Shortcuts / 18 April 2024

Iran and Israel

Last weekend, when Iran launched hundreds of missiles and drones, it became the first time in history that Iran had directly attacked Israel. That attack is a flashpoint not only in this conflict but in the history of the Middle East – and some analysts fear that it could be the beginning of a broader regional war. So in this Squiz Shortcut, we’re going to look back at the relationship between Iran and Israel, what led to this unprecedented attack, and what might come next.

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