05 mars 2014

Israeli naval forces seize ship carrying Iranian rockets bound for Gaza

The Israeli navy overnight Tuesday seized a ship in the Red Sea carrying an Iranian shipment of advanced rockets bound for the Gaza Strip. The IDF said the ship, the Panamanian-flagged Klos C, was carrying Syrian-made M-302 rockets with a range of up to 200 kilometers. The vessel was intercepted by Israeli naval commandoes in international waters more than 1,600 kilometers south of Israel, off of Sudan and Eritrea. There was no resistance from the ship's crew, and it was not immediately clear if the ship's 17 crew members were aware... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Rodica à 15:28 - Permalien [#]

04 mars 2014

PM Netanyahu addresses AIPAC

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has warned the United States and other world powers not to allow Iran to retain the ability to enrich uranium, and urged Palestinians to recognize Israel as a Jewish state if they want peace. Adressing the pro-Israel lobby AIPAC's 2014 Policy Conference, Netanyahu said it is time for Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas to recognize Israel as a Jewish state. Prime Minister Netanyahu spoke out against the deployment of foreign troops to ensure security as part of a permanent status deal with the... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Rodica à 18:30 - Permalien [#]