Netanyahu fears that dialogue between Iran and the five powers plus Germany (the P5+1) will resume after bowing to an Iranian stipulation that sanctions be suspended for the duration of the talks. Once again, Tehran will be enabled to steal a march on the US and Israel and bring its nuclear weapon program to conclusion, unhindered by economic constraints.

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"The Zionist regime should be punished in a way that it can not play such games with our country again."

Such threats have been made before in Tehran and it is unclear how or when they might be carried out. Israel is on guard against attacks on its borders and within, notably by Lebanon's Hezbollah movement, which is supported by Iran.

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Leader of Syria’s Muslim Brotherhood calls for world powers should pile diplomatic pressure on Assad in Syria and set up a no-fly zone and “safe zones” to help the opposition.

“The international community should take the right position... They should fully isolate this regime, pull out their ambassadors and expel the regime’s ambassadors,” Muhammad Shaqfa told Reuters.

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