Rouhani warns Israel against involvement in Gulf

Iranian President says Israel is the main source of terrorism and war in the region.Elad Benari, 8/15/2019, 4:01 AM

IRGC commander warns against Israeli presence in Gulf

Commander of Iranian Revolutionary Guard’s navy warns that Israeli presence in the Persian Gulf may set off a war.Elad Benari, 8/12/2019, 4:10 AM

Zarif: We will safeguard our security

Iranian Foreign Minister: Military presence in the Persian Gulf from outside the region would be a “source of insecurity”.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/9/2019, 9:46 PM

Iran: Israeli involvement in Gulf will have consequences

Iran's Defense Minister warns against US-led flotilla in the Gulf, says Israeli involvement would have "disastrous consequences".Elad Benari, 8/9/2019, 6:38 AM

Report: Iran interfering with GPS in the Gulf

US defense official says Iran has placed GPS jammers close to the entrance of the Strait of Hormuz as US warns commercial ships.Elad Benari, 8/8/2019, 4:31 AM

Israel taking part in coalition to secure Persian Gulf

Foreign Minister reveals that Israel is taking part in a coalition led by the United States to secure the Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 8/7/2019, 5:45 AM

Iran claims to have captured an Iraqi oil tanker

Iraq's oil ministry denies an Iranian claim it seized an Iraqi oil tanker in the Gulf which was smuggling fuel.Elad Benari, 8/5/2019, 1:13 AM

Rouhani hints tanker swap with Britain is possible

Iranian President signals his country might be willing to release British-flagged oil tanker if Britain releases a detained Iranian tanker.Elad Benari, 7/25/2019, 5:14 AM

US may have brought down two Iranian drones

CENTCOM Commander says US believes it may have brought down two Iranian drones last week rather than just one.Elad Benari, 7/24/2019, 1:06 AM

Zarif: British tanker was seized to implement international law

Iranian Foreign Minister insists seizure of British oil tanker was not in retaliation for British capture of Iranian tanker.Elad Benari, 7/23/2019, 12:38 AM

Saudi Arabia: Iran's actions 'completely unacceptable'

Saudi Arabia slams Iran's seizure of British-flagged tanker in Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 7/22/2019, 2:10 AM

Britain: Iran's seizure of tanker a 'hostile act'

Britain complains to UN over Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 7/21/2019, 5:19 AM

Iran tries to seize British tanker in Persian Gulf

Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps unsuccessfully tries to seize British oil tanker after UK seized Iranian tanker in Gibraltar.Elad Benari, 7/11/2019, 2:27 AM

US moving ahead with coalition to protect Persian Gulf

US moving ahead with plans to build coalition of nations to monitor and deter Iranian threats against commercial shipping in Persian Gulf.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 1:38 AM

Iranian commander: Our missiles can destroy US aircraft carriers

Commander in Revolutionary Guards: US regional bases and its aircraft carriers in the Gulf are within the range of Iranian missiles.Elad Benari, 7/10/2019, 1:01 AM

US building coalition to protect the Persian Gulf

State Department official says US looking to partner with Middle Eastern allies to prevent Iran from disrupting shipping in the Persian GulfArutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2019, 7:18 PM

Report: US working on additional secret plans against Iran

Officials say American officers are working on additional clandestine plans to counter Iranian aggression in the Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 6/24/2019, 12:11 AM

Iranian commander: US bases are within our range

Commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guards says US regional bases and aircraft carrier in are within the range of Iranian missiles.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/22/2019, 12:13 AM

Iran rejects US claims it was behind Gulf tanker attacks

Iran's Defense Minister says accusations that Tehran was behind two tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman are unsubstantiated.Elad Benari, 6/20/2019, 5:05 AM

US to send additional troops to Middle East

US to send 1,000 additional US forces and more military resources to Middle East amid tensions with Iran.Elad Benari, 6/18/2019, 1:36 AM

Report: Iran fired missile at US UAV before Gulf attack

In the hours before attack on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman, the Iranians reportedly launched a missile at a US drone flying overhead.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/15/2019, 12:44 AM

UN chief calls for probe of Gulf tanker attacks

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres suggests independent probe of attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf which have been blamed on Iran.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/14/2019, 9:06 PM

UAE says tanker attack was 'sophisticated and coordinated'

UAE tells Security Council that attacks on four tankers was most likely carried out by a state actor, but does not name Iran.Elad Benari, 6/7/2019, 3:30 AM

US official: Iranian missiles spotted in Persian Gulf

US official: Iranian missiles loaded on small boats were among the "threats" that triggered beefed-up military deployment in Middle East.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2019, 6:27 AM

Iranian commander: US forces must leave the region

Iranian navy commander says presence of Americans in the Persian Gulf "has reached its end".Elad Benari, 5/13/2019, 4:09 AM

US officials: Iran moving ballistic missiles by boat

US officials: Intelligence that Iran is moving short-range ballistic missiles on board led to deployment of bombers to Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 5/7/2019, 11:38 PM

US: There's a 'credible threat' by Iran

Acting US Defense Secretary says deployment of bomber to Middle East was approved because of "indications of a credible threat" by Iran.Elad Benari, 5/7/2019, 4:01 AM

Kuwait concerned over Iran's threats to block Strait of Hormuz

Kuwait looking at Iranian threats to block the Strait of Hormuz with concern, says Deputy Foreign Minister.Elad Benari, 4/29/2019, 5:32 AM

Rouhani: If we can't export oil, no one will

Iranian President appears to threaten to disrupt other countries’ oil shipments through the Gulf.Elad Benari, 12/5/2018, 6:10 AM

Iran shows footage of close encounter with US carrier

Iran’s state TV broadcasts footage purporting to show close encounter between local navy and USS Theodore Roosevelt.Elad Benari, 9/30/2018, 5:30 AM

'Iran's drill in the Gulf meant to send a message'

U.S. general says Iranian naval exercise around Strait of Hormuz was meant to send a message to Washington before it reimposed sanctions.Elad Benari, 8/9/2018, 5:37 AM

Iran launches exercise in the Persian Gulf

Iran launches naval exercise in the Persian Gulf days before the U.S. reimposes sanctions on Tehran.Elad Benari, 8/3/2018, 6:13 AM

Report: Iran to begin major exercise in Persian Gulf

American officials say Revolutionary Guard expected to begin major exercise to demonstrate ability to shut down the Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 8/2/2018, 1:04 AM

U.S. army: Iran has stopped its provocations in the Gulf

U.S. military official Iranian navy has deliberately halted provocations of U.S. Navy ships in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 3/16/2018, 5:15 AM

Is the Arab world beginning to see reason?

The United Arab Emirates consider fighting the terror organizations spawned by the Muslim Brotherhood as a crucial mission.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 11/8/2017, 6:32 AM

Iran: We won't allow 'rabid aircraft' to enter our territory

Senior Iranian military official warns the United States against invading his country.Elad Benari, 9/4/2017, 6:02 AM

Iran rejects claims of unsafe conduct in the Gulf

Iran's Revolutionary Guards rejects claims that one of its drones flew close to an American aircraft in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 8/16/2017, 6:06 AM

Again: Iranian drone flies close to U.S. vessel

Iranian drone passes by USS Nimitz aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 8/15/2017, 6:04 AM

Iranian drone nearly collides with American jet

Iranian drone nearly collides with F-18 Super Hornet in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 8/9/2017, 6:15 AM

U.S. Navy fires warning shots at Iranian ship in Persian Gulf

U.S. Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian ship which approached it and ignored calls to back off.Ben Ariel, 7/26/2017, 5:43 AM

Iranian boat points laser at U.S. helicopter

Iranian missile boat points laser at U.S. Marine helicopter in the Strait of Hormuz.Elad Benari, 6/15/2017, 4:03 AM

Iran blames U.S. for 'close encounter' in Gulf

Revolutionary Guards accuses United States of "provoking tensions" after two incidents in the Gulf.Elad Benari, 3/9/2017, 5:42 AM

Iran claims to have test fired missile

Iran claims it test fired submarine-launched cruise missile at naval drill in the Gulf.Elad Benari, 2/28/2017, 6:14 AM

U.S. ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats in the Gulf

U.S. Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats near the Strait of Hormuz, the latest in a series of similar encounters.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2017, 5:38 AM

Iran threatens American aircraft flying over Strait of Hormuz

U.S. Navy says Iran threatened two American maritime patrol aircraft flying over the Strait of Hormuz, the latest in a series of encounters.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 4:46 AM

Iranian vessel sails dangerously close to US ship in Gulf

US officials say that an Iranian ship sailed directly in front of a US Navy vessel in a way that was "unsafe and unprofessional."Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 8:19 PM

White House: Iran's actions in the Gulf a cause for concern

White House says recent encounters between Iranian vessels and American warships in the Gulf are unacceptable.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/26/2016, 8:21 PM

U.S. Navy ship fires at Iranian ship in the Persian Gulf

U.S. Navy coastal patrol ship fires three warning shots at an Iranian ship in the Northern Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2016, 1:16 AM

Iranian drone takes 'precise' footage of American carrier

Iran says it flew a surveillance drone over an American aircraft carrier in the Gulf and took photographs of it.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/29/2016, 9:54 PM

Iran seized two SIM cards from captured soldiers

In first official account of last week's seizure and release of 10 sailors, questions remain how the sailors strayed from their course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 3:42 AM

Iran denies firing rockets on American ship in the Gulf

Iran says claim it launched rockets near the USS Harry S. Truman is "psychological warfare".Ben Ariel, 1/1/2016, 6:44 AM

Iran tests missiles near American ship in the Gulf

Iranian navy test fires several rockets near three Western warships in the Strait of Hormuz.Ben Ariel, 12/30/2015, 5:45 AM

Middle East Withdrawal Linked to Obama's Grand Bargain with Iran

Obama is planning a reduced American presence in key spots in the Middle East in addition to the Iran agreement.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 8/22/2015, 11:31 PM

Khamenei: The United States Makes the Region 'Insecure'

Iran’s supreme leader lashes out at the United States, even after his country seized a ship in the Persian Gulf.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2015, 6:02 AM

Iranian FM: 'We Believe in Freedom of the Seas'

Iran remains “committed to freedom of movement on the high seas,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.Moshe Cohen, 4/29/2015, 7:34 PM

Iran Blows Up Mock US Aircraft Carrier in Exercises

Iranian forces conducting military exercises in the Strait of Hormuz, blew up a mock US aircraft carrier.Yaakov Levi, 2/26/2015, 10:29 AM

Iran: We Aim to Destroy US Navy Forces in Gulf

While negotiations on a compromise on Iran's nuclear projects proceed apace between Washington and Tehran, the war of words has not abated.Dalit Halevy, 11/2/2014, 10:24 PM