Top Iranian Official: We’re Capable of Making a Nuclear Bomb

Breitbart.com reports: “Iran is technically capable of making a nuclear bomb, a senior aide to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei told Al Jazeera Arabic on Sunday, adding that the country would target ‘deep into’ Israel if need be.

‘Iran has the technical means to produce a nuclear bomb but there has been no decision by Iran to build it,’ Kamal Kharrazi said, according to a translation by Reuters.

The U.S. and UN nuclear watchdog, meanwhile, have always maintained that Iran may not be equipped with the knowledge to actually manufacture a bomb.

‘In a few days we were able to enrich uranium up to 60% and we can easily produce 90% enriched uranium,’ Kharrazi, who is the head of Iran’s Strategic Council on Foreign relations, said.

Tehran would ‘directly respond’ to Israel if ‘our sensitive facilities were targeted,’ he added.

Israel ’is in a phase of weakness, and President Joe Biden’s support for it will not bring it back to the fore,’ Kharrazi said on Sunday…”

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