The recent military conquest of much of Iraq by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has ignited a debate on Iran’s role. Analysts and pundits have asked: Should Washington work with Tehran to stem ISIL’s seemingly inexorable march? U.S.-Iran cooperation seems possible,...
Islamic State attack in Egypt’s North Sinai kills 50
‘Color-conscious’ Asian cast to perform classic play about Bronx Jewish family
Actors Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner announce plans to divorce
Jewish resort that inspired ‘Dirty Dancing’ to become $250-million yoga retreat
Islamic State threatens to topple Hamas in Gaza
‘1913: Seeds of Conflict’ traces the roots of Arab-Israeli unrest
Religious redemption of the LGBT Community
Ku Klux Klan plans pro-Confederate flag rally in South Carolina
Tag: Mohammad Ali Jafari
July 2, 2014 | 4:52 pm
April 22, 2011 | 10:23 am
The commander of Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard says his forces are expanding their capabilities to retaliate against possible enemy attacks from outside the Gulf.
Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari says Iran can strike back against foreign warships launching attacks against Iran from as far away as the Indian Ocean. Jafari made the comments in an interview with the semi-official Fars news agency Friday.
He made no direct mention of the U.S., but his remarks are a clear reference to American forces in the region.
Read more at Haaretz.com.