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Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi (right) greets Hamas political bureau chief Ismail Haniyeh in Tehran, Aug. 7, 2021. Source: YouTube/Screenshot.

Iran lauds Hezbollah, Hamas attacks on ‘Zionist enemy’

The commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRCG) praised the head of the Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah on Saturday for its might in the face of the “Zionist enemy.” “While the strength of Hezbollah...
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett speaks at the annual Cyber Week conference at Tel Aviv University, on July 21, 2021. Photo by Miriam Alster/Flash90.

Iran ‘working systematically to build serious cyber-attack capabilities’

Recent revelations about Iranian cyber-attack plots serve as the latest confirmation of how seriously Iran takes this arena, a leading Israeli cyber expert has said. On July 26, Sky News reported that classified documents from Iran “reveal...
Iran's president-elect Ebrahim Raisi. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

The Biden administration has a Raisi problem

Ebrahim Raisi will be sworn in as the eighth president of the Islamic Republic on Thursday. According to the Iranian press, dozens of foreign delegations will attend the ceremony in Tehran, even amid a...
Israeli Ambassador to the U.N. Gilad Erdan, in his first address to the Security Council, Oct. 26, 2020. Source: Facebook/Gilad Erdan.

Israel’s UN envoy demands Security Council sanction Iran for maritime attack

Israel’s Ambassador to the United Nations Gilad Erdan called on Tuesday for the U.N. Security Council to “condemn and sanction” Iran over an attack on an Israeli-managed oil tanker in the Arabian Sea on July 29. “Iran’s...
Friends and family look at pictures of Eitam and Na'ama Henkin, an Israeli couple shot and killed in Itamar, at their shiva in Jerusalem on Oct. 7, 2015. Photo by Hadas Parush/Flash90.

US court finds Iranian banks liable for deadly terror attack against US citizens

A U.S. federal court found the Iranian banks—Merkazi, Melli and Saderat—liable for the murder carried out by Hamas against U.S. citizens Eitam Henkin and his wife Na’ama in 2015. Stein Mitchell Beato & Missner and...
Hezbollah flags flying over southern Lebanon. Credit: John Grummitt/Shutterstock.

Hezbollah in tight spot as Lebanon veers on brink of collapse

While Lebanon suffers from the worst economic crisis in its history, the Iranian terror proxy Hezbollah, which has such a heavy influence in the country, is doing everything it can to safeguard its interests...
U.S. President Joe Biden speaks on the phone with then-Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on May 12, 2021, in the Oval Office of the White House. Credit: Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz.

Latest attacks between US and Iran-backed militias overshadow ongoing nuclear talks

Iran’s continued provocations through its terror proxies and with its nuclear program appear to be frustrating efforts by the Biden administration’s efforts revive the Iranian nuclear deal. On Tuesday, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)...
The message has appeared on a series of Iranian websites that their domains have been “seized by the United States Government.” Source: Twitter

US seizes dozens of Iranian-run sites ‘disguised as news organizations’

The United States has seized a total of 36 websites linked to Iran, the U.S. Justice Department announced on Tuesday. Thirty-three of the sites were used by the Iranian Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU),...
A screenshot of Iranian state TV threatening to blow up the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Source: Screenshot.

Iranian state TV airs video clip of exploding US Capitol

A video clip depicting the dome of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., exploding after scenes of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps troops marching on parade and the launch of a missile was shown on...
Maj. Gen. Hossein Salami, commander of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, June 8, 2018. (MEMRI)

Top IRGC commander: ‘Quds Force has mastered the art of defeating US policy’

Iran’s Quds Force has mastered the art of diminishing America’s power and influence, Iran’s top military commander said on Wednesday. Speaking with Iran’s Channel 2 television on May 5, Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Commander-in-Chief Maj. Gen. Hossein...