Saudi Arabia Going Nuclear? Yup

Posted: July 21, 2010 in Iran, Middle East, Nuclear Power, Nuclear Proliferation, Saudi Arabia
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The Saudis are one of many nations who are not too far from Iran and who have an interest in nuclear power.  Hmm.

Well in fairness, the Saudis have had an interest in nuclear power for some time.  Still…

Could there be an interest in moving beyond nuclear power?  It depends.

All in all, it seems nuclear “capabilities” are to Middle East states as anabolic steroids are to Barry Bonds–they provide an enhanced sense of self-esteem, power, and ability.

Read the full article at the Carnegie link as you wish.


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