Iran vows to avenge slain IRGC officer’s death

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi declared that Tehran will level a strong response to the assassination of Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) Colonel Hassan Sayad Khodaei. By Erin Viner "I have…

IRGC Col. ‘assassinated’ in Tehran

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) announced that one of its senior officers, Colonel Hassan Sayad Khodaei, of its Quds Force military wing was killed in a rare assassination in…

Syria accuses Israel of deadly airstrike

“Three people were martyred in an Israeli aggression” in areas south of Damascus, reported the state-run SANA media outlet citing an unnamed military source. By Erin Viner According to the…

Syria: IDF airstrike in Hama

Damascus has called on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) and the General Assembly to condemn “the attacks of the Israeli occupation on Syrian sovereignty,” said the country’s official news…

IDF allegedly strikes Quneitra

An act of "Israeli aggression" was carried out with missiles over the vicinity of the Quneitra Governate's countryside in southern Syria, reported the SANA news agency early this morning. By…

Assad, Khamenei hold talks in Iran

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad met with his closest regional ally Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran yesterday, during which both leaders called for even stronger bilateral ties. By Erin…

UN concerned over chemical weapons in Syria

Damascus’ declaration of its chemical weapons program “cannot be considered accurate due to gaps, inconsistencies and discrepancies,” the United Nations High Representative for Disarmament Affairs told the Security Council. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner…

The Road to Natanz Runs Through Beirut

By Prof. Efraim Inbar, President of the Jerusalem Institute for Strategy and Security. One of the issues that must be dealt with before the Iranian nuclear program is removing the…

Nasrallah slams IDF drill, threatens war

Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah warned Israel against intimidation and warned any attack would be reciprocated. “We are not looking for a confrontation but we don’t leave the blood of…