“The Iranian nation will wipe the strain of regret on the foreheads of those who want to bring about injustice”, President Ahmadinejad scorned at a recent rally in the province of Zanjan . Iran “will cut off the hands of any aggressor”, any attack would be met with a response [...]
TOKYO – Chief Cabinet Secretary Shinzo Abe, now widely believed to be a shoo-in to succeed Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi in September, has made it clear, if ever there was any doubt, that he will pursue an ultra-conservative, nationalistic and pro-US political and foreign-policy agenda.
The U.S. military is operating under the assumption that Iran is five to eight years away from being able to build its first nuclear weapon, a time span that explains a general lack of urgency within the Bush administration to use air strikes to disable Tehran’s atomic program.
Long discounted by arms control critics, traditional nonproliferation efforts now are undergoing urgent review and reconsideration even by their supporters. Why? In large part, because the current crop of nonproliferation understandings are ill-suited to check the spread of emerging long-range missile, biological, and nuclear technologies.
Attempts to develop a legally [...]
This list is an estimate of the countries that will be capable of building nuclear weapons by 2015. Most of these countries probably will not actually build nuclear weapons by 2015, but they will be in position to rapidly build (within a year or two) these weapons if the need arises. This build-up will certainly [...]
U.S. intelligence officials have said Pakistan will be a failed state by 2015, the Times of India reported Sunday.
An assessment report compiled by the CIA and other U.S. intelligence agencies forecasts a Yugoslavia-like fate for Pakistan, thanks to civil war, Talibanization and a struggle for control of nuclear weapons.
Pakistan will not [...]
JERUSALEM – Hezbollah, with the help of Iran, has started building underground war bunkers in Palestinian camps in south Lebanon just a few miles from the Israeli border, according to senior Lebanese officials.
During its 34-day confrontation with Hezbollah in Lebanon, Israel destroyed scores of complex Hezbollah bunkers that snaked [...]
LONDON, August 30 (IranMania) – In a nuclear programme that began before the Islamic revolution, Iran has succeeded in enriching uranium to levels required to produce atomic fuel but has still yet to complete its first reactor, AFP reported.
If, in the face of repeated threats and provocation by an aggressive dictatorship, you refuse to go to war, the war will eventually come to you.
That’s the meaning of Iran’s de facto declaration of war against Israel–which is, ultimately, a new war Iran is waging against the [...]
An Australian MP has drawn parallels between Nazi Germany and the Chinese Communist regime following the release of an independent report into the killing of Falun Gong practitioners for their bodily organs.