Bennett speaks strongly against Iran but applies no pressure - analysis

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Bennett speaks strongly against Iran but applies no pressure - analysis
If former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw himself as a force that could manipulate US policy on Iran, Bennett has a more humble understanding of Jerusalem’s role.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
SEPTEMBER 27, 2021

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett gave the toughest speech he could think of on Iran at the United Nations General Assembly on Monday – without actually putting any concrete threat or pressure on the table. If former prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu saw himself as a force that could manipulate US policy on Iran, Bennett has a more humble understanding of Jerusalem’s role. He will seek to influence policy in Washington with firm facts and provide all the intelligence Israel can to convince the Biden administration to slap the Islamic Republic with a new round of pressure. But he will not – at least at this stage – draw a new line in the sand or give an ultimatum with a deadline. That is a significant difference.

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