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The Hazard of Nukes

The perils of proliferation in the post-Cold War world.

Jun 20, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 38 • By MICHAEL ANTON
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Twice Rosenbaum mentions the “Samson Option,” an alleged Israeli plan for widespread retaliation should that nation’s survival seem mortally threatened. It’s uncertain why Rosenbaum brings it up, but perhaps that very uncertainty will itself help induce a little uncertainly in the right chanceries—and caves.

Michael Anton is policy director at Keep America Safe.

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