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'Israeli attack on Iran would help gain time'

'Israeli attack on Iran would help gain time'

Former International Atomic Energy Agency chairman says even an attack wolud not stop Tehran administration's nuclear program completely.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2021 10:55
'Thank you, Mossad' in Tehran

'Thank you, Mossad' in Tehran

Israeli flag and banner thanking the Mossad appear on overpass in Tehran, following targeted killing of Iran's top nuclear scientist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/12/2020 12:21
How the father of Iran's nuclear program, Muhsin Fahrizadeh, was eliminated

How the father of Iran's nuclear program, Muhsin Fahrizadeh, was eliminated

Booby-trapped commercial vehicle waited for Muhsin Fahrizadeh's car in an Iranian elite resort town east of Tehran.Arutz Sheva, 28/11/2020 18:11
Alert level raised at Israeli embassies

Alert level raised at Israeli embassies

Following assassination of Muhsin Fahrizadeh, Israeli diplomats worldwide were required to exercise extreme caution.Arutz Sheva, 28/11/2020 17:58
Watch: Biden & Trump pictures burnt in Tehran protest following assassination

Watch: Biden & Trump pictures burnt in Tehran protest following assassination

Students in Iran rallied in front of the foreign ministry in Tehran to protest the killing of top nuclear scientist Mohsen FakhrizadehArutz Sheva, 28/11/2020 17:38
At least one dead in explosion near Tehran

At least one dead in explosion near Tehran

Blast occurs at a shop in an area near Iran's capital. It is unclear what caused the explosion.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/09/2020 20:52
Tehran University Professor: 'There's a schism between the State and the people'

Tehran University Professor: 'There's a schism between the State and the people'

Professor Zibakalam says Iranian gov seriously exceeded budget even before coronavirus crisis, government has no way to pay its expenses.Mordechai Sones, 16/07/2020 07:39
Gas explosion in Tehran injures one person

Gas explosion in Tehran injures one person

One person injured as explosion shakes Tehran for second time in two days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2020 22:13
Explosion heard in western Tehran

Explosion heard in western Tehran

Electricity reportedly cut in suburbs west of Tehran following mysterious explosion.Elad Benari, 10/07/2020 03:05
2 killed in latest explosion in the Tehran area

2 killed in latest explosion in the Tehran area

Latest in a string of explosions in the Tehran area kills 2, injures 3. Iranian officials claim explosion was an accident.David Rosenberg, 07/07/2020 09:55
ANALYSIS: Who is behind the string of mysterious explosions in Iran‏?

ANALYSIS: Who is behind the string of mysterious explosions in Iran‏?

Is Israel getting back at Iran for the botched cyber attack in which it tried to raise the chlorine level in Israel's water system?Yochanan VIsser, 05/07/2020 19:39
13 dead in Tehran explosion

13 dead in Tehran explosion

Deadly explosion, fire at Tehran medical center blamed on gas leak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2020 22:31
Huge explosion in Tehran

Huge explosion in Tehran

Large plume of smoke rises from building in northern Tehran following reports of explosion in the Iranian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2020 20:33
Explosion heard east of Tehran

Explosion heard east of Tehran

Large explosion heard east of the Iranian capital. Local authorities are investigating.Elad Benari, 26/06/2020 01:34
IRGC shoot at Iran protesters as country spirals into chaos

IRGC shoot at Iran protesters as country spirals into chaos

Scenes of pandemonium in Tehran as regime troops shoot at protesters.Mordechai Sones, 13/01/2020 19:35
UK Ambassador to Iran arrested during protests in Tehran

UK Ambassador to Iran arrested during protests in Tehran

Britain's Ambassador to Iran detained for an hour. Foreign Secretary: A flagrant violation of international law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2020 02:27
IAEA still waiting for info on uranium found in Tehran

IAEA still waiting for info on uranium found in Tehran

New head of UN's atomic watchdog says IAEA is still waiting for information from Iran on discovery of uranium at a site near Tehran.Elad Benari, 04/12/2019 06:16
IAEA: Iran not cooperating with probe of nuclear warehouse

IAEA: Iran not cooperating with probe of nuclear warehouse

IAEA top inspector says Iran is not cooperating in investigation into uranium particles discovered in warehouse identified by Netanyahu.Elad Benari, 08/11/2019 00:39
Anti-US murals painted on walls of former embassy in Tehran

Anti-US murals painted on walls of former embassy in Tehran

Iran unveils new anti-American murals on walls of former US embassy in Tehran, ahead of 40th anniversary of hostage crisis.Ben Ariel, 03/11/2019 06:04
Emergency landing in Tehran: I thought my life was over

Emergency landing in Tehran: I thought my life was over

Israeli passenger on plane which made unexpected emergency landing in Iran recalls fear that he would be taken if forced to leave the plane.Gary Willig, 21/05/2019 19:28
Iran showcases domestic fighter jets

Iran showcases domestic fighter jets

Iran showcases its domestically made fighter jets during a military parade marking National Army Day in Tehran.Elad Benari, 19/04/2019 06:34
'Death to Israel' shouted as Iranians protest IRGC blacklist

'Death to Israel' shouted as Iranians protest IRGC blacklist

Thousands chant “death to America” and “death to Israel” as they protest US decision to blacklist Revolutionary Guards.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/04/2019 01:01
Iran: Who stole Torah scrolls from Tehran's Jewish ghetto?

Iran: Who stole Torah scrolls from Tehran's Jewish ghetto?

Three antique Torah scrolls stolen from centuries-old synagogue in the heart of Tehran's Jewish ghetto.Karmel Melamed, 24/03/2019 20:04
Iran: Three Torah scrolls stolen from synagogue

Iran: Three Torah scrolls stolen from synagogue

Three ancient Torah scrolls disappear from synagogue in Tehran, Iran.Michal Levi, 03/03/2019 16:05
'No dogs allowed: Iran's capital bans dogs

'No dogs allowed: Iran's capital bans dogs

Tehran authorities bar dog-walking in public areas, transporting dogs in cars as regime steps up war on dog ownership.David Rosenberg, 31/01/2019 15:38
Farrakhan: Death to Israel, US is the Great Satan

Farrakhan: Death to Israel, US is the Great Satan

Watch: Nation of Islam leader visits Iran, leads chant of 'Death to Israel, Death to America' on anniversary of US embassy takeover.David Rosenberg, 06/11/2018 10:56
Iranian crowds chant ‘Death to Israel’ and ‘Down with US’

Iranian crowds chant ‘Death to Israel’ and ‘Down with US’

Crowds gather in Tehran to mark 39th anniversary of takeover of US embassy, chant 'Death to Israel', 'Down with US'.JTA, 04/11/2018 17:21
Will international court force US to lift Iran sanctions?

Will international court force US to lift Iran sanctions?

International Court of Justice begins hearings after Iran demands court suspend US sanctions while case is determined.David Rosenberg, 27/08/2018 13:42
6.5 hours at 3600 degrees: How Israel swiped Iran's nuke secrets

6.5 hours at 3600 degrees: How Israel swiped Iran's nuke secrets

Months after Israel revealed treasure trove of captured Iran nuclear documents, a peek inside the secret operation in Tehran.David Rosenberg, 15/07/2018 20:48
Protesters swarm Tehran's Grand Bazaar amid anger over economy

Protesters swarm Tehran's Grand Bazaar amid anger over economy

Record breaking currency devaluation triggers reported 2 million protesting. One US dollar: 42,550 rial.Mordechai Sones, 25/06/2018 22:58
ANALYSIS: Strangling the Iranian regime

ANALYSIS: Strangling the Iranian regime

There has been a turning point in the covert war Israel and Iran have waged for years.Yochanan Visser, 27/05/2018 22:26
How Israel obtained Iran's nuclear secrets

How Israel obtained Iran's nuclear secrets

Sources reveal how Mossad agents smuggled half a ton of top-secret records from Iran's nuclear program from Tehran to Israel.David Rosenberg, 01/05/2018 08:55
Iran launches festival to celebrate Israel's 'imminent collapse'

Iran launches festival to celebrate Israel's 'imminent collapse'

'Israel's time is running out', warns Tehran festival. Senior Iranian official vows Iran will bring about Israel's collapse within 25 years.David Rosenberg, 28/02/2018 13:09
Iran displays S-300 defense system

Iran displays S-300 defense system

Revolutionary Guard displays Russian-made S-300 in central Tehran.Elad Benari, 25/09/2017 05:46
Iran: Trump comments on attacks 'repugnant'

Iran: Trump comments on attacks 'repugnant'

Iranian Foreign Minister does not take kindly to Trump's comments suggesting that Iran brought Tehran attacks upon itself.Tal Polon, 08/06/2017 10:56
Trump: States that sponsor terror could fall victim to it

Trump: States that sponsor terror could fall victim to it

President Trump issues statement following the terrorist attacks in Tehran claimed by ISIS.Ben Ariel, 07/06/2017 23:27
Iran blames Saudi Arabia for attacks in Tehran

Iran blames Saudi Arabia for attacks in Tehran

Iranian Revolutionary Guard blames Saudi Arabia for deadly attacks on parliament and shrine in which at least 12 were killed.Tal Polon, 07/06/2017 19:13
ISIS claims ongoing Tehran attack

ISIS claims ongoing Tehran attack

Iranian Parliament Building in Tehran evacuated as ongoing attack continues.Mordechai Sones, 07/06/2017 12:44
Dozens of firemen trapped as Tehran building collapses

Dozens of firemen trapped as Tehran building collapses

Highest building in Tehran collapses after blaze, dozens of firefighters feared trapped under the rubble.AFP, 19/01/2017 10:52
'Death to America' heard in Tehran again

'Death to America' heard in Tehran again

Chants of “Death to America” and “Death to Israel” heard in Tehran as Iranians mark anniversary of the seizure of the U.S. Embassy.Ben Ariel, 04/11/2016 06:13
The spirit of the Iran Nuclear Agreement

The spirit of the Iran Nuclear Agreement

Did anything happen which was unforeseeable? Was the "spirit" of the agreement misleading?Lt.Col. (res.) Dr. Dany Shoham , 08/04/2016 00:37
Air France allows women staff out of Iran flights

Air France allows women staff out of Iran flights

Air France says it will allow female staff to opt out of routes to Tehran, following directive forcing them to cover their heads.Ben Ariel, 05/04/2016 05:15
Air France crew told to wear headscarves in Tehran

Air France crew told to wear headscarves in Tehran

Female Air France cabin crew reject airline's directive that they should wear a headscarf while in Tehran.Ben Ariel, 03/04/2016 06:31
Iranian official: Moderates working with West

Iranian official: Moderates working with West

Iran's judiciary chief claims reformists are working with American and English media outlets against hardliners.Ben Ariel, 29/02/2016 04:46
'Death to America' in Tehran

'Death to America' in Tehran

Nuclear deal or not, Iranians wave "Death to America" banners at rally marking 37 years since the Islamic revolution.Ben Ariel, 12/02/2016 05:12
Tehran synagogue collapses in claimed 'accident'

Tehran synagogue collapses in claimed 'accident'

Iranian authorities claim synagogue in Tehran collapsed over heads of 16 worshipers due to nearby excavations. No one was injured.Matt Wanderman, 16/01/2016 22:12
Iran Won't Allow Barenboim to Perform in Tehran

Iran Won't Allow Barenboim to Perform in Tehran

Iran's Ministry of Culture reportedly says it will not allow Israeli-Argentinian conductor Daniel Barenboim into the country.Ben Ariel, Canada, 29/08/2015 00:01
'Death to England' Still Scrawled UK Iran Embassy

'Death to England' Still Scrawled UK Iran Embassy

Iran didn't bother to remove or even cover up graffiti in embassy - including above Queen's portrait - for British FM's historic visit.Ari Yashar, 24/08/2015 09:46
Iran Shuts Down 'Tehran to Tel Aviv' Flight

Iran Shuts Down 'Tehran to Tel Aviv' Flight

Greek airline tells Arutz Sheva that Iran complained about non-existent direct flight, forced indirect route via Athens to be removed.Ari Yashar, 17/08/2015 12:05
Khamenei Fights to the Last Drop Of Shiite Alawite Blood

Khamenei Fights to the Last Drop Of Shiite Alawite Blood

With the Syrian rebels about to capture the topographic gateway to the Alawite-predominated Lattakia Syrian coast, Shiite Alawite blood is about to torrent. Mark Langfan, 04/06/2015 00:33
Report: N. Koreans Visited Iran Nuke Facilities

Report: N. Koreans Visited Iran Nuke Facilities

Members of an Iranian opposition group said a delegation of North Korean nuclear experts visited Iranian nuclear installations.Yaakov Levi, 28/05/2015 14:01
Iran: 80,000 Missiles Pointed at Tel Aviv

Iran: 80,000 Missiles Pointed at Tel Aviv

According to a top Iranian advisor, Tehran has “tens of thousands” of missiles pointed at Israel, and will not hesitate to use them.Moshe Cohen , 21/05/2015 10:04
Israeli, UK, US Intelligence Cooperated Over Iran

Israeli, UK, US Intelligence Cooperated Over Iran

Document leaked from NSA contractor Edward Snowden reveals trilateral arrangement between NSA, GCHQ, and IDF's 8200.Tova Dvorin, 22/02/2015 15:31
Memorial Recognizes Iran's Jewish 'Martyrs'

Memorial Recognizes Iran's Jewish 'Martyrs'

Special memorial erected in Tehran's Jewish cemetery highlights different perceptions of 'Jews' and 'Zionists' in Iran, locals say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2015 13:14
Iranians Shout 'Death to France' at Protest

Iranians Shout 'Death to France' at Protest

Iranians protest outside the French embassy in Tehran, calling for the ambassador be expelled because of a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed.Ben Ariel, 20/01/2015 04:42
Pollution in Tehran Sends 400 to Hospital

Pollution in Tehran Sends 400 to Hospital

Almost 400 people hospitalized with problems caused by heavy air pollution in Tehran, with nearly 1,500 others requiring treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2015 04:14
Iran Unveils Monument to Jewish 'Martyrs'

Iran Unveils Monument to Jewish 'Martyrs'

At a public ceremony Monday, Iran unveiled a monument dedicated to Jewish soldiers killed in the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War.Cynthia Blank, 21/12/2014 08:04