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August 19, 2015 12:57 pm

New Documents Show Nixon Tried to Stop Israeli Nuclear Program

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Nixon and Henry Kissinger. Photo: Wiki Commons.

Nixon and Henry Kissinger. Photo: Wiki Commons.

Times of Israel – Documents from the Nixon administration, recently declassified, indicate the US was concerned about Israel’s nuclear program and sought to convince Jerusalem to sign the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), a document that Israel, to this day, has not signed.

The 1,100-page official report, which covers meetings from 1969-1976 and details American strategy on Israel’s program, comes weeks after Iran and world powers reached a deal to restrict the Islamic Republic’s nuclear program.

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