WATCH NOW! JERUSALEM, Israel — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is warning the West not to be fooled by Iran’s “conciliatory words,” following the opening of the United Nations General Assembly.
In his first speech to world leaders, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said his nation was ready to restart stalled negotiations regarding its nuclear program. He also left out anti-Israel rhetoric.
Watch CBN News’ Senior Editor John Waage’s analysis on Wednesday’s CBN News Today. He spoke with Efrem Graham about of the actions of the new Iranian president and how the U.S. and Israel are dealing with him.
But in response, Netanyahu said the West should not be fooled.
“Iran thinks that soothing words and token actions will enable it to continue on its path to the bomb. Like North Korea before it, Iran will try to remove sanctions by offering cosmetic concessions, while preserving its ability to rapidly build a nuclear weapon at a time of its choosing,” Netanyahu said. Read more