President Barack Obama, in an interview with The Associated Pres, says U.S. intelligence assessments show Iran is still “a year or more away” from building a nuclear weapon. The president’s assessment puts him at odds with Israel, which says Iran is just months away from being able to build a bomb.
Obama also says the world must “test” whether Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is serious about resolving its nuclear dispute diplomatically. But he says the U.S. won’t take a “bad deal” from Iran. Read more here and here.