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Posts Tagged: iran

March 16, 2018 2:27 pm

Is a War Between Israel and Iran/Hezbollah Imminent? (Part Two)

This is the second part in a two-part series. To view part one, click here. The recent violation of Israel’s air space by an Iranian drone...

March 15, 2018 3:07 pm

Proliferation Expert: Saudi Threat to Develop Nuclear Weapons Is ‘Serious’

Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's warning that his country will build a nuclear bomb if Iran does so is "serious," a proliferation expert told The...

March 13, 2018 6:30 pm

Experts and Critics Say Pompeo Appointment at State Signals Tougher Stance on Iran

President Donald Trump's appointment of CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State was both hailed and condemned on Tuesday due...

March 9, 2018 1:52 pm

The Rivalry of Iran and Bahrain: Ancient Ambitions, New Tactics

Iran’s push for hegemony in the Persian Gulf is hardly new. It stems from geostrategic and geopolitical factors related to the region’s importance in all...

March 7, 2018 9:24 am

Egyptian Media: Saudi Prince Says Turkey Part of ‘Triangle of Evil’

Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has described Turkey as part of a "triangle of evil" along with Iran and hardline Islamist groups, Egypt's...

March 5, 2018 2:32 pm

With Iran Backtracking on Hijabs, Regime Senses Its Own Weakness - Iranian Vice President Massoumeh Ebtekar made a surprising statement on Wednesday: that women in Iran shouldn’t be forced to wear the hijab. “Our position is that it’s...

March 1, 2018 4:19 pm

Syria Is Now a ‘Shi’a Colony of Iran’ - After years of bloody warfare, Syria has become a “Shi'a colony of Iran,” a Syrian professor who lives in Germany recently told an Israeli...

February 21, 2018 4:19 pm

Iran Tests Aggressive Strategy Against Israel - On February 10, Iran launched a drone into Israeli airspace, shocking Israel -- and sending the Jewish state into retaliatory action. While Israel's response may...

February 21, 2018 3:04 pm

Expert: Russia’s Condemnation of Iran’s Anti-Israel Threats Shows Kremlin Sees Jewish State as the ‘Main Actor’ in Region

A former Israeli ambassador to Russia has declared that Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's recent condemnation of a top Iranian official’s threat to destroy Tel Aviv is proof...

February 21, 2018 2:56 pm

Iran’s New Anti-Israel ‘Resistance Axis’

The launch of an Iranian drone into Israel and the escalation that followed constitute a new phase in the Iranian-Israeli conflict, which until now has been...

February 19, 2018 2:06 pm

By Focusing on Humanitarian Aid, Israel Can Still Win in Syria - Despite working for several years with international and regional partners to limit Hezbollah and Iranian gains at the expense of the Syrian people -- and investing...

February 19, 2018 12:02 pm

Israeli Expert on Arrow 3 Missile Defense Test: ‘What Can I Say? Another Success’

An Israeli expert on missile defense hailed Monday’s successful test of the Arrow 3 system, saying “What can I say? Another success." Arrow 3 is designed...

February 18, 2018 7:44 pm

Israeli General Dismisses Iran’s Claim Jewish State’s Invincibility Is Crumbling

A retired IDF general dismissed Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif’s claim on Sunday that the downing of an Israeli fighter jet last week demolished...

February 12, 2018 1:16 pm

Timeline: Four Hours of Conflict Leave Iranian Drone, Israeli F-16, Syrian Air Defenses Destroyed

In the early hours of Saturday morning, Israel and a Syrian-Iranian alliance engaged in a confrontation that left an Israeli F-16, an Iranian-made drone, and...


It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s ‘Superman’ … at the Kotel - American actor Dean Cain, known for his role as “Superman” in the hit 1990s’...


Jewish Groups Weigh-in on Pompeo for Secretary of State - Many major American Jewish organizations are pleased by the nomination of CIA director Mike Pompeo to succeed Rex Tillerson...

Training for War in Gaza as Hamas Lurks in Tunnels and Towers - Since Hamas came to power in the Gaza Strip more than a decade ago, it has built, trained and...

Israeli Attractions: Givat Sher, the Judean Lowhills - In the town of Modi’in, which is situated between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, lies Givat Sher (“The hill of...


European Powers Propose New Iran Sanctions to Meet Trump Ultimatum

Britain, France and Germany have proposed fresh EU sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missiles and its role in Syria's war, according to a confidential document, in a bid to persuade Washington...


Israel Ranks 11th in UN ‘World Happiness Report’ - Israel just missed out on a place in the top 10 happiest countries in the world, placing 11th in the latest world happiness index. “The World Happiness Report 2018,” compiled by the United Nations Sustainable...

Middle East

Abbas Meets With Released Prisoner Who Was Accomplice in Murder of Israeli - In the presidential office in Ramallah on March 14, Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas met with Rajaei Haddad, a terrorist from eastern Jerusalem released from prison after serving a...