Battling COVID, Iran regime makes Jews its bogeyman

Iranian official wear protective masks and gloves as protection against the cornonavirus COVID-19, during a cabinet meeting in the capital Tehran, March 11, 2020. (AFP) By Guest Blog April 4, 2020 To date, Iran has had the highest number of reported deaths from the COVID-19 global pandemic out of any country in Asia other than China. [...]

By |April 4th, 2020|Isreal, North America, USA|

Israel targets Iranian commanders in Syrian base near Homs

Syrian air defences responding to Israeli missiles targeting Iranian facilities near Damascus, May 10, 2018. (REUTERS) April 2, 2020 Israel fired missiles at the Shayrat airbase in Homs, central Syria, targeting a high-level meeting held between Syrian and Iranian military officials, according to Syrian opposition sources. Israeli warplanes used Lebanon’s airspace to target [...]

By |April 2nd, 2020|Isreal, Syria|

Israel seizes $4 million transferred from Iran to Hamas

Palestinian members of al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of the Hamas movement, take part in a military parade in Gaza City on December 14, 2014. (REUTERS) February 28, 2020 Israeli Defense Minister Naftali Bennett signed an order Thursday to seize some $4 million in funds which Israel said were transferred from Iran to Hamas movement [...]

By |February 28th, 2020|Isreal, Palestine|

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|