Iranian Official: In case a war breaks out, the UAE will sustain serious damages - TEHRAN (FNA)- An Iranian military official warned the UAE authorities against careless remarks and positions on the ownership of the three Iranian islands in the Persian Gulf, saying that in case a war breaks out, the UAE will sustain serious damages.
Iranian Envoy to Beirut: Popular uprisings and revolutions in the region will eventually result in a total collapse of international Zionism and the world arrogant powers.
Political analysts believe that Zionists are fearful of the ongoing Islamic Awakening in the region since the movement has toppled Israel's allies, such as Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak, and empowered Islamists who follow Iran's path in their foreign policies.
Since the start of 2011, the region has witnessed a growing wave of popular protests resulted from the people's growing awareness and vigilance.
Tunisia saw the overthrow of Zine El Abidine Ben Ali in a popular revolution in January, which was soon followed by a revolution which toppled Hosni Mubarak in Egypt in February.
Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Yemen and Libya have since been the scene of protests against their totalitarian rulers, who have resorted to brutal crackdown on demonstrations to silence their critics.
Iran threatens American east coast - Iran's Navy has the ability to deploy its vessels three miles off the US east coast, a high-ranking Iranian Navy commander was quoted as saying by the Fars news agency.
"Our naval forces are so powerful that we have a presence in all the waters of the world and, if needed, we can move to within three miles of New York," Revolutionary Guards Navy Commander Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi was quoted as saying during a speech to students at the University of Yazd earlier this week.
The admiral was speaking on the anniversary the failed 1980 US attempt to rescue American hostages held captive in the US embassy in Tehran.
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