Israel warns ‘nothing to discuss’ with Biden if returns to Iran deal as is

US President Joe Biden delivers his inauguration speech on January 20, 2021, at the US Capitol in Washington, DC. (AP) January 21, 2021 Israeli television on Wednesday reported that Jerusalem is warning an American return to the former terms of the nuclear deal with Iran under President Joe Biden could lead the countries to a [...]

By |January 21st, 2021|Israel, North America, USA|

Israel sends submarines, warships to Red Sea to deter Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu (2nd L) attends a ceremony at the military port of Haifa on January 12, 2016. (AFP) January 21, 2021 Military sources in Tel Aviv revealed that the Israeli army sent a number of submarines, warships and forces from the Naval Commando unit to the Red Sea, raising alert level over possible [...]

By |January 21st, 2021|Israel|

Russia refuses Syria’s use as an arena for an Iran-Israel confrontation

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a news conference in New York, September 26, 2014. (REUTERS) January 21, 2021 Russia refuses the use of Syria as an arena for an Iranian-Israeli confrontation and it does not want to use Syrian land against Israel, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. “So, our dear Israeli colleagues, [...]

By |January 21st, 2021|Israel, Russia, Syria|

Iranian MP accuses Zarif of meeting Israeli officer before Soleimani’s killing

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif answers questions from lawmakers in an open session of parliament in Tehran, Oct. 2, 2016. (ISNA) January 20, 2021 The Iranian parliament rebuked Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for his attempts to negotiate with the US administration, just three weeks after the killing of Qassem Soleimani, the head of [...]

By |January 20th, 2021|Israel|

Syrian, Israeli officials reportedly meet at Hmeimim air base; Israel demanded pull out Hezbollah, Iranian militias from Syria

Russian servicemen prepare a Russian Sukhoi Su-30SM fighter jet before a departure for a mission at the Russian Hmeimim military base in Syria, on Dec 16, 2015. (AFP) January 19, 2021 Syrian and Israeli officials reportedly held a meeting last month at the Russian air base in Hmeimim, Syria. The Russia-sponsored meeting tackled several issues, [...]

By |January 19th, 2021|Israel, Syria|

The ‘strategic patience of the Iranian regime’ towards Israel and the US

Members of Iranian forces pray around the coffin of slain nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh on November 30, 2020. (Reuters) By Camelia Entekhabifard January 18, 2021 Iranians have repeatedly talked about "hard revenge"; however, in the most critical moments, Iran's ruling regime has not gone beyond verbal threats. On Saturday, January 17, FoxNews quoted US officials [...]

By |January 18th, 2021|Israel, North America, USA|

Israel behind report on Iranian ‘suicide’ drones sent to Houthis in Yemen

A drone launched at Saudi Arabia by Yemen's Houthis is displayed at a Saudi military base, Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia, June 21, 2019. (Reuters) January 16, 2021 A high-ranking Israeli official is the source behind reports published two days ago by Newsweek saying Iran has sent “suicide drones” to its allies in Yemen, military sources in [...]

By |January 16th, 2021|Israel, Yemen|

Israel mulls 3 options to undermine Iranian nuclear efforts

Netanyahu used his UN General Assembly speech to pinpoint a 'secret' atomic storage facility in Tehran. (AFP) January 15, 2021 Israel’s army is discussing three military options for a possible clash with Iran, Israeli sources revealed on Thursday. According to a front-page article in Israel’s largest-circulation daily, the military is crafting three options to “undermine [...]

By |January 15th, 2021|Israel|

Wary of Biden tack on Iran, Israel revisits military options

Israeli Prime Minister and Defence Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement on the Iranian nuclear issue at the Foreign Ministry in Jerusalem on September 9, 2019. (AFP) January 14, 2021 Israel is revising military options for a possible clash with Iran, an Israeli newspaper reported on Thursday, as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government braces for [...]

By |January 14th, 2021|Israel, North America, USA|

Israeli strikes on Syria kill seven soldiers, 16 Iran-backed fighters

Israel routinely carries out raids in Syria, mostly against targets linked to Iran. (Israeli Air Force) January 13, 2021 Israeli night raids targeting arms depots and military positions in eastern Syria killed at least seven Syrian soldiers and 16 allied fighters, in the deadliest raids this year, a war monitor said Wednesday. The Israeli air force carried [...]

By |January 13th, 2021|Israel, Syria|