Month: January 2018

Khamenei: Saudis committing ‘treason’ against Muslims

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Tuesday accused Saudi rulers of committing ‘treason’ against Muslims by aligning themselves with the United States and Israel, Reuters reports. Addressing parliamentary representatives from […]

PA Chairman threatens war over Jerusalem

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas threatened war if US President Donald Trump does not allocate Jerusalem as the capital of a future Palestinian State. In a Cairo speech, Abbas said, ‘Jerusalem […]

Abbas Rips Into Trump: Palestinians Are Original Canaanites, Were in Jerusalem Before the Jews

Haaretz reports: “Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas lashed out on Wednesday at U.S. President Donald Trump over his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. In Cairo, Abbas also said that the Palestinians were the ‘original […]

Iranian Protesters Say ‘Thank You President Trump’ for Human Rights Stance reports: “Protesters in Iran thanked President Donald Trump for his vocal support for their cause in a message published this weekend, in which they also called on him to impose stronger sanctions, including for […]

Palestinian Journalist: Judaism Is A ‘Religion Of Hatred’ Worse Than Nazism reports: “Judaism is a ‘religion of hatred’ that is more cruel than Nazism, a Palestinian columnist claimed in an anti-Semitic oped translated last week by the Middle East Media Research Institute. Writing in the […]

Reports: Iran Tortures Two Young Protesters to Death in Prison, Raising Death Toll to 25 reports: “Two activists arrested and charged for participating in the widespread protests calling for the demise of Iran’s Islamic regime were reportedly tortured to death in prison in Iranian Kurdistan. Saro Ghahremani, a Kurdish […]

PLO calls on PA to renounce recognition of Israel

Israel National News reports: “The Palestine Liberation Organization has called on the Palestinian Authority to renounce its recognition of Israel, a quarter century after the signing of the first Oslo Accords, which established the PA […]

‘Bow to Boko Haram’: Abducted Chibok Girls Resurface in Video reports: “The Islamic State affiliate Boko Haram reportedly released a video Monday showing some of the women and girls of the hundreds abducted from Chibok, Nigeria, in 2014, all asserting they would never return […]

Toronto police say scissor attack on a girl’s hijab ‘did not happen’

BBC News reports: “Canadian police say an alleged scissor attack on an 11-year-old girl’s hijab never happened. The girl made headlines last week after she said a man came up to her and tried to […]

Weekly Newsletter – January 15, 2017

  • Triumphant in Travail
  • Count It All Joy
  • Letters we Love
  • The Rapture Generation
  • Addictions

Pentagon, Japan Talk Military Cooperation in Space reports: “US Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan and Japan’s Space Policy Minister Masaji Matsuyama have discussed how to advance cooperation in space amid tensions in the Asia-Pacific region. ‘The officials discussed the importance of […]

Hawaii ‘missile alert’ sparks anger, demands for answers reports: “Authorities faced anger and demands for answers Sunday after a false alarm about an incoming ballistic missile caused panic in Hawaii, a Pacific archipelago already on edge over fears of a North Korean […]