Dennis Ross: Saudi king vowed to obtain nuclear bomb after Iran

30.05.2012                      09.Siwan. 5772

Diplomatie:

Dennis Ross: Saudi king vowed to obtain nuclear bomb after Iran

Former U.S. official publicly confirms Saudi pledge, which would destroy nuclear non-proliferation regime.

Former senior U.S. diplomat Dennis Ross confirmed for the first time on Tuesday night that Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has explicitly warned the U.S. that if Iran obtains nuclear weapons, Saudi Arabia will seek to do so as well.
“If they get nuclear weapons, we will get nuclear weapons,” Abdullah told Ross during a meeting between the two in April 2009. Ross said he responded to the King’s assertion with a lengthy appeal against nuclear proliferation, but after hearing him out, the king responded by repeating the same line: “If they get nuclear weapons, we will get nuclear weapons”….