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Israel Caught Spying on U.S. and Iran Nuclear Talks

21st Century Wire says…

This crosses the line from rhetoric into physical action.

We have broken down Netanyahu’s ridiculous warmongering rhetoric from his speech to the U.S. Congress, but now it appears Israeli actions are going much further than that.

American spies have intercepted information from the Israelis that could have only been gathered from the secretive talks between the U.S. and Iran. Israel then went one step further and supplied this information to Obama’s political enemies.

This amounts to foreign interference in the sovereign affairs of a nation state – something that normally should not be tolerated, but not so in the case of Israel and the US.

How should the US respond to this?

Israel spied on US-Iranian nuclear talks – then fed information to Obama’s political opponents, US officials claim

The Independent

American officials have accused Israel of spying on diplomatic talks between the United States and Iran – and then feeding sensitive information back to Barack Obama’s political opponents in America.

Israel, which says the allegation are “utterly false”, is opposed to an emerging deal on Iran’s nuclear programme, as are most members of the Republican Party – the sworn political opponents of Mr Obama’s Democratic Party.

According to US newspaper the Wall Street Journal, US spies monitoring Israeli communications claim to have intercepted information which they allege could only have come from spying on American talks about Iran’s nuclear programme.

Spying is commonplace in international affairs, but the claim that Israel was feeding information to opposition legislators in the US Congress appears to have angered the Barack Obama’s administration.

“It is one thing for the US and Israel to spy on each other. It is another thing for Israel to steal US secrets and play them back to US legislators to undermine US diplomacy,” an unnamed US official reportedly told the newspaper.

Continue reading the full story on The Independent

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