Month: August 2018

Hamas: Western Wall belongs to Muslims

Israel National News reports: “The Hamas terror organization has decried any religious or historical connection between the Jewish People and the Land of Israel. Hamas’ Falestine newspaper on Saturday will publish a special edition dealing […]

Britain’s RAF intercepts six Russian bombers over Black Sea reports: “Britain’s Royal Air Force said Wednesday it had intercepted six Russian bomber planes flying close to NATO air space over the Black Sea. The Eurofighter Typhoons launched early Monday from their base in […]

U.S. blacklists Russian, Chinese companies for breaking North Korea embargo reports: “The US Treasury announced sanctions on Russian and Chinese companies Wednesday for violating the economic embargo on North Korea as Washington seeks to maintain pressure on Pyongyang over its nuclear program. The Treasury […]

Israel-Hamas ceasefire to last a year, deal includes sea lane to Cyprus

The Times of Israel reports: “A reported truce agreement aimed at calming weeks of border clashes and violent exchanges between Israel and Hamas on the border with the Gaza Strip will last for a year […]

Islamic State ‘Well-Positioned’ to Rebuild Caliphate

Voice of America News reports: “Destroying the Islamic State is proving more difficult than the United States and its allies envisioned, with the most recent intelligence assessments warning that the self-declared caliphate is well-positioned to […]

Taliban Stops Guaranteeing Safety of Red Cross Workers in Afghanistan

Voice of America News reports: “The Taliban says it has withdrawn its security assurances for the International Committee of the Red Cross staff working in Afghanistan. The insurgent group accused the neutral humanitarian group of […]

Go ahead, fornicate: Christian college drops morality code reports: “A Christian university in Canada has decided to eliminate its code of behavior – which had been mandatory – for students after a court ruling that a law society could deny its law-school […]

Judge: Prosecutors biased against religion of alleged jihad plotters reports: “The judge who ordered the release on a $20,000 signature bond of five Muslim defendants accused of abusing children and training them to shoot schoolteachers charged prosecutors who wanted the defendants to remain […]

CNN contributor: Criticism of Muslims ‘domestic terror’ reports: “A CNN contributor who also writes for a Pakistani newspaper says that people who criticize Muslims and their political agenda in the West are participating in “domestic terrorism.” It is Islamists, who sometimes […]

Judge releases Muslims who ‘trained school shooters’ reports: “A state judge with a history of issuing low bail to violent offenders set a $20,000 bail for five defendants arrested at a remote New Mexico compound where authorities say children were being […]

Mattis: U.S. Needs Space Force to Counter Russia, China

Voice of America News reports: “A U.S. Space Force is necessary to protect American satellites from being targeted by attack weapons in the hands of China and Russia, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday. Mattis’ […]

Turkey court rejects new appeal to release detained U.S. pastor

The Times of Israel reports: “A Turkish court on Wednesday rejected a new appeal to free US pastor Andrew Brunson, whose detention has sparked a severe crisis in relations between Turkey and the United States, […]