Statsminister Benjamin Netanyahu sier Iran står bak flere angrep på israelske dipomater, senest i New Delhi hvor en diplomats kone og hennes sjåfør ble såret.
Men det har vært en rekke angrep på israelske mål rundt om i verden, hittil ikke med dødelig utgang.
An Israeli diplomat’s wife was wounded when his car was bombed in New Delhi and Israeli staff in at least one other country were also targeted, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman says, according to Ha’aretz.
The Associated Press, quoting Indian officials, reports that the driver and a diplomat’s wife were injured in the attack in the Indian capital.
Ha’aretz says a targeted attack was also suspected in Amsterdam, but had no details.
Update at 8:34 a.m. ET: Israeli Prime Minister BenjaminNetanyahu told a meeting of lawmakers from his Likud Party today that he believes the Iranians were responsible for the attacks in New Delhi and Tbilisi. Two people were wounded in India and the bomb in Georgia was discovered before it went off.
Netanyahu said Israel has thwarted other attacks in recent months in Azerbaijan, Thailand and elsewhere. «In all those cases, the elements behind these attacks were Iran and its protege Hezbollah,» he said, according to the Associated Press.
Iran has accused Israel of involvement in a series of killings of officials and scientists involved in its controversial nuclear program.