In 1990, a 7.4-magnitude quake near the Caspian sea in northern Iran killed 40,000 people and left 300,000 more injured and half a million homeless.
"I just saw the pictures of the destruction in Iran and Iraq from this week's quake". And I saw these heartbreaking images of men and women and children buried under the rubble.
According to The Times of Israel, Israel defence forces chief of staff Gadi Eisenkot made a trip to Brussels last Thursday to meet General Curtis Scaparrotti, head of the USA army's European command, to discuss Iranian influence in Syria. "We stand shoulder to shoulder with countries of the moderate camp in the Arab world, in the face of radical Islam, no matter where it comes from, be it Iran, the Islamic State (in Iraq and Syria) group or elsewhere", he said, without naming the countries. "Our quarrel is only with the tyrannical regime that holds them hostage and threatens our destruction", Netanyahu said. "But our humanity is greater than their hatred".
According to an official in Netanyahu's office, the offer was immediately rejected.
Yet, the source continued that Israel shows concern over the absence of a timeline in the agreement, and the fact that secret agreements among parties can only guarantee distancing Iranians and militias to relatively short distance from the Israeli border at Golan.
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On November 11, a Western security official told the BBC that Iran is establishing a permanent base south of Damascus, 30 miles from the Israeli border.
According to local media reports, the delegation includes officials from the national security council. "So this time, we didn't even bother to ask if they're interested", a Foreign Ministry spokesman told the Times of Israel at the time.
Netanyahu's offer was praised by Yair Lapid, leader of the opposition Yesh Atid party.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has offered aid to victims of the deadly natural disaster in Iran, insisting enmity between the two governments does not prevent humanitarian sympathy.