Israel’s Channel 12 says Iran hackers targeted planes of world leaders arriving for Holocaust Memorial

Revolutionary Guard hackers at work. (IRIB) January 27, 2020 Israel's Channel 12 on Sunday reported that cyber-attacks originating from Iran were among the 800 distinct cyber-attacks on Israel's Ben Gurion Airport and planes of world leaders arriving in Israel to attend Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial on 23 January. According to The Times of Israel on [...]

By |January 27th, 2020|Isreal|

Iranian Sports Minister is given a choice: Compete against Israel or face ban

Iran's Saeid Mollaei (in blue) participated in the men's under 81kg category during the 2019 Judo World Championships. (AFP) By Payam Younesipour January 20, 2020 The Islamic Republic has formally agreed to lift its long ban on Iranian athletes competing with Israelis, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced. The news, which follows a [...]

By |January 20th, 2020|Isreal|

Israeli army says Iran will have enough material for a bomb by end of 2020

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech on Iran's nuclear program at the defense ministry in Tel Aviv on April 30, 2018. (AFP) January 16, 2020 The Israeli army estimates that the Islamic Republic of Iran will be capable of producing enough fissile material to make a nuclear bomb by the end of 2020 [...]

By |January 16th, 2020|Isreal|

Israeli official threatens IRGC with ‘deadly campaign’ in Syria

Syrian air defences responding to Israeli missiles targeting Iranian facilities near Damascus, May 10, 2018. (REUTERS) January 16, 2020 The circumstances that followed the assassination of the commander of al-Quds Force, Qassem Soleimani, should be used to launch a “deadly offensive campaign against the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in Syria,” said a [...]

By |January 16th, 2020|Isreal, Syria|

Suspected Israel strike kills 3 Iran-backed fighters in Syria

An explosion, reportedly during Israeli airstrikes near Damascus, Syria, on January 21, 2019. ( YouTube) January 15, 2020 A missile strike on a Syrian air base that Damascus blamed on Israel killed at least three Iran-backed militiamen, a monitor said on Wednesday. Four missiles hit the T4 base in Homs province, north of [...]

By |January 15th, 2020|Isreal, Syria|

Netanyahu says Iranians ‘deserve freedom’ amid new protests

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's office in Jerusalem on January 7, 2018. (REUTERS) January 14, 2020 Speaking to his cabinet Sunday January 12, the Israeli Prime Minister referred to the latest developments in Iran, praising the courage of Iranians who are again protesting against [...]

By |January 14th, 2020|Isreal|

Israeli intelligence helped US locate Soleimani before his killing

Binyamin Netanyahu meets with Donald Trump at Ben Gurion Airport. (FLASH90) January 13, 2020 Israel helped the United States in the operation that resulted in the killing of top Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani, a US report said over the weekend. According to an NBC News report late Friday, Israel was involved in the [...]

By |January 13th, 2020|Isreal, North America, USA|

For Israel, Iran strike could be back on the table

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pray near the coffin of Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani in Tehran, Iran, January 6, 2020. (Reuters) January 8, 2020 Iran’s dramatic announcement that it no longer intends to honor its commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers could soon revive [...]

By |January 8th, 2020|Isreal|

U.S. warns citizens in Israel to be vigilant after Soleimani killing

Israeli soldiers block the road on the border with Lebanon in the northern town of Metula, December 4, 2018. (AP) January 7, 2020 The United states has warned its citizens in Israel and Palestinian territories Monday to be vigilant considering the risk of rocket fire, days after the targeted killing of a top [...]

By |January 7th, 2020|Isreal, Palestine|

US prevented Israel from assassinating Soleimani in 2008

A burning vehicle at the Baghdad International Airport following a US airstrike which targeted Qassem Soleimani, in Baghdad, Iraq, early Friday, Jan. 3, 2020. (AP) January 4, 2020 Israel revealed on Friday that it had the opportunity to assassinate commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Quds Force Qassem Soleimani eleven years ago, but [...]

By |January 4th, 2020|Isreal|