All in the context of how Israel obtained nuclear know how/weapons. You may also care to read: " The National Security Archive." 'Israel Crosses the Threshold.' http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB189/index.htm And by the way Brod, it is thanks to the Arabs/Islam for science, mathematics, physics, ophthalmology, chemistry... have you forgotten the Dark Ages? Jews, Greeks, Hindus and others have also contributed to todays knowledge, but what is sadly often overlooked is the wonderful natural medicines and spirituality (the holistic self) known to native peoples that we in our ignorant technological world are destroying... without the natural world, we are all nothing.
from the article: Report: Nixon feared Israeli nukes would spur arms race