Report: Trump, Putin agreed that Iran should leave Syria

U.S. official: Trump and Putin agreed at summit that Iran should exit Syria, but Russia believes it will be difficult to accomplish.Elad Benari, 8/17/2018, 2:06 AM

Khamenei aide: We'll only withdraw from Syria if asked

Ali Akbar Velayati says Iran would immediately withdraw from Syria and Iraq if their governments want it to.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/14/2018, 2:24 AM

Khamenei adviser: U.S. creating 'second Vietnam' in Syria

Top adviser to Iran’s Supreme Leader warns the United States that Syria and Eastern Euphrates will be another Vietnam.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/23/2018, 2:23 AM

Assad: I wouldn't object to permanent Iranian base in Syria

Syrian President says his country's relations with Iran and its presence in Syria are non-negotiable.Elad Benari, 6/14/2018, 6:13 AM

Iranian official: We're not leaving Syria

Senior Iranian military official: The Zionists fear our presence in Syria but that won't change.Elad Benari, 6/4/2018, 5:06 AM

Russia confirms understanding with Israel about Syria

Russia's UN Ambassador agreement reached between Israel and Russia about removing Iranian forces from Syrian-Israeli border.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/2/2018, 12:38 AM

Netanyahu, Pompeo discuss Syria

PM Netanyahu and Secretary of State hold second phone call in two days to discuss the Iranian presence in southern Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2018, 8:29 PM

'The Iranian threat is not theoretical'

IDF Chief of Staff Eizenkot says Iran still aims to achieve nuclear weapons and is trying to harm Israel's security through its proxies.Ben Ariel, 1/17/2018, 4:37 AM

Cabinet concerned about military developments in the north

Recent Cabinet meetings have dealt with the threat of Iran's presence near the Syrian border.Nitsan Keidar, 1/8/2018, 3:05 AM

Iranian-backed militias moving closer to Israel

Syrian army forces, backed by Iranian-backed militias, push deeper into rebel-held enclave near Israel and Lebanon border.Elad Benari, 12/25/2017, 5:44 AM

Iran establishing permanent military base in Syria

Satellite images show Iranian military is building a permanent military base south of Damascus.Elad Benari, 11/12/2017, 5:58 AM

Assad meets visiting Iranian Chief of Staff

Syrian President meets General Mohammad Baqeri who vowed to destroy "Zionist enemy".Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/20/2017, 5:44 AM

Iran building missile factory in Syria

Newly released satellite photos show Iran is building a Scud missile factory in Syria.Elad Benari, 8/16/2017, 2:04 AM

Iran: We'll continue to help Assad

Senior commander says Iran will provide military advisers to Syria for as long as necessary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 3:38 AM

Khamenei: Attack in Syria was 'strategic mistake'

Iran’s Supreme Leader condemns American missile in Syria, warns the U.S. will suffer from terrorism.Ben Ariel, 4/10/2017, 6:14 AM

Report: Iran to withdraw all its fighters from Syria

Confirming Kerry's comments, Channel 2 News reports Khamenei and Rouhani have decided to withdraw 2,500 fighters from Syria.Ben Ariel, 2/29/2016, 5:45 AM

Iran and Russia vow to oppose attempts to dump Assad

Russia and Iran will jointly oppose "external attempts" at regime change in Syria, says the Kremlin after Putin meeting with Khamenei.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2015, 6:42 AM

Saudi Arabia wants UN to condemn Russia for Syria involvement

Saudi Arabia submits resolution to condemn Iranian and Russian intervention in Syria.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2015, 4:42 AM

Iran to attend next round of Syria talks

Khamenei adviser confirms Iran will attend the next round of peace talks on Syria.Ben Ariel, 11/9/2015, 5:13 AM

Iran may back away from demand to keep Assad in power

Senior official says Iran may accept a six-month transition in Syria, followed by elections to decide ally Assad's fate.Ben Ariel, 10/30/2015, 6:42 AM

Eight Iranians killed in Syria

Iran confirms that Eight Iranians, two of them Revolutionary Guards forces, have been killed in Syria in recent days.Arutz Sheva North America, 10/23/2015, 10:44 PM

Iran to Step Up Military Support for Syria

Iran says it will step up its support for Syria, but denies it will be in the form of fighters on the ground.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2015, 5:03 AM

Top Iranian Commander Visits Syria

Qassem Soleimani spotted in Syria addressing Iranian military officers and members of Hezbollah.Ben Ariel, 10/16/2015, 5:44 AM

Rouhani Ready to Discuss 'Plan of Action' for Syria

Iranian President says he is ready to discuss plan of action for Syria's post-war future.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/27/2015, 7:43 PM

Zarif: Those Demanding Assad's Ouster Responsible for Bloodshed

Iran's foreign minister claims that demands for the resignation of Syrian President will prolong the country's civil war.Ben Ariel, 9/8/2015, 4:44 AM

Iran Has its Own Peace Plan for Syria

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister says his country submitted a peace plan to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad.Ben Ariel, 9/4/2015, 1:15 AM

Iran Welcomes UN's Peace Plan for Syria

Iran welcomes peace plan for Syria approved by the UN Security Council, says Assad's regime must be directly involved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2015, 4:46 AM

Iran Foreign Minister to Visit Syria, Discuss New Peace Plan

Mohammad Javad Zarif will visit Syria and discuss a new plan by the Islamic Republic to help resolve the conflict there.Ben Ariel, 8/12/2015, 4:13 AM

Assad Ratifies $1 Billion Credit Line from Iran

Syrian President signs a law ratifying a $1 billion credit line from top regional ally Iran.Elad Benari, 7/9/2015, 2:13 AM

Iranian Commander Promises 'Surprises' in Syria

Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander says the world will be "surprised" by what Iran and Syria are preparing.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2015, 1:13 AM

Iran to Take Part in UN-Hosted Consultations on Syria

UN confirms that Assad ally Iran will take part in consultations on Syria that begin Monday in Geneva.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/1/2015, 11:45 PM

Assad: There Are No Iranian Troops in Syria

Syria's President admits he invited Hezbollah to fight alongside his regime but denies Iran has sent troops to participate in the civil war.Ben Ariel, 4/21/2015, 3:46 AM

Saudi FM: 'Iranians in Syria are Occupiers'

The designation means Iran could be held legally responsible for war crimes committed by Assad against Syrian Sunni civilians.Mark Langfan, 10/13/2014, 10:29 PM

Former Iranian Elite Officer Killed in Syria

Iranian media says a former officer in the Revolutionary Guards was "martyred" in Syria.Elad Benari, 5/30/2014, 6:16 AM

Iran Recruiting Afghans to Fight in Syria

Wall Street Journal reveals that Iran is recruiting Afghans to fight in Syria, in exchange for money and Iranian residency.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/17/2014, 1:59 AM

Rebel Strongpoint in Syria Surrenders to Assad

Homs, flashpoint for clashes, reverts to Assad's control - in exchange for the release of terrorists.Tova Dvorin, 5/7/2014, 10:40 PM

'Iran's Front Lines are in Southern Lebanon'

Iranian official hails 'axis of power' of Hezbollah, Iraq, Syria in 'fight against Zionist enemy.'Dalit Halevi and Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2014, 3:11 PM

‘Refugees’ Suffer, PA Still Cozy with Iran

Senior PA official in Tehran to support Iranian position as ‘Palestinian refugees’ continue to starve.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 1/29/2014, 12:14 AM

U.S. Welcomes Decision to Disinvite Iran from Geneva II

State Department hopes "all parties can now return to focus on the task at hand" after UN's Ban cancels Iran's invitation to Geneva II.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 4:42 AM

UN Cancels Iran's Invite to Syria Peace Talks

UN head withdraws offer for Iran to attend Geneva 2 after Tehran refuses to support a June 2012 political transition deal.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 1:46 AM

Iran Invited to Geneva 2 Talks, Syrian Opposition Fumes

Syria's opposition threatens to withdraw from planned peace talks in Geneva after UN's Ban invites Iran.Elad Benari, 1/20/2014, 6:42 AM

Rouhani: Syria Talks will Fail if Iran Doesn't Attend

Rouhani tells Putin that "Geneva 2" conference will fail if Tehran does not participate.Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 4:44 AM

U.S.: Iran Helping Assad 'Brutalize' His People

United States accuses Iran of helping "brutalize" Syria, says it should take "steps" to participate in Geneva peace conference.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 3:42 AM

Iran Not Invited to Syria Peace Talks

United Nations chief sends out invitations to the planned Geneva II peace conference, Iran not on the first list.Elad Benari, 1/7/2014, 5:44 AM

Syria: We Want Iran to Participate in Geneva 2 Talks

Syria’s Foreign Minister clarifies that his country is committed to having its key regional ally Iran attend next month's peace conference.Elad Benari, 12/30/2013, 3:44 AM

Lebanon: 25 Killed in Iranian Embassy Blasts, Attaché Among Dead

Iran blames 'Zionists' for 'inhuman crime'. State news agency says attack was carried out by two suicide bombers.Gil Ronen and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2013, 10:45 AM

Iranian MP Boasts of Hundreds of Troops in Syria

An Iranian parliamentarian has confirmed Iran's military presence in Syria.Elad Benari, 11/5/2013, 5:43 AM

Iran: Strike on Syria May Trigger Attack on Israel

Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister: In the event of a U.S. attack on Syria, some groups may retaliate by striking the Jewish state.Elad Benari, 9/11/2013, 6:43 AM

Report: Hezbollah, Iran Would Lead Syrian Counter-Attack

European report shows Assad has transferred key military posts to fighters from Lebanon, Iran.Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2013, 11:59 AM

Former Iranian President: Assad Attacked His Own People with Gas

Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani breaks with Iran's tradition of protecting Assad, says the Syrian leader used chemical weapons.Elad Benari, 9/4/2013, 6:15 AM

Iranian Commander Warns U.S. Against Attacking Syria

An attack on Syria will spread the "spirit of jihad" among Muslims, warns commander in the Revolutionary Guards.Elad Benari, 9/4/2013, 3:13 AM

Iranian Official: Syria Strike Will Hurt Israeli Interests

Senior Iranian official Alaeddin Boroujerdi warns: A U.S. strike on Syria will affect the entire region.Elad Benari, 9/3/2013, 6:42 AM

Report: Assad is in Iran

Lebanese newspaper says Bashar al-Assad and his family arrived in Tehran for talks on possible U.S. Strike.Gil Ronen, 8/28/2013, 8:55 AM

Syria Rebels Blow Up Shi'ite Mosque

Al Qaeda supporters exact revenge against Shiites after the fall of Al Qusayr.Dalit Halevi, 6/16/2013, 5:37 PM

Face-Off in Syria? Iran Sends 4,000 More Soldiers

Iran sends 4,000 new troops to boost Assad as Obama promises aid to rebels. Israel may be dragged in.Maayana Miskin, 6/16/2013, 10:20 AM

Iran's FM: Assad 'Unimpressed' by Israeli Attacks

Iran’s Foreign Minister says Assad plans to retaliate the next time Israel attacks in Syria. Elad Benari, Canada, 5/15/2013, 1:28 AM

Report: Iran Sent Advanced Missiles to Hizbullah

The weapons bound for Hizbullah that were destroyed in an Israeli airstrike were reportedly sent by Iran.Maayana Miskin, 5/4/2013, 9:48 PM