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“Blast at Iran centrifuge assembly facility may have set back development by 2 years, experts tell the NY Times”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Israel’s alleged Natanz strike ‘as complex as Stuxnet,’ a major blow to Iran by Staff July 10, 2020 An alleged Israeli attack on an advanced centrifuge development and assembly plant at Iran’s Natanz uranium enrichment facility exhibited … Continue reading

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US Justice Department: “Justice is overdue for the many victims of Iranian-supported terror”

ARAB NEWS US court orders Iran to pay $879m to 1996 Khobar bombing survivors July 10, 2020 A US federal court has held Iran responsible for the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers in Saudi Arabia where US forces were … Continue reading

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“With threats from Tehran following blast at nuclear facility blamed on Jerusalem, Israel reportedly wanting to receive KC-46 Pegasuses, despite design problem, within 2 years”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Amid Iran tensions, Israel said to ask US to speed up delivery of air refuelers by TOI Staff and Agencies July 8, 2020 Israel has asked the US Department of Defense to speed up delivery of its … Continue reading

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“Kuwaiti newspaper cites unnamed senior source as saying Jerusalem behind recent incidents in Iran, following an alleged attempt by Tehran to hack Israel’s water infrastructure”

TIMES OF ISRAEL Report: Israeli cyberattack caused Iran nuclear site fire, F35s hit missile base by Judah Ari Gross July 3, 2020 Israel was responsible for two blasts at Iranian facilities — one related to uranium enrichment, the other for … Continue reading

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Iran: “While clearly leery himself about getting the United States into another military conflict in the Middle East, Trump would likely be sympathetic to Israel taking matters into its own hands”

REAL CLEAR DEFENSE The Clock Is Ticking on the Next Iran Nuclear Crisis by John Hannah June 29, 2020 In early June, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) released two reports on the Iranian nuclear program. They make for worrisome … Continue reading

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“You wouldn’t know it from the popular press, but the Trump administration’s campaign of “maximum pressure” against Iran is working”

NEWSWEEK The Fruits Of ‘Maximum Pressure’: An Increasingly Isolated Iran by Ilan Berman June 25, 2020 …Iran, by rights a bona fide energy superpower, has seen its global oil trade dry up over the past year as a result of American pressure. … Continue reading

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Iran cyber attack was to poison Israelis with chlorine through their drinking water

JNS Iran ‘opened a Pandora’s box’ in cyber attack on Israeli water system by Yaakov Lappin June 2, 2020 The Iranian cyber attack in early April on an Israeli water-treatment facility, designed to get computers to add too much chlorine to … Continue reading

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“In late April, as Israel was busy managing its response to the coronavirus pandemic, the country’s National Water Authority was struck by a large-scale cyberattack”

PUNDICITY The Iranian-Israeli Conflict Goes Online by Ilan Berman May 26, 2020 A different kind of conflict is taking shape in the Middle East. Unlike the long-running Syrian civil war, this one is not a pitched power struggle between an … Continue reading

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#HasHeReallyThoughtThisThrough: “By halting the security crackdown on Hamas, Abbas would be paving the way for terrorists to kill him and his associates in the West Bank”

GATESTONE Abbas’s Precious Gift to Iran: Hamas by Khaled Abu Toameh May 23, 2020 …Khamenei evidently sees Abbas’s decision to renounce all agreements and understandings with Israel and the US as a positive development that would facilitate the mission Iran … Continue reading

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“In a region rife with adversaries, Israel considers Hezbollah, the Iranian-backed Shiite terrorist group, to be its toughest and most immediate threat”

ISRAEL HAYOM (by agreement with JNS) 20 years after withdrawal, Israel, Hezbollah brace for war by AP and ILH staff May 20, 2020 Twenty years after Israel withdrew from the security zone in southern Lebanon, the IDF and the Iranian-backed … Continue reading

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