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Israel made a ‘very bad gamble’ by sabotaging Iranian nuclear site: Zarif

Construction at Iran's Natanz uranium-enrichment facility that experts believe may be a new, underground centrifuge assembly plant, Oct. 26, 2020. (AP) April 13, 2021 Iran’s top diplomat said on Tuesday that an attack on its Natanz nuclear facility which it blames on Israel was a “very bad gamble” that would strengthen Tehran’s hand [...]

By |April 13th, 2021|Iran, Israel|

Iran warns sabotage affects Vienna talks over nuclear deal

EEAS Deputy Secretary-General Enrique Mora and Iranian Deputy at Ministry of Foreign Affairs Abbas Araghchi wait for the start of a meeting in Vienna, April 6, 2021. (REUTERS) April 13, 2021 Iran’s foreign minister warned Tuesday that an attack on its main nuclear enrichment site at Natanz affects ongoing negotiations in Vienna over [...]

By |April 13th, 2021|Europe, Israel, North America, USA|

Inside Iran’s torture prisons: Tehran quick to jail those with pro-Israel ties

A prison guard stands along a corridor in Tehran’s Evin prison on June 13, 2016. (Reuters) By Benjamin Weinthal April 13, 2021 Thanks to a rare glimpse inside the Islamic Republic of Iran’s vast penal establishment in Tehran, Fox News has obtained exclusive information about Iranians condemned to harsh sentences for mere contact with Israelis, [...]

By |April 13th, 2021|Israel|

Iran is greatest threat in Middle East, Israel will continue to ‘defend itself:’ PM

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits IDF naval base in Haifa, February 12, 2019. (PMO) April 12, 2021 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Iran has never given up efforts to obtain nuclear weapons and that Israel will not allow Tehran to build them. The Israeli leader, addressing reporters with visiting US Defense [...]

By |April 12th, 2021|Israel, Middle East|

Israel’s Army Chief of Staff threatens to wage war on Iran

Israel's Army Chief of Staff Aviv Kohavi speaks at a press conference in Tel Aviv on January 26, 2021 (AP) April 12, 2021 Israel’s top general appeared to refer implicitly to Iran in comments Sunday about Israeli military operations. Israel's Army Chief of Staff Aviv Kohavi said his army had obtained an enhanced [...]

By |April 12th, 2021|Israel|

Iran blames Israel for sabotage at Natanz nuclear site

Natanz has been targeted by sabotage in the past. (Screengrab) April 12, 2021 Iran blamed Israel on Monday for a sabotage attack on its underground Natanz nuclear facility that damaged centrifuges it uses to enrich uranium, warning that it would avenge the assault. Israel has not claimed responsibility for the attack. However, suspicion [...]

By |April 12th, 2021|Israel|

Mossad behind attack on Iran’s nuclear site: Israeli radio cites intelligence sources

A building after it was damaged by a fire, at the Natanz uranium enrichment facility in Iran, July 02, 2020. (AP) April 12, 2021 Israeli public radio cited intelligence sources as saying that Israel’s Mossad spy agency carried out a cyber-attack on Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility. Kan Radio’s report, which cited unnamed sources, [...]

By |April 12th, 2021|Israel|

Pentagon chief to visit Israel amid Iran talks

Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin visits National Guard troops deployed at the US Capitol and its perimeter, Jan. 29, 2021. (AP) April 10, 2021 US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is due to arrive in Jerusalem on Sunday, the highest ranked member of President Joe Biden’s administration to visit Israel. The two-day visit comes [...]

By |April 10th, 2021|Israel, North America, USA|

Iran-backed fighters in Syria killed by Israeli strikes

Syrian air defenses respond to Israeli missiles targeting south of the capital Damascus in an earlier strike on July 20, 2020. (AFP) April 9, 2021 Israeli strikes targeting Syrian regime military positions and a weapons depot near Damascus killed three Iran-backed militia fighters, a Britain-based war monitor said on Thursday. The strikes near [...]

By |April 9th, 2021|Israel, Syria|

On Holocaust Day, Netanyahu issues warning about Iran

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu. (REUTERS) April 8, 2021 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday urged the world not to revive the troubled international nuclear deal with Iran as he opened Israel’s annual memorial day for the 6 million Jews who perished in the Holocaust. Speaking as world powers are launching a new effort [...]

By |April 8th, 2021|Israel|