February 3, 2013
Untold Story of the Syria Reactor Bombing
Elliott Abrams, Commentary Magazine
As the civil war in Syria enters its third year, there is much discussion of the regime’s chemical weapons and whether Syria’s Bashar al-Assad will unleash them against Syrian rebels, or whether a power vacuum after Assad’s fall might make those horrific tools available to the highest bidder. The conversation centers on Syria’s chemical weaponry, not on something vastly more serious: its nuclear weaponry. It well might have. This is the inside story of why it does not.
TAGGED: Middle East, George W. Bush, Ehud Olmert, United States, Syria