Download e-book for iPad: A higher form of killing. The secret story of chemical and by Robert and Jeremy Paxman Harris

By Robert and Jeremy Paxman Harris

ISBN-10: 080905471X

ISBN-13: 9780809054718

The next kind of Killing opens with the 1st devastating battlefield use of deadly fuel in international struggle I, after which investigates the stockpiling of organic guns in the course of global battle II and within the many years in a while in addition to the inhuman experiments con-ducted to check their effectiveness. This up to date variation encompasses a new advent and a brand new ultimate bankruptcy exposing scary advancements lately, together with the black marketplace that emerged in chemical and organic guns following the breakup of the Soviet Union, the purchase of those guns through a variety of 3rd international states, the makes an attempt of nations akin to Iraq to accumulate arsenals, and--particularly and such a lot recently--the use of those guns in terrorist assaults.

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Khamenei has been startled by Ahmadinejad's disruptive tendencies, yet he has reacted and granted oversight over the presidency to the Expediency Council (the nonelected body headed by Rafsanjani). In fact, the current president has less legal power than any of his Islamic Republic predecessors. Political and Diplomatic Skills of the Regime Let there be no doubt where power rests today. It lies in clerical rule: the supreme leader, the president, the Guardian Council, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard, the Expediency Council, and the recently strengthened police forces (Law Enforcement Forces).

Attacks on targets should be expected in regions and in manners unforeseen by current defense planning. The intelligence capabilities of Iranian operatives are at a level above that of their Arab counterparts. Saudi Arabian oil installations bordering the Gulf would become obvious targets for retaliatory strikes. A successful strike could panic markets and seriously disrupt supplies of oil. S. S. • 46 Nuclear Proliferation: Risk and Responsibility forces. S. alliance in Iraq. Moktada al-Sadr, head of the Mahdi militia, publicly stated this threat during his most recent visit to Tehran.

This concerns Egypt; also, Saudi Arabia may ask for Pakistani assistance. Let us also remember that when France sold military equipment to Qatar, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates, these countries were provided as part of the sale with security guarantees. The United Kingdom did the same with Oman. These countries may soon start calling in those promises. Finally there is the possibility that a nuclear Iran might provide nuclear material to terrorist organizations or to other so-called states of concern.

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