Iran and Israel

Israel denies involvement in Raisi's death

Israel denies involvement in Raisi's death

In an interview with Reuters, an Israeli official said that the authorities of the Jewish state had nothing to do with the helicopter crash in which the Iranian president died

Iran warns U.S. about attack on Israel

Iran warns U.S. about attack on Israel

Iran has warned the United States through diplomatic channels about an imminent strike on Israel in response to the Israeli Air Force's shelling of the Iranian consulate in Syria, Iranian Foreign Minister …

Israel planned to strike back at Iran on Monday

Israel planned to strike back at Iran on Monday

Israel considered a retaliatory strike against Iran on the evening of April 15, but decided to delay the attack, the Axios news website reported, citing U.S. and Israeli officials. Israel told the U.S. administration about the decision …

Hamas talks frozen amid Iran-Israel escalation

Hamas talks frozen amid Iran-Israel escalation

Negotiations for a cease-fire and the release of Israeli hostages by Hamas are "almost frozen," an informed senior Arab diplomat told NBC News. "At the moment, talks for a cease-fire and the …

Erdogan reveals who to blame for Israel-Iran escalation

Erdogan reveals who to blame for Israel-Iran escalation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was the main party to blame for Iran’s unprecedented missile attack on Israel over the weekend. Speaking to reporters following a cabinet …

Pentagon: U.S. to protect Israel from Iran

Pentagon: U.S. to protect Israel from Iran

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin told Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant in their phone conversation that Israel could rely on full support from the United States to defend itself against Iranian attacks, …

Turkish and Iranian FMs discuss attack on Israel

Turkish and Iranian FMs discuss attack on Israel

Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan held a phone call with his Iranian counterpart, Hossein Amirabdollahian on April 14, Turkish diplomatic sources said. Fidan told the top Iranian diplomat that Ankara did not want further escalation …

U.S. refuses to join Israel in retaliatory action against Iran

U.S. refuses to join Israel in retaliatory action against Iran

U.S. President Joe Biden warned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the U.S. will not take part in a counter-offensive against Iran, an option Netanyahu's war cabinet favors after a mass drone and missile attack on Israeli territory, according …

Israel hopes for anti-Iran coalition in Middle East

Israel hopes for anti-Iran coalition in Middle East

Member of Israel's war cabinet Benny Gantz is hoping for the formation of a regional coalition to counter Iran. "We will build a regional coalition and exact the price from Iran in the fashion and timing that is …

Russia calls on Iran and Israel to show restraint

Russia calls on Iran and Israel to show restraint

Russia is extremely concerned about another dangerous escalation in the Middle East and calls on all parties involved to show restraint, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in connection with the escalation in the Middle East. The …