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Iran’s Nuclear Dilemma

The analysis below looks at why Iran has suddenly decided to improve its relations with the IAEA, the problems ahead, and the path which Khamenei is likely to take. http://www.realclearworld.com/articles/2009/08/24/irans_nuclear_dilemma__97091.html

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Iran: Is the nuclear threat imminent?

Early this week, Major-General Amos Yadlin, the head of Israel’s Military Intelligence stated that:

“Iran has crossed the technological threshold. Reaching a military-grade nuclear capability is a question of synchronising its strategy with the production of a nuclear bomb”.

The short analysis below looks at the challenges Iran faces from here to the bomb, and realistically, what Israel can do to slow down Iran’s progress.