Toward a Nuclear Iran: the History, the Threat, and the International Response

Publication Date: December 2006

Publisher: American Jewish Committee

Author(s): Julia Levy; Ari Fridman; Maxine Kaye

Research Area: International relations

Keywords: Iran; Nuclear Programs

Type: Report

Coverage: Iran


This document reviews the history of Iran's nuclear program, dealing with the potential regional implications of Iran acquiring nuclear weapons. It then reviews the four main international schools of thinking toward dealing with Iran's nuclear aspirations. The report also contains the following appendices: a technical guide to Iran's nuclear program and a timeline of the program's benchmarks and violations.