Amir-Abdollahian’s tour of the Middle East amplifies tensions as Russia’s ally Putin comes out against Israel. Iran’s Foreign Minister sails around Israel, claiming that the United States is hiding its imminent collapse. Despite US intervention, Israel’s goals in Gaza falter, prompting peace talks with Hamas. Amir-Abdollahian praises the Palestinian resistance, reinforced by regional solidarity from Lebanon, Yemen, Iraq and Syria. Warning against Israeli aggression, his meeting with Assad underscores Iran-Syria’s commitment to Palestine. As Amir-Abdollahian diplomacy reshapes regional dynamics, Israel faces growing pressure amid rising tensions in the Middle East.