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Report: US to sanction Iran’s drones and guided missiles

Report: US to sanction Iran’s drones and guided missiles

US officials say a sanctions campaign is planned against Iran’s capabilities for precision strikes using drones and guided missiles.Elad Benari, 30/07/2021 06:37
Alleged Iranian secret cyber files revealed

Alleged Iranian secret cyber files revealed

Files reportedly provide glimpse into Iranian ambitions for cyberattacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2021 22:14
US condemns Iran's crackdown on protesters

US condemns Iran's crackdown on protesters

State Department spokesperson: The Iranian people have a right to voice their frustrations and hold their government accountable.Elad Benari, 29/07/2021 04:44
Danny Yatom: US will allow Iran to achieve nuclear weapons

Danny Yatom: US will allow Iran to achieve nuclear weapons

Danny Yatom, former Mossad chief, warns Israel needs backup plan 'in case the worst of all happens.'Nitzan Keidar, 28/07/2021 14:33
Unknown source reveals Iran's alleged secret cyber files

Unknown source reveals Iran's alleged secret cyber files

Classified documents attributed to the Iranian regime reveal secret research into potential targets for cyber attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2021 13:12
Senior Russian official confirms: IDF attacks on Syria deterred

Senior Russian official confirms: IDF attacks on Syria deterred

A senior Russian source confirmed reports that his country is no longer turning a blind eye on Israeli strikes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2021 08:08
Iran claims it arrested 'Israeli agents'

Iran claims it arrested 'Israeli agents'

Iran claims its security forces arrested a network of agents working for Israel and seized a cache of weapons planned for use during unrest.Elad Benari, 28/07/2021 05:35
Assessment: Iran within months of nuclear weapons

Assessment: Iran within months of nuclear weapons

Institute for National Security Studies in annual report: Iran has crossed lines that have not been crossed in the past.Ben Ariel, 28/07/2021 03:04
Benny Gantz's message to the citizens of Iran

Benny Gantz's message to the citizens of Iran

Defense Minister: Iranian regime is spending billions of dollars on nuclear project instead of on food and electricity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 23:30
Israeli leaders meet Abdullah II to discuss Iran

Israeli leaders meet Abdullah II to discuss Iran

Israel's Bennett met Jordan's King Abdullah II, who asked for help with his country's water shortage and discussed the Iran threat.ILTV, 27/07/2021 19:54
Watch: Protesters killed by Iranian police as riots spread

Watch: Protesters killed by Iranian police as riots spread

Severe water shortage in Iran has forced residents into the streets with security forces firing at crowds as bloodshed ensues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 18:44
Love in Iran: Islamic Republic launches state-approved dating app

Love in Iran: Islamic Republic launches state-approved dating app

With fertility rates down, Iranian authorities launched a state-approved matchmaking app to promote the institution of marriage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 18:33
Exiled Iranian judoka dedicates Olympic medal to Israel

Exiled Iranian judoka dedicates Olympic medal to Israel

Saeid Mollaei, who criticized Iranian practice of not facing Israelis in sports, wins silver medal in Tokyo Olympics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 16:37
France: Iran endangering chance of reviving nuclear deal

France: Iran endangering chance of reviving nuclear deal

France warns that Iran is endangering the chance of reaching an agreement on reviving 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 27/07/2021 04:43
Israeli Foreign Ministry worker arrested after flying to Iran

Israeli Foreign Ministry worker arrested after flying to Iran

Shabak arrests employee of Israel's Foreign Ministry who illegally traveled to Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 21:54
Watch: Protesters in Iran chant 'Death to Khamenei'

Watch: Protesters in Iran chant 'Death to Khamenei'

In a video posted on July 21, 2021, protesters in Iran chant: 'Death to Khamenei!' as the water crisis in the country deteriorates.MEMRI, 25/07/2021 08:37
Report: Iran and Hezbollah members killed in Israeli attacks in Syria

Report: Iran and Hezbollah members killed in Israeli attacks in Syria

Reports say a Hezbollah military commander and a senior Revolutionary Guards official were killed in air strikes attributed to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 06:11
Iran's Supreme Leader to protesters: Don't give ammunition to the enemy

Iran's Supreme Leader to protesters: Don't give ammunition to the enemy

Khamenei: Residents of drought-hit southwest can express their discontent, but they should not give ammunition to the "enemy".Elad Benari, Canada, 24/07/2021 01:04
IDF soldiers host Iranian Muslims at military base

IDF soldiers host Iranian Muslims at military base

Iranian Muslim dissidents and activists meet IDF soldiers on Israeli military base on Lebanon border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2021 11:57
IAEA chief: Pause in nuclear talks leaves us in 'uncomfortable position'

IAEA chief: Pause in nuclear talks leaves us in 'uncomfortable position'

IAEA chief speaks out against pause in talks with Iran on a return to the 2015 nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 21/07/2021 04:38
US court holds Iranian banks responsible for murder of Henkin couple

US court holds Iranian banks responsible for murder of Henkin couple

Court rules against 3 banks used by Iran to funnel money to Hamas, whose operatives killed Henkin couple in front of their children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2021 22:48
Iran: Nuclear talks will continue after Raisi takes office

Iran: Nuclear talks will continue after Raisi takes office

Iran's Foreign Ministry says Iran's policy on a return to 2015 deal will not change under the new administration.Elad Benari, 20/07/2021 06:41
US drone strikes truck belonging to pro-Iran militia in Syria

US drone strikes truck belonging to pro-Iran militia in Syria

US drone attack targets truck for an Iran-backed militia in eastern Syria, officials in the militia claim.Elad Benari, 19/07/2021 06:03
Iran: Ten prisoners could be free tomorrow - if US and UK cooperate

Iran: Ten prisoners could be free tomorrow - if US and UK cooperate

Iranian deputy minister says Vienna talks 'must await new administration,' promises prisoner swap will occur Sunday if US, UK, cooperate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/07/2021 21:41
Former Iranian diplomat: Iran is capable of producing a nuclear bomb

Former Iranian diplomat: Iran is capable of producing a nuclear bomb

Former Iranian diplomat says Iran does not seek to produce a nuclear bomb, but is capable of doing so if it wants.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/07/2021 02:06
Report: Netanyahu tried to persuade Trump to attack Iran

Report: Netanyahu tried to persuade Trump to attack Iran

New Yorker reports then-PM tried to convince Trump to attack Iran after his election loss to Biden. General Milley thwarted the move.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 16/07/2021 20:13
US ready to lift nearly all sanctions on Iran, Zarif says

US ready to lift nearly all sanctions on Iran, Zarif says

Iranian FM tells parliament the US is on the verge of lifting all sanctions on the rogue state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2021 13:06
Iran is racing toward a nuclear bomb, and the Lapid-Bennett government is silent

Iran is racing toward a nuclear bomb, and the Lapid-Bennett government is silent

Bennett and Lapid have handcuffed Israel to a policy of “no surprises” with the US and abandoned the fight for global public opinion. Op-ed.Former PM Benjamn Netanyahu, 15/07/2021 08:11
'The Iranian regime cannot break me'

'The Iranian regime cannot break me'

Iranian-born journalist who was targeted in kidnapping plot: The regime is scared of me.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2021 06:41
Iran won't resume nuclear talks until Raisi takes over

Iran won't resume nuclear talks until Raisi takes over

Diplomatic source: Iran not prepared to resume negotiations on 2015 nuclear deal until Ebrahim Raisi's administration has begun.Elad Benari, 15/07/2021 04:05
Iran facing 5th COVID-19 wave after refusing US, UK vaccines

Iran facing 5th COVID-19 wave after refusing US, UK vaccines

Restrictions have been reimposed in Iran as the Delta variant has claimed thousands of lives across the sanction-riddled state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 11:09
Report: IRGC commander urged Iraqi militias to attack US targets

Report: IRGC commander urged Iraqi militias to attack US targets

A senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard commander urged Iraqi Shiite militias to step up attacks on US targets during a meeting in Baghdad.Elad Benari, 14/07/2021 06:38
Israeli Bedouin transferred information to Iranian intelligence

Israeli Bedouin transferred information to Iranian intelligence

Bedouin from the Negev arrested after he allegedly gave information to Iranian agent.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 14:48
Former Iranian MP: Mossad behind the acts against us

Former Iranian MP: Mossad behind the acts against us

Former Iranian MP says most actions against Iran's national security were carried out by Israeli spy agency.Elad Benari, 12/07/2021 05:12
Large explosion in Tehran

Large explosion in Tehran

Large explosion heard in northern part of the Iranian capital. No reports of injuries, cause unknown.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/07/2021 00:13
Saudi Arabia: Iran's increased nuclear activities threaten regional security

Saudi Arabia: Iran's increased nuclear activities threaten regional security

Saudi official expresses concern about increased nuclear activities by Iran.Elad Benari, Canada, 09/07/2021 23:45
Cyberattacks cause delays in train services in Iran

Cyberattacks cause delays in train services in Iran

Hackers post number of Supreme Leader Khamenei as the number to call for information regarding delay in train services.Elad Benari, Canada, 09/07/2021 20:14
Iran's exiled prince appeals to 50 US Jewish groups for help

Iran's exiled prince appeals to 50 US Jewish groups for help

In historic first, Reza Pahlavi asks Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Orgs to keep up pressure on the Islamic Republic.Dan Verbin, 09/07/2021 16:47
Syria: Iranian fighter killed while on 'advisory' mission

Syria: Iranian fighter killed while on 'advisory' mission

Iranian news agency reports 'fighter' killed in 'advisory mission.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2021 14:19
Bennett considers update of Iran policy ahead of meeting with Biden

Bennett considers update of Iran policy ahead of meeting with Biden

Israeli PM orders review of whether current situation is better than a return to the Iran nuclear deal and what influence Israel can have.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 22:32
Iranian-born journalist in Knesset: Iranians are very interested in Israel

Iranian-born journalist in Knesset: Iranians are very interested in Israel

Iran International journalist explains why he is covering the inauguration of President Herzog, efforts to reach Iranians despite censorshipYoni Kempinski, 07/07/2021 19:16
UN threatening to investigate Iran's new president

UN threatening to investigate Iran's new president

UN human rights investigator on Iran may launch an investigation into Raisi's alleged human rights abuses and election cheating.ILTV, 07/07/2021 09:59
Iran begins producing enriched uranium metal

Iran begins producing enriched uranium metal

Iran informs the IAEA that it has begun the process of producing enriched uranium metal.Elad Benari, 07/07/2021 05:11
Iran: Israel is behind attack on atomic facility

Iran: Israel is behind attack on atomic facility

Iran blames Israel for drone attack on Iranian facility used to manufacture uranium centrifuges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 14:57
How does a more radical Iran think?

How does a more radical Iran think?

What is happening now is that for the first time, the Iranian regime is devoid of so-called moderates or reformists. Op-ed.Dr. Salem AlKetbi , 06/07/2021 09:38
German Foreign Minister confident deal with Iran can be reached

German Foreign Minister confident deal with Iran can be reached

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says he is confident reaching a deal to save 2015 nuclear deal is possible within weeks.Elad Benari, 06/07/2021 04:59
Fire breaks out at Tehran military facility

Fire breaks out at Tehran military facility

The facility is located not far from the centrifuge factory that was damaged in a drone attack last month.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 23:40
Deputy IAEA director to visit Iran

Deputy IAEA director to visit Iran

The visit comes amid tensions over curbs on the IAEA's inspections of nuclear sites in Iran.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 06:41
Iran reimposes COVID-19 restrictions

Iran reimposes COVID-19 restrictions

Iran orders closures of non-essential businesses in 275 cities, including Tehran, amid concerns over Delta variant.Elad Benari, 05/07/2021 05:35
'A naval battle is developing that is not in our favor'

'A naval battle is developing that is not in our favor'

Former Navy commander reacts to attack on Israeli cargo ship, likely by Iranian forces or proxies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 13:42
Satellite footage shows damage from drone attack on Iranian site

Satellite footage shows damage from drone attack on Iranian site

Israeli intelligence group releases satellite photos of attack on an Iranian nuclear facility last month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 06:53
Israeli-owned ship attacked in Indian Ocean

Israeli-owned ship attacked in Indian Ocean

No injuries reported after Israeli-owned ship attacked in Indian Ocean.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2021 21:17
Diplomats: Iran restricting access to Natanz nuclear plant

Diplomats: Iran restricting access to Natanz nuclear plant

Diplomats say Iran has been restricting UN nuclear inspectors’ access to its main uranium enrichment plant following April explosion.Elad Benari, 02/07/2021 06:08
NBC analyst in Iran: Strikes against U.S. likely to continue

NBC analyst in Iran: Strikes against U.S. likely to continue

With American forces coming under fire following U.S. strikes on Iranian-backed militias in Syria, experts predict rise in hostilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2021 12:35
UN investigator calls for probe of Iranian President-elect

UN investigator calls for probe of Iranian President-elect

UN investigator on human rights in Iran calls for independent inquiry into allegations of state-ordered executions by Ebrahim Raisi.Elad Benari, 30/06/2021 01:58
Blinken: US strikes on pro-Iran targets should send a strong message

Blinken: US strikes on pro-Iran targets should send a strong message

US Secretary of State says strikes on pro-Iran fighters in Iraq and Syria should deter those fighters from attacking US forces.Elad Benari, 29/06/2021 06:12
Shells fired at US base in eastern Syria

Shells fired at US base in eastern Syria

Pro-Iranian militias fire shells at US base in eastern Syria following US air strikes against pro-Iran targets in Syria and Iraq.Elad Benari, 29/06/2021 03:07