Iran claims to have quadrupled uranium enrichment


Iranian official says country enriching uranium at a greatly accelerated rate, no longer accepts any restrictions on enrichment. Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/19 18:53 An official Iranian source told the Iranian news agency Thassen that the Islamic Republic has quadrupled its enrichment rate of low-enriched uranium. According to the official, Iran no longer accepts the restriction […]

Caroline Glick: Trump Peace Plan Must Give Israel Full Control of ‘Area C’


Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made a public request last week to Ambassador David Friedman at a ceremony marking the one-year anniversary of the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem — a request that spoke to the urgency that Israelis feel as the U.S. approaches the 2020 presidential elections. Netanyahu said: David, I suggest that in the […]

Tehran to Trump: US ‘Genocidal Taunts Won’t End Iran’


Former CIA Director David Petraeus warned Iran that it is going to have to be “very careful” in its responses to the US’ pressure campaign in recent months. The former CIA Director suggested that Iran has a decision to make as to how to approach the US from now until the November 2020 elections, where, as they hope, the US pressure […]

Whodunit? The rocket fired near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad


The question for the US now is whether the rocket fired at the Green Zone was an attack and who carried it out. It took place after darkness fell in Baghdad on May 19. By Seth J. Frantzman May 20, 2019 11:41   They say that “third time’s is a charm” but in the case […]

Spotlight on Iran May 5- 19, 2019 Editor: Dr. Raz Zimmt


Soleimani, al-Muhandis and al-Zaidi (al-Arabiya, May 12, 2019) Israeli involvement in the Fajura Port incident (Fars, May 14, 2019) Ziad al-Nakhla, the Secretary General of Islamic Jihad in an interview to the Lebanese TV channel al-Mayadin (al-Mayadin’s YouTube channel, May 7) The Lavrov-Zarif meeting in Moscow (Tasnim, May 9, 2019) Full document in PDF format […]

Trump: I don’t want to fight but we can’t let Iran have nuclear weapons


President makes comments in interview with Fox news that airs just hours after he threatens Tehran with destruction if they attack the US By TOI STAFF and APToday, 6:18 am  4 In this Friday, May 17, 2019, photo, released by the U.S. Navy, the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge, right, and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Bainbridge, left, […]

Trump warns if Tehran attacks, it will be ‘official end of Iran’


Amid soaring Gulf tensions, US president issues stern warning to Islamic Republic: ‘Never threaten the United States again’ By AGENCIESToday, 12:24 am  0 0shares US President Donald Trump gestures as he delivers remarks on immigration at the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC on May 16, 2019. (MANDEL NGAN / AFP) WASHINGTON — US […]

Part of ‘Deal of Century’ to be released on June 25 in Bahrain


It is not clear when the political part of the plan would be released. OMRI NAHMIAS May 19, 2019 22:13 WASHINGTON – The economic part of the peace plan will be revealed on June 25 in Bahrain during an international conference, the White House announced on Sunday. It is not clear when the political part […]