Dimona

Negev town, known for its nuclear facility and concentration of Black Hebrews

Teenager with special needs violently arrested for not wearing a mask

In a video depicting the arrest, the policemen are shown pinning down the teenager as he screams out in pain.

ONE RESIDENT said he remembers Dimona when entire neighborhoods had only one television. ‘Now everyo
Dimona - The Likud’s desert stronghold

The Periphery: Why do residents of Dimona continue to pledge allegiance to Bibi?

07/02/2020
An IAF F-35 plane at the bi-annual Blue Flag drill a massive exercise with pilots from the United St
Israeli F-35 jet accidentally reveals location over nuclear facility

According to the source, the aircraft revealed itself at an altitude of 31,000 feet over the nuclear facility when the pilot turned on a non-encrypted transponder.

By LEON SVERDLOV
21/01/2020
View of the Israeli nuclear facility in the Negev Desert outside Dimona
Experts agree Dimona nuke reactor can exceed original life expectancy

"The full lifespan of a nuclear reactor is customarily considered to be 40 years... a reactor’s lifespan may be doubled through improvements and upgrades without diminishing its safety.”

Imam Ayatollah Ali Movahedi-Kermani
Tehran Imam threatens missile attack on Dimona nuclear power plant

Imam Ayatollah Mohammad Ali Movahedi Kermani also warned the US against a military attack on Iran.

07/07/2019
View of the Israeli nuclear facility in the Negev Desert outside Dimona
Three convicted in Dimona nuclear research agency fraud

Besides the three individual defendants, the case also led to charges against two entities used by the defendants.

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump gestures during a joint news conference with Russia’s President Vladimir P
Analysis: How does the new US-Russia nuke arms race impact Israel?

Russia seems intent on developing asymmetric nuclear abilities and this can only be bad news for Israel.

View of the Israeli nuclear facility in the Negev Desert outside Dimona
Is Israel's nuclear reactor still safe?

With threats to Israel’s nuclear reactor at Dimona in the news frequently of late, the elephant in the room has been absent from the front pages.

 From nuclear center, Netanyahu warns those threatening to destroy Israel (August 30, 2018).
Israel nuclear chief: We are upgrading defenses at Dimona reactor

Director General Zeev Snir also pleaded for strong actions against Iran and Syria, "Iran and Syria pose significant proliferation threats to the region, and the world."

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