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Israel Builds 15 Nuclear Bombs

In 1977, Rolling Stone reporters Howard Koh and Barbara Newman revealed how Israeli intelligence agents acquired enriched uranium from a Pennsylvania nuclear plant and hijacked trucks in England and France. Israel used the nuclear material to fashion at least 15 nuclear bombs to use as a last-resort in a Mid-East war. The news stunned the international community. Read "How Israel Got the Nuclear Bomb" from Issue 253 in All Access now.
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