Month: November 2019

Space-based radar suggests North Korean nuke equivalent to ’17 Hiroshimas’

SpaceDaily.com reports: “North Korea withdrew from the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons in 2003. It subsequently developed nuclear weapons, with five underground nuclear tests culminating in a suspected thermonuclear explosion (a hydrogen bomb) […]

Islamic Jihad adds new rocket to arsenal

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The Al-Quds Brigades, the military wing of Palestinian Islamic Jihad, announced the introduction of the new Buraq 120 rocket to its arsenal on Thursday, according the Shehab News Agency. ‘We announce […]

Netanyahu: Israel’s enemies got the message, we can reach anyone

Israel National News reports: “Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu held a security tour Thursday afternoon of a missile intercept control center and an Iron Dome battery. IDF air defense commander Brig.-Gen. Ran Kochav briefed the Prime […]

Pompeo: We’ll keep fighting ISIS

Israel National News reports: “US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed on Thursday that the United States will keep fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) group, reassuring worried allies who convened in Washington. ‘The United States […]

The deterrence worked: Hamas refused to join the fighting

Israel National News reports: “Dr. Eran Lerman, former Deputy Head of the National Security Council and the Vice President of the Jerusalem Institute for Security and Strategy, told Arutz Sheva that Israel not only won […]

IDF attacks Islamic Jihad targets

Israel National News reports: “The IDF attacked terrorist targets belonging to the Islamic Jihad in the Gaza Strip overnight Thursday, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit said. According to an IDF statement, IDF fighter jets and aircraft […]

China launches new remote-sensing satellite

SpaceDaily.com reports: “China sent a new remote sensing satellite into planned orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Wednesday. The Jilin-1 Gaofen 02A, which belongs to the Jilin-1 satellite family, was […]

‘Islamic Jihad’s demands prove Israel was successful’

Israel National News reports: “A senior Israeli official responded on Wednesday evening to the Islamic Jihad’s demands for a ceasefire. ‘Islamic Jihad wants a ceasefire and therefore tries to create a misrepresentation as if it […]

Jordanian TV host: Gouge out the eyes of the Zionists

Israel National News reports: “Jordanian TV host Rana Hmouz said in a show which aired Tuesday on Jordan Today TV that the recent transfer of the enclaves of Tzofar and Naharayim from Israeli to Jordanian […]

Israel-Gaza ‘ceasefire begins’ after two days of fighting

BBC.com reports: “A ceasefire between Israel and militants in Gaza has come into effect after two days of the most intense fighting for months. Egyptian and Palestinian sources said the truce began at 05:30 (03:30 […]

Syria, Russian Missiles on Agenda for Trump-Erdogan Talks

Voice of America News reports: “Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits the White House for talks Wednesday with U.S. President Donald Trump, with the two leaders likely to discuss Turkey’s incursion in northern Syria and […]

Is the U.S. bracing for a space war with Russia and China?

SpaceDaily.com reports: “In July, the Russian Defence Ministry lambasted American plans to use space as a theatre of war, condemning Washington for its refusal to engage in the Moscow-Beijing talks on the non-deployment of weapons […]