Month: February 2020

Weekly Newsletter – February 24, 2020

  • Jerusalem
  • Somebody’s Children
  • Letters We Love
  • Revelation Rumblings
  • Enemies of the Cross

Report: Israeli aircraft carry out attack in Syria

Israel National News  reports: “Syrian television reported on Thursday night that Israeli helicopters attacked Syrian army targets in the Quneitra area. The aircraft reportedly came from the Golan Heights area. It was also reported that […]

Navy: Chinese warship fired laser at U.S. aircraft

SpaceWar.com reports: “A Chinese warship fired a weapons-grade laser at a U.S. naval patrol aircraft in international airspace last week, the U.S. Navy said Thursday, chastising the Asian nation’s actions as ‘unsafe and unprofessional.’ Navy […]

Russia successfully test fires Tsirkon hypersonic cruise missile

SpaceWar.com reports: “Russia has successfully test-launched its Tsirkon hypersonic cruise missile from a ship for the first time and is planning more tests from nuclear submarines. The missile was fired from the frigate Admiral Gorshkov […]

Iran open to ‘any initiative’ after talks to save nuclear deal

SpaceWar.com reports: “Iran said on Wednesday it was open ‘to any initiative’ as Western powers stepped up efforts to save a 2015 deal to curb Tehran’s nuclear ambitions — on life support since a 2018 […]

People with Down’s syndrome plead with Prime Minister not to change abortion law

ChristianToday.com reports: “A letter urging Boris Johnson not to allow abortions up to birth for Down’s syndrome babies has been signed by over 2,000 people with the condition and their families.  The open letter has been […]

Cleft lip abortions increase 150%

ChristianToday.com reports: “The number of abortions performed on unborn babies with cleft lip and palate has increased 150% since 2011, in England & Wales. The new figures, released in response to a parliamentary question by pro-life MP […]

World powers ‘seriously concerned’ over Iranian violations of nuclear deal

Israel National News reports: “The world powers that remain party to the nuclear deal with Iran on Wednesday expressed ‘serious concerns’ Wednesday about Tehran’s violations of the pact, while acknowledging that time was running out […]

Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia suspends entry for pilgrims visiting holy sites

BBC.com reports: “Saudi Arabia has temporarily halted the entry of pilgrims entering the country to visit holy sites, in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus. The Saudi government said it would suspend visas […]

U.S. blacklists Hezbollah-affiliated companies

Israel National News reports: “The United States on Wednesday added a host of Lebanese individuals and entities it said were linked to the Martyrs Foundation to its designated list of ‘global terrorists’, Reuters reports. US […]

Foreign minister condemns Sanders’ ‘shocking’ comment on US embassy

The Times of Israel reports: “Foreign Minister Israel Katz on Wednesday slammed US Democratic front-runner Bernie Sanders for his ‘shocking’ remark at Tuesday’s party debate that, if elected president, he would consider moving the US […]

Iran nuclear deal commission meets to try to save accord

SpaceWar.com reports: “The remaining parties to the faltering Iran nuclear deal will meet in Vienna on Wednesday in their first gathering after Britain, France and Germany launched a dispute process over Tehran’s successive pullbacks. The […]