Month: May 2019

Khamenei predicts demise of Israel and the US

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s youth will witness the demise of Israel and American civilization, the country’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday, according to Reuters. ‘You young people should be assured that […]

India claims new first for world’s fastest cruise missile

SpaceDaily.com reports: “India said the world’s fastest cruise missile passed another key test Wednesday when it successfully hit a land target after being fired from a fighter jet. India is developing the supersonic BrahMos missile […]

Russia, Pakistan call for international efforts to avoid military confrontation in space

SpaceDaily.com reports: “A month after Islamabad expressed concern over India’s anti-satellite missile test, Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday signed a joint statement on no-first placement of […]

Pakistan Tests Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile

Voice of America News reports: “Pakistan says it has successfully conducted a ‘training launch’ of a ballistic missile capable of carrying both nuclear and conventional warheads up to 1,500 kilometers. The move came amid Pakistan’s […]

Christianity is dying in Germany while Islam rises

Israel National News reports: “In 2001, then Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger told Peter Sewald: ‘The church will be reduced numerically. In a city like Magdeburg the percentage of Christians is only 8 percent of the total […]

Iranian court upholds prison sentences of two Christian converts

ChristianToday.com reports: “A court in Iran has upheld the prison sentences of two Christian converts involved in house churches.  Saheb Fadaie was sentenced to 18 months in prison and Fatemeh Bakhteri to 12 months last […]

U.S. suspects Syrian government may be using chemical weapons

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The United States sees signs the Syrian government may be using chemical weapons, including an alleged chlorine attack on Sunday in northwest Syria, the State Department said on Tuesday, warning that […]

Russian bombers, fighters intercepted off Alaska

SpaceDaily.com reports: “US fighters intercepted six Russian military aircraft in international airspace west of Alaska, and shadowed them until they exited the area, the North American Air Defense Command said Tuesday. The Russian aircraft included […]

Islamic State in Afghanistan Growing Bigger, More Dangerous

Voice of America News reports: “The collapse of the Islamic State’s self-declared caliphate in Syria and Iraq is doing little to slow down the terror group’s branch in Afghanistan. Newly unclassified intelligence suggests IS-Khorasan, as […]

UN Envoy: Islamic State Revival in Iraq Must Be Prevented

Voice of America News reports: “The U.N. envoy for Iraq is calling for ‘wide-based international support’ to prevent Islamic State extremists from regaining a foothold in the country. Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert also told the Security Council […]

Britain warns Iran: Don’t underestimate the U.S.

Israel National News reports: “British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Monday warned Iran not to underestimate the resolve of the US, warning that if American interests were attacked then Washington would retaliate. ‘I would say […]

Hezbollah deputy leader: U.S., Israel responsible for tensions

Israel National News reports: “Hezbollah deputy chief Naim Qassem on Monday accused the United States and Israel of being responsible for ‘the escalation and tensions in the region.’ ‘The rhetoric being used by this front […]