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    Entries in iranian missile program (2)

    Wednesday
    May122010

    Israel accuses North Korea of shipping WMDs to Syria

    JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Tuesday accused nuclear power North Korea of supplying Syria with weapons of mass destruction.

    Lieberman's office quoted him as telling Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama at a meeting in Tokyo that such activity threatened to destabilise east Asia as well as the Middle East.

    "The cooperation between Syria and North Korea is not focused on economic development and growth but rather on weapons of mass destruction" Lieberman said.

    In evidence he cited the December 2009 seizure at Bangkok airport of an illicit North Korean arms shipment which US intelligence said was bound for an unnamed Middle East country.

    Lieberman said Syria intended to pass the weapons on to theLebanese Hezbollah militia and to the Islamic Hamas movement, which rules Gaza and has its political headquarters in Damascus.

    "This cooperation endangers stability in both southeast Asia and also in the Middle East and is against all the accepted norms in the international arena," Lieberman was quoted as telling Hatoyama.

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    Tuesday
    May112010

    New Iranian Nuclear Cruise Missile in production

    "This is an extremely serious threat to Israel," Yair Shamir, chairman of Israel's Aerospace Industries warned, naming the new weapon as the Ukrainian-made KH-55 cruise missile upgraded by Iran, along with an air-launched version enabling Iranian warplanes to strike Israel or Central Europe from their own airspace.
    "The pace of missile development (in Iran) is much faster that that of the solutions," Shamir said, contradicting defense minister Ehud Barak's soothing assessments.

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