Netanyahu: P5+1 set bar for Iran way too low

June 6, 2012 07:07


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


The world powers are so keen on an agreement with Iran that they lowered their demands to the point that Tehran could agree to the demands and still build a bomb, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said in an interview with Germany’s Bild newspaper.

In a transcript of the interview published in the tabloid Tuesday and Wednesday, the prime minister said the demands that the P5+1 – the US, China, Russia, France, Britain and Germany – placed on Iran during the recent negotiations were woefully inadequate.

“You apply this whole set of pressures – for what? For practically nothing,” he said of the sanctions imposed on the Islamic Republic, in some of his harshest comments to date about the current round of negotiations between Iran and the P5+1.

Read the full story here

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Breaking news
November 13, 2018
CNN sues Trump administration over revoked credentials of reporter