The mythical "suitcase bomb". - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 14.12.05 | 01:12 (IST)

    "If Israel`s air strike fails to desroy Iran`s ability to enrich uranium, and the Iranians are able develop the bomb, then a big risk would be Iranian agents smuggling a "suitcase" bomb into Israel or NYC for revenge. " - Orquest The smallest bomb the US ever deployed, the SADM, an atomic demolition munition, was still barely a 'suitcase' bomb. Moreover, it took a great deal of empirical testing to develop such a small device. The 'threat' to the US and Israel from Iran would probably follow their past practice. Israel would see money and arms flow to Hezbollah, and the US would see money and arms flow to the Shiite militias in Iraq.

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    First published 00:00 13.12.05 | Last updated 00:00 13.12.05
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