Netanyahu’s sons are targets for Iranian assassination, website says

Avner and Yair Netanyahu, with their parents Benjamin and Sara Netanyahu in the background, as featured on the Iranian news website Mashregh. Credit: Screenshot.

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s sons Yair and Avner are among Iran’s potential targets if the country seeks revenge for the recent killing of several Iranian military figures in an airstrike that has been attributed to Israel, the Iranian news website Mashregh reported.

Mashregh featured a photo of Yair and Avner with sniper’s scopes superimposed on their faces. The list of possible Iranian targets on the website also included Gilad and Omri Sharon, sons of former prime minister Ariel Sharon, and Shaul Olmert, son of former prime minister Ehud Olmert. The Iranian article stated that the potential targets fulfilled the criteria for assassination because they all served in the Israeli military.

Posted on January 26, 2015 .