Posted on February 20, 2012

Hague warns Israel not to strike Iran

UK foreign secretary urges J’lem to give sanctions a chance. UK Foreign Secretary William Hague said Sunday that if Iran develops nukes there will either be a war or a cold war, but warns Iranian nuclear standoff would not have safeguards of US-USSR Cold War. While encouraging Israel to give Europe’s latest round of sanctions … Continue reading

Iran warships dock in Syria’s Tartous port

Iran state media says two vessels have crossed Suez Canal and arrived in Syria, provoking angry response from Israel. Iranian warships have crossed the Suez Canal and docked in Syria’s port city of Tartous, Iranian state media has reported. The Mehr news agency said on Sunday that Tehran’s show of support has caused “extreme worry for … Continue reading

Hamas: We don’t want diesel from Israel

Gaza-based group says it won’t accept deliveries made through Israel, proposes transfer through tunnels or Rafah crossing. Abu Al-Amreen said that Hamas proposed bringing the Egyptian fuel via Rafah or direct underground pipelines. Earlier Saturday, Egypt’s parliamentary industry and energy committee announced that Cairo had agreed to provide fuel for the Gaza Strip’s lone power … Continue reading