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Elite cleric says Iran should not trust Europe, warns Israel – Middle East

Iranian cleric Ayatollah Seyed Ahmad Khatami delivers a sermon during Friday prayers in Tehran, Iran, May 26, 2017.. (photo credit: TIMA VIA REUTERS) A senior Iranian cleric said on Friday that Europeans could not be trusted, after President Hassan Rouhani said Tehran would likely remain in a 2015 nuclear deal even after the […]

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Avigdor Liberman to Assad: Boot the Iranians out, for your own good – Middle East

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman on Israel’s northern border, November 2017. (photo credit: ARIEL HERMONI / DEFENSE MINISTRY) In an address delivered during a visit to the Golan Heights on Friday morning, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman had a message for Syrian President Bashar Assad: boot Iran out of the country. “Throw the Iranians, Qassem […]

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Avigdor Liberman to Assad: Boot the Iranians out, for your own good – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, in an address delivered during a visit to the Golan Heights on Friday morning, delivered a message to Syrian President Bashar Assad, calling on him to boot Iran out of the country. “Throw the Iranians, Qassem […]

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Bahraini official issues rare defense of Israel’s right to defend itself – Middle East

Share on facebook Share on twitter Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa speaks during a news conference in Manama, Bahrain, August 29, 2016. (photo credit: REUTERS) WASHINGTON — The Bahraini foreign minister said Israel had a right to defend itself from Iran. The message on Twitter Thursday, a day […]

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Iran says Syria has every right to defend itself against Israel – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) ANKARA – Iran on Friday supported Syria’s right to defended itself against Israel’s aggression, state TV reported, accusing the international community of remaining silent over Israel’s attacks on Tehran’s key regional ally. “Iran strongly condemns …(Israel’s) attacks on Syria. The […]

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EU calls Iranian strikes against Israel “extremely worrying” – Breaking News

Share on facebook Share on twitter Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF) BRUSSELS – The European Union called reports about Iranian strikes against Israeli army posts from inside Syria “extremely worrying” and said Israel had the right to defend itself. It also called on all regional actors to show restraint and avoid any […]

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Putin stops neither Iran, nor Israel, in Syria – Middle East

Vladimir Putin. (photo credit: MARC ISRAEL SELLEM/THE JERUSALEM POST) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu returned to Israel Wednesday night at 11:00 p.m. after a day in Moscow and meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Four hours earlier, in a conference call with Israeli reporters, he said there was “no basis to think” that the […]