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# Iran

21st April 2024
Iran, Israel appear to pull back from brink as US approves military aid
Last week
14th April 2024 - 20th April 2024
Explosion reported at Iraq military base hosting pro-Iranian forces
Harris says moment of recognising the state of Palestine is 'very close'
Netanyahu says Israel ‘will make our decisions ourselves’ as UK and German ministers visit Tel Aviv
Israel promises response to Iranian drone and missile attack as Iran warns against it
Tom Clonan: We have reached a dangerous moment in the Middle East conflict
Tom Clonan
Israel military chief says it will 'respond' to missile strikes by Iran despite calls for de-escalation
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with his war cabinet tonight to discuss possible reactions, local media said.
Iran's UN Ambassador has insisted the Islamic republic was exercising its "inherent right to self-defense".
Israel's army today said that those killed in the Damascus strike had engaged in "terrorism against Israel".
Tánaiste Micheál Martin said earlier that the situation in the Middle East must be de-escalated.
Iran attacks Israel: US warns against 'wider war', G7 condemns strikes
Hundreds of missiles and drones were intercepted with the help of the United States, the UK and allies.
World leaders are seriously alarmed at the 'unprecedented escalation' represented by the large-scale attack.
Iran's army has said that the attack 'achieved all its objectives' and that it has 'no intention to continue' the operation.
US President Joe Biden reiterated Washington's 'ironclad' support for Israel after an urgent meeting on the spiralling crisis.
Tom Clonan: After Iran's attack on Israel, the 'world now holds its breath'
Taoiseach condemns Iran’s 'reckless' attack and urges 'all sides' to show restraint
Iran launches drone and missile attack against Israel, warns US to 'stay away' from conflict
Iran has said the attack involves “dozens of missiles and drones at specific targets”.
An Israeli official said "more than 100 UAV drones launched towards Israel from Iran".
Blasts have been heard in the skies above Jerusalem early Sunday morning.
US and UK media have reported that both nations have been involved in Israel's defence.
This month
April 2024
Israel pounds Gaza while US says it will send reinforcements to deter any attack by Iran
US President Joe Biden said he expected Iran to attempt to strike Israel soon but warned against any retaliation for the 1 April strike on its Damascus consulate.
Biden expecting Iran to attack Israel but warns it won't 'succeed', as IDF pounds Gaza
Iran 'threatening to launch significant attack on Israel', says Biden
Israeli withdrawal from southern Gaza likely just so 'troops can rest', White House says
Eight reported killed after Israel strikes Iranian embassy in Syria
Last month
March 2024
Iran responsible for ‘physical violence’ that killed Mahsa Amini, UN report says
February 2024
Debunked: The Irish Muslim Council has not put up stickers advocating for ‘Sharia Law’
US and UK forces launch new strikes against 18 Houthi targets in Yemen
US drone strike kills three members of the Kataib Hezbollah militia in Iraq
Iran says it 'will not hesitate' to respond to US attack on its territory
Damascus says US occupation 'cannot continue' after strikes hit Syria and Iraq, killing civilians
January 2024
Joe Biden says he has decided how to respond to drone attack that killed US troops
US strikes Iran-backed groups in Iraq after American troops targeted by rockets
US strikes in Yemen after Houthis re-designated 'terrorist' entity
Pakistan hits 'terrorist hideouts' in airstrike on Iran, killing three women, four children
Iran frees two reporters who covered death of Mahsa Amini after more than a year behind bars
Explainer: Why did the US and UK just launch airstrikes in Yemen?
Iranian president joins mourners for funerals of 85 people killed by IS bombings
US says it carried out Iraq strike, killed pro-Iran commander
Islamic State claims responsibility for twin Iran bombings that killed 84 people
At least 103 people killed and 211 wounded in bombings in Iran at ceremony near general's grave
Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed “evil and criminal enemies” of the country for the attack and vowed a “harsh response.”
Last year
Freight expert on Red Sea attacks: Hope it's not an 'Ever Given' scenario but potentially a big issue
Jihadist group claim terror attack on Iran police station where 11 officers were killed
Iranian diplomat in Dublin denies Iran is involved in 'proxy war' in Middle East
US military strikes Iran-linked sites in Syria in retaliation for attacks on US troops
Red Cross in contact with Hamas over release of hostages as Gaza death toll reaches 1,200
Tom Clonan: International community needs to intervene to stop a catastrophe in the Middle East
Tom Clonan
Five US citizens who were jailed in Iran have been freed in a deal between both countries
Iran authorities prevent commemoration of Mahsa Amini who died in police custody last year