How have Iran’s intelligence forces broken down in face of explosions?


What the world is witnessing right now is someone hitting Iranian nuclear and conventional weapons and IRGC facilities practically at will. YONAH JEREMY BOB JULY 10, 2020 17:12 Iran is facing a total intelligence breakdown. With another explosion on Thursday night, reportedly at an Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps facility, the question is not only […]

250 Billion Barrels: Israel Discovers Oil Deposits Similar to Saudi Arabia


@media only screen and (max-width:320px) { .whatsapp-share-text{ display: none; } } Tweet WhatsApp Email Jul 8, 2020     “Tens of billions of dollars” are waiting underground, Professor Eugene Kendall recently told the Knesset. By Aryeh Savir, TPS There are about 250 billion barrels of oil in oil shale in Israel, similar to the amount […]

Iran says world ‘must respond’ to Israel after blast at nuclear site


Government spokesman calls for ‘limits to these dangerous actions by the Zionist regime’; Mideast official says explosion at Natanz was meant as a ‘wake-up call’ to Tehran By TOI staff Today, 10:55 pm   Iran on Tuesday called for action against Israel, following a recent blast at the Natanz nuclear facility that has been blamed […]

How could Iran retaliate for Natanz explosion – analysis


Iran’s regime, led by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, believes in two types of actions. It believes first in perceived tit-for-tat responses and asymmetric attacks. By SETH J. FRANTZMAN JULY 7, 2020 11:29 As evidence mounts and pressure builds on Tehran’s regime in the wake of the explosions that badly damaged a facility at Natanz, […]

U.N. expert deems U.S. drone strike on Iran’s Soleimani an ‘unlawful’ killing


GENEVA (Reuters) – The January U.S. drone strike in Iraq that killed top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani and nine other people represented a violation of international law, a U.N. human rights investigator said on Monday. The United States has failed to provide sufficient evidence of an ongoing or imminent attack against its interests to justify […]

Explosion reportedly damages factory in Iran, the latest in series of blasts


2 said killed and 3 injured at facility in Kahrizak, south of Tehran; local governor says incident caused by human error as oxygen tanks were being filled TOI staffToday, 9:45 am An explosion reportedly damaged a factory south of Tehran in the early hours of Tuesday, the latest in a series of blasts in Iran. […]

Report: Arab leaders won’t oppose Israeli sovereignty


Arab world indifferent to possibility of Israeli sovereignty, won’t take steps to oppose it, report says. Arutz Sheva Staff , 06/07/20 09:14 Most of the leaders in the Arab world recently sent messages to Israel, hinting that if Israel decides to annex parts of Judea and Samaria, they will not make a fuss, Israel Hayom […]

Natanz nuclear site explosion looking worse for Iran amid internal crisis


For Iran this embarrassment is compounded by an increasing crescendo of articles that not only highlight the destruction at the site but also point fingers at who did it. SETH J. FRANTZMAN JULY 6, 2020 13:42 The evidence is piling up for Iran’s leadership: A mysterious explosion at a warehouse at its sensitive and advanced […]

With Iran in its sights, Israel launches new spy satellite into orbit


Defense Ministry says Ofek-16, an ‘optoelectronic reconnaissance satellite with advanced capabilities,’ blasted off at 4 a.m., undergoing tests after entering orbit By Judah Ari Gross Today, 5:52 amUpdated at 6:51 am Israel launched a new spy satellite into orbit from a launchpad in the center of the country early Monday morning, the Defense Ministry said. […]

Israel was behind blast at Iran nuclear site, Mideast intel official tells NYT


Officials says powerful bomb was used to damage building involved in centrifuge production at Natanz, denies Israeli connection to other recent fires in the Islamic Republic By TOI staff and AP Today, 5:11 am A fire that damaged a building used for producing centrifuges at Iran’s Natanz nuclear site was sparked by Israel, a Middle […]