Eye on Iran's Proxies and Partners

A Weekly News Summary from UANI

Offerings consist of weekly analyses and summaries tracking the activities of Iran’s Axis of Resistance in the Levant—focusing on Lebanon, Israel and the Palestinian territories, Iraq, and Syria. 


  • Lebanon 

    Nasrallah Threatens Israel Again Over Karish Gas Field

    Hezbollah’s Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah once again threatened Israel last Saturday during a speech over attempts to develop or extract hydrocarbon resources from the Karish field that is partly claimed by Lebanon. Nasrallah said Hezbollah’s “red line” was for Israel to...

  • Iraq

    Iran’s Quds Force Commander Visits Iraq 

    The Commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ (IRGC) Quds Force, Esmail Ghaani, reportedly visited Iraq this week as part of an Arbaeen pilgrimage. Ghaani was pictured on social media walking to Iraq and standing alongside the deputy chief of operations for...

  • Iraq

    Federal Supreme Court Rules That It Cannot Dissolve Parliament

    On Wednesday, Iraq’s Federal Supreme Court ruled that it could not dissolve parliament. This was a central demand by Shiite cleric Muqtada Al-Sadr, whose bloc came in first in the last parliamentary elections, only to confront a worsening stalemate in...

  • Iraq

    Clashes Between Sadrists and Iran-backed Militias 

    On Monday and Tuesday, supporters of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose bloc came in first in the last parliamentary elections, battled with Iraqi security forces and Iran-backed militias after Sadr announced his retirement from political life. Sadr has made previous announcements in...

  • Iraq

    Homemade Explosive Targets Australian Diplomatic Vehicle 

    A small homemade explosive device detonated on Friday near Baghdad’s Green Zone as an Australian diplomatic convoy was in the area. This comes as Australia has been mediating between Muqtada Al-Sadr’s bloc and pro-Iran parties to resolve the government formation stalemate which...

  • Israel

    Shin Bet Reportedly Fears Russian, Iranian Interference in Upcoming Israeli Election

    Israel’s security establishment is reportedly concerned about the possibility of foreign interference in the upcoming Israeli parliamentary election by Russian and Iranian hackers. As a result, the Shin Bet has launched “Operation Defend our Democracy” to thwart potential...

  • Lebanon

    Hezbollah Releases Second Drone Video of Israeli Installations at Karish Gas Field

    Hezbollah’s military media released what appeared to be a second drone video of Israeli installations at the Karish Gas Field, which Lebanon has recently and belatedly claimed is located in its exclusive economic zone. The video was...

  • Israel and the Palestinian Territories

    Israeli Prime Minster Yair Lapid Visits France, Meets with Macron on Iran, Hezbollah 

    Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid paid a visit to France this week, meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss Hezbollah and Iran. The meeting was planned weeks ago, before Lapid...

  • Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) 

    U.S. Amends FTO Immigration Restrictions 

    The U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and Secretary of State published a notice last Thursday, proclaiming that provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act will no longer apply to individuals who have provided “insignificant material support or...

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