In a report published in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, experts say Israel has 80 nuclear warheads, but could double that number if it sees fit.
The Nuclear Research Institute in Dimona. Photo by Reuters
Israel ceased production of nuclear warheads nine years ago, according to areport published over the weekend by nuclear proliferations experts in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. The report adds that at present, Israel is satisfied with the number of warheads in its possession, yet could increase the quantity – and even double it – if it sees fit.