TITLE

The Human Cost of Strikes on Iran's Nuclear Facilities

AUTHOR(S)
Hanley, Delinda C.
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Mar2013, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the highlights of the report "The Ayatollah's Nuclear Gamble: The Human Cost of Military Strikes AGainst Iran's Nuclear Facilities," presented by physicist Khosrow B. Semnani in Washington, D.C. on October 12, 2012. The report examined the use of military force to try to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons. Semnani estimated the number of innocent people in Iran that would be exposed to toxic chemical plumes from Iranian nuclear facilities.
ACCESSION #
85162424

 

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