Month: December 2017

Khamenei: Trump will fail in his stance against Iran

Israel National News reports: “Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that U.S. President Donald Trump would fail in his hardened stance towards Iran, Reuters reported. Khamenei said Tehran is now stronger than […]

Iran’s parliament: Jerusalem is the capital of ‘Palestine’

Israel National News reports: “The Iranian parliament on Wednesday approved a bill which requires the government to support Jerusalem the capital of ‘Palestine’, the semiofficial news agency Fars reported. The bill was approved within the […]

Afghanistan suicide bomb attack: Dozens killed in Kabul

BBC News reports: “At least 40 people have been killed and 30 wounded in a suicide bomb attack in the Afghan capital, Kabul. A Shia cultural organisation was the target but the Afghan Voice news […]

Russia: Shipments of S-400 Missiles to Turkey Likely to Begin in 2020

Voice of America News reports: “Russia is planning to begin shipments of S-400 surface-to-air missile systems to Turkey in March 2020, a senior official says of a deal that has raised eyebrows because Turkey is […]

Chinese Economy Projected to Overtake U.S. by 2032 reports: “According to research from the Center for Economics and Business Research in London, China will overtake the United States as the world’s largest economy by 2032. ‘In 2032, three of the four largest […]

Hamas leader to U.S.: We will shut down your embassy

Israel National News reports: “Senior Hamas leader Mahmoud Al-Zahar recently threatened that the terrorist group will shut down the U.S. embassy in Israel once it ‘liberates Palestine’. In an interview on Al-Jazeera on December 17, […]

PLO could declare Judea and Samaria a ‘state under occupation’

Israel National News reports: “Azzam al-Ahmad, a member of the Fatah Central Committee, said on Sunday that the upcoming meeting of the Palestine Liberation Organization’s (PLO) Central Council will consider declaring areas liberated by Israel […]

Russia, Iran seek to circumvent US sanctions with integrated banking systems

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Iran’s central bank is increasingly relying on help from Moscow to circumvent sanctions from the United States, according to Tehran’s state-run news agency. The media outlet, Press TV, reported on Tuesday […]

Russia accuses US of training former Islamic State fighters in Syria

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The chief of the Russian General Staff has accused the United States of training former Islamic State fighters in Syria to try to destabilize the country. General Valery Gerasimov’s allegations, made […]

Netanyahu: Abbas Again Proves Palestinians Are the Ones Who Don’t Want Peace

Haaretz reports: “Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has again proved that Palestinians are the ones who do not want to find a solution to the Middle East conflict. Abbas […]

Two more nations to move embassies to Jerusalem

Israel National News reports: “Following an announcement Sunday by Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales that his country has begun work to relocate its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to the capital of Jerusalem, two more […]

Pennsylvania shootings ‘a terror attack’

Israel National News reports: “A string of shootings in Pennsylvania Friday were acts of terror, the Department of Homeland Security announced Sunday. On Friday, a 51-year-old man opened fire on law enforcement officials just yards […]