24 June 2023

Foreign Minister Eli Cohen asserted that “the fingerprints of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard are all over the Middle East as well as Asia, Europe and America… Iran undermines global security and threatens the existence of the State of Israel. There is no other country that is threatened by another country’s public calls for its destruction, as it pursues the development of nuclear weapons”. He went on to underscore that Israel would “never allow Iran’s terror regime in Tehran to obtain a nuclear weapon” and contended: “A firm and determined international stance against the extremist Iranian regime, economic and political pressure, as well as a significant and credible military threat can bring about a change in Iranian policy both externally and internally… I call on the countries of the world: Iran is making the world a more dangerous place and is systematically violating human rights. Stop burying your head in the sand, it’s time to act”.

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