Jericho (missile)
Jericho is a general designation given to the Israeli ballistic missiles. The name is taken from the first development contract for the Jericho I signed between Israel and Dassault in 1963, with the c...
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Asher Karni
Asher Karni (Hebrew: אשר קרני‎; born 1954) is a Hungarian-born Israeli citizen and South African businessman. He is, perhaps, best known for his financial involvement and support for both the P...
Dimona
Dimona (Hebrew: דִּימוֹנָה) is an Israeli city in the Negev desert, 36 kilometres (22 mi) to the south of Beersheba and 35 kilometres (22 mi) west of the Dead Sea above the Arava valley in t...
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Project Daniel
Project Daniel was a 2003 Israeli project, commissioned to assess the threat to the nation of Israel from other states in the Middle East, drawing particular attention to Iran, with Iran's nuclear pro...
Israel and weapons of mass destruction
Israel is widely believed to possess weapons of mass destruction, and to be one of four nuclear-armed countries not recognized as a Nuclear Weapons State by the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT)....
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Nuclear weapons and Israel
Israel is widely believed to possess nuclear weapons and to be the sixth country in the world to have developed them, having built its first operational nuclear weapon in December 1966. It is one of ...
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Gerald Schroeder
Gerald Lawrence Schroeder is an Orthodox Jewish physicist, author, lecturer and teacher at College of Jewish Studies Aish HaTorah's Discovery Seminar, Essentials and Fellowships programs and Executive...
Vela Incident
Estimated locationThe Vela Incident, also known as the South Atlantic Flash, was an unidentified "double flash" of light detected by an American Vela Hotel satellite on September 22, 1979, near the Pr...
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Samson Option
The Samson Option is the name that some military analysts and authors have given to Israel's nuclear option. Commentators also have employed the term to refer to situations where non-nuclear, non-Isra...
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Mordechai Vanunu
Mordechai Vanunu (Hebrew: מרדכי ואנונו‎; born 14 October 1954), also known as John Crossman, is a former Israeli nuclear technician who, citing his opposition to weapons of mass destruction, rev...
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Amos de-Shalit
Amos de-Shalit (Hebrew: עמוס דה-שליט‎; September 29, 1926 – September 2, 1969) was a distinguished Israeli nuclear physicist.
Amos de-Shalit was born in 1926 in Jerusalem in the Palestin...
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Igal Talmi
Igal Talmi (Hebrew: יגאל תלמי) (born January 31, 1925) is a distinguished Israeli nuclear physicist.
Igal Talmi was born in 1925 in Kiev, Ukraine, then part of the Soviet Union. His family immig...
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Israel Atomic Energy Commission
Israel Atomic Energy Commission (IAEC) (Hebrew: הוועדה לאנרגיה אטומית) is responsible for the operations of the State of Israel in the nuclear field.
The IAEC was established on 13 June 1952 by Pr...
Amnon Marinov
Amnon Marinov (1930 –2011) was born in Jerusalem in 1930 to parents who emigrated from Russia in the 1920s. In 1948, he joined the Palmach and fought in the Israeli War of Independence. When the war w...
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Israel and the Bomb
Israel and the Bomb is an documentary film about nuclear weapons and Israel and policy of "nuclear ambiguity", produced and directed by Florian Hartung and Dirk Pohlmann. It was broadcast by ARTE on ...
Nuclear energy in Israel
Israel has no nuclear power plants. However, in January 2007, Israeli Infrastructure Minister Binyamin Ben-Eliezer said his country should consider producing nuclear power for civilian purposes.As a ...
Tirosh
Tirosh (Hebrew: תִּירוֹשׁ, lit. Grape juice) is a moshav in central Israel. Located between Beit Shemesh and Kiryat Malakhi, it falls under the jurisdiction of Mateh Yehuda Regional Council. In 2006 i...
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Negev Nuclear Research Center
35°08′40″E / 31.0013°N 35.1445°E / 31.0013; 35.1445The Negev Nuclear Research Center (Hebrew: קריה למחקר גרעיני – נגב‎) is an Israeli nuclear installation located in the...
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Operation Plumbat
Operation Plumbat is the name given to what is believed to have been an Israeli covert operation in 1968 to obtain yellowcake (processed uranium ore) to support the Israeli nuclear weapons effort.Fran...
The Apollo Affair
The Apollo Affair was a 1965 incident in which a US company, Nuclear Materials and Equipment Corporation (NUMEC), in the Pittsburgh suburbs of Apollo and Parks Township, Pennsylvania was investigated ...
Ernst David Bergmann
Ernst David Bergmann (Hebrew: ארנסט דוד ברגמן‎; born 1903; died April 6, 1975) was an Israeli nuclear scientist and chemist. He is often considered the father of the Israeli nuclear program.
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Policy of deliberate ambiguity
A policy of deliberate ambiguity (also known as a policy of strategic ambiguity) is the practice by a country of being intentionally ambiguous on certain aspects of its foreign policy or whether it po...
Yuval Ne'eman
Yuval Ne'eman (Hebrew: יובל נאמן‎, 14 May 1925 – 26 April 2006) was aמ Israeli theoretical physicist, military scientist, and politician. He was a minister in the Israeli government in the...
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Harry J. Lipkin
Harry Jeannot Lipkin (born June 16, 1921), also known as Zvi Lipkin, is an Israeli theoretical physicist specializing in nuclear physics and elementary particle physics. He is a recipient of the prest...
Protocol of Sèvres
The Protocol of Sèvres (French, Protocole de Sèvres) was a secret agreement reached between the governments of Israel, France and the United Kingdom during discussions held between 22 and 24 October 1...
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Soreq Nuclear Research Center
34°42′10″E / 31.8993°N 34.7028°E / 31.8993; 34.7028The Soreq Nuclear Research Center is a research and development institute located near the localities of Palmachim and Yavne...