Jubeir was echoing comments by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, who said during a visit to the United States in March that Riyadh will be quick to develop nuclear bombs if Iran does so.
However, Adel al-Jubeir replied that we will make restarts the nuclear program then they will also take every step to do the same.
Wednesday's comments echo ones from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman comments in March, when he told "60 Minutes" that Saudi Arabia "does not want to acquire any nuclear bomb", but added that "if Iran developed a nuclear bomb, we will follow suit as soon as possible".
On Tuesday, US President Donald Trumppulled the US out of Iran's nuclear deal and announced he would not only reinstate nuclear sanctions on Iran and but also impose "the highest level" of economic bans on the Islamic Republic.
He stated that Iran must "cease providing ballistic missiles to terrorist organizations, like so-called Hezbollah and the Houthis".
Such behavior is unacceptable. Since the conservative Sunni kingdom maintains Tehran is backing the militia in Yemen, the Saudi official said the strikes amounted to a "declaration of war".
REUTERSDonald Trump branded the Iran nuclear deal'rotting as he announced the US was pulling out
As Iran reconsiders its commitment to the deal that no longer protects it from US sanctions, Jubeir told CNN, "I believe that if Iran restarts its enrichment program beyond what it has right now that should trigger the snapback provision and cause all the other P5 [U.N. Security Council's five permanent members] countries to abandon the deal and reimpose sanctions on Iran".
'We will find the right way and at the right time to respond to this, ' he warned. "We are trying to avoid at all costs direct military action with Iran, but Iran's behavior such as this can not continue". As Politifact noted, President Trump has repeatedly criticized the deal - during the presidential campaign and while president of the United States - so the decision to leave the agreement does not come as a surprise.
A other looming debacle is whether the U.S. pullout from the Iran deal could trigger a nuclear arms race.
"This was a disgusting one-sided deal that should have never, ever been made". This fact has been at the heart of Western and regional concerns over the nuclear work of Iran, Saudi Arabia's arch-rival which enriches uranium domestically.
For Saudi Arabia, that is "fine" because it means the return of sanctions and ratcheting up pressure on Iran in the region, including by Israel. "We believe the deal does not deal with Iran's ballistic missile program nor does it deal with Iran's support for terrorism".
The US Treasury Department said there will be "certain 90-day and 180-day wind-down periods" after which the anti-Iran sanctions will be in "full effect", including sanctions against Iran's oil sector.
LeBron James Held To One Of His Worst Playoff Games Ever
On the pick and rolls, they were able to get downhill a lot, so we've got to clean that up". "We've got to be better". He was taking on much of the additional responsibility, and it felt like the Celtics would need that in the playoffs.
The promo then teases a new studio album "probably" in 2018, while there is definitely a tour that will happen later this year. Because not only have fans been waiting for a new Tenacious D album since 2012's Rize of the Fenix , but also the rent is due.
Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play are highly expected to arrive in India, but there hasn't been an official word on the matter until now. The company did not reveal when exactly the new handsets will launch, but the teaser simply states they're "coming soon".
Adobe XD has some plugins - including recently launched integration with the likes of Zeplin, Avocode and Sympli . Additional details on plan options and pricing for each tier are available on Adobe's website .
The Pirates (24-17) recorded their major-league-leading seventh shutout Tuesday with a 7-0 win over the White Sox (10-28). Marte doubled and scored in the first inning but was removed from the game before his second at-bat in the third inning.
But they warned there was a risk that deteriorating conditions in Iran would push prices to $100, a level not seen since 2014. At the same time, the analysts said the global economy is growing at a healthy pace and supporting higher demand for oil.
Brandon Badger, Google's group product manager for Google One, told me the team looked at how people use the storage plan. The new Google One feature replaces all the existing Google Drive storage plans for all non-G Suite businesses.
The department is taking part in a national seat belt campaign, Click It or Ticket , that runs from Monday through June 3. During the campaign, officials say law enforcement will adopt a "zero-tolerance approach toward violators".
The final, as with all Champions League and Europa League games, will not be broadcast on any free-to-air television in the UK. Once you enter your postcode, Cable.co.uk will perform a live lookup and check all the available providers in your area.
The string of attacks comes as Indonesia, the world's most populous Muslim country, welcomes the first day of Ramadan. A number of terrorist attacks have occurred in Indonesia in recent days targeting churches and police stations.
Samsung introduces two new Galaxy S9 colors
While Samsung noted that additional market availability is "coming soon", it won't make it to India, at least initially. However, the two new color variants have been rolled out with Augmented Reality support, powered by Google .
Scam-hit PNB posts huge loss
The total income for the fourth quarter declined to Rs 12,945.68 crore from Rs 14,989.33 crore in the year-ago period. Currently, the probe agencies are investigating the matter and have also seized many properties of Nirav and Choksi.
Germany reveal provisional squad for 2018 World Cup
Grindel struck a more conciliatory note on Tuesday, saying , "People can make mistakes and we have to keep things in perspective". Petersen helped his club stay in the Bundesliga with 15 goals in 32 league appearances, eight of those as a substitute.
Amazon Prime members to get extra discount at Whole Foods
Earlier this year, Amazon launched free, two-hour delivery on Whole Foods groceries through its Prime Now service in 10 cities. Items eligible for additional Prime member discounts will be designated by special signs in Whole Foods stores.
Celtics beat LeBron, Cavs again for 2-0 series lead
Cavaliers coach Ty Lue was asked about Smart's impact and noted: "Same impact he always has: just winning basketball". Smith missed all seven of his shots and didn't score a point in 27 minutes of Tuesday's Game 2 loss to the Celtics .
The Honor 10 is practically just a cheaper Huawei P20
The device features a 5.84-inch Full HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 2280 x 1080 and a pixel density of 19:9. AI-accelerated Microsoft Translator software delivers instantaneous translation without you needing to be online.
'Zero concern' as James says Cavs will bounce back
In contrast, the Celtics managed 33 points from 3-pointers, going a solid 11-for-30 from beyond the arc. The young Celtics got off to a quick start in game 1, and completely dismantled the veteran Cavaliers .
Japan reaffirms support for Iran nuclear deal
Protesters burned an American flag and railed against the United States and Israel after emerging from Friday prayers in Tehran . The statement said "the Iranian regime's reckless actions pose a severe threat to regional peace and security".