Iran’s Zarif Calls Israel ‘Chronic Threat to Peace’, Recalls Status as Region’s Only Nuclear Power

Tel Aviv has repeatedly warned2

Tel Aviv has repeatedly warned that it would “never allow” Tehran to obtain nuclear weapons. Iranian officials say they have no intention of doing so.

Israel is the “biggest violator of human rights, the only holder of nuclear weapons in the region, and the most serious chronic threat to international peace and security,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif alleged in a Tweet on Quds Day, the annual Iran-sponsored international event meant to signal Muslim solidarity with Palestinians.

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