Iran

Navy to escort U.S. commercial ships near Iran

U.S. Navy warships will now escort U.S.-flagged vessels through the Straits of Hormuz after Iran seized a U.S. registered cargo ship

Iran’s Bavar-373 air defense system to be deployed by year-end: Cmdr.

The Bavar 373, which Iran claims is better than Russia’s S-300, will be deployed before the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 19, 2016), says a senior commander

The US built a secret replica of Iran’s nuclear facilities deep in Tennessee’s forest to help gain an edge in negotiations

This wasn’t built to ‘gain an edge in negotiations’, as claimed. It was for bomber crews to hone their targeting skills and for Special Forces assault drills

9/11: Iranian General accuses US of organising September 11 terror attacks

Even if you think the claim outlandish the fact is that the events of 9/11 opened the way for the invasion of Afghanistan and Iraq

Rahul Manchanda. Click to enlarge

Vicious Vendetta Against Illuminati Defector

NYC Attorney Rahul Manchanda refused to sell his soul to the devil. Now, the devil is taking revenge.

The U.S. Air Force Has Lots of Options for Smashing Iran’s Nuclear Facilities

The U.S. has been developing an array of new weapons to blast Iran’s heavily protected subterranean nuclear facilities

Sayyad-3 missile is part of the new Bavar-373 air and missile defense system Iran has developed, to fulfil the role of the Russian S-300 that has been denied by the Russians since 2010. Click to enlarge

Iran Claims it Will Soon Test Locally-Produced S-300 Missile System

Iran expects to test a production model of the locally developed version of the S-300 “by the end of the current year”

Analysis: A new redline on Iran?

Israel forced to acknowledge that Iran is emerging as a regional power, spreading its influence from the Indian Ocean to the Red Sea and the Mediterranean.

Two Iranian Warships Now Escorting Iranian Cargo Ships Off Yemen

Contrary to earlier reports that Iranian ship sailing toward Yemen had turned back, rather than risk confrontation with the U.S. Navy, they have now reportedly been joined by two Iranian naval vessels

Russia won’t supply S-300 missile to Iran soon, minister says

Leaving a window of opportunity open for the U.S. and Israel

Obama: US could ‘penetrate’ Iran S-300 defense system

Of course the U.S. could “penetrate” Iran’s air defences. However, Obama pointedly omits to mention at what cost, in aircrews and planes, and whether it would be worth the price?

Sayyad-3 missile is part of the new Bavar-373 air and missile defense system Iran has developed, to fulfil the role of the Russian S-300 that has been denied by the Russians since 2010. Click to enlarge

Iran plans fielding Bavar 373 air & missile defense system this year

Iran plans to deploy the advanced air defence system, which it claims is better than the Russian S-300, later this year

Pentagon: US Warships Preserving ‘Options’ in Yemen Crisis

Navy officials confirm that the USS Theodore Roosevelt — together with other Navy vessels — is sailing to stop Iranian weapons shipments to Houthi rebels in Yemen

Netanyahu: Russia must halt sale of S-300 to Iran

Putin has warned Israel against taking retaliatory action over the sale, such as selling its weapons to Ukraine. Netanyahu has yet to respond to Putin’s warning

USS Theodore Roosevelt. Click to enlarge

US warship heads to Yemeni waters; could block Iran weapons

Another potential flashpoint emerges as Iranian warships are also sailing toward Yemeni waters

Iran supreme leader says US created ‘myth’ of nuclear weapons

Just like it did with Saddam’s ‘Weapons of Mass Destruction’

Lindsey Graham: there’s a ‘snowball’s chance in hell’ for congressional OK of Iran nuke deal

If one of Israel’s leading players in U.S. politics has his way, the nuclear accord with Iran just isn’t going to happen. He’ll make sure of it

Iran leader urges military to increase 'preparedness'

Iran leader urges military to increase ‘preparedness’

Ayotollah urges commanders to prepare after warnings by Chairman of the Joint U.S. Chiefs of Staff that the military option in dealing with Iran was still open

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and former Defence Minister Ehud Barak. Click to enlarge

Barak urges Netanyahu: ‘Daring action needed against Iran, not just words’

But is Israel capable of acting alone against Iran? Or is it banking on U.S. ‘intervention’ once conflict starts?

Iranian armed drone on display during a parade in Tehran.

Rouhani says Iran’s military strategy purely defensive

Is Iran now attempting to conceal its growing military capability from potential adversaries?