuke program, warships assemble from 30 different countries for military exercise. Warships from around the world were assembling in the Gulf on Sunday for what the US military described as the most widely attended international naval exercise ever held in the Middle East. The exercise, which Washington says… Read More 30 nations military exercise in Gulf put pressure on Israel

US doubt Israel acting alone will be able to stop Iran

Speaking to the press, General Martin Dempsey says Israeli attack could only delay Tehran’s nuclear progress; Panetta: Israel hasn’t yet made a decision to attack. Israel has yet to make a decision whether or not to strike Iran’s nuclear facilities, U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said on Tuesday, as the American chief of staff estimated… Read More US doubt Israel acting alone will be able to stop Iran

Israelis warns Bibi: Do not strike Iran alone

Vast majority of Israelis against unilateral military strike on Iran. Israeli Jews prefer Obama over all republican rivals. Only 19 percent of Israelis support an attack against Iran without the backing of the United States, a new poll released on Wednesday found. In the poll conducted by Shibley Telhami, Brookings Nonresident Senior Fellow and the… Read More Israelis warns Bibi: Do not strike Iran alone