Stephen E Hughes, a former sergeant, spent 13 years with the U.S. Army, half of that time was spent overseas, two tours of duty patrolling the former East / West Germany Border. His third tour was Desert Storm, where he served with 2/2 9th Infantry Division. His training was in the field of Armor Reconnaissance. This is Mr. Hughes 2nd book with Trafford . His first book was on Saddam Hussein’s Military , published in 2002 Being the only most comprehensive book at that time on Saddam’s military , a review by US Army Armor Magazine Ft Knox, 2003 issue. The Iraqi Threat & Saddam Hussein’s WMD Is an intelligence officer's primer into the Iraqi military at all levels. Overall, the book is an outstanding tool for training and educating various U.S. military forces. It should be required reading for all intelligence and combat officers in the current threat environment MAJ DEREK C. SCHNEIDER Tehran’s Wars of Terror & its Nuclear Delivery Capability was written by Mr. Hughes, through research & living in Israel for over one year. Mr. Hughes was in Israel during the last Lebanon War of 2006. Mr. Hughes spent time as a volunteer for the Israel Defense Forces and attended Israel’s Institute for Counter Terrorism, Sixth Annual International Conference on Global Terrorism in 2006. ICT’s annual international conferences are considered one of the world’s leading events in the field of counter-terrorism, which brings together counter-terrorism experts, security professionals, and leading academic scholars from around the world. More than 800 participants from over 45 countries attended ICT’s annual conference. In addition Mr. Hughes used ICT vast research library for his book.