Israel strikes ‘reputation blow’ to Iran with sabotage attacks on its gas pipelines, says report

Israel sabotaged two major Iranian gas pipelines, said a New York Times report. “It’s a major reputation blow for Iran’s intelligence and security agencies,” said an analyst. The attacks suggest covert networks operating in Iran linked to Israel, an analyst said. Israel appears to have conducted covert attacks on two major natural gas pipelines inside … Read more

Blasts hit a natural gas pipeline in Iran that an official says was an act of sabotage

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Explosions struck a natural gas pipeline in Iran early Wednesday, with an official blaming the blasts on a “sabotage and terrorist action” in the country as tensions remain high in the Middle East amid Israel’s war on Hamas in the Gaza Strip. Details were scarce, though the blasts hit a … Read more

Ukrainian sabotage of Crimea bridge ‘overturns’ naval operations -intelligence head

(Reuters) – A Ukrainian sea drone attack on Russia’s Crimean bridge in July had “overturned” naval operations and forced Moscow to resort to ferries to move weaponry, the head of Ukraine’s main intelligence agency said in a video broadcast on Friday. Vasyl Maliuk, head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), said the second of … Read more

Nord Stream sabotage: What we know about explosions 1 year later

It’s been one year since underwater explosions severely damaged the Nord Stream pipelines built to carry natural gas from Russia to Europe, inflaming geopolitical tensions that were already heightened by the invasion of Ukraine. The attack on Sept. 26, 2022, which ruptured the conduit between Russia and Germany, was quickly denounced by Western officials as … Read more

Sabotage makes an attempt reported at polling stations in occupied Ukraine as Russia holds native elections

Russian authorities on Sunday reported a number of makes an attempt to sabotage voting in native elections happening in occupied areas of Ukraine. Votes are happening this weekend in 79 areas of Russia, with ballots for governors, regional legislatures, metropolis and municipal councils, in addition to within the 4 Ukrainian areas Moscow annexed illegally final … Read more