The United States and Britain are preparing to wage war on Iraq, for its undisclosed weapons of mass destruction, but Israel's nuclear, biological and chemical capabilities have yet remained un-inspected. Meanwhile Mordechai Vanunu has been imprisoned for 16 years for exposing Israel's secret nuclear bomb factory to the world back in the 1980's and is seen as a traitor in his own country. This film is the story of the nuclear-bomb, Vanunu and Israel's wall of silence. Written by
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The Israeli prime minister, Ariel Sharon, withdrew cooperation from the BBC after they broadcast this documentary. No more interviews were granted, and BBC was removed from Israeli cable networks. See more
Which country in the Middle East has undeclared nuclear weapons ?
Which country in the Middle East has undeclared biological and chemical capabilities ?
Which country in the Middle East has no outside inspections ?
Which country jailed its nuclear whistleblower for 18 years ?
Herself - Reporter
Meet the Eoloffs. 5 years ago they adopted a man they've never met, who writes to them from a prison cell in Israel.