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Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei had threatened to attack Israel
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei had threatened to assault Israel (AP)

Iran has launched dozens of drones in the direction of Israel amid fears of a wider regional struggle.

Israel and Jordan have each closed their airspaces after the IDF reported the unmanned craft had been noticed over Iraq. The drones are anticipated to take a number of hours to reach.

It comes amid rising tensions following an assault on the Iranian consulate within the Syrian capital Damascus.

Tehran had vowed a response to the strike in Syria originally of the month, which killed numerous senior navy leaders, with the US and allies making intense diplomatic efforts to try to maintain the fallout to a minimal.

The state of affairs throughout the area has been extremely unstable for months, given the struggle in Gaza.

Israel launched an aerial bombardment, floor operations and a blockade within the wake of a brutal terror assault by Hamas inside Israel that killed round 1,200 individuals and noticed one other 250 taken hostage. More than 33,000 Palestinians have been killed, in response to well being officers within the Hamas-run strip.

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Iran says ‘Operation True Promise’ is punishment for ‘Israeli crimes’, report suggests

Naming their assault as “Operation True Promise”, Iran’s Revolutionary Guards insisted it was a part of punishment for “Israeli crimes”, Iranian state TV experiences, in response to Reuters.

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 22:08

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Jordan declares state of emergency, experiences counsel

Jordan has declared a state of emergency, experiences Reuters, citing state media.

Jordan’s air defences had been able to intercept and shoot down any Iranian drones or plane that violate its airspace, two regional safety sources informed the information company.

They mentioned the military was additionally in a state of excessive alert and radar programs had been monitoring drone exercise.

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 22:04

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Netanyahu’s plain airborne, IDF confirms following experiences of the assault

The IDF has confirmed that prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s airplane was airborne for “operational reasons”, following experiences of the assault.

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 22:01

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IDF vows to forestall missiles from coming into Israeli territory

In a broadcast assertion, Israel Defence Forces spokesperson Daniel Hagari mentioned: “We are going to try and prevent them from reaching Israeli territory. That is our task. If they do enter Israeli airspace, you will hear sirens and alarms wherever these threats enter and we will intercept them.”

“If there is a different type of threat on a different timetable we will inform you immediately on all platforms.”

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 21:55

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Drones geared up with 20kg of explosives, claims retired Israeli basic

Israeli broadcaster Channel 12 TV reported that Iran had launched dozens of pilotless plane, with retired basic Amos Yadlin claiming to the broadcaster that the drones had been geared up with 20 kg of explosives every.

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 21:54

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Jordan’s air defences able to shoot down any Iranian drones that violate its airspace, sources declare

Jordan’s air defences had been able to intercept and shoot down any Iranian drones or plane that violate its airspace, two regional safety sources informed Reuters.

They mentioned the military was additionally in a state of excessive alert and radar programs had been monitoring drone exercise.

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 21:50

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Iran claims to have focused a number of websites with barrage of drones and missiles

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards declare to have focused particular locations in Israel by launching dozens of drones and missiles, in a press release issued by way of state media.

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 21:49

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Iranian drones set to reach in Israel at 2am native time, broadcaster claims

The salvo of drones fired by Iran is on target to succeed in Israel at 2am native time, Israeli broadcaster Channel 12 TV has claimed.

The IDF has vowed to “try and prevent them from reaching Israeli territory”, with spokesperson Daniel Hagari saying in a broadcast assertion: “That is our task. If they do enter Israeli airspace, you will hear sirens and alarms wherever these threats enter and we will intercept them.”

Andy Gregory13 April 2024 21:46

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Iran launches dozens of drones in opposition to Israel

Iran has fired a number of drones in the direction of Israel, in response to experiences showing to verify United States-issued warnings of an imminent risk from Tehran.

Months of ratcheting tensions within the area over Israel’s struggle in Gaza reached new ranges final week, as Iran vowed retaliation for a strike that killed senior Iranian navy officers in its embassy compound in Damascus, for which Israel has neither confirmed nor denied accountability.

The White House mentioned on Saturday that Joe Biden had minimize brief his weekend plans to discuss with nationwide safety advisers, a day after the US president warned Iran in opposition to attacking Israel – however mentioned such a situation may very well be imminent.

Hours later, Iran’s Revolutionary Guards seized a cargo ship within the Strait of Hormuz on Saturday, saying the vessel was linked to Israel, as Jordan declared its airspace closed, in a potential precautionary transfer given the chance of its territory being overflown by any missiles exchanged by Iran and Israel.

Late on Saturday evening, the Israeli navy accused Iran of launching drones at Israel, which it mentioned would take a number of hours to reach, and confirmed prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s airplane was airborne for “operational reasons”.

Sam Rkaina13 April 2024 21:35

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/iran-strikes-israel-attack-live-updates-b2527920.html