Month: June 2016

Just Days After Brexit, EU Releases Plan For Further Expansion, An EU Army, AND Turkish Membership reports: “The European Union (EU) is going through an ‘existential crisis’ that can only be solved through more military integration, Turkish accession and the creation of a ‘true union’, EU chiefs have said. In […]

Thanks in no small part to Russia, Hezbollah is now a full-fledged army

The Times of Israel reports: “Pictures being published from time to time by Hezbollah tell a great deal about its role in the fighting in Syria. In some of the pictures Hezbollah fighters can be […]

Baruch Marzel: You don’t neutralize terror – you crush it’

Israel National News reports: “Hevron activist Baruch Marzel responded Thursday morning to the terror attack in Kiryat Arba that left Hallel-Yaffa Ariel dead and one injured. Blasting what he called the government’s ‘passive’ approach to […]

Afghanistan: Bombers ‘kill up to 40’ cadets near Kabul

BBC News reports: “Suicide bombers have attacked an Afghan police convoy outside the capital Kabul, killing as many as 40 cadets and civilians, officials say. Two bombs hit vehicles carrying graduates returning from a ceremony […]

Israeli girl stabbed to death by Palestinian inside bedroom

BBC News reports: “A teenage Israeli girl has been stabbed to death in an attack at a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank. Thirteen-year-old Hallel Yaffa Ariel was attacked while she slept inside her […]

Former Iranian President Ahmadinejad to Run in 2017 Presidential Election

Haaretz reports: “Former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has announced that he will run in the spring 2017 presidential election, Shargh daily reported on Tuesday. The former speaker for Ahmadinejad’s government, Gholam-Hossein Elham, informed the board […]

South Korea, US and Japan in first ever joint missile drill

BBC News reports: “South Korea, the US and Japan have conducted their first joint missile-tracking drill, in the waters off the US state of Hawaii. The move follows North Korea’s repeated tests in recent months […]

Turkish Authorities: ISIS behind Istanbul airport attack

Israel National News reports: “Turkish officials say they believe that the ISIS terrorist group was behind the attack at Ataturk Airport, which left at least 41 people dead and scores more injured. Turkey’s Dogan News […]

Russia about to endorse fines for sharing faith reports: “A Christian ministry that works with persecuted Christians worldwide has announced a day of prayer and fasting for Wednesday, June 29, because of looming legislation in Russia that would return the nation to […]

Soldiers beheaded, churches destroyed and constant fear: Syrian Christian on life under ISIS in Raqqa reports: “A Syrian Christian who lived in ISIS-stronghold Raqqa has described the horror of living under militant rule. John (name changed for protection), a student in his early 20s, recalled in an interview with […]

Former Saudi Military Officer ‘Inspired By Islamic State’ Slaughters Wife reports: “A former Saudi military officer has been arrested on suspicion of having slaughtered his wife after being radicalized by the Islamic State. The victim, a Syrian woman and one of the suspect’s two […]

Explosions hit main airport in Istanbul, several wounded

Reuters reports: “Two explosions hit Istanbul’s main international airport on Tuesday, wounding several people, a Turkish official said, in what appeared to be the latest in a string of attacks in Turkey’s biggest city this […]