via IPS News
The suspect graph of a nuclear explosion reportedly provided to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) as evidence of Iranian computer modeling of nuclear weapons yields appears to have been adapted from a very similar graph in a scholarly journal article published in January 2009 and available on the internet.
The timing of the recently released IAEA report about Iran is curious, especially considering its content which analysts agree is mostly “not new.” It has nevertheless been made public at a time when tension between the U.S. and Iran is high and the U.S. is pushing for more sanctions against Iran. Why?
- U.S. Ally Yemen in Danger of Splitting into Two – Again
- U.S.-India Partnership a Step Forward for Low-Carbon Growth
- Young People in Latin America Face Stigma and Inequality
- Developing Nations Write Hopeful New Chapters in a Toxic Legacy
- OPINION: The Corporate Takeover of Ukrainian Agriculture
- Zimbabwe Battles with Energy Poverty
- Cuba and U.S. Skirt Obstacles to Normalisation of Ties
- OPINION: Looking Two Steps Ahead into Saudi Arabia’s Future
- Africa’s Rural Women Must Count in Water Management
- Renewables Can Benefit Water, Energy and Food Nexus