IRGC commander: Our aim was not to kill US soldiers

Hossein Salami claims killing US troops in missile attack on Iraqi bases "was not important".Elad Benari, Monday, 6:44 AM

'They thought Trump wouldn't respond during an election period'

Middle East expert Efraim Inbar: The Iranians reserve the right to retaliate in the future, but the US has an extensive list of targets.Shimon Cohen, Monday, 5:00 AM

Trump: I couldn't care less if Iran negotiates

Trump plays down notion of negotiations with Iran after his National Security Adviser suggests Iran will have no choice but to talk.Elad Benari, Monday, 2:20 AM

Iran condemns latest US sanctions

Iran's Foreign Ministry says new US sanctions further reveal its "hostile" policy towards Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 6:42 AM

Trump tweets message of support to Iranians

Trump tweets in Farsi in support of Iranians: My Administration will continue to stand with you.Orli Harari, Sunday, 1:30 AM

Trump: Soleimani plotted attack on four US embassies

Trump tells Fox News the imminent threat from Iran that provoked killing of Soleimani involved planned attacks on four US embassies.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 10:07 PM

Iranian commander downplays US sanctions

Commander in Iran’s Revolutionary Guards says new US sanctions are only "symbolic" and he is proud to be sanctioned.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 10:00 PM

Report: US also tried to eliminate another Iranian official

Sources say US forces also carried out mission against Iranian official in Yemen on the same day Soleimani was eliminated.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 9:15 PM

US sanctions Iran following attack on troops in Iraq

US sanctions eight Iranian officials involved in ballistic missile attack on US troops in Iraq this week.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 6:13 PM

House approves resolution to restrain Trump on Iran

House of Representatives approves resolution asserting that Trump must seek approval from Congress before taking action against Iran.Ben Ariel, Friday, 1:20 AM

US to UN: Soleimani killing was self-defense

Ambassador Craft tells Security Council US could take additional action “as necessary” to protect US personnel and interests.Elad Benari, 1/9/2020, 5:58 AM

House to vote to limit Trump's ability to act against Iran

House to vote on resolution to limit Trump's ability to take military action against Iran without congressional authorization.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 3:37 AM

Pence: Iran telling militias not to attack US targets

US Vice President says the United States has received intelligence that Iran has asked its allied militias not to attack US targets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2020, 2:35 AM

'Iranian attack was intended to kill US personnel'

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says Iran intended to kill US personnel as well as cause major damage in missile attack in Iraq.Elad Benari, 1/9/2020, 1:04 AM

IRGC threatens to attack Israel

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards: We do not consider the Zionist regime to be separate from the criminal US regime.Elad Benari, 1/8/2020, 3:49 AM

Poll: American public critical of Trump's handling of Iran

Reuters/Ipsos poll: 53% of Americans disapprove of Trump’s handling of Iran, 71% believe US will be at war with Iran in near future.Ben Ariel, 1/8/2020, 1:11 AM

Rouhani to Trump: Never threaten the Iranian nation

Iranian President fires back after Trump threatens to attack 52 Iranian sites.Elad Benari, 1/7/2020, 5:45 AM

US denies Iran's Zarif visa to address UN

Trump administration barring Iranian Foreign Minister from entering US to address the Security Council about elimination of Soleimani.Elad Benari, 1/7/2020, 1:14 AM

Expert: Trump has shown that he does not fear Iran

Senior Middle East analyst Yoni Ben Menachem tells Arutz Sheva: Iran won't hesitate to drag Israel into the fight against the US.Nitsan Keidar, 1/6/2020, 6:05 AM

House Committee responds to Trump: You're not a dictator

House Foreign Affairs Committee responds to Trump's suggestion that tweets are enough notification to Congress of Iran strike.Ben Ariel, 1/6/2020, 5:08 AM

Iranian official: We'll turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust

Former head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards threatens to hit Israeli cities in retaliation for US attack.Elad Benari, 1/6/2020, 4:32 AM

Trump: If Iran does anything, there will be 'major retaliation'

US President doubles down on cultural sites in Iran being appropriate sites for retaliation for Iranian action against US interests.Elad Benari, 1/6/2020, 2:36 AM

Pompeo: The world's a safer place today

In TV interview, Pompeo comments on Soleimani elimination: This was a bad guy. We took him off the playing field.Elad Benari, 1/6/2020, 1:00 AM

Trump warns Iran of 'disproportionate' response to attacks

Trump: Should Iran strike any U.S. person or target, the United States will strike back, perhaps in a disproportionate manner.Elad Benari, 1/5/2020, 11:17 PM

Trump: US took action to stop a war, not start one

US President speaks after elimination of Iranian commander: I am ready and prepared to take whatever action is necessary.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/3/2020, 10:26 PM

Trump: Soleimani should've been taken out years ago

Trump comments on elimination of top Iranian commander, says he was responsible for harming many Americans and was plotting to kill more.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/3/2020, 8:42 PM

Esper: We're prepared to defend ourselves against Iran

Defense Secretary: US could take preemptive military action if Iran or its proxies plan to strike American interests in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 1/3/2020, 3:48 AM

Khamenei blames US for violence in Iraq

Iran’s Supreme Leader lashes out at Trump for saying Iran orchestrated violence at embassy in Baghdad: You cannot do a damn thing.Elad Benari, 1/2/2020, 6:02 AM

Trump on war with Iran: I don't see that happening

US President says he doesn't believe a war with Iran is on the horizon.Elad Benari, 1/1/2020, 4:54 AM

Iran denies responsibility for protest at US embassy in Baghdad

Iran’s Foreign Ministry criticizes US "audacity" in blaming it for the violent protests at its embassy in Iraqi capital.Elad Benari, 1/1/2020, 4:36 AM

US to send 750 more troops to the Middle East

Pentagon announces more troops will be sent to Middle East following attack on US embassy in Baghdad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 2:43 AM

Trump warns Iran following riots at Iraqi embassy

Trump on Twitter: Iran will pay a very big price! This is not a warning, it is a threat.Elad Benari, 12/31/2019, 11:28 PM

Turkish bank fails to halt US prosecution for aiding Iran

Federal judge rejects request by Turkish Halkbank to put on hold a federal prosecution accusing it of helping Iran evade sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2019, 5:06 AM

Iran: Pompeo a 'loudspeaker for bullying'

Iran livid after Pompeo announces new sanctions against two judges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 5:24 AM

US sanctions Iran's biggest airline

State Department announces new sanctions on Iran’s biggest airline and its shipping network.Elad Benari, 12/12/2019, 2:05 AM

Rouhani: Window on talks with US isn't closed

Iranian President says Tehran hasn’t closed window on talks with US, but again conditions them on withdrawal of sanctions.Elad Benari, 12/5/2019, 5:29 AM

Trump considering 14,000 more troops for Middle East

Officials say Trump administration is considering significant expansion of US military footprint in the Middle East amid tensions with Iran.Ben Ariel, 12/5/2019, 12:35 AM

Pompeo and Netanyahu to meet in Lisbon

State Department confirms PM and Secretary of State will meet in Lisbon when Pompeo visits the city on Wednesday and Thursday.Elad Benari, 12/4/2019, 3:08 AM

IRGC commander: Our missiles are aimed at 21 US bases

IRGC commander says Iran can launch 20,000 missiles per day, is prepared for “the greatest war against the greatest enemy.”Elad Benari, 12/2/2019, 6:39 AM

Iran blasts Pompeo for backing protesters

Iran’s Foreign Ministry blasts Secretary of State's "meddlesome" remarks on Iran protests.Elad Benari, 11/18/2019, 6:11 AM

White House condemns Iran's use of force against protesters

White House condemns Iran for using "lethal force" against demonstrators in latest unrest.Elad Benari, 11/18/2019, 3:05 AM

Trump: Iran returning Levinson would be 'positive step'

Trump urges Iran to turn over former FBI agent who went missing in 2007.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 6:19 AM

Iran acknowledges 'open case' regarding missing FBI agent

Iran acknowledging for the first time it has an open case before a court over 2007 disappearance of Robert Levinson.Elad Benari, 11/10/2019, 6:12 AM

US: Drone downed by Iran wasn't American

US Central Command denies that drone that was downed over southwestern Iran was an American drone.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/8/2019, 10:23 PM

Two Iranians plead guilty to spying on dissidents in the US

Two men arrested last year for spying on Iranian dissidents plead guilty to charges in a Washington court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2019, 3:03 AM

Warren: Iran deal worked before Trump ripped it up

Democratic presidential candidate calls for diplomacy with Iran after it announces uranium enrichment at Fordow.Elad Benari, 11/6/2019, 4:43 AM

'Iran's uranium enrichment a big step in the wrong direction'

US State Department condemns Iran's expansion of uranium enrichment activities.Elad Benari, 11/6/2019, 12:55 AM

US official: We're stopping Iranian actions against Israel

US administration recognizing an increase in Iran's willingness to attack Israel and its neighbors.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2019, 4:39 AM

US sanctions Iran on 40th anniversary of embassy storming

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announces new sanctions against nine aides to Khamenei.Elad Benari, 11/5/2019, 1:05 AM

Khamenei: Talks with US won't achieve anything

Iran's Supreme Leader rules out any negotiations with the United States.Elad Benari, 11/4/2019, 5:07 AM

Anti-US murals painted on walls of former embassy in Tehran

Iran unveils new anti-American murals on walls of former US embassy in Tehran, ahead of 40th anniversary of hostage crisis.Ben Ariel, 11/3/2019, 6:04 AM

Zarif: Iranians will never submit to bullying

Iranian Foreign Minister calls on US to rejoin 2015 nuclear deal, claims Trump's policy of maximum pressure has failed.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/1/2019, 10:46 PM

US sanctions Iran's construction sector

State Department announces sanctions on Iran’s construction sector and trade in four materials used in its military or nuclear programs.Elad Benari, 11/1/2019, 1:34 AM

US, Gulf allies sanction Iran and Hezbollah

Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz welcomes sanctions on IRGC and Hezbollah: The right way to fight Iranian aggression.Elad Benari, 10/31/2019, 2:05 AM

Iran downplays Trump threats

Iranian Defense Minister says Trump's threat of a possible attack on Iran is a "bluff".Elad Benari, 10/25/2019, 6:38 AM

Khamenei: Prepare against the 'enemies'

Iran's Supreme Leader urges IRGC to continue inventing and building modern and advanced military hardware.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/14/2019, 12:08 AM

Microsoft: Iran-linked hackers tried to compromise US campaign

Microsoft says hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government carried out a campaign against a US presidential campaign.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2019, 8:40 PM