Hanegbi: If no Iran deal reached, Israel should take action

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 28, 2013 12:22

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

MK Tzachi Hanegbi (Likud) on Saturday said that the coming period would be critical for the future of Iran's nuclear program, warning of Israeli action if accords were not made.

The former Defense Committee chairman told Israel Radio that if no agreement was reached, Israel should take self-protective action to remove the Iranian nuclear threat. He added that Israel has made it clear that it reserves the right to protect its security and US President Barack Obama recognizes this right.

The Likud lawmaker downplayed Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's recent "charm offensive" aimed at the international community, saying he was just a mouthpiece for Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who he said actually Tehran's nuclear policy.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 21, 2018
UK foreign minister Hunt: Trump not the isolationist many feared

By REUTERS