Month: August 2017

Islamic State Becoming a Growing Presence in Southeast Asia

Voice of America News reports: “Government security forces in the Philippines city of Marawi have been fighting for the past three months to rout militants suspected of ties to the Islamic State (IS) militant group […]

Weekly Newsletter – August 28, 2017

  • The Seventieth Week Is Rapidly Approaching
  • Looking Through the Window
  • Letters we Love
  • The Prophetic Voice of Dr. Jack Van Impe
  • Eternity: Who? Where? When? Why?

‘The flock have made up their mind’: Most Australian Christians back gay marriage ahead of national vote reports: “Most Australian Christians, including Catholics – alongside other religious groups – are expected to back gay marriage in the nation’s upcoming referendum, according to a new survey. Among those of faith, 58 per […]

UN Chief: Desire to destroy Israel is modern anti-Semitism

Israel National News reports: “Israeli President Reuven Rivlin on Monday morning met United Nations Secretary General António Guterres at the President’s Residence in Jerusalem. Guterres landed in Israel on Sunday for a three-day official trip. […]

Israeli official: If Iran expands in Syria, we’ll bomb Assad’s palace

The Jerusalem Post reports: “A senior Israeli official warned the Russian government that if Iran continues to extend its reach in Syria, Israel will bomb Syrian President Bashar Assad’s palace in Damascus, according to reports […]

Iran says S-300 air defense system now ‘fully integrated’

The Times of Israel reports: “Iran’s advanced S-300 air defense system, delivered by Russia after years of delay, is now ‘fully integrated’ into the air defense network, a senior Iranian air force commander told the […]

Two million Muslims converge on Mecca for the hajj

The Times of Israel reports: “Two million Muslims from across the globe are converging on Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage, a religious duty and for some pilgrims the journey of a lifetime. […]

Suicide Bomber Kills 13 in Southern Afghanistan

Voice of America News reports: “A suicide car bomber attacked a market in southern Afghanistan Sunday, killing at least 13 people and wounding many more. The attack in Helmand province’s Nawa district targeted a military […]

‘No-go zones’ brewing in U.S., author warns reports: “Driving into parts of inner-city Detroit, Chicago or Miami at certain times of day can be pretty scary, but when the drug culture meets Shariah law it becomes a whole new level of […]

Iranian commander: Israel won’t exist in 25 years

Israel National News reports: “The Zionist regime of Israel will not exist in 25 years, the Commander of the Iranian army, Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said on Friday. Speaking at a cultural event in the […]

‘The Temple Mount belongs only to Muslims’

Israel National News reports: “Senior Muslim and Christian clerics in Jerusalem issued a statement attacking the ‘extreme right’ Israeli government for its decision to allow Knesset members to ‘break into’ the Temple Mount compound. In […]

‘I wanted to fulfill the commandment of Jihad’

Israel National News reports: “The State Prosecutor’s Office will file a second indictment on Monday against Ismail Abu Aram, the terrorist who stabbed a man 15 times at a supermarket in Yavneh earlier this month. […]