Israel has at least 150 atomic weapons: Carter

Israel has at least 150 atomic weapons: CarterFormer US President Jimmy Carter has said Israel holds at least 150 nuclear weapons, the first time a US president has publicly acknowledged the Jewish state’s atomic arsenal.
Asked at a news conference at Wales’s Hay literary festival on Sunday how a future US president should deal with the Iranian nuclear threat, Carter put the risk in context by listing atomic weapons held globally.

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