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"Disavowing the Iran NIE: Smoke Screens or Smoking Guns?"

Alireza Jafarzadeh speaks at a press conference organized by the Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran in Brussels, Feb. 20, 2008. The Iranian opposition movement alleged that they had evidence of Iran's secret nuclear weapons program.
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"Disavowing the Iran NIE: Smoke Screens or Smoking Guns?"

Op-Ed, Human Events

February 20, 2008

Author: Chuck Freilich, Senior Fellow, International Security Program

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: International Security


"US policymakers, too, will have to give increasing thought to the options for living with a nuclear Iran, as well as to Israel's considerations. How the US engages with Israel and others regarding the NIE, will have a major effect on crucial decisions they will have to make in the coming months, as well as the long term prospects for containing Iran's nukes."


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Freilich, Chuck. "Disavowing the Iran NIE: Smoke Screens or Smoking Guns?." Human Events, February 20, 2008.

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