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Iran: Is the nuclear threat imminent?

Early this week, Major-General Amos Yadlin, the head of Israel’s Military Intelligence stated that:

“Iran has crossed the technological threshold. Reaching a military-grade nuclear capability is a question of synchronising its strategy with the production of a nuclear bomb”.

The short analysis below looks at the challenges Iran faces from here to the bomb, and realistically, what Israel can do to slow down Iran’s progress.