Talk:Israeli nuclear program
Selling weapons to South Africa?
News story claiming documents made public by current SA gov't show Israel offered the old Apartheid gov't both nuclear weapons & delivery systems. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/israel/7757687/Israel-offered-to-sell-South-Africa-nuclear-weapons.html
Other stories have Israeli PM denying it and various commentators offering divergent opinions. Sandy Harris 05:47, 22 June 2010 (UTC)
- It's probably more complicated than that. Almost certainly, there was an exchange program; South Africa, after all, had uranium and the means to refine it. There's also speculation that Israel and Taiwan might have such a relationship.
- No one has yet given a satisfactory explanation of the Vela Event. Main reference: Richelson's Spying on the Bomb plus documents at the National Security Archive, George Washington University. Howard C. Berkowitz 16:36, 22 June 2010 (UTC)