Report: Assad is in Iran

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

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

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 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

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
Iran: West Targeting Syria Because of Israel

Iran: West Targeting Syria Because of Israel

Senior Iranian lawmaker charges that the Western media is creating a hype against Syria in order to divert attention from “Israel’s crimes”.Elad Benari, 4/5/2013, 6:45 AM
Iran-Syria Gas Pipe to Run Through Iraq

Iran-Syria Gas Pipe to Run Through Iraq

Iraq has approved plans to run a natural gas pipeline through its territory from Iran to Syria.Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2013, 3:00 PM
Clinton: Window Iran Talks Can't Stay Open

Clinton: Window Iran Talks Can't Stay Open

The window for negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program cannot stay open for “too much longer”, says outgoing Secretary of State.Elad Benari, 2/1/2013, 6:15 AM
Report: Iran Spying on Israel from Syria

Report: Iran Spying on Israel from Syria

Iran has been establishing intelligence stations in several parts of the Middle East, including the Golan Heights, U.S. report indicates.Elad Benari, 1/14/2013, 2:12 AM
Experts: Syria May Have Unenriched Uranium

Experts: Syria May Have Unenriched Uranium

Western and Israeli security experts suspect Syria may have tons of unenriched uranium in storage which could be transferred to Iran.Elad Benari, 1/11/2013, 10:51 PM
U.S. Concerned by Assad's Use of Iranian Missiles

U.S. Concerned by Assad's Use of Iranian Missiles

The United States is becoming increasingly worried about Syria’s use of ballistic missiles supplied by Iran.Elad Benari, 1/6/2013, 5:32 AM
Syrian Regime Firing Iranian-Made Missiles

Syrian Regime Firing Iranian-Made Missiles

The Syrian regime this week fired at least two Iranian-made, short-range ballistic missiles at rebels, U.S. military officials say.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/28/2012, 8:57 PM
Security Council Sanctions Two Iranian Firms

Security Council Sanctions Two Iranian Firms

UN Security Council slaps sanctions on two Iranian firms accused of supplying arms to the Syrian government.Elad Benari, 12/21/2012, 4:15 AM
Iran Warns Turkey Against Deploying Patriots

Iran Warns Turkey Against Deploying Patriots

The chief of staff of Iran's armed forces says Turkey's deployment of Patriot missiles will "create a world war".Elad Benari, 12/16/2012, 5:50 AM
Report: Revolutionary Guards Securing Assad

Report: Revolutionary Guards Securing Assad

Iranian Revolutionary Guards are taking part in guarding the Syrian President, according to Western officials.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/19/2012, 11:09 PM
Iran Submits Proposal to End Syrian Crisis

Iran Submits Proposal to End Syrian Crisis

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi hands UN envoy Lakhdar Brahimi an unofficial proposal aimed at ending the civil war in Syria.Elad Benari, 10/15/2012, 5:46 AM
Report: Iran Sending Weapons to Syria Via Iraq

Report: Iran Sending Weapons to Syria Via Iraq

Iran has been sending large quantities of weapons to the Syrian regime using civilian aircraft, an intelligence report reveals.Elad Benari, 9/20/2012, 4:15 AM
Senators Warn Al-Maliki That He Jeopardizes Aid

Senators Warn Al-Maliki That He Jeopardizes Aid

The US is accusing Iraq of turning a blind eye to Iranian arms shipments to Syria via its airspace. Senator blames lack of US leadership.Amiel Ungar, 9/7/2012, 2:18 PM
Ahmadinejad Personally Ordered Officers to Syria

Ahmadinejad Personally Ordered Officers to Syria

Western intelligence officials say the Iranian President personally sanctioned the dispatch of experienced officers to Syria.Elad Benari, 9/7/2012, 4:16 AM
Prosor: Assad is Living on Borrowed Time

Prosor: Assad is Living on Borrowed Time

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations accuses Iran of actively assisting Assad in murdering his own people.Elad Benari, 9/6/2012, 5:46 AM
Iranian Warns U.S. Against Attacking Syria

Iranian Warns U.S. Against Attacking Syria

A senior official in the Iranian Revolutionary Guards threatens the U.S. that Iran would respond harshly to a “stupid” attack on Syria.Elad Benari, 9/2/2012, 4:52 AM
Assad Receives Support from Iranian Allies

Assad Receives Support from Iranian Allies

Syria's President Bashar Assad meets Iran's Saeed Jalili, who says Iran will maintain its partnership with Syria.Elad Benari, 8/8/2012, 3:13 AM
Syria's Foreign Minister Blames Israel for Unrest

Syria's Foreign Minister Blames Israel for Unrest

Syria’s Foreign Minister and his Iranian counterpart accuse Israel of plotting to overthrow the regime of Syrian President Assad.Elad Benari, 7/30/2012, 6:12 AM
Annan Wants Iran to be Part of Talks on Syria

Annan Wants Iran to be Part of Talks on Syria

Kofi Annan proposes inviting Iran to a multinational meeting to discuss Syria, leaves it up to the U.S. and Russia to decide.Elad Benari, 6/26/2012, 9:30 AM
IDF Commander Warns Against Conflict with Syria

IDF Commander Warns Against Conflict with Syria

IDF’s Northern District Commander says the civil war in Syria may lead to a confrontation with Israel.Elad Benari, 5/31/2012, 5:42 AM
Iran: Intervention in Syria Will Bury Israel

Iran: Intervention in Syria Will Bury Israel

Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says that foreign intervention in Syria will spread and "bury the Zionist regime".Elad Benari, 5/31/2012, 4:13 AM
Sanctions Hurting Assad, but Iran is Stepping In

Sanctions Hurting Assad, but Iran is Stepping In

Assad is quickly spending through his cash reserves as sanctions choke off many sources of funding, but is getting help from Iran.Elad Benari, 5/24/2012, 4:13 AM
Assad's E-mails Reveal Iranian Ties

Assad's E-mails Reveal Iranian Ties

A cache of several thousand e-mails sent by President Bashar Assad and his wife reveal he took advice from Iran on handling the uprising.Elad Benari, 3/15/2012, 5:16 AM
Fmr. Officer Says Syrian Troops Used Chem. Weapons

Fmr. Officer Says Syrian Troops Used Chem. Weapons

An officer who recently defected from the Syrian army: Syrian security forces are using non-conventional weapons against protesters.Elad Benari, 2/14/2012, 5:45 AM
Ex Mossad Chief: Syria is Iran's Achilles Heel

Ex Mossad Chief: Syria is Iran's Achilles Heel

Syrian unrest an "enormous opportunity," says Efraim Halevy. "What happens in Damascus will impact all the Middle East."Gil Ronen, 2/2/2012, 5:18 PM
Iran: Israel Kidnapped Iranian Engineers in Syria

Iran: Israel Kidnapped Iranian Engineers in Syria

A senior Iranian MP accuses Israel of abducting five Iranian engineers in Syria last month and asks Damascus to free them. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/16/2012, 3:36 PM
Iran May Abandon Assad

Iran May Abandon Assad

"The second Khamenai realizes that Assad's ship is sinking, he'd abandon him," says expert.Gil Ronen, 8/11/2011, 6:30 PM
UN: Iran Sent Weapons to Syria

UN: Iran Sent Weapons to Syria

More details released of a UN report which says Iran is continuing to circumvent the sanctions imposed on it.Elad Benari, 5/13/2011, 3:15 AM
Iran: Okay in Mediterranean Sea

Iran: Okay in Mediterranean Sea

Iran contends its military vessels have the right to sail in the Mediterranean Sea under international law.Chana Ya'ar, 2/28/2011, 10:16 PM