Month: December 2017

North Korea likely to pursue talks, South says in rosy New Year forecast

Reuters reports: “South Korea predicted on Tuesday that North Korea would look to open negotiations with the United States next year in an optimistic outlook for 2018, even as Seoul set up a specialized military […]

Weekly Newsletter – December 25, 2017

  • The Deity of Christ
  • “No, thank You God!”
  • Letters we Love
  • Who Is Jesus?
  • Addictions

Hamas chief says Iran wants terror group to go all-out in ‘defending Jerusalem’

The Times of Israel reports: “Hamas Gaza chief Yahya Sinwar says his terror organization is in contact with a leading Iranian military official, who has told them to put all the group’s resources into ‘defending […]

Putin slams ‘aggressive’ new US defence strategy reports: “Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday described the new defence strategy unveiled by US counterpart Donald Trump as ‘aggressive,’ saying Moscow would take that into account in its own actions. But he said […]

China mulls law to punish those who ‘slander heroes and martyrs’ reports: “China is considering a law that would punish those who ‘insult or slander heroes and martyrs,’ according to a report Friday from the country’s top legislature. The Standing Committee of the National People’s […]

Iranian-backed militias moving closer to Israel

Israel National News reports: “Syrian army forces, backed by Iranian-backed militias, pushed deeper into the last rebel-held enclave near a strategic border area with Israel and Lebanon on Sunday night, Reuters reported, citing rebels. The […]

‘US, Guatemala are just the start’

Israel National News reports: “Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Monday hailed the decision by Guatemala to move its embassy to Jerusalem, saying other nations would also follow Washington’s lead. ‘Other countries will recognize Jerusalem […]

FBI Arrests California Man for Plotting Christmas Jihad Attack with Truck, Guns, and Bombs reports: “The FBI announced on Friday that it arrested California tow truck driver Everitt Aaron Jameson for plotting a Christmas terror attack on Pier 39 in San Francisco. In statements to undercover informants, Jameson […]

Tight security for Christians facing worldwide Christmas terror threat reports: “Christmas church services and other celebrations are being held this weekend under the gaze of armed guards and security cameras in many countries after Islamic State gunmen attacked a Methodist church in Pakistan […]

Afghan Refugee Attributed Melbourne Terror Attack to ‘Perceived Mistreatment of Muslims’ reports: “The Afghan refugee responsible for the Melbourne terror attack ‘attributed his actions to perceived mistreatment of Muslims’, a senior Australian police officer said, contradicting earlier statements that police knew of no reason for […]

Report: U.S. Military Training for Ground Invasion to Capture North Korean Nukes reports: “U.S. military forces reportedly began training for a mission involving a ground invasion of North Korea, with the objective of deactivating all their nuclear weapons. According to military sources who spoke to South […]

In Christmas Message Aimed at Trump, Abbas Says Palestinians Will Never Accept Any Peace Plan From U.S.

Haaretz reports: “Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas came out Friday against the American peace initiative and said the Palestinians would not accept any plan made by the Americans due to U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to […]