11 March 2024

The Annual Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community for 2024 asserted that “Iran will continue to threaten U.S. interests, allies and influence in the Middle East and intends to entrench its emergent status as a regional power while minimising threats to the regime and the risk of direct military conflict”. Among the report’s findings were that “Iran is not currently undertaking the key nuclear weapons-development activities necessary to produce a testable nuclear device”.

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