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  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu highlights an illustration as he describes his concerns over Iran's nuclear ambitions during his address to the 67th session of the U.N. General Assembly at the world body's headquarters on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Netanyahu says world must draw 'red line' for Iran

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday warned that Iran will have enough enriched uranium to make a nuclear bomb by next summer, and he urged the world to draw a clear "red line" to stop Tehran in its tracks.


  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opens the weekly Cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on Sunday, July 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Gali Tbbon, Pool)

    Israeli report: Sanctions hitting Iran hard

    A new Israeli government report, leaked to local media Thursday, concludes that international sanctions are hitting Iran hard — undercutting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's key claim as he heads to the United Nations to argue for tougher action against the Jewish state's arch foe.


  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly Cabinet meeting at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Abir Sultan, Pool)

    Obama ducks meeting with 'Bibi'; Clinton to meet with Israel's Netanyahu

    The State Department confirmed late Wednesday that Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will meet in New York on Thursday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after he delivers a speech to the U.N. General Assembly likely to focus heavily on the threat of a nuclear-armed Iran.


  • Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad addresses the 67th session of the U.N. General Assembly at the world body's headquarters on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

    Iranian president hurls insults with less fury

    Iran's president complained Wednesday about threats of military action from "uncivilized Zionists" and intimidation by nuclear-armed "hegemonic powers" in his address to the U.N. General Assembly.


  • Illustration by Kichka, Israel Channel 1, Jerusalem, Israel

    FIELDS: Bumps in Obama's Mideast road

    This is the week of Yom Kippur, when Jews reflect on the year just past and look forward to the new one in hopes of being entered in the Book of Life. The shofar (or ram's horn) is a plaintive cry from the heart, marking natural events of birth, death and renewal.



  • Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad waves after addressing the 67th session of the U.N. General Assembly at the world body's headquarters on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

    Iran's Ahmadinejad leaves trail of guesses about his future

    Iranian leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad so far has dodged questions about possible post-presidential roles with cryptic replies or inscrutable silence. Yet this much is clear: Despite his bravado at the United Nations and other international forums, he heads into the last months of his presidency politically wounded at home from skirmishes with Iran's ruling system.


  • ** FILE ** U.S. citizen Amir Mirzaei Hekmati, convicted by Iran of spying for the CIA, is pictured on a video frame grab image made from the Iranian broadcaster IRIB TV on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2011. (AP Photo/IRIB)

    Ahmadinejad's statement on ex-Marine brings worry

    The sister of a former U.S. Marine imprisoned in Iran on espionage charges said Wednesday that she's worried and shocked that Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he's not familiar with her brother's case.


  • ** FILE ** This photo released on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard claims to show the chief of the aerospace division of the Guard, Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh (left), listening to an unidentified colonel as he points to a U.S. RQ-170 Sentinel drone that Tehran said its forces had downed earlier in the week. (AP Photo/Sepahnews)

    Iran test-fires missiles designed to hit warships

    Iran has test-fired four missiles designed to hit warships during a drill near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, an Iranian military commander said.


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