France just helped test it - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 08.11.10 | 19:29 (IST)

    Israel didn't really have room to test a bomb of that scale. Not enough land you see. Israel had an early design of its own, which once proven, using some foreign heavy manufacturing resources, made bargaining possible, it got a bigger design from America, which it then improved upon, then refined and developed enhanced radiation weapons, that even America never actually built. Israel sits on its considerable arsenal, two or three times what most people suspect and won't use it, unless it is a matter of life and death, better it doesn't come to that.

    from the article: Biden to American Jewry: U.S. determined to stop Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons
    First published 05:06 08.11.10 | Last updated 05:06 08.11.10
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