After reported Syria strike, Israel says won’t let Iran bring ‘game-changing’ arms

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett, IDF Chief of Staff Lt. -Gen. Aviv Kohavi and Defense Minister Benny Gantz at a situation assessment tour at the Gaza Division, August 17, 2021. (GPO) December 30, 2021 Defense Minister Benny Gantz warned Iran on Tuesday that Israel will not allow it to spread “game-changing” weaponry to its [...]

By |December 30th, 2021|Israel, Syria|

Israel can attack even with new Iran agreement: Israeli PM

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett speaks during a news conference regarding COVID-19 pandemic in the country on, Aug. 18, 2021 in Jerusalem. (AP) December 30, 2021 Israel will be able to act independently even if world powers reach an agreement with Iran, Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Tuesday, a day after negotiations for [...]

By |December 30th, 2021|Israel|

Iran federation defends footballer in row over ‘Israel flag’ jersey

Zidane and Friends Team (L) challenges Mehdi Mahdavikia of the Hamburger SV Allstar Team during their "Match against Poverty" charity soccer match, in Hamburg Dec.13, 2011. (Reuters) December 29, 2021 Iran's football federation threw its weight behind former national team captain Mehdi Mahdavikia Wednesday after he faced criticism for wearing a jersey bearing [...]

By |December 29th, 2021|Israel|

In 2022, IDF to focus on curbing Tehran in Syria, prepping strike on Iran nuke sites

Syrian air defences responding to Israeli missiles targeting Iranian facilities near Damascus, May 10, 2018. (REUTERS) December 29, 2021 The Israel Defense Forces believes it significantly curbed Iran’s ability to transfer weapons and equipment through Syria over the past year through its airstrikes, and plans to continue doing so in 2022, The Times [...]

By |December 29th, 2021|Israel, Syria|

Israeli defense official says Iran faces ‘no deterrent’ to its nuclear goals

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi visits the Bushehr nuclear power plant, in Iran, October 8, 2021. (Reuters) December 29, 2021 A senior Israeli defense official said that there currently exists no deterrent against Iran’s nuclear program. “The problem with Iran’s nuclear program is that, for the time being, there is no diplomatic mechanism to [...]

By |December 29th, 2021|Israel|

Israeli airstrike on key Syrian port targets Iranian supplies

Firefighters work at the scene of a missile attack, at the port of the coastal city of Latakia, Syria, Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021. (AP) December 28, 2021 Israeli warplanes fired a number of missiles at the port of the coastal city of Latakia early Tuesday morning, causing large explosions and fires, in the [...]

By |December 28th, 2021|Israel, Syria|

Israel open to ‘good’ Iran nuclear deal, but wants tougher Vienna terms

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett at the Prime Minister's Office on the first day of the job in Jerusalem on June 14, 2021. (GPO) December 28, 2021 Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Tuesday that Israel would not automatically oppose a nuclear deal with Iran but world powers must take a firmer position. “We [...]

By |December 28th, 2021|Israel|

Israel will act alone against Iran if needed: Foreign Minister

Israeli FM Yair Lapid speaks during a plenum session and vote on the state budget at the assembly hall in the Knesset in Jerusalem on Nov 3, 2021. (AFP) December 28, 2021 Israel is prepared to act alone against Iran in case it becomes necessary, Foreign Minister Yair Lapid warned on Monday as [...]

By |December 28th, 2021|Israel|

Iran simulated attack on Israel’s Dimona nuclear site in recent wargames

Iran's Revolutionary Guards fire longer-range missiles with a range of up to 2,000 km during a military maneuver. (IRAN) December 27, 2021 Iran simulated an attack against Israel's Dimona nuclear reactor during extensive military drills this week, that included launching multiple ballistic missiles. Fars news agency, an affiliate of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, published [...]

By |December 27th, 2021|Israel|

Iran IRGC chief says military drill warning to Israel

Chief of Iran's Revolutionary Guard Gen. Hossein Salami speaks at a pro-government rally, in Tehran, Iran, Nov. 25, 2019. (AP) December 24, 2021 A military exercise launched earlier this week by Iran’s Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) was a warning to Israel, the head of the IRGC said on Friday, adding that if Israel takes [...]

By |December 24th, 2021|Israel|