Israel’s Message to Iran, Syria, and Russia

Nov. 25 2019

Last Tuesday, an Iran-backed Shiite militia in Syria launched four heavy rockets at Israel in retaliation for presumed Israeli strikes on Iranian positions in Syria and Iraq. While the rockets were successfully shot down, the IDF retaliated with an extensive bombardment, destroying dozens of targets in Syria, including several anti-aircraft batteries. Ron Ben-Yishai explains why Jerusalem chose a broader-than-usual response:

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More about: Iran, Israeli Security, Russia, Syria

Why a Military Conflict between Iran and Israel Seems Inevitable

Jan. 20 2021

Since the year began, the IDF has stepped up its attacks on Iranian positions in Syria, striking more targets and going deeper into Syrian territory than usual. Meanwhile, Tehran has increased its enrichment of uranium, moving ever closer to building nuclear weapons. Efraim Inbar addresses the situation in depth:

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More about: Iran, Iran nuclear program, Israeli Security, U.S. Foreign policy