Iran nuclear programme: Threat of Israeli strike grows

, Iran nuclear programme: Threat of Israeli strike grows, The Evepost BBC News
, Iran nuclear programme: Threat of Israeli strike grows, The Evepost BBC News

Iran has pledged “a shocking response” to any such attack. It is assumed it would use its own forces and co-ordinate with its well-armed proxies spread across the region: Hezbollah in Lebanon, which has tens of thousands of rockets, Shia militias in Syria and Iraq, Yemen’s rebel Houthi movement, and Islamic Jihad militants in the Gaza Strip.