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14 Iranian, allied fighters killed in overnight strikes on Syria

Syrian air defences responding to Israeli missiles targeting Iranian facilities near Damascus, May 10, 2018. (REUTERS) May 5, 2020 Overnight strikes on positions held by Iranian-backed militias and their allies in eastern Syria killed 14 fighters, a war monitor said on Tuesday. It was not immediately clear who carried out the strikes in [...]

By |May 5th, 2020|Isreal, Syria|

Top Iran official renews threat to ‘raze Israeli cities’ amid friction with US

Mohsen Rezaei. former commander of the IRGC, currently the secretary of Iran's Expediency Council. (IRNA) May 05, 2020 A top Iranian official has repeated his threat to “raze Israeli cities to the ground” if the Jewish state takes any action against the Islamic Republic, hinting that Tehran could attack even in retaliation to [...]

By |May 5th, 2020|Isreal|

Israel hits Iran, Hezbollah targets near Damascus

Syrian air defences responding to Israeli missiles targeting Iranian facilities near Damascus, April 13, 2019. (AFP) April 27, 2020 Israeli warplanes hit on Monday targets belonging to Iran and its proxies including Lebanon's Hezbollah, near Damascus, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. It said four fighters were killed in the strikes. The [...]

By |April 27th, 2020|Isreal, Lebanon, Syria|

Hezbollah responds to recent warnings from Israel

“Hard Revenge” on a sign of Abu Mahdi al Muhandis, Qasem Soleimani and Imad Mughniyeh placed at the Lebanon-Israel security fence on April 18, 2020. (Supplied) By Joe Truzman April 27, 2020 Recent warnings from Israel against Hezbollah’s military activity in southern Syria have elicited a response from the Iranian-backed group. The warning came [...]

By |April 27th, 2020|Isreal, Lebanon, Syria|

Israeli airstrikes killed nine Iran-backed fighters in Syria

An Israeli Air Force F-16 fighter jets. (Flash90) April 21, 2020 Reported Israeli airstrikes late Monday near the central Syrian city of Palmyra killed nine fighters loyal to the Iran-backed Damascus regime, a war monitor said Tuesday. Those who died in several missile strikes included three Syrians and six foreigners of unknown nationalities, [...]

By |April 21st, 2020|Isreal, Syria|

Israeli indicted for spying for Iran named as Ayman Haj Yahya

Israeli army jeeps patrol along the Northern Israeli border with Lebanon on July 14, 2014. (Flash90) April 21, 2020 Ayman Haj Yahya was named on Sunday as the Israeli citizen indicted for spying for Iran earlier in April. The Lod District Court removed the gag order on Yahya's name, while maintaining the order on others [...]

By |April 21st, 2020|Isreal|

Tehran releases footage of Israeli raid at Syrian-Lebanese border

A vehicle allegedly used by Hezbollah to transfer arms targeted by the IDF near the Lebanon border in Syria, April 15, 2020. (Supplied)) April 20, 2020 Iranian media released footage of two missiles hitting a civilian vehicle in Jdeideh Yabous, near the Syrian-Lebanese border. On Wednesday, an Israeli drone first struck near the car [...]

By |April 20th, 2020|Isreal, Lebanon, Syria|

Israeli drone strike targets top Iran-linked Hezbollah security official

A vehicle allegedly used by Hezbollah to transfer arms targeted by the IDF near the Lebanon border in Syria, April 15, 2020. (Supplied) April 16, 2020 An Israeli military drone fired two missiles on Wednesday at a Jeep carrying four Hezbollah fighters just inside Syria near the border with Lebanon. The first strike [...]

By |April 16th, 2020|Isreal, Lebanon, Syria|

Pompeo, Netanyahu discuss Iran’s destabilizing behavior, pandemic over phone

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu (R) welcomes US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to his residence in Jerusalem on March 21, 2019. (AFP) April 11, 2020 US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said he spoke with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu about the coronavirus pandemic and Iran. In a tweet, Pompeo said the [...]

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

Israeli security agency says it arrested alleged Iran spy

An Iranian Officer of IRGC, with Israel flag drawn on his boots, is seen during graduation ceremony, held for the military cadets in a military academy, in Tehran, June 30, 2018. (REUTERS) April 7, 2020 Israel’s domestic security agency said Tuesday it arrested an Israeli citizen alleged to have spied for Iran. The Shin [...]

By |April 7th, 2020|Isreal|