27 September 2023

Citing Prime Minister Netanyahu saying “Iran must face a credible nuclear threat”, which his office had corrected as a “credible military threat”, Iran’s UN ambassador wrote to the General Assembly and Security Council to denounce “the Israeli regime's perilous threat to use nuclear weapons against Iran”, affirming Iran’s “legitimate and inherent rights… to respond resolutely to any threats and unlawful acts”.

Subscribe to Crisis Group’s Email Updates

Receive the best source of conflict analysis right in your inbox.