Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pushed back Friday after the Biden Administration signaled it was ready to resume diplomatic talks with Iran.
“Israel believes that going back to the old agreement will pave Iran’s path to a nuclear arsenal,” the statement from Netanyahu’s office read.
Netanayahu’s office pushes back today after US signaled yesterday it was ready to resume diplomatic talks with #Iran:
“Israel believes that going back to the old agreement will pave Iran’s path to a nuclear arsenal”
— Josh Lederman (@JoshNBCNews) February 19, 2021
This occurred after news surfaced on Tuesday that Israel may be forced to pursue its own strategy if President Joe Biden pushes toward reviving the nuclear deal, according to a report in Israel Hayom:
“We think that if the United States returns to the same accord that it already withdrew from, all its leverage will be lost,” Ambassador Gilad Erdan told Israel’s Army Radio. Adding that, “We will not