WW3: Iran could have 'nuclear weapon by the end of the year' as US plans new sanctions

IRAN could develop a deadly nuclear weapon before the end of the year, a top US official has claimed, despite the threat of further tough sanctions from the US as tensions between the two countries escalate fears of World War 3.

A senior US official has said Iran may have enough fissile material for a nuclear weapon within the next few months and has resumed work on a long-range missile with North Korea. The insider told Reuters: "Iran is clearly doing everything it can to keep in existence a virtual turnkey capability to get back into the weaponisation business at a moment's notice should it choose to do so. Because of Iran's provocative nuclear escalation, it could have sufficient fissile material for a nuclear...
source: Express

2020-09-21 01:14
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