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6 Iranians among dead in Israeli strike on southern Syria

Syrian air defences responding to Israeli missiles targeting Iranian facilities near Damascus, May 10, 2018. (REUTERS) July 27, 2019 Six Iranians fighting for the Syrian regime were among those killed in reported Israeli missile strikes in southern Syria this week, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said. Israeli missiles targeted "military positions [...]

By |July 27th, 2019|Isreal, Syria|

Shin Bet breaks up Iranian espionage network in Israel

An Iranian Officer of Revolutionary Guards, with Israel flag drawn on his boots, is seen during graduation ceremony, held for the military cadets in a military academy, in Tehran, Iran June 30, 2018. (REUTERS) July 25, 2019 The Shin Bet intelligence agency said Wednesday that it busted an Iranian espionage network that aimed [...]

By |July 25th, 2019|Isreal|

Netanyahu releases video, hints of bombing Iran-linked paramilitary groups in Iraq

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (REUTERS) July 25, 2019 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released a new election video, hinting to a possible Israeli role in an attack carried out on Friday by a drone targeting an Iranian base north of Baghdad. Netanyahu tweeted an ad on Monday mocking Blue and White party [...]

By |July 25th, 2019|Iraq, Isreal|

Israel: Iran smuggling dual-use items for Hezbollah arms by sea into Beirut port

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon speaks to the Security Council in New York, July 23, 2019. (Israel Mission to the UN) July 24, 2019 Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday accused Iran of exploiting civilian companies and maritime channels to smuggle weapons manufacturing equipment to its Lebanese proxy [...]

By |July 24th, 2019|Isreal, Lebanon|

Iranian news agency blames Israel for death of UN nuclear watchdog chief

President Hassan Rouhani, right, and Director General of the IAEA, Yukiya Amano shake hands for media at the start of their meeting at the Presidency office in Tehran, Dec. 18, 2016. (AP) July 24, 2019 Iran’s semi-official Tasnim news agency claimed Wednesday that Israel was responsible for the death of UN nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya [...]

By |July 24th, 2019|Isreal|

As sanctions choke Iran, Hezbollah reportedly deploying for war on Israel border

A Hezbollah fighter is seen standing at attention in an orange field near the town of Naqura on the Lebanese-Israeli border on 20 April 2017. (AFP) July 22, 2019 As tensions rose in the Persian Gulf over the weekend with Iran’s seizure of a British-flagged tanker, several commanders of Lebanese terror group Hezbollah, an [...]

By |July 22nd, 2019|Isreal, Lebanon|

Israeli minister boasts his country has been ‘killing Iranians’

Acting chairman of the Likud Tzahi Hanegbi, shakes hands with an unidentified supporter before a meeting of the Likud faction in the Knesset, Israel's parliament, Monday Nov. 21, 2005. (AP) July 22, 2019 An Israeli minister boasted Sunday that his country was the only one that “has been killing Iranians,” after tensions between [...]

By |July 22nd, 2019|Isreal|

Israeli NGO seeks sale of seized Iranian tanker over attack

A British Navy patrol vessel guards the oil supertanker Grace 1 in Gibraltar territorial waters. (Reuters) July 17, 2019 An Israeli NGO said Tuesday it was petitioning Gibraltar's top court to sell an impounded Iranian oil tanker to compensate parents of a child allegedly killed by Iran-funded Hamas. Shurat Hadin, which wages legal [...]

By |July 17th, 2019|Europe, Isreal|

Israeli army the only force ready to fight Iran, says Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Reuters) July 16, 2019 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has once again slammed the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement saying the Israeli army is the only force ready to fight Iran. Netanyahu also insisted he was the only leader at the time of the nuclear deal to oppose it. [...]

By |July 16th, 2019|Isreal|

Israel targets Iranian arms shipments through Sinai

Israeli Air Force F-16 fighter jets take part in a ceremony for newly graduated air force pilots at Hatzerim Air Base, June 28, 2010. (REUTERS) July 15, 2019 Israel’s military role in Sinai and the intensity of its security coordination with Egypt have come to the fore recently with the Israeli Air Force [...]

By |July 15th, 2019|Egypt, Isreal|