February 02, 1961
ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS TO SECRETARY OF STATE, 'PRESIDENT’S SUGGESTION RE: ISRAELI REACTOR'
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get citationConcerned about a recent visit to Cairo by Soviet Deputy Foreign Minister Vladimir Semenov and the possibility that the Soviets might exploit Egyptian concerns over Dimona, President Kennedy pressed State to arrange an inspection visit at Dimona by a US scientist."Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs to Secretary of State, 'President’s Suggestion re: Israeli Reactor'," February 02, 1961, History and Public Policy Program Digital Archive, RG 59, Bureau of Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs, Office of the Country Director for Israel and Arab-Israeli Affairs, Israel, 1964-1966, BBox 8, Israel Atomic Energy Program 1961. Originally published in Avner Cohen and William Burr, eds., National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book #547 (April 21, 2016). https://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/document/123812