Israel’s Nuclear Program

Israel’s involvement with nuclear technology dates back to the founding of the country in 1948. In 1949 French atomic energy commissioner visited Israel and a joint research program was set up between the two countries. In the 1950s and early 1960s, France was Israel’s principal arms supplier, and helped Israel built a nuclear reactor and plutonium production facility. In return Israel spied […]

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A Scholar’s Recount Of The Tiananmen Incident 1989

The following is an eye-twinness account penned in 2009 by 彩云舒, a Beijing scholar. English translation by Fish, photos and captions also added by Fish.  In 1989, I briefly returned to Beijing for a research project that was jointly carried out by China’s Science Academy and an overseas company and had an opportunity to observe the whole process of the […]

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