929 articles tagged "Iran"
Iran in All-out Bid to Seize Euphrates Land Bridge between Syria & Iraq
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 30, 2016

Tehran is after control of both sides of the Syrian-Iraqi border region.

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Gexit after Brexit: Oman Wants out of Gulf Alliance
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 30, 2016

Close to Iran, Oman resents the repression of Shiites in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

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Egypt Gains Edge with New Helicopter Carriers, But Smart Infrastructure Lacking
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 30, 2016

The navy, air force and general staff are short of the smart infrastructure for such advanced ships.

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More airports under ISIS threat after Istanbul
DEBKAfile Special Report June 29, 2016

In Israel, where security awareness is usually high, no one was told about the successful ISIS engagement at the Syria-Jordan-Israel border junction bordering on the Israeli Golan against US-trained and armed Syrian rebels, who fought under artillery cover from Jordan. In other words, ISIS has established itself on the Israeli border, a few kilometers away from the Sea of Galilee.
 

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Israeli-Turkish accord: core of new lineup vs Iran
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 27, 2016

Resumed Jerusalem-Ankara ties interface with the emerging Sunni alliance that Riyadh, Cairo and Ankara are building against Iran. On the table too is Israeli-Turkish-Russian military and intelligence collaboration for securing the Israeli offshore gas in the Mediterranean – a prospect that brought the Turkish president to finas1lly apologize for his air force downing of a Russian Su-24M bomber over the Syrian-Turkish border on Nov. 24, 2015.

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‘Brexit’ may push Arab world into Assad’s arms
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 26, 2016

An unforeseen trickle-down effect of Britain’s decision to leave the EU last week is evident in the reaction of Arab governments, which have begun shying away from their reliance on the US or Europe to lead the war on ISIS, debkafile’s sources report. They are coming to see the US-led coalition as weakened and predict that Britain will draw down or remove its forces from the anti-jihadist arenas in the near future and discussing pivoting toward Syrian President Bashar Assad.  

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New Israeli Early Warning Station in Eritrea Tracks Iran’s Movements
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 23, 2016

The installation can track Iranian and ISIS movements in Red Sea region.

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Khamenei Is Dying. Three Radicals Tabbed as Successors - to Obama’s Chagrin
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 23, 2016

The frontrunner is Grand Ayatollah Mahmoud Shahroudi.

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First Palestinians in Syria war - under Hizballah
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 19, 2016

On Sunday, June 19, helicopters of the Syrian Air Force started transporting Palestinian militia fighters from the Damascus area to the Deir-ez-Zor region of eastern Syria, debkafile’s military sources said in an exclusive report. They are joining Hizballah troops gathering in the area ahead of an all-out assault on Islamic State’s grip on the area, notably the Euphrates River valley.

 

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The Putin-Netanyahu Understandings Extend to Syria’s Future
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 16, 2016

Both agreed that Assad has no place in any post war administration in Damascus.

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How Hilary's foreign policy 'succeeded' for Iran
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis June 4, 2016

On Friday, June 3, less than 24 hours after Clinton’s foreign policy speech, Iran’s leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei celebrated his victory over American policy, saying: Iran has many small and big enemies, but foremost among them are America and Britain. “Any cooperation with the US,” he said, “is an act against Iran’s independence.”


 

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Why Putin sent a lost Israeli tank home
DEBKAfile Special Report May 30, 2016

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is willing to vouch that the Russian army stationed in Syria will prevent Iranian and Hizballah fighters from infiltrating or getting near the Israeli border.

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Israel Lines Up with Saudi Arabia, UAE Against Iran, Hizballah and ISIS
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 26, 2016

There is a strong emphasis on bilateral intelligence and operational cooperation regarding Iran’s ballistic missile.

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Taliban Leader Assassinated for Secret Ties with Tehran
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 26, 2016

Taliban leader was killed by US on day he returned from Tehran.

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Khamenei Once Again Pulls Rug from under Obama
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 26, 2016

Obama’s loss is Khamenei’s win in election for Assembly of Experts.

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How the US and Jordan Took Out Mustafa Badr Al-Din
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 19, 2016

Obama decided to respond to Iran’s deliveries of ballistic missiles.

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Iran Becomes World’s 6th Largest Cyber Warfare Power
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 19, 2016

In the center of Iranian cyber warfare system is the motivation to cause damage.

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IRGC routed in Syria by new missile
DEBKAfile Special Report May 16, 2016

The defeat that Iran and Hizballah suffered on May 6 in a battle at the Syrian village of Khan Touman showed they cannot win the war for Syria’s President Assad. Seven days after the clash, the commander of Hizballah’s forces in Syria, Mustafa Bader Al-din, was killed in a ground-to-ground missile strike near the Damascus international airport. Later claims by various sources that he was killed in the battle were attempts to conceal the two biggest military blows suffered by the Iranians and Hizballah in Syria.

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Hizballah links US, Russia to Al-din’s killing
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 14, 2016

Intelligence sources in Syria and Lebanon said Friday that Hizballah leader Hassan Nasrallah  strongly suspects that US and Russian special forces assassinated Mustafa Bader Al-din, the commander of Hizballah forces in Syria, in a joint operation-despite the public allegation against amorphous rebels.    

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Hizballah high-up taken out in Syria
DEBKAfile Special Report May 13, 2016

Arab media reports that on the early morning of Friday May 13th,  Hezbbolah’s chief commander in Lebanon Mustafa Bader Al-din was killed. Al-din is a relative of Hezbbolah’s Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah. 

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