Netanyahu says Iran ‘lied’ about nukes: Will new intel convince Trump to kill Iran deal?

Senior Policy Director Alexandra Bell spoke with Circa about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s presentation about the Iran nuclear deal.

“Everybody is making their closing arguments before the president decides what to do on the 12th,” said Alexandra Bell, who served in the State Department’s arms control bureau during the Iran nuclear negotiations. That includes Netanyahu with his dramatic presentation Monday and round of interviews on U.S. cable news networks Tuesday.

Bell was even more explicit, saying without the multilateral Iran nuclear deal and the verification regime it put in place, there is nothing to stop Iran from pursuing a nuclear weapon.

“If we let this deal fall apart with no clear alternative diplomatic solution, then again we find ourselves in the same situation of looking another conflict in the region,” she warned. Read more