Israel Opposes Limited Deal with Iran

(Jerusalem Post) Lahav Harkov - Israel is concerned that the U.S. will agree to accept a deal with Iran that lifts sanctions in exchange for Iran not continuing to advance its nuclear progress, but not rolling back the steps it has taken in recent years beyond the original limits of the JCPOA. This would give Iran massive funds to do what it did last time it got economic relief - ignite proxy warfare throughout the region - and remain closer to the threshold of a nuclear weapon than ever before. It would relieve pressure on Iran without receiving almost anything in return. Israel has made clear to the U.S. its unequivocal opposition to such an outcome, a diplomatic source said.

2021-11-18 00:00:00

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