TITLE

WILL SADDAM GET THE BOMB?

AUTHOR(S)
Garfinkle, Adam
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
National Review;5/13/1991, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites six reasons why the theory of U.S.-Soviet nuclear deterrence should not be applied to considerations of Iraq's ability to attain nuclear capability. Two different scenarios; Argument for preventing Iraq from attaining nuclear capability.
ACCESSION #
9105132564

 

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