Nuclear Bomb

Even without nuclear weapons, and free of economic sanctions, a resurgent Iran would pose a serious threat to regional stability.

Jay Friedel
Dec. 18 2013 12:00AM

Historically speaking, pacts of mutual advantage involving dictatorships, like the one between the P5+1 nations and Iran, are not worth the paper they’re written on.

Victor Davis Hanson
Dec. 6 2013 12:00AM

Is the interim agreement between the P5+1 countries and Iran binding on any party? It wouldn’t appear so.

Nov. 29 2013 12:00AM

We are paying in American prestige to negotiate with Ayatollah Khamenei. Others will pay in blood.

Nov. 26 2013 12:00AM

The big question is not how Washington will handle Tehran’s inevitable violations of the nuclear agreement struck over the weekend, but how it will. . .

Nov. 25 2013 12:00AM

A military strike is the only way to avoid Tehran’s otherwise inevitable march to nuclear weapons, and the region-wide proliferation that will surely follow.

Nov. 25 2013 12:00AM

A strike on Iran’s nuclear infrastructure would be a risky and complicated military operation, but Israeli ingenuity and determination could lead to a great success.

Nov. 22 2013 12:00AM

France’s opposition to a nuclear accord with Iran may have come as a shock to the White House, but it was consistent with the foreign. . .

Tsilla Hershco
Nov. 15 2013 12:00AM

By refusing to abandon construction of a heavy-water reactor, Iran has laid bare its determination to produce plutonium—and thereby a nuclear bomb.

Jeremy Bernstein
Nov. 13 2013 12:00AM

Washington is in a position to demand the most stringent of nuclear accords and should pay scant attention to Iran’s oft-proclaimed red lines.

Nov. 8 2013 5:00AM

In its pursuit of nuclear weapons, Iran poses a threat of paramount urgency to global trade, security, and stability; negotiations are doing nothing to. . .

Nov. 1 2013 12:00AM

Iran looks set to promise the West that it won’t produce nuclear weapons, but no outsider will be able to know whether it actually. . .

Max Singer
Oct. 15 2013 12:00AM

Western sanctions have made it harder than ever for Iran to acquire the means to build a nuclear bomb; and yet it is still acquiring them.

Emanuele Ottolenghi
Sept. 12 2013 12:00AM

Despite amateurish diplomacy, Iran has successfully enlisted the help of several African countries to acquire uranium, right under the nose of the West.

Armin Rosen
Aug. 7 2013 12:00AM