Israel and the outcome of the Iran nuke deal

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Israel is keeping a close eye on the Iran nuclear negotiations. Leaders warn the preliminary terms spell out a ‘dangerous future’ for the world, the region, and specifically for Israel. CCTV’s Stephanie Freid filed this report from Tel Aviv.

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Israel and the outcome of the Iran nuke deal

Israel and the outcome of the Iran nuke deal

Israel is keeping a close eye on the Iran nuclear negotiations. Leaders warn the preliminary terms spell out a 'dangerous future' for the world, the region, and specifically for Israel.CCTV's Stephanie Freid filed this report from Tel Aviv.

Highlights:

  • Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has misgivings regarding the impending P5 + 1 deal with Iran to curtail Iran’s nuclear program
  • Some suggest Israel should leverage the impending deal for gains This would include pushing for closer U.S.-Israel intelligence sharing and securing U.S. guarantees to block U.N.-moves toward Palestinian statehood. This would necessitate Israel’s withdrawal from occupied Palestinian land.
  • The Iran deal is set to be signed in two months.