Bush: Give Israel 'sophisticated equipment'

Republican candidate says Arab world view America as weak, suggests Israel should be given capacity to strike Iran.Ben Ariel, 10/28/2015, 5:13 AM

Carter: Deal Makes Military Option More Effective

American Defense Secretary argues the Iran nuclear deal will leave Washington with a more effective military option if necessary.Arutz Sheva North America, 9/5/2015, 12:46 AM

Not Striking Iran in Time 'Greatest Failure Ever'

Dr. Uzi Arad, who was National Security Advisor when the strike was mulled, is livid over revelations on why it was aborted.Gil Ronen, 8/23/2015, 8:07 PM

Barak: Ya'alon and Steinitz Nixed Iran Strike

Former Defense Minister claims Israel planned to strike Iran's nuclear facilities in 2011, but Ministers Ya'alon and Steinitz refused.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/21/2015, 10:03 PM

Iranian Accuses Americans of Violating Deal

Senior Iranian official says Washington violating nuclear deal by stating that military option is still on the table.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/1/2015, 2:05 AM

Carter: Iran Deal Doesn't Prevent Military Option

American Defense Secretary says nuclear deal does not mean military action is off the table to stop Iran from obtaining the bomb.Elad Benari, 7/20/2015, 3:12 AM

White House: Military Options on Iran Available

White House spokesman says military options remain available regarding Iran, but the administration is pursuing diplomacy first.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/17/2015, 9:31 PM

Dempsey: We Can Strike Iran Despite S-300 Sale

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says Washington knows all about the system Russia is selling to Iran.Elad Benari, 4/17/2015, 6:13 AM

Obama Official: IAF Shoot-down Story Totally False

White House denies Kuwaiti paper's claim that the threat deterred Israel from dispatching warplanes into Iranian airspace.Mark Langfan, 3/2/2015, 8:19 AM

Gantz: We Were Never Ordered to Strike Iran

Newly retired chief of staff hints that he opposed Iran strike, influencing the political echelon to avoid the move.Gil Ronen, 3/1/2015, 8:47 PM

'Obama Threatened to Shoot Down IAF Iran Strike'

Kuwaiti paper claims unnamed Israeli minister with good ties with the US administration 'revealed the attack plan to John Kerry.'Mark Langfan, 3/1/2015, 4:18 PM

Iran Threatens to Annihilate Israel

Senior Iranian commander says that any American attack on Iran will result in “the annihilation of the Israeli regime”.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/30/2014, 11:41 PM

Dempsey: Israel Knows We'll Strike Iran if Need Be

Israel and the United States are in agreement about the Iranian threat, says chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.Elad Benari, 4/3/2014, 3:43 AM

Report: IDF Preparing for Armed Conflict with Iran

Newspaper claims top government officials allotted billions of shekels to IDF for possible war with Iran in 2014. But is it true?Tova Dvorin, 3/19/2014, 7:41 PM

Iranian Warns Americans Against Attacking

An Iranian lawmaker threatens to turn U.S. bases to "graveyards" if his country comes under attack.Elad Benari, 1/26/2014, 5:39 AM

Rouhani: Israel Will be Sorry if It Attacks Iran

If Israel attacks Iran's nuclear facilities, "our response will make them rue the day," says Iranian President in CNN interview.Elad Benari, 1/24/2014, 3:15 AM

Rev. Guards Chief Has Harsh Words for FM Zarif

The head of the Revolutionary Guards slams Foreign Minister Zarif, who said a U.S. attack could paralyze Iran.Elad Benari, 12/11/2013, 3:43 AM

Congressman: Hit Iran With Tactical Nuke Strikes

Duncan Hunter in TV interview suggests aerial bombardment preferable to sending in US troops, calls for immediate sanctions.Ari Yashar, 12/5/2013, 4:56 PM

Nasrallah: No Israeli Strike 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

Liberman: Israel Facing Tough Decisions

Foreign Minister says Iran deal means Israel will have to make tough choices with ‘all options on the table.’Maayana Miskin, 11/24/2013, 11:22 AM

Bennett: Bad Iran Deal Makes Strike Likelier

Bayit Yehudi head and Security Cabinet member: if Iran is able to break out to nuclear weapons in six weeks, 'we cannot sit quietly.'Gil Ronen, 11/23/2013, 8:33 PM

Netanyahu Pledges: Iran Will Not Have Nukes

Prime Minister says Khameini’s hate shows the ‘real Iran,’ and vows that Iran will not have nuclear weapons.Maayana Miskin, 11/21/2013, 12:54 PM

Elkin: Israel Can Act Alone Against Iran

Deputy Foreign Minister backs recent statements by others that Israel can defend itself and will act alone against Iran if necessary.Elad Benari, 11/20/2013, 6:13 AM

US 'Would Back Israel in Event of Iran Strike'

General Martin Dempsey notes ongoing security pact with Israel, hails Jewish state as 'example of what could be' in the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 11/19/2013, 2:32 PM

Netanyahu's Ex-Aide: Israel Can Stop Iran

There's “no question” that PM Netanyahu would be prepared to strike Iran’s nuclear facilities, says former National Security Advisor.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 5:13 AM

Report: Israel, Saudi Arabia Plan Iran Strike

Israeli and Saudi officials are reportedly creating a contingency plan for a joint strike on Iran.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 10:34 AM

Poll: Israelis Believe IDF Can Strike Iran Alone

84.4% of Israeli religious sector supports Netanyahu's stance in disagreement with US; 58.7% of respondents against canceling sanctions.Tova Dvorin, 11/15/2013, 9:10 AM

Dr. Frager: Obama Needs to Learn from Kennedy

President Kennedy would never have enabled the Iranians to obtain weapons grade uranium, says Zionist activist.Arutz Sheva, 11/10/2013, 11:24 AM

General: Obama Stopped Strike on Iran

Former Security Council head says Netanyahu planned to hit Iran – but Obama asked him not to.Maayana Miskin, 9/3/2013, 8:23 PM

Report: Iran Thinks Israel is Close to Striking It

Lebanese newspaper says senior Iranian visited Hezbollah leaders and briefed them on this assessment.Gil Ronen, 9/3/2013, 7:45 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

Obama: Action on Iran in Return for Peace Talks

U.S. President promised Netanyahu to take action “within months,” but did not go into details.Arutz Sheva, 8/2/2013, 11:32 AM

Iran's President Laughs at Israeli Strike

One laughs when hearing Israel talk about striking Iran's nuclear facilities, says President-elect Hassan Rouhani.Elad Benari, 7/19/2013, 6:14 AM

Don't Attack Us, Asks Exiled Iranian Filmmaker

Israel attacking Iran will "only aggravate the situation," says exiled Iranian filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf.Elad Benari, 7/12/2013, 6:31 AM

'No One Can Rely on the U.S. Right Now'

Rabbi David Algaze says that Israel needs to make its own decisions on Iran and not rely on other countries.Eliran Aharon, New York, 5/30/2013, 2:12 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

Yaalon Met Hagel, Discussed Iran

Hagel tells Israeli counterpart Israel has the right to defend itself.Gil Ronen, 4/22/2013, 1:09 PM

Turkey Denies Talking with Israel About Iran

Turkey dismisses report suggesting that an Israeli delegation would hold talks about using a Turkish airbase to train for a attack in Iran.Elad Benari, 4/22/2013, 5:15 AM

Senators Approve Resolution to Assist Israel

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

Gantz: Israel Can Act Alone against Iran Nukes

Chief of Staff promises "great pain in Gaza" if attacks on Israel continue.Gil Ronen, 4/16/2013, 8:30 AM

Yaalon: Concessions Now Mean Disaster Later

Defense Minister says challenges facing Israel "will force us to respond with a firm hand."Gil Ronen, 4/15/2013, 1:05 PM

Netanyahu: If We Must, We'll Go to War

"If we have no choice, we will grasp our swords and go to battle," warns Prime Minister.Gil Ronen, 4/14/2013, 10:01 PM

Iran: We Also Have Options on the Table

A top Iranian military commander tells President Obama that Tehran also has all of its "options on the table.", 3/17/2013, 5:15 AM

AIPAC-Sponsored Bill could Save Israel Aid

Designation of Israel as a “major strategic ally” would move the aid into the Pentagon budget.Gil Ronen, 3/5/2013, 2:14 PM

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

Obama to Tell Bibi: No Surprise Attack on Iran

Voice of Israel radio: Obama's visit is intended to tell Israel – '"don't surprise us with an Iran attack."Rochel Sylvetsky & Gil Ronen, 2/11/2013, 8:56 AM

Hagel: Willing to Attack Iran if Necessary

Hagel writes to Senate: There is time and space for diplomacy with Iran, but the window is closing.Elad Benari, 1/31/2013, 5:12 AM

Russian FM Warns Against Strike in Iran

Attacking Iran's nuclear facilities "a very dangerous idea," says Russian FM Sergei Lavrov.Elad Benari, 1/24/2013, 5:16 AM

Former Commander: Israel Can't Go at Iran Alone

Admiral William Fallon, the former head of U.S. Central Command, warns that Israel won't be able to take out Iran's nukes in one shot.Elad Benari, 1/17/2013, 3:16 AM

Netanyahu: Security is Better than It was in Years

Prime Minister rebuffs Olmert's criticism of defense spending in cabinet meeting.Gil Ronen, 1/13/2013, 2:04 PM

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

Report: IDF, Mossad Heads Opposed Orders in 2010

Channel 2 report says Netanyahu, Barak ordered preparation for Iran strike, met opposition of Dagan, Ashkenazi.Gil Ronen, 11/4/2012, 9:03 PM

Netanyahu: Iran Strike Would Benefit Arab World

Striking Iran would bring "a feeling of relief" throughout the region, including the Arab world, Netanyahu tells a French magazine.Elad Benari, 10/31/2012, 5:13 AM

Netanyahu En Route to France, Iran Tops Agenda

Two-day trip starts Wednesday, will be his first opportunity to talk with President Hollande.Gil Ronen, 10/30/2012, 5:42 PM

Britain: Iran Strike Not Appropriate at the Moment

The British government reiterates that it does not believe military action against Iran would be appropriate at the moment.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/26/2012, 10:45 PM

Cameron Urges Israel Not to Strike Iran

British Prime Minister David Cameron urges Israel not to launch a military attack on Iran, says sanctions should be given time to work.Elad Benari, 10/16/2012, 2:15 AM

Brazil 'Concerned' Over Israel's Threats on Iran

Brazil's Foreign Minister meets President Peres, says his country is concerned over Israel’s threats to attack Iran’s nuclear facilities.Elad Benari, 10/15/2012, 4:12 AM