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August 5, 2022
Gantz says Israel could ‘seriously harm and delay’ Iran’s nuclear program
(JNS) — Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz said Tuesday that Israel has the capability to cause major damage to Iran’s nuclear program.
He also said that plans to revive the 2015 nuclear deal would only delay Iran’s program.
“Iran is a global problem,” he said during a Channel 13 conference in Jerusalem. “It is not just Israel’s private problem.”
“We are able to seriously harm and delay the nuclear [program],” he added. “We are very unsatisfied with the agreement, which would be a bad agr...