22 July 2024
3 month ago
The United Nations nuclear watchdog chief said on Monday he is concerned about Israel possibly targeting Iranian nuclear facilities, but that International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) inspections of Iranian facilities would resume on Tuesday
.@PentagonPresSec also says Iran did not provide early warning
Iranian DepFM Ali Bagheri says that Iran will respond to a new mistake by Israel “in seconds, not in days or hours”. He said, “This time, they will not have 12 days”
Iranian official told Al Jazeera that "We do not want war, but we are ready for it if it is imposed on us, and our options are wide. We have the full will to respond militarily to Israeli again, but in a stronger way and with weapons that have not been used
The Pentagon: The US Chief of Staff discussed by telephone with his Saudi counterpart the security environment in the Middle East
The air defence forces of Iran have been placed on a high alert anticipating an attack from Israel
Pentagon: Iran did not provide any details to the United States regarding the timing or manner of its attack
3 month ago
Israeli Channel 12: The Israeli Air Force is completing its preparations to respond to the Iranian attack
White House spokesman John Kirby says the U.S. isn't involved in the Israeli decision making regarding a response against Iran. "The Israeli government will make its own decision regarding if and how to respond", Kirby said
Biden: We are determined to avoid the expansion of the conflict in the Middle East
Iraqi Prime Minister to Biden: We want to stop the expansion of the conflict in the Middle East
WSJ reports that Israel response to Iran attack could be as early as today, but its scope is still unclear
3 month ago
UK PM Rishi Sunak: 'Our forces destroyed a number of Iranian drones'
Iranian Foreign Minister: Our response will be quick in the event that Israel carries out retaliatory action
Saudi Arabia publicly acknowledges role in defending Israel against Iranian attack
King of Jordan: Events in the region may lead to further escalation, threatening security and stability
Israeli officials told CNN that a planned assault on Rafah this week is delayed due the Iranian attack. It might an attempt by Netanyahu's aided to save face after he said there is a date for the assault, while the US oppose it
US Secretary of State: We are not looking for escalation in the Middle East
Israel’s War Cabinet meeting on possible response to Iran's weekend attack ends without statement, reports Israeli Channel 12
3 month ago
German Foreign Minister: Iran is currently isolated and its government has brought the region to the brink of abyss
Israeli army: Overnight, IAF fighter jets successfully intercepted a UAV that approached Israel from the east. The UAV was monitored by Israeli army soldiers, did not pose a threat and no sirens were sounded according to protocol. No injuries were reported and no damage was caused
The Israeli army has lifted the Home Front Command restrictions issued ahead of the Iranian attack
Israel envoy: Iran threatens global maritime trade
Israel's envoy to the Security Council: Take action against Iran
Iranian representative: Our attacks on Israel come within the framework of self-defense
WSJ reports, citing three Western officials, that Israel is expected to soon respond to Iran’s government's attack on Saturday
Israeli representative: The Iranian attacks on us have crossed all red lines, and we will not remain silent
Israel envoy: The war in Gaza goes beyond Israel and Hamas
50% of the Iranian ballistic missiles targeting Israel failed to launch or crashed before reaching their destination: Three US officials to WSJ
Iranian representative: Israel struck Iranian targets and did not require a response
Israeli representative: Israeli air defenses have proven their effectiveness against Iranian attacks
Israel envoy: Iran destabilizes the region and the world
The Saudi Foreign Minister receives a call from his U.S. counterpart and they discuss escalation developments in the region
Iraq denies agreement with Tehran on opening airspace during attack on Israel
The Foreign Ministers of Jordan and U.S.: We stress the need to reduce the escalation in the region
US forces intercepted more than 70 one-way attack drones and at least three ballistic missiles during Iran's attack on Israel, two US officials familiar with the situation told CNN
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's war cabinet favours a retaliation against Iran for its mass drone and missile attack but is divided over the timing and scale of any such response, Israeli officials said on Sunday
US and Iran had contact through Swiss intermediaries ahead of attack, US official says- Reuters
President Biden spoke today with King of Jordan Abdullah II about regional tensions, the royal court says
Iran's attack on Israel was a "declaration of war", Israeli President @Isaac_Herzog told Sky News. "We were attacked last night from four corners of the Middle East with proxies shooting at us, firing missiles and ballistic missiles, drones and cruise missiles," he said.
Gantz: Iran will pay the price at the appropriate time and manner for Israel
Iran summons UK, France and Germany ambassadors over their condemnation of its attack on Israel
3 month ago
Several Iranian domestic flights cancelled until Monday morning: Mehr
3 month ago
Hamas praises the Iranian attack on israel, sees it as a "natural and deserved response to the aggression" against the Iranian consulate in Damascus. "We call on all the forces of the nation to continue to support the resistance"
Jordan, Lebanon reopened their airspaces
3 month ago
Israel airspace reopened after the Iranian attack
Israeli army Spokesman Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari says 99% of the 300 or so projectiles fired by Iran at Israel overnight were intercepted by air defenses.  He says Iran launched 170 drones at Israel, and not one entered Israeli airspace. They were all downed outside of the country's borders by Israel and its allies. 30 cruise missiles, not a single reached Israeli airspace, 25 downed by air forces, and 120 ballistic missiles, some hit Nevatim airbase, causing damage, but the base is operational3 month ago
Israeli army Spokesman Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari says 99% of the 300 or so projectiles fired by Iran at Israel overnight were intercepted by air defenses. He says Iran launched 170 drones at Israel, and not one entered Israeli airspace. They were all downed outside of the country's borders by Israel and its allies. 30 cruise missiles, not a single reached Israeli airspace, 25 downed by air forces, and 120 ballistic missiles, some hit Nevatim airbase, causing damage, but the base is operational
Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant: "The event is not over"
The US will not participate in any offensive operations against Iran, Biden made clear to Netanyahu during their phone call tonight, a senior administration official told CNN
3 month ago
US warships in the eastern Med and US fighter jets were involved in intercepting drones/missiles launched by Iran, officials tell @OrenCNN and me. US forces intercepted 70+ drones & at least 3 ballistic missiles
The White House has released a statement from President Biden condemning Iran's attack on Israel. Biden: "Tomorrow, I will convene my fellow G7 leaders to coordinate a united diplomatic response to Iran's brazen attack
Israel calls for an emergency meeting of the UN security council over the Iranian attack
The Israeli security cabinet authorized Prime Minister Netanyahu, Minister of defense Gallant and Minister Benny Gantz to decide on the Israeli response to the Iranian attack, two Israeli officials said. The Israeli war cabinet will convene tomorrow to discuss the issue
Biden: I discussed with the National Security Team the Iranian attack against Israel