Netanyahu and Gantz meet, make progress in coalition talks

Likud and Blue and White say meeting between PM and Gantz was held in a good atmosphere and understandings were reached.   Elad Benari, Canada , 03/04/20 20:15   Netanyahu and Gantz with Rivlin Kobi Gideon/GPO Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Blue and White chairman Benny Gantz met again on Friday evening as part of […]

Trump warns Iran of ‘heavy price’ in case of attack on US troops

‘We don’t want hostility, but if they are hostile to us, they’re going to regret it like they’ve never regretted anything before,’ US president says AFPToday, 5:28 am WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump warned Iran on Wednesday of a “heavy price” if it or its allies in Iraq attack US troops stationed there. “We […]

Amid Coronavirus, Mullahs Speeding Up Nuclear Activities

Majid RafizadehMarch 31, 2020 at 4:00 am The Iranian regime now has enough enriched uranium to refine and build a nuclear bomb if it desires to do so. Approximately 1000 kg of uranium enriched at just 5% can be refined to create one nuclear bomb…. Moreover, “the agency identified a number of questions related to […]

Anti-Semitism on the rise, Jews blamed for coronavirus

The Foreign Ministry has reached out to social media platforms requesting they monitor and bloc such content but some have politely declined to act citing a manpower shortage due to the coronavirus pandemic Itamar Eichner | Updated: 03.31.20 , 08:06   An internal Foreign Ministry report warns of a sharp rise in anti-Semitic posts around […]

Pro-Iranian militias in Iraq debate best way to defeat US

While these groups say they are ready to fight the Americans, leaders are reticent to show their faces in public, fearing US drone strikes. SETH J. FRANTZMAN MARCH 29, 2020 11:53 Pro-Iranian militias in Iraq are at a crossroads amid rising tensions with the US. Over the weekend several activists affiliated with Asaib Ahl al-Haq, […]

The US-led Coalition has now left three bases in Iraq: Qaim, Q-West and K-1

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN The US-led Coalition handed over an area of K-1 Air Base on Sunday, the third post in a week handed over to Iraqi Security Forces. This is officially part of the Combined Joint Task Force – Operation Inherent Resolve (CJTF-OIR) “repositioning” in Iraq. It comes amid tensions with pro-Iranian groups, and […]

ANALYSIS: Iranian axis in Iraq preparing for war with US

Iran is not scaling back support for terrorists across Middle East despite astronomic death toll within the Islamic Republic from COIV-19. Yochanan Visser , 29/03/20 As Iran is still figuring out how to deal with the huge coronavirus crisis in the Islamic Republic and tries to hide the full scope of the pandemic, it continues […]

Iran to enhance explosive power of missile warheads: DM

ByNews Desk2020-03-28     /* custom css */ { text-align: left; } img { margin: 0 auto 0 0; } Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami says Iran is planning to increase the explosive power of its missile warheads and boost their speed. Announcing defense projects for the current Persian calendar year which […]

Russia’s S-500 system will be deployed this year after successful tests

2020-03-28 /* custom css */ { text-align: left; } img { margin: 0 auto 0 0; } BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:20 P.M.) – The Russian military completed its tests for the S-500 Prometheus anti-aircraft missile system, the TASS News Agency reported. According to the publication, the testing for the S-500 system went through the […]