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An Iranian-Israeli theater collaboration

My Father Held a Gun, a joint production by Raphael Rodan and Sahand Sahebdivani, on stage at Brussels’ Théâtre National in February. (Supplied) By Mahrokh Gholamhosseinpour February 20, 2020 Last week, Brussels’ Théâtre National staged My Father Held a Gun, a production written and performed by two actors, Iranian Sahand Sahebdivani and Israeli Raphael Rodan. In [...]

By |February 20th, 2020|Arts, Europe, Isreal|

Hackers join forces against U.S. and Israeli targets: This is what an Iranian cyber attack looks like in 2020

Revolutionary Guard hackers at work. (IRIB) By Davey Winder February 19, 2020 Ever since the 2010 Stuxnet worm attack on the Natanz nuclear plant that was eventually attributed to the U.S. and Israeli governments, Iran has been taking "cyber" seriously. Although the notion of Iran initiating a cyberwar scenario has been largely dismissed, there has [...]

By |February 19th, 2020|Isreal, North America, USA|

Iran warns it will strike US and Israel if they make the ‘slightest error’

Hossein Salami, the deputy head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards. (Supplied) February 14, 2020 Iran is ready to strike the United States and Israel if they give it any reason to do so, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said in a live broadcast on state television on Thursday. “If you make the [...]

By |February 14th, 2020|Isreal, North America, USA|

Israel says planning ‘massive’ drone acquisition to counter Iran threat

Israel is to buy and develop drones to watch Iran-linked Hezbollah, Hamas and Iran’s al-Quds forces as its most pressing threats. (AFP) February 14, 2020 Israel is to buy and develop drones on a “massive” scale to increase its military edge over its enemies - Iran and its allies - the army said Thursday. [...]

By |February 14th, 2020|Isreal, Lebanon, Syria|

Israeli missile attack on Damascus kills Syrian, Iranian fighters

An explosion, reportedly during Israeli airstrikes near Damascus, Syria, on January 21, 2019. (YouTube) February 14, 2020 A missile attack launched from Israel on military targets near Damascus overnight killed three Syrian and four Iranian fighters, a war monitor said Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strikes on the Damascus airport area [...]

By |February 14th, 2020|Isreal, Syria|

Iran threatens ‘crushing response’ if Israel acts against its regional interests

Abbas Mousavi, new spokesman of Iran's foreign ministry speaking with foreign minister Javad Zarif. Undated. (IRNA) February 13, 2020 Iran will respond forcefully to any Israeli action against its interests in the region, Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi said on Wednesday, according to the Mehr news agency. “The Islamic Republic of Iran [...]

By |February 13th, 2020|Isreal|

Ecuador arrests Iranians travelling with fake Israeli passports

Fake Israeli passports were used by 2 Iranians. It is unclear whether or not the pair were affiliated to the Iranian intelligence services [Twitter] February 11, 2020 Authorities in the Ecuadorian capital Quito arrested two Iranians who were attempting to travel to Spain using fake Israeli passports. According to news reports, the pair – [...]

By |February 11th, 2020|Ecuador, Isreal, Latin America|

Fire sale: An Iran plant makes the US flags protesters burn

Workers print U.S. flags using a silkscreen, at the Diba Parcham Khomein factory in Heshmatieh village, a suburb of Khomein city, in central Iran, Feb. 8, 2020. (AP) February 11, 2020 Near the hometown of the late Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, workers at a small Iranian factory diligently add all 50 stars and 13 [...]

By |February 11th, 2020|Isreal, North America, USA|

IRGC man says Iran was ‘looking for excuse’ to ‘flatten Tel Aviv’ after Soleimani killing

Mohsen Rezaei. former commander of the IRGC, currently the secretary of Iran's Expediency Council. (IRNA) February 10, 2020 A hardliner Iranian politician and a senior member of Revolutionary Guard commander has said that after the killing of Qassem Soleimani, Iran “was after an excuse to attack Israel”, which he said was involved in [...]

By |February 10th, 2020|Isreal|

Iran exploits vacuum of power in southern Syria to threaten Israel

Iran's army chief of staff Maj. Gen. Mohammad Bagheri, left, looks into binoculars as he visits and other senior officers from the Iranian military a front line in the northern province of Aleppo, Syria, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP) February 07, 2020 Syrian regime media reported airstrikes across a wide area around Damascus on Thursday [...]

By |February 7th, 2020|Isreal, Syria|