Iran

Israel, Saudi Arabia Setting Preconditions for War with Hezbollah

Israel, Saudi Arabia Setting Preconditions for War with Hezbollah

You would have to be crazy to attack Iran, writes the Saker. The problem is that the Saudis and the Israelis are crazy and they have proved that many times over.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Leads US President Trump to War with Iran

Can Generals James Mattis (US Secretary of Defense) and John Hyten (Head of US Strategic Command) prevent a disaster?

Britain to transfer outstanding £400m debt to Iran in coming days, Iranian ambassador says

Britain denies the payment of the outstanding £400 million debt is linked to the case of the duel Iranian-British national being held in Tehran on spying charges

Britain preparing to pay a long standing £450m debt to Iran to help free Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliff

Boris Johnson and Philip Hammond authorise government lawyers to finally settle the 38 year-long dispute over a tank deal

Revealed - Saudis Plan To Give Up Palestine - For War On Iran

Revealed – Saudis Plan To Give Up Palestine – For War On Iran

The Saudis plan to abandon Palestine in return for U.S. and Israeli support in their campaign against Iran

Mike Pompeo, CIA Director. Click to enlarge

Trump’s CIA Is Laying the Groundwork for War on Iran, with Help from Neocon Think Tank

Former CIA analyst says the move may be part of a wider campaign by Trump’s new CIA director to establish “a rationale for regime change” in Tehran

Iran provided capability for missile attacks from Yemen: U.S. Air Force

The U.S. military has blamed Iran for a recent Houthi missile attack on Riyadh, without providing any evidence. In fact, there are indications that is just a rerun of the smear campaign against Iraq prior to 2003 invasion

Iran Syrian base Jan 2017. Click to enlarge

Iran building permanent military base in Syria – claim

The base is just over 30 miles from the occupied Golan Heights

Saudi manoeuvres All About Iran – Prof Alexander Azadgan

Morris108 has effectively been banned from YouTube, which speaks volumes about its political alignment. However, he can still be found on Vimeo and here he discusses how the US and Israel are conspiring to ignite war between major Muslim powers

How US Blunders Strengthened Iran

Jonathan Marshall explains why Iran’s growing regional influence is largely due to the ham-fisted policies of the U.S., Israel and Saudi Arabia

Neocons Push Dubious Paper to Allege Iran – Al-Qaeda Connection

Purportedly found in Osama Bin Laden‘s compound in Abbottabad in Pakistan, these “new” documents allegedly show Iran in cahoots with al-Qaeda

Iran will keep building missiles, Rouhani says

The U.S. could find its efforts to curb Iranian weapons development are counter-productive. As Revolutionary Guards commander says that Tehran may increase the range and accuracy of its missiles in response to renewed sanctions

Iran's Sejil-2 missile, which has a range of 2,000 kilometres

Iran Guard: Supreme leader limiting ballistic missile range

Iran’s ballistic missiles are limited to a range of 2,000 kilometres, 1,240 miles, by order of the Ayatollah Khamenei

Iran Says Its President Turned Down a Meeting With Trump

Meeting was to have taken place the day after Trump’s speech in which he accused Iran of “supporting terrorists”

Iran Is Building Air Defenses Against Stealth Aircraft: Part III

Iran Is Building Air Defenses Against Stealth Aircraft: Part III

Iran has made such huge advances in air defence technology that concern has been voiced that it win a technological war with Israel. But is it all Iranian technology?

Iranian Revolutionary Guards in Syria. Click to enlarge

FSA rebels: We would have won if not for Iran

A Free Syrian Army commander says he believes the opposition would have won the war by early 2013 were it not for Tehran’s intervention

Ayatollah Khamenei meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi. Click to enlarge

Iraqi leader visits Iran as Tehran seeks to drive wedge with Washington

Iran’s Ayatollah Khamennei warns visiting Iraqi Prime Minister: “Don’t trust America … it will harm you in the future”

Israeli soldiers evacuate a wounded comrade during the second-lebanon-war in July 2006. Click to enlarge

Israel-Hezbollah war is inevitable, sure to be devastating — defense experts

Group of former generals and defence experts describe Hezbollah as “… the most powerful non-state armed actor in the world.”

House approves bill to sanction Iran for ballistic missiles

U.S. lawmakers vote overwhelmingly to impose new sanctions on Iran over its missile program and support for Hezbollah

Israel willing to resort to military action to stop Iran acquiring nuclear weapons: minister

Israel cannot launch a strike on Iran without U.S support. So the threat is probably meant to push the U.S. into toughening its stance over the nuclear agreement