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16 April 2021

Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi affirmed that “we will do whatever it takes to prevent the extremist and antisemitic regime [in Tehran] from acquiring nuclear weapons”. “Iran is striving to acquire nuclear weapons and continues to develop long-range missiles. Those would pose a significant threat to Israel and its neighbours”, Ashkenazi added. “Israel is determined to defend itself against any attempt to harm its sovereignty and its citizens”.

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