U.S., Iran Edge Toward Nuclear Deal as Israel Warns It Cedes Too Much to Tehran

As Washington and Tehran edge nearer to restoring the nuclear deal, Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid on Wednesday slammed the settlement being negotiated, saying it wouldn’t cease Iran from creating a nuclear weapon and would hand Tehran a major monetary boon.

Talks towards a deal, which lifted most worldwide sanctions on Iran in trade for tight however momentary restrictions on its nuclear program, appeared near collapse in latest months however U.S., Iranian and European officers say an settlement now seems to be attainable.