Iran and Israel

Iran to execute Swedish-Iranian on spying charges - report

Iran to execute Swedish-Iranian on spying charges - report

A Swedish-Iranian national sentenced to death in Iran on charges of spying for Israel is to be executed this month, Iran's ISNA news agency said on Wednesday, as the trial of a former Iranian official suspected of war crimes ended in …

Iran arrests three Mossad agents

Iran arrests three Mossad agents

Iran's Intelligence Ministry claimed to have arrested three people working for the Israeli spy agency Mossad in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan. In a statement, the ministry's local branch in the border province …

Lapid: Israel not to let Iran become nuclear threshold state

Lapid: Israel not to let Iran become nuclear threshold state

Israel won’t allow Iran to become a nuclear state, or even a nuclear threshold state, Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said on Thursday. Lapid spoke in Moscow at a news briefing following a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei …

Israel to form anti-Iranian coalition?

Israel to form anti-Iranian coalition?

Israel intends to form a coalition of Arab countries to limit Iran's influence in the region, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said. “What we need to do, and what we are doing, is forming a regional coalition of …

Israel Intercepted Armed Drone Sent by Iran, Netanyahu Says

Israel Intercepted Armed Drone Sent by Iran, Netanyahu Says

Israel intercepted an armed drone sent by Iran, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday at a meeting with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in Tel Aviv, Bloomberg reports. The drone was sent from Iraq or Syria, and …

Khamenei says Israel "a terrorist base"

Khamenei says Israel "a terrorist base"

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Friday called Israel "not a country, but a terrorist base" during a speech on Al-Quds Day, an annual show of solidarity with the Palestinians, Daily Mail informs. Tensions …

Iran blames Israel for Natanz incident, vows revenge

Iran blames Israel for Natanz incident, vows revenge

Iran blames regional arch-foe Israel for Sunday’s incident at the Natanz nuclear site and will take its revenge, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Monday. Iranian authorities described the incident a day …

Iran dismisses Israeli threats, warns of harsh response

Iran dismisses Israeli threats, warns of harsh response

Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman has shrugged off the anti-Iranian threats from an Israeli official, warning of a crushing response to any stupid measure against Iran’s interests across the region, Iran Front Page reports. …

Israel warns of 'resounding blow' if Iran attacks

Israel warns of 'resounding blow' if Iran attacks

Israel's prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Iran of a "resounding blow" if it attacked Israeli targets in the wake of increasing tensions in the region. "Anyone who attacks us will receive …

Israel's Netanyahu To Press Pompeo For More Pressure On Iran

Israel's Netanyahu To Press Pompeo For More Pressure On Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is heading to Portugal to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and call for increased pressure on Iran, Radio Liberty reports. "We're seeing the Iranian empire totter," …

Netanyahu urges Europe to ratchet up pressures on Iran

Netanyahu urges Europe to ratchet up pressures on Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denounced six new European members of a barter mechanism with Iran, saying it encouraged Tehran's repression of protests. "Now is the time to change course. Now is the …