Israel’s navy could act against Iranian oil smuggling: Netanyahu

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Israel’s navy could take action against Iranian oil smuggling, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday, urging world powers to foil any effort by Tehran to evade U.S. sanctions. The Israeli leader told naval officers that Iran was still resorting to clandestine measures to ship fuel that it first used prior to a 2015 nuclear … Read More

Iranian commander threatens to ‘raze Tel Aviv and Haifa’ if US attacks

Monday, February 11, 2019

A senior commander in Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps threatened on Monday to destroy two of Israeli’s largest cities if the country is attacked by the United States. “The United States does not have the courage to shoot a single bullet at us despite all its defensive and military assets. But if they attack … Read More

Hamas warns new protests will go further, surprise Israel

Hamas warns new protests will go further, surprise Israel

Sunday, April 1, 2018

Defiant Hamas leaders warned Sunday that Palestinians would continue their protests along the Gaza fence, vowing to go beyond the barrier next time and promising fresh surprises for Israel. “The Palestinians will not give up the ‘right of return’,” former Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal said during a visit to Turkey. “We will not recognize the … Read More

IDF paratroopers teach US marines ‘lost art’ of tunnel combat

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Israeli paratroopers and US marines completed a series of exercises over the past week and a half aimed at sharing techniques and knowledge on beach-landings and aspects of urban warfare, as part of the joint Juniper Cobra exercise, officers said. For the Americans — specifically the US Marine Corps’ 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment — … Read More