September 02, 1964
AIRGRAM FROM THE US EMBASSY IN ARGENTINA TO THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE, 'ISRAELI PURCHASE OF ARGENTINE URANIUM'
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get citationThe interim report from the US Embassy in Buenos Aires, filed just past the 1 September deadline, confirms the sale of 100 tons of yellow cake uranium to Israel over the course of a three-year period, beginning 1 January 1963. The uranium was to be used solely for the peaceful use of nuclear energy."Airgram from the US Embassy in Argentina to the Department of State, 'Israeli Purchase of Argentine Uranium'," September 02, 1964, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, National Archives Record Group 59, Department of State Records Subject-Numeric File, 1964-1966 Inco-Uranium. Obtained and contributed by William Burr and Avner Cohen, and included in NPIHP Research Update "Israel's Quest for Yellowcake." http://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/117141