12 September 2022

The head of Mossad claimed that “the [nuclear] deal is based on Iranian lies. Iran has sought to build a nuclear weapon that endangers Israel’s existence. The deal will easily help them reach this goal under international legitimisation”. He further affirmed that “even if a deal is signed, it will not provide immunity from Mossad operations”, adding: “The Iranian leadership must understand that attacks against Israel or Israelis, directly or indirectly by proxies, will be met with a painful response against those responsible, on Iranian soil. We will not pursue the proxies, but the ones who armed them and gave the orders, and this will happen in Iran”.

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