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The former chief of Israel’s Mossad spy agency has cautioned against an attack on Iran’s nuclear sites and put his trust firmly in US President Barack Obama to intervene if and when necessary. In excerpts of an interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes” programme to be aired in full on Sunday, Meir Dagan said he believes […]

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    One possible Israeli target, the uranium-enrichment facility in Natanz, Iran, was guarded in 2007 by antiaircraft artillery Hasan Sarbakhshian/Associated Press   By ELISABETH BUMILLER February 19, 2012  WASHINGTON — Should Israel decide to launch a strike on Iran, its pilots would have to fly more than 1,000 miles across unfriendly airspace, refuel in […]

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Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images – Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, right, walks with U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta in Tel Aviv last October. Barak said that time is running out for stopping Iran’s nuclear advance, as the country’s uranium facilities disappear into newly constructed mountain bunkers By Joel Greenberg and Joby Warrick, Published: February 2 JERUSALEM […]

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By Barak Ravid Foreign Policy magazine cites CIA memos from 2007-2008 that the Mossad recruited members of Jundallah terror group to fight against Tehran; U.S. was reportedly furious with Israel and moved to limit joint intelligence programs. Israeli Mossad agents posed as CIA officers in order to recruit members of a Pakistani terror group to […]

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Was Israel behind Iran nuclear scientist’s assassination? While yesterday’s assassination of an Iran nuclear scientist may risk an escalation of hostilities, analysts say the calculation would make sense for Israel. By Josh Mitnick, Correspondent / January 12, 2012 Tel Aviv Israel has emerged as a key suspect in the assassination of an Iranian nuclear scientist in […]

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