Israel warns against travel to Turkey amid ‘real threat’ of Iranian revenge attack

The Times of Israel reports: “Israel on Monday issued an updated travel warning for Turkey amid fears of an Iranian response to the assassination of a senior officer in the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps last week.

In an unusual move, the National Security Council explicitly identified ‘Iranian terrorist operatives’ as being the source of the threat to Israelis in Turkey and nearby countries.

Former national security adviser Giora Eiland told Channel 12 news that this likely indicated that Israel was aware of a specific Iranian plot, rather than acting out of more general assessments…”

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