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Israel Ordered Iran Strike Preparations in 2010, Says New Report

Israel Ordered Iran Strike Preparations in 2010, Says New ReportLior Mizrahi/Getty Images(JERUSALEM) -- Israel's foreign intelligence agency and military were ordered in 2010 by the country's top civilian leadership to prepare for a strike on Iran, a report out Monday says. The investigative report by Israeli telev...

Israeli PM Says Arab States Would Appreciate Strike on Iran

Israeli PM Says Arab States Would Appreciate Strike on IranGALI TIBBON/AFP/Getty Images(JERUSALEM) -- How would the Arab states react if Israel launched a preemptive strike against Iran's nuclear facilities?Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu believes the shock would immediately be followed by praise for...

White House Says No Direct Talks Planned with Iran

White House Says No Direct Talks Planned with IraniStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The White House has thrown cold water on a report that it is ready to enter into direct talks with Iran over its rogue nuclear program.According to a story in Saturday's New York Times, Washington and Tehran have b...

White House Says No Direct Talks Planned with Iran

White House Says No Direct Talks Planned with IraniStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The White House has thrown cold water on a report that it is ready to enter into direct talks with Iran over its rogue nuclear program.According to a story in Saturday's New York Times, Washington and Tehran have b...

Iran Makes ‘Baseless’ Accusations Against UN’s Nuclear Watchdog

Iran Makes ‘Baseless’ Accusations Against UN’s Nuclear WatchdogiStockphoto/Thinkstock(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Iran is again using familiar tactics to keep its nuclear program from coming under closer international scrutiny.The latest ploy is accusing "saboteurs" of infiltrating the United Nations' nuclear watchdog group,...

Iranian Supreme Leader Accuses West of ‘Bullying’

Iranian Supreme Leader Accuses West of ‘Bullying’iStockphoto/Thinkstock(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Day to day, Iran's economy grows weaker because of sanctions imposed by the West meant to bring Tehran back to the bargaining table about possibly suspending its rogue nuclear program.However, even a decision by ...

Iran Claims Israeli Attack Would Have Occurred by Now

Iran Claims Israeli Attack Would Have Occurred by NowATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A top Iranian official is essentially calling Israel's bluff.Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi on Monday gave little credence to Israel's threat of launching a preemptive strike to knock out its nuclear facilit...

US Puts More Pressure on Iran to Delay Israeli Attack

US Puts More Pressure on Iran to Delay Israeli AttackiStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The White House is making extra efforts to discourage the Israelis from launching a preemptive strike against Iran to cripple its rogue nuclear program.According to a story in The New York Times, the administration "...

UN Watchdog Group: Iran Has Doubled Centrifuges to Enrich Uranium

UN Watchdog Group: Iran Has Doubled Centrifuges to Enrich UraniumiStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Obama administration is still intent on resolving its issues with Iran's rogue nuclear program in a diplomatic fashion even as a report from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) stated Thursday that Tehr...

Israeli Report Claims Obama Knows Iran Is Very Close to Nuclear Weapon

Israeli Report Claims Obama Knows Iran Is Very Close to Nuclear WeaponIIPA via Getty Images(JERUSALEM) -- An Israeli newspaper is reporting that President Obama was just given new intelligence that suggests Iran is much further along in developing a nuclear arsenal than previously believed.According to Haaretz, the Natio...

Report: US, Israel Designed Malware to Thwart Iran’s Nuclear Program

Report: US, Israel Designed Malware to Thwart Iran’s Nuclear ProgramiStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- What appears to be a routine Microsoft update is in reality malware meant to cripple Iran's nuclear program.U.S. and Western officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, told the Washington Post that the comp...

Nuke Talks with Iran Resume as Sanctions Loom

Nuke Talks with Iran Resume as Sanctions LoomiStockphoto/Thinkstock(MOSCOW) -- A high stakes meeting between a group of world powers and Iran to discuss its nuclear program began Monday morning in Moscow.  An official described the meetings so far as “business-like.”This latest r...

No Deal Yet on Iran’s Nuclear Program After Meetings

No Deal Yet on Iran’s Nuclear Program After MeetingsIIPA via Getty Images(BAGHDAD) -- Another round of meetings between six world powers and Iran about Tehran's controversial nuclear program concluded Thursday with little in the way of results although both sides did agree to yet a third series of discu...

West Will Talk Tough Despite Apparent Iran-IAEA Deal

West Will Talk Tough Despite Apparent Iran-IAEA DealIIPA via Getty Images(BAGHDAD) -- The White House warily welcomed news Tuesday of Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency coming to an agreement to allow U.N. inspectors access to key nuclear scientists and research facilities that have been ba...

Iran Nuclear Talks to Resume in Baghdad

Iran Nuclear Talks to Resume in BaghdadIIPA via Getty Images(BAGHDAD) -- Six world powers, including the U.S., will meet with Iranians officials in Baghdad on Wednesday in another attempt to minimize the danger of Tehran's disputed nuclear program.The so-called "5+1 powers" -- the five perm...

US Keeps Heat on North Korea Ahead of Planned Rocket Launch

US Keeps Heat on North Korea Ahead of Planned Rocket LaunchRyan McVay/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. is warning that North Korea risks further isolation from the world community if it moves ahead with a planned rocket launch for later this week and possibly, a third underground nuclear test.Satellite ima...

Is Iran Ready to Make Headway on Talks over Nuclear Program?

Is Iran Ready to Make Headway on Talks over Nuclear Program?iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Will talks with Iran about its nuclear program get off the ground this weekend in Istanbul, Turkey?As in the past, Tehran has been dropping encouraging hints that it might be willing to compromise on several major po...

Iran Signals Possible Nuclear Compromise

Iran Signals Possible Nuclear CompromiseiStockphoto/Thinkstock(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Iran’s top nuclear official has signaled that Iran could compromise on uranium enrichment by eventually only enriching to the low level needed for power.Fereidoon Abbasi, head of the Iranian Atomic Energy O...

Joint Chiefs Chairman Says US Not Advising Israel on Iran

Joint Chiefs Chairman Says US Not Advising Israel on IranSAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- With reports Tuesday that Israel won't notify the U.S. ahead of time if it decides to knock out Iran's nuclear program, Capitol Hill lawmakers want to know what kind of advice the Pentagon has been giving its I...

Iran Threatens to Cut Off Oil Supplies to European Customers

Iran Threatens to Cut Off Oil Supplies to European CustomersiStockphoto/Thinkstock(TEHRAN, Iran) -- Iran is telling some of its steadiest oil customers that if they go along with tough sanctions to punish Tehran for its nuclear program, they won't be getting any more fuel.That message was delivered Wednesday by...
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