In Tehran, a military officer and a weapons scientist died in a mysterious situation.
Israel is responsible for assassinating another senior officer as a “warning” to Iran’s secret unit 840.
The dead are increasing tensions between Iran and Israel.
In Tehran, military officers and weapons scientists have died in a mysterious situation, increasing tensions between Iran and Israel.
Colonel Ali Esmaelzade, an army officer, died on Friday in an unidentified situation. The New York Times reported According to various sources, his death was either an assassination, suicide, or an accident.
Esmaelzadeh died just a week after drive-by shooting, after which Colonel Sayad Khodaei died outside the home of another high-ranking official in the same unit as Esmaelzadeh, Tehran.
The New York Times reported An official briefing on official intelligence confirmed that Israel had informed US authorities that they were responsible for the killing of Kodai.
but, I also reported the paper Two Israeli officials denied that the state was involved in the death of Esmaelzade.
The newspaper also reports that the Israelis advised US officials that the assassination of Kodai was a warning sign to shut down Unit 840, which he allegedly was the deputy commander.
In response to Kodai’s death, General Hossein Salami, the commander-in-chief of the Revolutionary Guard Corps, said Said in a speech on Monday “None of the enemy’s evil actions will be unanswered.”
Ostan Tasnim News Agency General Ramezan Sharif, IRGC spokesman, issued a statement from the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps regarding the death of Khodaei: “The thugs and remnants of terrorist groups belonging to global arrogance and Zionism punish their criminal activity. Will be. “
In tension, Israel warned citizens of its trip to Turkey on Monday, believing that Tehran may be seeking revenge for the assassination. Reuters reported.
Ayoob Entezari, an Iranian aerospace engineer who worked on the development of missiles and drones with the death of these men, According to the time of IsraelDied in a mysterious situation in Tehran.
Israeli newspaper Haaretz According to a report on Iran’s website on Saturday, Entezari is believed to have died from food poisoning.
It followed the New York Times’ report of a drone attack on a military base near Tehran. Iranian engineer dies And another person was injured.
Hostility between the Jewish state and Islamic republic Iran is fueled by multiple geopolitical factors, including the conflict between Israel and Palestine Previously advocated Palestinian Intifada to get rid of Israeli “cancerous tumors” – And Iran disagrees with this, but Israel’s belief that Iran manufactures nuclear weapons.
In November 2021, Israeli authorities Prepare for a potential conflict with Iran to prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons.. Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid said, “If the terrorist regime seeks to acquire nuclear weapons, it must act.”
Oil is another issue between the two countries. Israel reportedly attacked at least 12 Iranian oil tankers bound for Syria. Violation of US and international sanctions against the country in 2021.
In 2021 Israel has accused Iran of deliberately adjusting the oil spill in an act of “eco-terrorism.”“The spill covered 90% of Israel’s 120-mile Mediterranean coast with approximately 1000 tonnes of black tar.
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