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Iran was closer to a nuclear bomb than intelligence agencies thought

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (L), shows him walking alongside Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation chief Ali Akbar Salehi at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in the Gulf port city of Bushehr on January 13, 2015. (IRIB) November 17, 2018 A secret Iranian archive seized by Israeli agents earlier this year indicates that Tehran’s nuclear [...]

By |November 17th, 2018|Isreal, North America, USA|

More Iranians caught traveling with fake Israeli passports

Israel Airport Visa Stamp. (Supplied) November 8, 2018 Bulgarian border guards at the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint have detained three Iranian men who attempted to enter the country from Turkey using fake Israeli passports, the local daily Sofia Globe reported November 2. "The three men, aged 21, 28, and 32, arrived at the checkpoint [...]

By |November 8th, 2018|Europe, Isreal|

Israel calls for Iran sanctions to be given time before talks

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon speaks during a Security Council meeting at United Nations headquarters. (AP) November 7, 2018 At the same time U.S. President Donald Trump has ramped up sanctions on Iran, he’s signaled his willingness to meet the country’s leaders to hash out a new nuclear accord. Israel’s [...]

By |November 7th, 2018|Isreal|

Israel thanks Trump as Iran sanctions take effect

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman. (AP) November 5, 2018 Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman welcomed US sanctions that took effect Monday targeting Iran’s oil and financial sectors, calling it a “critical” blow to Tehran’s actions in the region. “President (Donald) Trump’s bold decision is the sea-change the Middle East has been waiting for,” [...]

By |November 5th, 2018|Isreal|

Israel said to warn Beirut it will strike Hezbollah rocket factories

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) November 3, 2018 Israel has reportedly sent a message to the Lebanese government via Paris demanding that it act against the Hezbollah terror group’s rocket factories in [...]

By |November 3rd, 2018|Isreal, Lebanon|

Foiled Iranian plots in Europe raise concern in US, spotlight Israeli intelligence sharing

Supporters of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), attend a rally in Villepinte, near Paris, France, June 30, 2018. (Reuters) By Hollie McKay November 3, 2018 On the heels of explosive revelations that Iranian operatives – allegedly under direct orders from Tehran – plotted to carry out deadly attacks on dissidents across Europe, U.S. [...]

By |November 3rd, 2018|Eritrea, Isreal, North America, USA|

Israeli leader says has warned EU nations of Iranian plots on European soil

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and German Chancellor Angela Merkel pose for photographers between meetings in Jerusalem October 4, 2018. (Reuters) November 2, 2018 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, calling Iran the "most potent force of militant Islam," says he has warned Europe of possible Iranian attacks on its soil. Speaking to reporters [...]

By |November 2nd, 2018|Europe, Isreal|

Israel silent as Iran hit by computer virus more violent than Stuxnet

An Iranian technician works at the Uranium Conversion Facility just outside the city of Isfahan, Iran, 255 miles (410 kilometers) south of the capital Tehran, Feb. 3, 2007. (AP) November 2, 2018 Iranian infrastructure and strategic networks have come under attack in the last few days by a computer virus similar to Stuxnet [...]

By |November 2nd, 2018|Isreal|

Israel struck Iranian targets after Russia plane downing

An Israeli Air Force Boeing 707 demonstrates refueling of an F15 fighter jet during a graduation ceremony for new pilots in the Hatzerim air force base, Israel, Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014. (AP) October 31, 2018 Israel has attacked targets in Syria since the downing of a Russian intelligence plane in September, a high-ranking Israeli [...]

By |October 31st, 2018|Isreal, Syria|

Iran’s Zarif offers prayers for US synagogue victims

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif at a press conference in Tehran, Sunday, December 22, 2013. (AP) October 30, 2018 Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said Monday his thoughts and prayers were with the victims of the fatal shooting at a synagogue in the US city of Pittsburgh. "Extremism and terrorism know [...]

By |October 30th, 2018|Isreal, North America, USA|