Often people think that Ukraine is a part of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), an organization which was created after the collapse of the USSR in early 1990s for peaceful separation of former republics of the USSR. Even authoritative magazines and news agencies, as well as international business structures think that Ukraine is a part of CIS, but it is not true.
There is a rumor that Israel could launch military intervention in Iran. At least, the President of Israel Shimon Peres voiced this opinion. Accodring to him, intelligence services of different countries are concerned about the fact, that Tehran can obtain nuclear weapon.
Before this anouncement, large military exercises took place in Israel.