‘No proof’ of Iran nuclear arms
Posted by mythoughtsandnews on November 23, 2006
The US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has not found conclusive evidence that Iran is developing nuclear weapons, a US magazine has reported.
Veteran investigative reporter Seymour Hersh, writing in The New Yorker, cites a secret CIA report based on intelligence such as
Correspondents say the alleged document appears to challenge Washington’s views regarding Iranian nuclear intentions.
The article says the White House was dismissive about the CIA report.
The US and Europe say Iran is pursuing a clandestine nuclear weapons programme – a charge Iran has strongly denied.
The CIA assessment, according to unnamed officials quoted in the article, casts doubt on how far Iran has actually progressed to making a nuclear weapon.
“The CIA found no conclusive evidence, as yet, of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons program running parallel to the civilian operations that Iran has declared to the International Atomic Energy Agency,” Mr
It says the agency based its conclusions on technical intelligence, such as satellite photography and measurements from sensors planted by US and Israeli agents.
The article says: “A current senior intelligence official confirmed the existence of the CIA analysis, and told me that the White House had been hostile to it.”
Of course the American government will not listen to anything that shows that Iran does not have nuclear weapons. If the did listen, they would no longer have a reason to invade Iran on Israel’s behalf.
Israel wants to invade Iran, just like they did in Iraq, so they will make false claims just like they did in Iraq. Israel orders the American government to invade Iraq and they obey. Now Israel is ordering the American government to invade Iran and so far they are obeying their Israeli masters.