U.S. Intel: Iran Planning Crippling EMP Attackslackaddict writes "Dr. William Graham, former White House Science Adviser under President Reagan, recently testified before Congress that Iran has been testing ship-launched missle technology designed for an air burst EMP payload (and our lack of capability to defend against it).
FTA, "America would be reduced to a core of around 30 million people — about the number that existed in the decades after America's independence from Great Britain. The modern electronic economy would shut down, and America would most likely revert to `an earlier economy based on barter,` the EMP commission's report on Critical National Infrastructure concluded earlier this year. In his recent congressional testimony, Graham revealed that Iranian military journals, translated by the CIA at his commission's request, `explicitly discuss a nuclear EMP attack that would gravely harm the United States.`"
You can read the whole article here: http://www.newsmax.com/timmerman/iran_nuclear_plan/2008/07/29/117217.html"
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