Iran was lying to the world and disguising its ballistic missile development project as a failed satellite program, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu charged. Speaking at...
Iran pointed out that the carrier rocket had successfully passed the first and second stages of the launch and only failed to pass the third.
“Iran has sent three doctors to Beirut, one of whom resides in Europe, to follow up on his health condition.”
“If we have to go back and withdraw from the nuclear deal, we certainly do not go back to where we were before.”
In 2018 alone, Eizenkot said Israel had dropped 2,000 bombs on Iranian targets in near-daily attacks.
"I think everyone understands that a very serious threat was averted here."
The request came after 3 mortar shells landed near the US Embassy in Baghdad.
The meeting will "bring together dozens of countries from Asia, Africa, Western Hemisphere countries, Europe and the Middle East of.
This was the first Israeli airstrike on the Damascus area in 2019. The last time the IAF hit the same area was on December 25, 2018.
“Countries will all come together to focus on Middle East stability and peace and freedom and security ... in this region, and that includes an important element of making sure that Iran is not a destabilizing influence,” said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Pompeo also announced The United States will host an international summit next month to promote stability and freedom in the Middle East.
"France recalls that the Iranian missile program is not conformity with UN Security Council Resolution 2231."
"In falsely seeing ourselves as a force for what ails the Middle East, we were timid about asserting ourselves when the times — and our partners — demanded it," Pompeo said.
This is the first time the world body has imposed sanctions on Iran since lifting penalties three years ago, following the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
The former minister tried to link his Iranian operators with Israelis with whom he was in contact so that the Iranian agents could dig out information from his victims.
An anonymous official also insisted that the US will continue to be “very supportive” of Israeli airstrikes against Iran in Syria.
The Iranian regime has launched ballistic missiles numerous times since UNSCR 2231 was adopted and continues to do so, Pompeo said.
Hezbollah and the Iranian banks are being sued for a total of $50 million in compensatory damages, plus unspecified punitive damages.
Pompeo: "President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw American troops from Syria “in no way changes anything that this administration is working on, alongside Israel."
“It’s not hard to imagine what would have happened if hundreds of Hezbollah operatives had entered [Israel from Lebanon] through underground attack tunnels."
"The victory of the Palestinian people has not meant being able to establish a government in Tel Aviv ..."
Senior Russian commanders on the ground in Syria actually admire the IDF and its aggressive style – as long as the IDF does not shoot down Ilyushin planes, of course.
Here's the troublesome point: Israel has not complained about the American withdrawal from Syria, not publicly, anyway.
Israel is “not prepared to accept the Iranian military entrenchment in Syria which is directed against us."
An arsenal of Iranian Fajr-5 missiles was reportedly being stored in at least one of the weapons warehouses..