Israel, U.S. increase the pressure on Iran

Report: Israel and the United States formed a joint working group focusing on internal efforts to encourage protests within Iran.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2018, 6:28 AM

Khamenei aide: The Americans and Zionists are weaker

Top military aide to Iran’s Supreme Leader warns that Iran has taken the necessary measures to respond to any U.S. and Israeli threats.Elad Benari, 6/26/2018, 6:45 AM

Iran to U.S.: Force Israel to denuclearize

Iran's Foreign Minister sets 15 conditions for improving relations with Washington.Elad Benari, 6/22/2018, 6:12 AM

Khamenei: U.S., Israel Playing 'Good Cop, Bad Cop' With Us

Iran's Supreme Leader says U.S. and Israel are trying to intimidate his country into making concessions on nuclear dispute.Elad Benari, 7/8/2014, 6:14 AM

WATCH: Iranian TV Simulates Attack on Israel, US

In latest belligerent move, Iranian state television airs documentary showing simulated missile attacks on Israel, US.Tova Dvorin, 2/9/2014, 2:16 PM

Nasrallah: Israel Won't Strike Iran Without U.S. Approval

Hezbollah leader predicts Israel won't attack Iran without U.S. approval, accuses Netanyahu of "psychological warfare."Elad Benari, 12/4/2013, 3:44 AM

Obama Told Netanyahu: Don't be So Vocal About Iran Deal

Obama reportedly asked PM Netanyahu to "take a breather" from his criticism of the Iran deal, reports The Washington Post.Elad Benari, 11/29/2013, 2:13 AM

Israel and U.S. to Hold Joint Drill as Iran Deal Expires

Message to Iran: Israel and the U.S. will hold a joint military drill in six months, just as the interim agreement is due to expire.Elad Benari, 11/28/2013, 4:43 AM

Rouhani Gloats: Israel is Isolated

Iranian president says deal with the west has isolated ‘our enemies,’ in apparent reference to Israel.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2013, 11:08 AM

Poll: 44% of Americans Support Iran Deal

Americans back the deal with Iran by a 2-to-1 margin, but also say U.S. should use military power to protect Israel.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 4:46 AM

Obama Phones Netanyahu to Discuss Iran Deal

Obama tells Netanyahu he wants to begin "consultations" on the deal reached with Iran about its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 11/25/2013, 12:12 AM

Kerry Challenges Critics: Do You Have a Better Idea?

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says experts agree Iran deal was the best option available.Maayana Miskin, 11/24/2013, 3:33 PM

One Day Later, U.S. Condemns Khamenei's Remarks

U.S officials condemn the anti-Israel remarks by Iran’s leader, but only after Israel expresses disappointment that it took so long.Elad Benari, 11/22/2013, 3:14 AM

U.S. Official: Israel's Position on Iran Could Lead to War

Top White House official warns that Israel’s proposal that Iran totally dismantle its nuclear capacity would likely lead to war.Elad Benari, 11/22/2013, 1:15 AM

Erdan: What does Kerry Want Us to Wait For?

Minister responds to Kerry’s criticism: Should we cry out only when the sword is at our necks?Maayana Miskin, 11/14/2013, 1:39 PM

Kerry’s Fear: Naftali Bennett

Kerry advice to senators to ‘ignore Israel’ part of desperate attempt to counter Bennett’s pro-sanctions campaign.Maayana Miskin, 11/14/2013, 11:52 AM

Senators Told to 'Ignore Israel' On Iran

Republican senators who were briefed about talks with Iran were reportedly told by Kerry to “disbelieve” what the Israelis say.Elad Benari, 11/14/2013, 4:15 AM

Obama and Netanyahu Speak About Iran

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to Prime Minister Netanyahu, a day after he warns about Iran's uranium enrichment.Elad Benari, 10/29/2013, 2:16 AM

Steinitz: There Are Small Differences with the U.S. on Iran

Minister Steinitz says Israel and the U.S. see eye to eye on the final objective in regards to Iran but not always on how to get there.Elad Benari, 10/25/2013, 3:14 AM

Minister: Iran Nuclear Program Could be Destroyed in 'Hours'

Minister for Strategy says ‘a few hours of airstrikes’ would end Iran’s nuclear ambitions if pressure fails.Maayana Miskin, 8/9/2013, 11:45 AM

Netanyahu: Iran Accelerating its Nuclear Quest

“Iran's work towards the achievement of atomic weapons continues unabated," Netanyahu tells visiting U.S. activists.Elad Benari, 8/8/2013, 6:16 AM

Dempsey in Israel to Talk About Syria and Iran

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff arrives in Israel to discuss issues such as Syria and a possible Israeli strike in Iran.Elad Benari, 8/5/2013, 6:13 AM

Kerry Warns Iran: The Clock is Ticking

U.S. Secretary of State says he's doubtful that the presidential election in Iran will bring about a change in its nuclear program.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/1/2013, 12:50 AM

Senate Unanimously Backs Pro-Israel Resolution

Senate unanimously backs a resolution which stipulates that the U.S. will assist Israel in an attack against Iran.Elad Benari, 5/23/2013, 4:43 AM

Report: Pentagon Can Destroy Iran's Underground Nuclear Facility

The Pentagon has reportedly redesigned its biggest "bunker buster" bomb so it can destroy the underground Fordow nuclear site.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/4/2013, 12:22 AM

Senators Approve Resolution to Assist Israel in Iran Strike

The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee adopts a resolution which stipulates that the U.S. will assist Israel in an attack against Iran.Elad Benari, 4/17/2013, 4:15 AM

New Senate Resolution: Back Israel if it Attacks Iran

A group of senators introduces a new resolution which says that the U.S. would back Israel militarily if it were to attack Iran.Elad Benari, 3/1/2013, 4:44 AM

Netanyahu: I Will Attack Iran Alone if Necessary

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu promises that by the time his next term is over, Iran will not have a nuclear weapons program.Elad Benari, 11/6/2012, 12:16 AM

‘Saudi Arabia Funds Mossad Anti-Iran Operations’

An article posted by a former CBS News editor claims that none other than Saudi Arabia helps fund Israeli Mossad operations against Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 10/28/2012, 1:25 PM

Kissinger: Iran Strike is an American Decision

Former U.S. Secretary of State Kissinger on 'red lines': We cannot subcontract the right to go to war. That is an American decision.Elad Benari, 10/5/2012, 6:14 AM

Fear of Israeli Attack had Iran Firing at its own Jets

Fearing an Israeli attack on its nuclear facilities, Tehran mistakingly fired on their own jets and civilian airlines. Annie Lubin, 10/3/2012, 11:49 AM

Romney: I Don't Believe We'll Have to Attack Iran

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney hints his position on Iran is similar to that of his rival, President Barack Obama.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2012, 11:46 PM

Netanyahu, Clinton Meet After UN Speech

Clinton and Netanyahu meet one-on-one for 75 minutes, reaffirm goal to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons.Elad Benari, 9/28/2012, 4:41 AM

Netanyahu: Red Line is when Iran Reaches 90% of Enriched Uranium

Prime Minister explains that Iran must be told that if it has 90% of the enriched uranium it needs for a nuclear bomb, it will be attacked. Gil Ronen, 9/27/2012, 8:09 PM

Video: Obama on Israel's 'Red Lines': Noise I Try to Ignore

President Barack Obama brushes off Netanyahu's demands for "red lines" to Iran during a CBS interview. Romney criticizes.Elad Benari, 9/24/2012, 4:14 AM

Obama in Florida: No Nuclear Weapons for Iran

President Obama speaks in Tampa, Florida: I've been absolutely clear that our policy is not to allow Iran to get a nuclear weapon.Elad Benari, 9/21/2012, 6:45 AM

Iran's Not There Yet, Says U.S. Ambassador

U.S. ambassador to the UN joins those who have rejected Netanyahu’s request that the U.S. set a clear “red line” for Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/16/2012, 8:21 PM

Netanyahu Reiterates 'Red Line' Demand on CNN

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu tells CNN there must be "red lines" on halting Iran's nuclear ambitions.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/16/2012, 7:43 PM

Iran Threatens to Hit Israel and U.S. Bases

The head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards says his country will target U.S. bases in the Middle East and Israel if attacked.Elad Benari, 9/16/2012, 5:32 PM

Panetta: Red Lines Are Political Arguments

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta sides with Obama, reject Israel's demand of "red lines" for Iran.Elad Benari, 9/16/2012, 5:17 AM

Official: Obama Rejected Netanyahu's Request for 'Red Line'

Senior official says the divide between Obama and Netanyahu in Iran has deepened after their phone conversation this week.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/15/2012, 12:42 AM

Langfan Challenges U.S. Senator Over Letter to Netanyahu

Attorney Mark Langfan refutes an angry letter by U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer to PM Netanyahu over Iran. No response from Boxer's office.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/15/2012, 12:22 AM

Ties with U.S. Remain Strong – Foreign Minister

Relationship is "based on shared principles, personal and professional friendships," says Lieberman,.AFP, 9/13/2012, 5:01 PM

Israel, U.S. Spar Over 'Red Lines' for Iran

Israel responds to Clinton's remarks about setting red lines for Iran, and Clinton's spokeswoman responds to Israel.Elad Benari, 9/10/2012, 11:45 PM

Barak: U.S. Ready to Face Iran on Every Level

The United States is ready to "face the challenge on every level" concerning Iran, says Defense Minister Ehud Barak.Elad Benari, 9/7/2012, 12:11 AM

Cabinet Ministers: U.S.-Israel Relations as Strong as Ever

Israeli Cabinet ministers play down tensions between Israel and the United States over a possible strike in Iran.Elad Benari, 9/3/2012, 10:12 AM

WSJ in Scathing Editorial Justifies Israel's Mistrust of Obama

Largest U.S. paper says Obama's "animus and incompetence" are pushing Israel to strike Iran.Gil Ronen, 9/2/2012, 9:21 PM

U.S.: There's Still Time for Diplomacy on Iran

State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland tells reporters: We believe there is still time for diplomacy to work with Iran.Elad Benari, 8/23/2012, 5:13 AM

Israel, U.S. View Iranian Threat Differently, Says Top U.S. Gen.

Dempsey says Israel and the U.S. have a different interpretation of the same intelligence reports regarding Iran’s nuclear program.Elad Benari, 8/20/2012, 4:15 AM

Rabbi Wolfson: Disaster, Redemption May be Near

Esteemed U.S.-based rabbi calls on Jews to wake up to danger, says a world war is to be expected.Gil Ronen, 8/6/2012, 7:36 PM

Panetta to Visit Egypt and Israel Next Week

U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will meet Egypt's new President Mohammed Morsi and also stop for a visit in Israel.Elad Benari, 7/27/2012, 4:42 AM

US-Israel War Games against Iran Planned near Elections

The US and Israel are planning war games, with simulated attacks against Iran, just before U.S. elections. A coincidence?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/25/2012, 12:13 PM

Report: U.S., Israel Developed Flame Together

Washington Post reports that the U.S. and Israel jointly developed the sophisticated Flame computer virus.Elad Benari, 6/20/2012, 5:46 AM

Former U.S. Official: Striking Iran Prematurely Would be Wrong

Michèle Flournoy, former U.S. Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, warns against attacking Iran before exhausting other options.Elad Benari, 5/30/2012, 5:12 AM

Experts: Iran Preparing for Cyberwar Against U.S.

Experts say Iran is busy acquiring the technical know-how to launch a cyber-attack on the United States and its allies.Elad Benari, 4/27/2012, 2:15 AM

Report: Obama Blaming Israel for Rising Fuel Prices

The Obama administration is blaming Israel for the recent rise in global crude oil prices, says its "posturing" on Iran brought the rise.Elad Benari, 4/3/2012, 3:16 AM

Report: Iran's Centrifuge Workshops Are Well Hidden

New report prepared for Congress indicates that neither the U.S. nor Israel knows exactly where all of Iran’s nuclear facilities are.Elad Benari, 3/29/2012, 2:47 AM