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Danon: Iran currently controls 82000 fighters in Syria

Friday, January 26, 2018

“Iran is currently controlling 82,000 fighters in Syria,” Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon told the UN Security Council on Thursday. Danon told the executive body that he was ready to expose “classified information” for the first time, “because it is vital for the world to understand that if we turn a blind eye in … Read More

With claws unsheathed, Iran creeps up on Israel

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Israeli officer leant forward in the seat of his patrol car and pointed across the desolate valley. A few miles away, the white houses dotted on the Syrian side of the border were just visible in the January gloom. “That’s where the Syrian regime is,” he barked. “Hand in hand with them is Iran, … Read More

US sanctions Iranian missile firms, says protesters will not be forgotten

Thursday, January 4, 2018

WASHINGTON — The United States imposed sanctions Thursday on five Iranian companies it alleges are working on part of the Islamic republic’s illegal ballistic missile program while the State Department vowed that Iranian protesters “will not be forgotten.” Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin linked the measure to recent anti-government protests, arguing that Iran ought to spend … Read More

Report: US, Israel sign secret pact to tackle Iran nuclear and missile threat

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Israel and the United States have secretly signed a far-reaching joint memorandum of understanding providing for full cooperation to deal with Iran’s nuclear drive, its missile programs and its other threatening activities, an Israeli TV report said. The document was signed on December 12 at the White House, culminating intensive talks between representatives of the … Read More

In First, US Presents Evidence of Iranian Weapons Supplied to Tehran Regime’s Ally in Yemen Civil War

Thursday, December 14, 2017

The United States on Thursday presented for the first time pieces of what it said were Iranian weapons supplied to the Iran-aligned Houthi militia in Yemen, describing it as conclusive evidence that Tehran was violating UN resolutions. Reuters was given advanced access to the military hangar at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling just outside of Washington where … Read More

Alleged Iranian base near Syria border caught on camera

Friday, November 17, 2017

Israeli satellite photos published Thursday appear to strengthen a BBC report a week ago that Iran is building a permanent military base in Syria, just 50 kilometers (31 miles) from Israel’s northern border. The ImageSat International pictures, published by Hadashot (formerly Channel 2) news, show that renovations and alterations were recently undertaken at the site … Read More

Iran building a permanent military base in Syria — report

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Iran is building a permanent military base in Syria just south of Damascus, the BBC reported Friday, citing a Western intelligence official. The British broadcaster commissioned a series of satellite pictures that indicate widespread construction at the site. Israel has long warned that Iran is trying to establish a presence in Syria as part of … Read More