Israel’s notable silence on impending Iran deal
by Herb Keinon
February 9, 2022
The last time the world powers and Iran were on the verge of signing a nuclear agreement was in the spring of 2015, and Israel’s reaction was thunderous fury…Fast forward seven years, and the world powers and Iran are again on the verge of entering a nuclear agreement. This time, however, Israel’s reaction is barely registered muted opposition...If Israel is opposed – which it is – nobody is hearing much about it. And this matters on two counts. First, it matters because absent a strong Israeli opposition to the deal, it will be more difficult inside the US for opponents of the deal to mobilize. READ MORE
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