US May Open Path For Saudi Arabia To Acquire Nuclear Weapons

Global Geopolitics

The U.S. is in a catch-22. Either step in, and in some sort of restricted way, help the Saudis build a nuclear program, or allow the Russians and Chinese to fill the vacuum in giving the Kingdom a path to nuclear weapons. The latter would likely mean the end of a U.S.-Saudi alliance and see relations in Riyadh shift to the Moscow-Beijing axis.

This isn’t the first bit of news regarding Saudi Arabia’s quest for nuclear weapons, either. Saudi Arabia has always seeked nuclear weapons as a hedge against Iran. In doing so under a low profile, Saudi Arabia has financed Pakistan’s nuclear program in exchange for technology transfer should the need arise to acquire them one day.

Allowing for Iran to proliferate opened the gates to Saudi proliferation, which will without a doubt, pave the way for other nations in the region to acquire. In the end, you can’t…

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2 Responses to US May Open Path For Saudi Arabia To Acquire Nuclear Weapons

  1. tonytran2015 says:

    The genie has been out of the bottle. There is no way to stop Nuclear Proliferation.

    We are already in the “Useable” Nuclear Weapons age.

    The new race now is toward Anti-BM and beam weapons that can shoot down any nuclear projectile.

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