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in response to reader comment: Why should traditional Nuclear Deterrence fail?

Submitted by Sword of Islam & The Babies of Beslan (United Kingdom), May 10, 2006 at 18:25

Submitted by Al Wilner, May 10, 2006 at 11:34

Would not a nuclearized Iran, countered with a committed program of massive second strike retaliation by Israel (they have, after all, acquired 3 new German-built subs (2000) that are capable of launching nuclear missiles) be innately stable.?

- Would a political ideology driven by a religious dogma which actively encourages martyrdom give any rational individual anything other than sleepness nights with it's finger on the button?

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