Tag: Iran

USA planning military action against Iran

New concerns Trump administration may be laying legal groundwork for military action against Iran When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the Trump administration would designate a branch of Iran’s military as a foreign terrorist organization Monday, he said, “The Trump administration is simply recognizing a basic reality.” But critics say they are concerned that […]

A serious blow to Iran’s terror specialists

In a bold step, President Trump has formally designated Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organization — a move that carries serious financial implications for Tehran and lengthy prison terms for those who provide material support. The move isn’t without risk: Iran has threatened retaliation, including against US forces in the Middle East, which is why […]

Iran Inches Closer to its Goal: “Wipe Israel off the Map”

As Iran’s theocratic establishment believes that the Supreme Leader is Allah’s representative on earth, whatever words or desires the Supreme Leader utters are considered Allah’s wishes, which must be brought to life by Allah’s true believers. Iran has built, or is in the process of building, more than 10 military bases in Syria, some of […]

Iran Claims ‘Verdict Has Been Issued’ In Case Against Detained U.S. Navy Veteran

This January, the terror-exporting Shiite supremacist regime in Tehran confirmed that it had arrested and detained as a hostage a U.S. Navy veteran named Michael White. The Iranian regime effectuated the detention last July. CNN reported in January: US Navy veteran Michael White is in Iranian custody, the Islamic Republic’s Foreign Ministry said Wednesday, confirming […]

IRAN, HEZBOLLAH COMMANDING FORCES LOCATED ALONG GOLAN BORDER

Forces commanded by Hezbollah and Iran are facing Israel along the Golan Heights border and are being used as sources of tactical information, according to a report on the Nziv.net news site. Hezbollah began returning home to Lebanon after fighting in the Syrian civil war for some eight years, the report said. The fighters, though […]

IRAN SAYS GREATER RISK OF WAR WITH ISRAEL, LAUNCHES NEW CRUISE MISSILE SUB

“The risk is great and the risk will be even greater if you continue to turn a blind eye to severe violations of international law,” he said, pointing the finger at Israel and the United States. Israeli and US actions have increased the risk of a regional war involving Iran, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif […]

IRAN THREATENS TO ‘RAZE TEL AVIV AND HAIFA TO THE GROUND’ IF U.S. ATTACKS

“The United States does not have the courage to shoot a single bullet at us despite all its defensive and military assets. But if they attack us, we will raze Tel Aviv and Haifa to the ground.” A senior Revolutionary Guards commander said on Monday that Iran would demolish cities in Israel to the ground […]

‘Death to America,’ ‘Death to Israel’: Iran Lashes out on 40th Anniversary of Revolution

Iran’s president on Monday blasted what he called a vast, global U.S. “conspiracy” against the country as angry crowds marked 40 years since the Islamic Revolution by hitting out at Washington and Jerusalem. “The presence of people today on the streets all over Islamic Iran… means that the enemy will never reach its evil objectives,” […]

Iran in ‘successful test’ of new cruise missile on revolution anniversary

Iran announced the “successful test” of a new cruise missile with a range of over 1,350 kilometres on Saturday, coinciding with celebrations for the country’s 1979 Islamic revolution. “The test of the Hoveizeh cruise missile was carried out successfully at a range of 1,200 kilometres (840 miles) and accurately hit the set target,” Defence Minister […]

Iran general aims to wipe Israel off the ‘global political map’

Revolutionary Guard deputy leader Hossein Salami warns Israel that any war it starts ‘will end with its elimination’ The deputy head of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps said Monday that Tehran’s strategy was to eventually wipe Israel off the “global political map.” Asked by a reporter in Tehran about Israeli threats to strike Iranian forces […]