Month: December 2023

Armenian Christians attacked in Jerusalem, some in serious condition

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Over 30 armed provocateurs wearing ski masks and some carrying lethal weapons attacked a group of Armenian bishops, priests, deacons, and other citizens on Thursday in the Old City of Jerusalem, […]

US warship shoots down drone, missile fired by Yemen’s Huthis

SpaceWar.com reports: “An American warship shot down a drone and an anti-ship ballistic missile fired Thursday by Yemen’s Iran-backed Huthi rebels, the US military said. The Huthis have repeatedly targeted vessels in the vital Red […]

Israel threatens to attack Hezbollah if world fails to halt attacks from Lebanon

SpaceWar.com reports: “A senior member of Israel’s war cabinet threatened military action to take out Hezbollah in southern Lebanon unless the Lebanese government and the international community take action to stop the militant group launching […]

Russia Launches Wave of Attacks Against Ukraine

Voice of America News reports: “Russia launched a wave of missile attacks on several Ukrainian cities Friday, killing at least 13 people and injuring at least 18 others, Ukrainian officials said. Authorities say the death […]

Russian Losses in Ukraine ‘Enormous,’ German General Says

Voice of America News reports: “Russia has suffered huge human and material losses in Ukraine and its army will emerge weakened from the conflict, a senior German military figure said in an interview published Friday. […]

Iran arms Hezbollah ahead of wider conflict with Israel

YnetNews.com reports: “Iran was set to deliver sophisticated weaponry to Hezbollah in Lebanon in preparation for an expanding confrontation with Israel, including precise weapons, mostly rockets, missiles and drones, to be used against Israeli cities […]

Iranians chant ‘Death to Israel’ at huge funeral of commander said killed by Israel

The Times of Israel reports: “Thousands massed Thursday in the Iranian capital for the funeral of senior Revolutionary Guard commander Razi Mousavi, three days after he was killed in Syria in what Tehran claims was […]

North Korea’s Kim calls for ‘accelerated’ war preparations

SpaceWar.com reports: “North Korean leader Kim Jong Un urged his party to ‘accelerate’ war preparations including its nuclear programme, state media said Thursday. The comments came just a week after Kim warned Pyongyang would not […]

Iran’s latest threat on Israel: An arsenal of nuclear weapons – analysis

The Jerusalem Post reports: “A report leaked by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Tuesday revealed that Iran has again sped up – or tripled – its pace of 60%-uranium enrichment at least as […]

Hezbollah rocks northern Israel with most attacks in single day of war

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Hezbollah on Wednesday unleashed multiple rounds of rocket attacks and multiple drone strikes reaching approximately three dozen total attacks on Israel, reportedly the most the group has launched in one day […]

Iran dismisses IAEA report: There’s nothing new here, we didn’t change anything

Israel National News reports: “Iran claimed on Wednesday there was ‘nothing new’ in an International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report which said it had recently accelerated production of highly enriched uranium after months of slowdown. […]

Mahmoud Abbas: Israel’s claim of self-defense is unacceptable

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas is calling for an absolute end to what he defines as ‘aggression against the Palestinian people’. In an interview with Egyptian television, Abbas praised Cairo’s position […]