Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Der Spiegel: Israel Arming German-Made Subs With Nukes

Don Snyder reports:

Israel is deploying nuclear-tipped cruise missiles on three of its German-built submarines, reports Der Spiegel, a mass-circulation news magazine. 
The German government has known about the Israeli nuclear program for decades, despite official denials, according to the magazine. 
Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak told Spiegel, that Germany should be “proud” that it secured the existence of the state of Israel “for many years.”