Latest Operation Orchard Stories

2009-06-08 06:45:00

Remnants of undeclared synthetic uranium have been identified at a second location by the UN nuclear watchdog, the IAEA, at a reactor in Damascus.

2008-09-28 15:00:15

The United States has installed and is manning an advanced new radar system in Israel, a defense publication says.

2008-06-22 12:00:08

A team of U.N. investigators set out Sunday to visit a Syrian desert complex attacked by Israeli warplanes as a suspected nuclear reactor site.

2008-06-22 06:00:07

Doha Al-Jazeera Satellite Channel Television in Arabic at 0531 gmt on 22 June carries the following announcer-read report: "A delegation of IAEA experts will arrive in the Syrian capital, Damascus, today for talks with Syrian officials on Israeli-US allegations that Damascus had built a nuclear reactor, with the help of North Korea.

2008-04-24 18:50:00

The White House said Thursday that North Korea's secret work on a nuclear reactor with Syria was "a dangerous and potentially destabilizing development for the world," raising doubts about Pyongyang's intention to carry through with a promised disclosure of its nuclear activities.

2006-07-15 08:54:09

DAMASCUS (Reuters) - Syria was not targeted in any attack by Israel on Saturday, a Syrian information official said. "No Syrian installation, military or civilian, has been targeted in any part of the country," the official told Reuters.

2006-05-23 16:50:01

By Dan Williams TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel has speeded up efforts to develop long-range cruise missiles of a type that could be used should the Jewish state try to strike at Iran's nuclear facilities, security sources said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.