As nuclear talks resume, Israel threatens military option

An F-15 in its hangar in the Ovda air force base (photo credit: Ofer Zidon/Flash90)

An F-15 in its hangar in the Ovda air force base (photo credit: Ofer Zidon/Flash90)

Iranian FM cites ‘significant progress’ but ‘no results’ after diplomats haggle late into the night

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Obama warns of military showdown if Iran talks fail

US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference with Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron in the East Room of the White House on January 16, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: AFP/MANDEL NGAN)

US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference with Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron in the East Room of the White House on January 16, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: AFP/MANDEL NGAN)

US president urges Congress not to jeopardize diplomatic efforts, vowing to veto additional sanctions

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If Hamas attacks, Israel will hit back ‘sevenfold,’ Netanyahu warns

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L), Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon (C) and IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz (R) at a press conference in Jerusalem on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 (photo credit: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L), Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon (C) and IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz (R) at a press conference in Jerusalem on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 (photo credit: Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)

Israel didn’t agree to any of the Hamas demands, says Netanyahu, casting doubt on whether talks on a long-term deal will go anywhere

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Israel hits 5 Gaza mosques used to hide weapons, won’t send truce team to Cairo

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon, left, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, at a cabinet meeting at the Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv,  July 31, 2014. (photo credit: AP Photo/Dan Balilty, pool)

Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon, left, and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, at a cabinet meeting at the Defense Ministry in Tel Aviv, July 31, 2014. (photo credit: AP Photo/Dan Balilty, pool)

IDF steps up search for missing soldier Hadar Goldin; US demands that Hamas release him and condemns ceasefire breach

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Iranians will ‘cut your throat,’ ex-US official warns negotiators

Former US secretary of state George Shultz (screen capture: BBC News)

Former US secretary of state George Shultz (screen capture: BBC News)

They’re ‘known as great rug merchants, not for nothing,’ Reagan-era secretary of state George Shultz tells BBC as talks in Geneva kick off

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