Israeli warning: Iran is 8 weeks away from developing a nuclear weapon

Israeli intelligence reports warned that Iran is 8 weeks away from possessing fissile material to develop a nuclear bomb.

Estimates published by the Israel Broadcasting Corporation pointed out that Iran is now in capable of producing 90% enriched uranium

It is worth noting that 25 kilograms of 90% enriched uranium is enough to produce a nuclear bomb within an estimated 3-month period.

On Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said world powers should take a stronger stance in nuclear talks with Iran.

He added in an interview with Israel Army Radio: “Of course there can be a good agreement. Of course we know the criteria. Should this happen now under the current conditions? No, because there has to be a firmer position.”

Today, Thursday, in Vienna, the eighth was suspended round of talks on the Iranian nuclear issue between Tehran and the world powers, which will resume next Monday.

In this context, Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid warned on Monday that Israel is ready to act alone against Iran if necessary.

“Of course we prefer to work in agreement with international cooperation, but if necessary we will act alone, “Lapid told the Foreign Affairs and Defense Commission.

Israel opposed the relaunch of the nuclear deal with Iran, which was canceled by former US President Donald Trump, and the European Union has stuck to it. Tel Aviv has warned the signatories of the agreement of the dangers of prolonged negotiations or the resumption of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (the official name of the nuclear deal) or of reaching a new deal that would fail to stop a nuclear Iran.

Earlier this month, the International Atomic Energy Agency confirmed that Iran had begun enriching uranium up to 20 percent purity at the Fordow plant, a plant that had been banned in China. original nuclear deal.

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