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Doomsday device

superpower nuclear capability to destroy the world if attacked. [Brit. Cinema: Dr. Strangelove
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For instance, Syria sees today the chemical weaponry in its possession as the highest level of escalation--a sort of doomsday weapon. Therefore, and for fear of Israeli retaliation, Syria has refrained from using chemical weapons even in grave situations, but should Syria shelter under an Iranian nuclear umbrella, it might conclude (rightly or wrongly) that there are higher levels of escalation than that of chemical weapons, and these higher levels will restrain Israel's reaction should Syria make some use of chemical weapons.
The Master (Roger Delgado) steals secret files, which reveal the location of the Doomsday Weapon so The Doctor (Pertwee), his assistant Jo Grant (Katy Manning) and the Brigadier (Nicholas Courtney) are propelled five centuries into the future to retrieve the files from the planet Uxarieus.
James Bond must stop his arch-enemy Blofeld from constructing a diamond-powered doomsday weapon and gaining world domination 1971**
Although many Israelis continue to view Iranians as a cultured and modern-minded nation, they regard the Tehran government as completely the opposite--religious extremists who should not be allowed to develop the capacity to build a doomsday weapon that they could turn on Israel.
Adapted from the comic book series, "Jonah Hex" stars Josh Brolin as a disfigured 19th century bounty hunter tracking a villain who aims to unleash a doomsday weapon.
The caped crusader and his sidekick battle the villainous Mr Freeze, who plans to destroy Gotham City with an icy doomsday weapon unless his demands are met.
The Israeli leaders were certain that Obama would be defeated.And then an unusual noise was heard: the sound of the doomsday weapon.The man who decided to activate it was a foe of a new kind.David Petraeus is the most popular officer of the United States army.
This week, Netanyahu's brother-in-law has used our own doomsday weapon. He declared that Obama is an "anti-Semite".
Aa From Abbas's point of view, the announcement of his retirement is the doomsday weapon.
With the stopwatch of occupation ticking incessantly, the time has come to produce this doomsday weapon, because doomsday is very near indeed.
Khan, a genetically engineered superhuman tyrant, has escaped exile on a barren planet and hijacked a starship to take his revenge on Admiral Kirk, while also planning to turn an experimental planetcreating device into a doomsday weapon. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring William Shatner.
The Enterprise crew face an old enemy who plans to turn a planet-creating device into a doomsday weapon. Sci-fi adventure sequel, starring William Shatner.