Israeli F-15s accompany US B-1b heavy bomber on its way to the Gulf; move comes amid growing threats by Jerusalem and Washington over Iranian nuke program

TIMES OF ISRAEL
IDF fighter jets escort American bomber through region, in tacit threat to Iran
by Judah Ari Gross
October 30, 2021

Israeli F-15 fighter jets escorted an American heavy bomber through the region as it made its way to the Persian Gulf on Saturday, in an apparent threat to Iran. “The flight represents the continued operational cooperation with American forces in the region,” the Israel Defense Forces said…The Israeli military shared photographs and video footage of the flight, showing the American B-1b bomber, which is capable of carrying heavy bunker-buster bombs that would be needed for a strike on Iran’s largely underground nuclear facilities, alongside the Israeli F-15 jets. READ MORE

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