Category: Global News

Eiffel Tower evacuated after suspect shouts ‘Allahu Akbar’

Israel National News reports: “Paris police evacuated the Eiffel Tower Wednesday afternoon, following a bomb threat to the landmark site. Initial reports say a suspect shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’, and threatened to ‘blow everything up’. BFM […]

Families of Missing IS Victims Beg for Answers as New Mass Graves Discovered in Northeast Syria

Voice of America News reports: “As local authorities in northeastern Syria announce the discovery of new mass graves belonging to the victims of Islamic State in Raqqa, families whose loved ones disappeared during the group’s […]

US issues security alert for citizens in Bahrain

Israel National News reports: “The United States Embassy in Bahrain on Monday warned American citizens in the Gulf kingdom of the ‘need for caution’, days after Manama signed a US-backed deal with Israel. ‘The Embassy […]

Khamenei says war with Iraq proved Iran can defend itself

SpaceWar.com reports: “Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday said the Islamic republic’s 1980-88 war with Iraq showed the country can defend itself, without directly addressing the current circumstances. ‘Trying for eight years, doing […]

China ‘must back off’, says Taiwan

SinoDaily.com reports: “Taiwan on Tuesday demanded that China ‘back off’ and accused it of threatening peace, after a Beijing official rejected a largely respected marine boundary following recent incursions. Foreign minister Joseph Wu urged Beijing […]

PA: We will protect the land and Al-Aqsa

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority (PA) cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh accuses the US administration of pressuring the PA both politically and economically. Speaking at the start of the PA cabinet meeting on Monday, Shtayyeh […]

ANALYSIS: Iran threatens terror over Arab Israeli peace deal

Israel National News reports: “Barely a week after Israel signed peace agreements with Arab Gulf states United Arab Emirates and Bahrain Iran is threatening the two Sunni Arab countries and says it could stage attacks […]

Iraqi politician calls for normalization of ties with Israel

WND.com reports: “After President Trump put his signature on historic agreements normalizing relations between Israel and two Gulf nations, he said five or six other nations could follow suit. One could be Iraq, if the […]

Increase in China’s Warplane Activity Starts to Unnerve Taiwanese

Voice of America News reports: “The increasing number of air force incursions from China is starting to fray nerves among ordinary Taiwanese, who wonder if their heavily armed political rival finally plans to attack after […]

Iran says US faces ‘maximum isolation’ as world powers dismiss sanctions

SpaceWar.com reports: “Iran said Sunday its arch-foe the United States is facing ‘maximum isolation’ after major powers dismissed a unilateral US declaration that UN sanctions on Tehran were back in force. Washington said the sanctions […]

Putin says Russia was forced to create hypersonic weapons after US withdrew from treaty

SpaceWar.com reports: “Russia unveiled half a dozen cutting edge strategic weapons systems, including the Kinzhal air-launched hypersonic missile and the ICBM-launched Avangard hypersonic glide vehicle, in 2018, in response to US efforts to build a […]

Rouhani says Iran will give ‘crushing response’ to U.S. bullying

YnetNews.com reports: “Iran will give a ‘crushing response’ to the United States’ ‘bullying’ after it said it had reimposed U.N. sanctions on Tehran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday. Washington earlier declared all U.N. […]