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Israel’s Next Step

March 5, 2012

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Next Monday the Prime Minister of Israel will arrive in Washington, D.C. for an important security meeting with the President of the United States, Barack Obama. The focus of the meeting will be the ever-rising threat of a nuclear Iran. According to Israeli newspapers, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will request that the U.S. deliver an […]

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Time for a New Strategy

February 15, 2012

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Despite the continued international pressure, sanctions, sabotage, and threats of attack from Israel, Iran’s acclaimed civil nuclear program has continued to prosper in what many believe is the production of a nuclear weapon. On the 33rd anniversary of the Iranian Islamic Revolution last Saturday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announced that he will reveal his country’s […]

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Our Friend’s Nuclear Toy

February 1, 2012

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The possibility of Iran developing a nuclear weapons program may seem to be more of a threat to Israel than to the United States, but Israel’s nuclear capacity changes the situation. It is believed that Israel obtained nuclear weapons in the 1960’s, although the first mention of them was not until 1986. Israel  has maintained […]

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Limited Objectives

January 23, 2012

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In recent weeks the news had been awash with news of Iran’s burgeoning nuclear program. Although the United States and the European Union have sought to find solutions to the problem other than war and violence, GOP candidates and Israeli spokespeople continue to advocate striking out against Iran militarily. Iran, in response, has threatened to […]

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Why is Syria Different

December 8, 2011

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A political cartoon depicts President Bashir Al-Assad of Syria as the grim reaper of Syria.             According to the United Nations, over 4,000 people, including over 300 children, have been killed in Syria during the Arab Spring unrest.  The Arab League has repeatedly passed resolutions and sanctions on Syria.  Recently […]

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