Qasem Soleimani

Iranian flag and cyber code [Illustrative]
Iran's next move: A cyberattack on the US?

'Most people are much more concerned about an attack they can see and feel, and can't relate to this idea of a clandestine war'

By DAVID GAMBACORTA/THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/TNS
12/01/2020
Saudi Arabia, Japan, UAE, Oman 'can work together to defuse tension'

The relationship between Prime Minister Abe and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was “very close. It’s getting even closer and closer."

By FAISAL J. ABBAS , ALI ITANI/ARAB NEWS/TNS
12/01/2020
Qasem Soleimani, commander of IRGC Quds Force
Israeli intel helped the US assassinate Soleimani - report

Yisrael Beytenu head Avigdor Liberman said that the report was based on Israeli sources, which was a poor judgement.

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a statement about Iran flanked by U.S. Defense Secretary Mark E
The Iran Flare-Up, Winners and Losers Edition

A round-up of the latest Jewish political news.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
12/01/2020
Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
Trump tweets support for Iranian protesters as they demand Khamenei quit

After denials, Tehran admits “disastrous mistake,” saying air defenses were fired in error after Iranian missile strikes on US targets in Iraq

By LEON SVERDLOV
12/01/2020
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (R) and Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif attend a meeting with
Lessons from Iran’s shoot-down of Ukrainian Airlines 752

What makes Iran’s admission interesting and how the tragedy unfolded is important and reveals some details about Tehran's targeting of US bases on January 8.

Iranians question authorities for concealing truth on plane incident

For days, Iran had denied Western accusations it was responsible for Wednesday's crash soon after take-off from Tehran, in which all 176 people aboard were killed.

By REUTERS
11/01/2020
College professor fired for suggesting Iran bomb the Mall of America

The post reportedly said, “In retaliation, Ayatollah Khomenei should tweet a list of 52 sites of beloved American cultural heritage that he would bomb. Um… Mall of America? Kardashian residence?"

11/01/2020
Qassem Soleimani
'US planned to kill second Iranian official on night of Soleimani killing'

According to a 'Washington Post' report, US forces tried to assassinate the commander of the Quds force in Yemen, but failed.

By TAL LEV RAM/MAARIV
11/01/2020
Rally protesting Soleimani killing features poster blaming Jews for terrorism

The Center for Information and Documentation on Israel, or CIDI, said in a statement that it contacted police and will file a criminal complaint over incitement to racist hatred.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
10/01/2020
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