Mossad chief said pushing to ‘act now’ to prevent Iranian nuclear bomb

Yossi Cohen reportedly leading calls to cancel 2015 nuclear deal; Israeli sources say PM will focus his UN address on curbing Tehran’s regional aggression

Mossad chief Yossi Cohen is leading Israel’s “hawkish line” on Iran, calling for immediate action to ensure that Tehran cannot attain the bomb, an Israeli TV report said Sunday.

The report came as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu prepared to address the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, with his focus to again be on confronting Iran.