Benjamin Netanyahu

Bibi’s Infomercial for the Iran Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu’s dog-and-pony show on Monday, in which he displayed a trove of documents from Iran’s pre-2003 nuclear weapons program, had an audience of precisely one. It was part of a coordinated effort with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to persuade Donald Trump to kill the Iran nuclear deal. And, if you don’t know anything about Iran’s pre-2003 nuclear weapons program, perhaps it was persuasive.

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