Israel prepares military action against Iran – U.S. officials
'U.S. officials announced that Israel is mulling a military action against Tehran, news agencies quoted NBC.
The statements made by the officials pointed out that Israel is seeking US support to launch a military action against Iran for its nuclear programme.
Yesterday, Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, provided what he called ‘evidences’ that Iran has a secret programme to make a nuclear missiles.
For his part, Chairman for the Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security of the Islamic Consultative Assembly of Iran, Alaeddin Boroujerdi, confirmed that any aggression on Iran will be responded to on the right time.
In the same context, some U.S. officials told NBC that the recent strikes that had targeted Iranian troops in Syria’s Hama is a clear indication of an imminent showdown between Israel and Iran.
“The recent airstrike was carried out by Israel against Iranian Surface-to-air missiles. Iran has recently moved quantities of military shipments into Syria”, the officials said.