Israel To Brief Congress on Iran As EU Nears Deal

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Mossad Chief David Barnea is traveling to Washington to personally brief the House and Senate Intelligence Committees on Israeli intelligence regarding Iran. The meeting comes as the EU has presented a draft nuclear deal with Iran.  Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid wants the US to provide a “credible military threat” to nudge Iran into signing the deal. Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz is also urging the US to be willing to use military force against Iran if it is found to have violated any agreement that is reached.