Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz affirmed that “the U.S. and Israel share intelligence information [on Iran], and the cooperation with the U.S. in this field is only getting stronger. We are working with them in order to establish a Plan B and to demonstrate that if there is no deal, other activities will begin”. He further contended that “it’s very important that the entire world enlists for the mission before it is too late, because the risk of a nuclear Iran is not only that it will threaten Israel and increase its aggressiveness in the region, but also lead to a regional armaments race that will endanger many states”. Gantz went on to warn that Iran’s acquisition of a nuclear weapon “is likely in the future to also put advanced weapons in the unstable, irresponsible hands and in the hands of regimes that are controlled by terrorists”.
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