Iran-Korea Prepare to Nuke the US (Daniel 8)
IRAN could be on the brink of firing a nuclear weapon capable of smashing Europe and the United States, it has been horrifyingly warned.
Rachel O’Donoghue / Published 14th May 2017
The Director of US National Intelligence, Daniel Coats, briefed the country’s senate on the risk the Islamic Republic poses with its ballistic missile programme in violation of UN resolutions.
He said: “We judge that Tehran would choose ballisti
c missiles as its preferred method of delivering nuclear weapons if it builds them.”
As Donald Trump rattles his sabres at the Islamic republic, we take a look at the army he’d be up against.
“Tehran would choose ballistic missiles as its preferred method of delivering nuclear weapons”
Daniel Coats, Director of US National Intelligence
It is thought Iran is using its space program to develop its ICBM technology as a successful launch is similar for both satellites and missiles.
Mr Coats added: “Progress on Iran’s space program could shorten a pathway to an ICBM because space launch vehicles use similar technologies.
It comes just days after Iran fired a high-speed torpedo in the Straight of Hormuz — described by US officials as a key shipping route and the world’s most “strategically important choke points”.