Threats

Iran

Iran’s obsession with destroying Israel began in 1979 after the violent Islamic Revolution empowered radical fundamentalists committed to dominating the Middle East. Iran’s hatred of Israel and America has been the foundation of its foreign policy ever since. The State Department recognizes Iran as the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism. For decades the world sought to isolate Iran and curb its terrorist activities and nuclear weapons ambitions through economic sanctions. But while President Obama was in office, world leaders decided to lift those sanctions in exchange for promises that Iran would halt its nuclear development. Since the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) commonly known as the Iran Deal was signed and implemented, Iran’s aggression against Israel and America has increased. Enriched and emboldened by a fresh influx of over $100 billion to its government, Iran poses a greater danger to both Israel and America.

Iran sends Hezbollah GPS parts to turn rockets into precision missiles — report

Friday, October 19, 2018

Iran has delivered advanced GPS components to Hezbollah which will allow the terrorist group to make previously unguided rockets into precision guided-missiles, thus increasing the threat to Israel, Fox News reported Friday. According to the media outlet, American and western intelligence services believe Iran has been increasing its shipments to Hezbollah, with one flight arriving … Read More

In Israel threat, Iran nuke chief warns of ‘harsh’ result if scientists attacked

Iran nuclear chief says atomic program strong in AP interview

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Iran’s nuclear chief told The Associated Press on Tuesday that he hopes the atomic deal between Tehran and world powers survives, but warns the program will be in a stronger position than ever if not. In a veiled threat to Israel, Ali Akbar Salehi also told the AP in an interview in Tehran that the … Read More

Iran Regime Rejects Talks With Trump Administration on Ballistic Missile Program

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Iran has no plans to extend the range of its missiles since their 2,000-kilometer (1,240-mile) reach is enough to protect the country, the Revolutionary Guards commander said on Tuesday, amid mounting US pressure over Tehran’s missile program. Iran‘s government again ruled out negotiations with US President Donald Trump over Tehran’s military capabilities and regional influence, saying … Read More

If deal fails, Iran threatens enrichment of uranium beyond accord’s limitations

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

An Iranian atomic official threatened Wednesday that should a landmark nuclear deal with world powers fall apart, his country will be ready to begin uranium enrichment beyond the limitations set by the agreement at one of its nuclear facilities and install new equipment at another. Following the US withdrawal last month from the 2015 agreement, … Read More

Can and will Iran strike Israel?

Friday, June 8, 2018

In recent months, Israel bombed Iranian objectives inside Syria several times. Iran absorbed casualties, serious damage and international humiliation. Iran is eager for revenge, but what can it do? Does Iran want to go to war? Iran still remembers the trauma of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war, which cost Iran dearly. Israel today has fewer people … Read More

Netanyahu says Iran’s new uranium enrichment drive is aimed at destroying Israel

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday that a newly announced plan by Iran to increase its nuclear enrichment capacity was aimed at producing nuclear weapons to be used against Israel. “Two days ago, Ayatollah Khamenei, Iran’s supreme leader, stated his intention to destroy the State of Israel,” Netanyahu said in a video posted on social … Read More

Iran’s top leader vows tenfold response to any attack

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Iran’s top leader said Monday that anyone who fires one missile at his country “will be hit by 10” in response, but dismissed fears of war as “propaganda” by the West. Tensions have soared since the US withdrew from the landmark 2015 nuclear accord, and vowed to restore sanctions unless Iran meets a list of … Read More

U.S. considers deploying defense system amid concern over Iranian threat

Friday, June 1, 2018

BERLIN – The US military has held preliminary discussions about moving a powerful missile defense system to Germany to boost European defenses, according to two sources familiar with the issue, a move that experts said could trigger fresh tensions with Moscow. The tentative proposal to send the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system to … Read More