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Iran’s Foreign Minister meets with Palestinian groups in Beirut

Hossein Amir-Abdollahian meets officials of Palestinian groups in Beirut, October 7, 2021. (Supplied) October 8, 2021 Iran's Foreign Minister in Beirut on Thursday met with officials of Palestinian groups and pledged Tehran's support for resistance against the "Zionist enemy". Two of the most prominent Palestinians in the meeting were the leader of the [...]

By |October 8th, 2021|Lebanon, Palestine|

CIA chief heading to Israel, Palestine as Iran tensions simmer

CIA chief William Burns during a hearing, Feb. 24, 2021. (Reuters) August 10, 2021 The head of the Central Intelligence Agency is expected to travel to Israel and Palestine this week, Israeli officials were quoted as saying in media reports published Monday. CIA director Bill Burns will visit Israel first before meeting Palestinian officials in [...]

By |August 10th, 2021|Israel, North America, Palestine, USA|

Iran’s Quds Force chief says Israelis should ‘return’ to US, Europe

Iranian General Esmail Ghaani speaks in a meeting in Tehran, Iran. (AP) May 29, 2021 Israelis should leave Israel and “return to their homes” in the United States and Europe, the commander of Iran’s Quds Force Esmail Ghaani said on Saturday. “We recommend that the Zionists return and buy back their homes that [...]

By |May 29th, 2021|Israel, Palestine|

Why the Iranian regime is major threat to the region and international community

Hezbollah supporters hold images of the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Ayatollah Khomeini (L), and Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenai, during celebrations in Beirut on Feb 6, 2019. (AFP) By Track Persia May 27, 2021 Since the success of Grand Ayatollah Ruhullah Khomeini’s Islamic Revolution in Iran and the overthrow of the [...]

By |May 27th, 2021|Afghanistan, Bahrain, Iraq, Lebanon, Middle East, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Yemen|

Why Tehran supports Hamas despite ideological differences

Former Hamas PM Ismail Haniyeh gestures as he delivers a speech at a rally in Tehran, Feb 11, 2012 (AP) By Track Persia May 24, 2021 The latest clashes between Israel and Palestinian militants that erupted for two weeks this month reflect the advancement of the military capability of the Islamist groups based [...]

By |May 24th, 2021|Ideology, Israel, Palestine|

Iran displays long-range combat drone, names it ‘Gaza’

The head of IRGC Gen. Hossein Salami (L) and Amir Ali Hajizadeh commander of Aerospace Force, unveiling a new combat drone called ‘Gaza’, May 21, 2021. (AFP) May 21, 2021 Iran on Friday displayed a home-built combat drone that it said had a range of 2,000 km (1,250 miles), naming it “Gaza” in [...]

By |May 21st, 2021|Israel, Palestine|

Netanyahu says Iran behind armed drone intercepted by Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits and IDF naval base in Haifa, Feb 12, 2019. (PMO) May 20, 2021 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday Iran was behind an armed drone that Israel intercepted after entering its airspace this week. Netanyahu said during a meeting with visiting German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in [...]

By |May 20th, 2021|Israel, Palestine|

IRGC chief says Tehran supports Palestinians’ fight against Israel

The head of the elite Iranian Revolutionary Guards Hossein Salami. (IRNA) May 19, 2021 Iran supports Palestinians’ fight against Israel, the head of the elite Iranian Revolutionary Guards said in a televised speech on Wednesday. “Tehran backs the Palestinians’ fight against the Zionist regime (Israel),” Hossein Salami said. “The Palestinians have emerged as [...]

By |May 19th, 2021|Israel, Palestine|

Iran guards reaffirm support for Palestinians facing Israeli ‘crimes’

Brigadier-General Esmail Qaani (Ghaani), IRGC Qods Force commander. (MEHR) May 17, 2021 Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Quds Force commander stressed Tehran’s support for Palestinians facing Israeli “crimes” in Jerusalem and Gaza in phone calls with some factions’ officials, state media reported Sunday. The calls comes during the heaviest fighting since 2014 between Israel and [...]

By |May 17th, 2021|Israel, Palestine|

Poster of Iran’s Soleimani sparks controversy in Gaza Strip

Gen. Qassem Soleimani (C), former head of the elite Quds Force, attends a graduation ceremony of a group of the guard's officers in Tehran, June 30, 2018. (AP) January 1, 2021 A picture of the late Iranian Quds Force commander Gen. Qassem Soleimani that was posted on a billboard in Gaza City has been vandalized [...]

By |January 1st, 2021|Palestine|