Category: Global News

Court rules mosque must go, ancient temple restored reports: “It’s a stunning court decision: An Islamic mosque must be removed from land that is considered sacred and it will be replaced with an ancient temple that reportedly once stood there. This decision, […]

‘Not anti-Semitic’: Khamenei defines Iran’s goal of ‘wiping out Israel’

The Times of Israel reports: “When Iran speaks of wiping Israel off the map, it doesn’t mean the mass slaughter of the country’s Jews but rather eliminating the Jewish state’s ‘imposed regime,’ Supreme Leader Ayatollah […]

Russia, Turkey reject U.S. reversal of settlements stance

The Times of Israel reports: “Russia and Turkey have rejected the United States declaration that it will no longer regard Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territories as illegal. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced […]

Israel welcomes U.S. reversal on settlements as Palestinians fume reports: “Israel on Monday welcomed the U.S. decision to no longer view its settlements in areas captured in 1967 as illegal, but said that it would remain ready to negotiate a final status agreement […]

White House condemns Iran’s use of force against protesters

Israel National News reports: “The White House on Sunday condemned Iran for using ‘lethal force’ against demonstrators during unrest that left two dead and saw authorities arrest dozens and restrict internet access. ‘The United States […]

North Korean leader supervises air force drill

Israel National News reports: “North Korean media reported on Monday (local time) that leader Kim Jong Un supervised air force drills for the second time in three days. North Korean state news agency KCNA said […]

China Calls on US to ‘Stop Flexing Muscles’ in South China Sea

Voice of America News reports: “China on Monday called on the U.S. military to stop flexing its muscles in the South China Sea and to avoid adding ‘new uncertainties’ over Taiwan, during high-level talks that […]

Turkey says will use Russian S-400 defence system reports: “Turkey will use the S-400 missile defence system it has bought from Russia despite the US threat of sanctions, a senior defence official said Saturday. The purchase of the Russian system and its […]

France Shuts Down Mosques and Schools Linked to Islamism in 15 Neighbourhoods reports: “The French government has shut down mosques, schools, and associations linked to the spread of Islamist ideology in fifteen neighbourhoods across the country. French Secretary of State for the Interior Laurent Nuñez announced the […]

Space-based radar suggests North Korean nuke equivalent to ’17 Hiroshimas’ reports: “North Korea withdrew from the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in 2003. It subsequently developed nuclear weapons, with five underground nuclear tests culminating in a suspected thermonuclear explosion (a hydrogen bomb) […]

Islamic Jihad adds new rocket to arsenal

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The Al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of Palestinian Islamic Jihad, announced the introduction of the new Buraq 120 rocket to its arsenal on Thursday, according the Shehab News Agency. ‘We announce […]

Netanyahu: Israel’s enemies got the message, we can reach anyone

Israel National News reports: “Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu held a security tour Thursday afternoon of a missile intercept control center and an Iron Dome battery. IDF air defense commander Brig.-Gen. Ran Kochav briefed the Prime […]