European Intel Officials in Israel for Briefing on Secret Iran Nuclear Archive

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presents material on Iranian nuclear weapons development during a press conference in Tel Aviv, Monday, April 30 2018. Netanyahu says his government has obtained "half a ton" of secret Iranian documents proving the Tehran government once had a nuclear weapons program. Calling it a "great …
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The Times of Israel reports: Intelligence officials from France, the UK and Germany visited Israel in recent days and were briefed on Israeli findings gleaned from a trove of captured Iranian documents on the Islamic republic’s past nuclear weapons development, Channel 10 news reported.

An unnamed Israeli official told the TV station the entirety of the materials obtained by Israel in a daring Mossad operation will be provided next week to the three countries, as well as to the UN nuclear watchdog — the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed on Monday that Israeli spies had smuggled out of Iran some 100,000 archived documents and files detailing Tehran’s nuclear weapons ambitions and research in the years prior to the signing of the deal.

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