Month: May 2020

Virus, Heat Wave And Locusts Form Perfect Storm in India

Voice of America News reports: “As if the coronavirus wasn’t enough, India grappled with scorching temperatures and the worst locust invasion in decades as authorities prepared for the end of a months long lockdown despite […]

Rebuilt Islamic State Growing ‘More Brazen’ in Syria, Iraq

Voice of America News reports: “Fighters and followers of the Islamic State, undaunted by the collapse of the terror group’s self-declared caliphate in Syria and Iraq, are growing bolder and more dangerous, according to recent […]

Islamic State Calls Coronavirus Pandemic a Plague of Biblical Proportions

Voice of America News reports: “The Islamic State is promising the terror group’s enemies will be struck down by the coronavirus pandemic much like the Bible says Egypt’s pharaoh was devastated by the 10 plagues.  […]

Iran says it will continue nuclear work despite US sanctions

The Times of Israel reports: “Iran said Friday its experts would continue nuclear development activities, despite sanctions imposed earlier this week on their fellow scientists by the United States. State TV cited a statement from […]

Iran warns US: Wherever you are, we are right next to you

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Revolutionary Guards on Thursday warned the United States against its naval presence in the Gulf as they received 110 new combat vessels, AFP reported. The vessels included Ashura-class speedboats, Zolfaghar […]

18-year-old woman killed by brother for marrying older man

The Jerusalem Post reports: “An 18-year-old woman was murdered by her brother, who set her on fire, for marrying an older man in a reported ‘honor killing’, Al-Arabiya reported. Her brother was reportedly taken into […]

Navy accuses Russia of third ‘unsafe’ intercept of U.S. plane in two months

SpaceWar.com reports: “The U.S. Navy accused the Russian military of unsafe flying during an interception of a Navy plane over the Mediterranean Sea for the third time in two months. A P-8A flying in the […]

Multiple nations plan military exercise in South China Sea

SpaceWar.com reports: “China’s two aircraft carriers will be deployed in August near Taiwanese waters for military exercises, according to reports. The aircraft carriers Liaoning and Shandong will be deployed together in the Yellow Sea’s Bohai […]

PA: Recognition of Palestine will thwart annexation

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority (PA) cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh on Wednesday called on countries in the European Union to hurry up and recognize a Palestinian state. Speaking through Zoom with a number of […]

U.S. demanding Israel drop claims to areas beyond sovereignty plan

Israel National News reports: “The Trump administration has called for the boundaries set by Israel’s sovereignty plan to become Israel’s eastern border, with Israel agreeing to give up its demands to apply sovereignty over the […]

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah warns of ‘great war’ on all fronts with Israel

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Marking 20 years since Israel’s withdrawal from Lebanon, Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah warned Israel of ‘the great war that will open all fronts at once,’ saying that it would be ‘the […]

Russia begins building first stealth bomber

SpaceDaily.com reports: “Russia has begun manufacturing the prototype of its first strategic stealth bomber, state news agency TASS reported on Tuesday, as the country presses ahead with the modernisation of its military. Quoting defence industry […]