Still, Russia (halfheartedly) warned Israel to stop its “arbitrary” airstrikes in Syria, saying that they should be “ruled out.”
The forces were instructed to wear Syrian army uniforms, remove non-Syrian army flags and markings, not speak Farsi near Syrian citizens or foreign forces, refrain from using smartphone apps in Farsi, and present themselves as Syrian army officers or experts.
"With the help of Hamas ... and the head of the Palestinian branch of the Iranian Quds Force, Iran is trying to turn Judea and Samaria into a fourth military front against Israel."
"Iran is exploiting Syria, and Syria is paying a heavy price."
The experiment was carried out against the background of renewed tensions in Israel's north.
"The most potent force of militant Islam is the Iranian regime. It is devouring one nation after the other."
While issuing the "toughest ever" sanctions against Iran, the US also granted exemptions to eight countries, including India, to import Iran oil.
Israelis living in the Golan Heights, however, were told to continue their usual routine, unless they received further instructions from Home Front Command.
"I can tell you that it is very disturbing and even infuriating to Iran and the Palestinians."
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.