Iran on the Verge of Nuclear Weapons Capability

Tuesday, November 08, 2011

The International Atomic Energy Agency is set to release a report that accuses Iran of using foreign aid to get to fund its nuclear weapons capability. Israel's prime minister and president have already warned that they are taking this very seriously, even threatening military intervention. There is also talk of a preemptive strike by the Israelis to confront Iran's nuclear weapons.

Hans Blix, former director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency between 1981 and 1998, and chairman of United Nations Monitoring, Verification and Inspection Commission for Iraq between 2000 and 2003, discusses how other nations plan to deal with this new report.

Guests:

Hans Martin Blix

Comments [4]

carl, queens, ny

if iran were to build a nuc., what are they going to do with it, shove it up their keista?.. first, it may backfire and blow up in their face ...or if it works, kill 6 & a half million zionists, along with millions of muslims etc., not to mention 80 million irainians.. common sense alone says it's to keep their enemies at bay, just like a rattle snakes rattle...

Nov. 08 2011 10:06 PM
listener

Considering that the Iranian leadership have vowed to eliminate Israel and they kind of need a nuke to do that task, it may explain their interest in getting one.
Meanwhile as Iran goes nuclear, the US administration is engaged in drastic cuts in military spending to the cheers of "progressives" so interested in human rights.

Smart power.

Nov. 08 2011 11:33 AM
carl, queens ny

tough talkin ms. con. rice, mitt romney and many others,. like to say ''everythink is on the table'', regarding iran, etc..why do we think we are the only ones with a table?..hasn't 9/11 taught us anything? it seems to me that every nation has a table, even if it's a folding table, it's a table nevertheless..

Nov. 08 2011 11:28 AM
carl, queens,ny

were do the iranians get their nerve from?.. looking to introduce a nuclear bomb in a beautiful bedroom community..do the russians, pakastanis, indians or their dear friends the israels have any?.. of course not, so why are these trouble making irainians looking to open up a can of worms?.. these countries, along with us americans, have every right doing a ''mexican hat dance'' on this rogue nation..

Nov. 08 2011 10:13 AM

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