Qassem Soleimani, commander of Quds force from Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has reportedly visited Iraq last week after US Secretary of state Mike Pompeo warned Iran-backed militia groups on any possible act against US forces in Iraq.
Instagram, Facebook and Twitter accounts of Iranian commanders including Major General Qassem Soleimani from Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps have been blocked on Tuesday after US designation of the organization as a terrorist group.
The Syrian government is facing a severe shortage of gas as the country has not received oil from Iran since October due to sanctions that were placed on Tehran by the United States.
The Islamic Republic of Iran has deployed a number of pro-Iranian Iraqi militias of Hashd al-Shaabi, aimed at suppressing protesters in Ahvaz, confidential sources confirmed to Avatoday on Saturday.
The United Arab Emirates has called upon international community to restrict Iran’s interventionist behavior in the Middle East, adding instability and crisis to the existing problems, Emirate News Agency reported on Wednesday.
Tensions raised up between Tehran and Jerusalem as Israeli military confirmed in an unusual statement on Monday it attacked Iranian Revolutionary Guards in Syria, AP reported.
Israeli Ambassador to UN, Danny Danon, urged the Security Council to stop Iran’s missile threat, Israel National News reported on Sunday.
UN expert announced that Iran is sending oil to Houthis in Yemen to fight against their government, The Gulf Today reported on Sunday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed on Sunday a weekend airstrike against Iranian targets in Syria, destroying numbers of their weapons caches in Damascus airport, The Time of Israel reported.
Shah Hussein Mortazavi, one of the Afghanistan’s spokesperson, criticized authorities in Iran’s foreign ministry of their huge support of Taliban.