Category: Global News

Mike Pompeo warns ‘the clock is ticking’ on end of U.N. sanctions on Iran

The Jerusalem Post reports: “US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned in a Twitter post on Monday night that the duration of UN sanctions on Iran is about to end. ‘The clock is ticking. Time […]

Iran unveils ‘overhauled’ air defence system

SpaceDaily.com reports: “Iran unveiled a new air defence system on Saturday it says is capable of detecting missiles and drones at a range of 400 kilometres (250 miles), ISNA news agency reported. The ‘Falagh’ is […]

Jordan: Israel violating ‘sanctity of Al-Aqsa’

Israel National News reports: “Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi on Sunday condemned Israel following the violent clashes on the Temple Mount between Muslim worshipers and police officers. ‘We condemn Israel’s violations of sanctity of Al […]

Iranian FM calls for Muslim unity following Temple Mount riots

Israel National News reports: “Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Sunday commented on the riots which broke out on the Temple Mount when Muslim worshipers clashed with police officers in an attempt to prevent […]

Hezbollah MP: Israel preparing to start a war

Israel National News reports: “Mohammad Raad, a Lebanese lawmaker on behalf of Hezbollah, claimed on Sunday that Israel is preparing to start a war against Lebanon. ‘The Israeli enemy is preparing to wage a war […]

IRGC commander warns against Israeli presence in Gulf

Israel National News reports: “The commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard’s navy, Alireza Tangsiri, warned on Sunday that any presence by Israel in the Persian Gulf may set off a war. ‘Any illegitimate presence by […]

Islamic State Working to Make US Military’s Fears Come True

Voice of America News reports: “In the 4½ months since U.S.-backed forces declared victory over the Islamic State terror group’s last shred of territory in Syria, there has been a steady drumbeat of doubt. One […]

Islamic Jihad, Hamas threaten Israel after Jews ascend Temple Mount

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Islamic Jihad and Hamas threatened increased violence after 1,729 Jewish worshipers ascended the Temple Mount Sunday, according to police numbers cited by the Internal Security Ministry. Earlier in the day, Israel […]

US, Russia nuke tensions may be even worse than Iran threat – analysis

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The threat posed by a potential nuclear Iran is no laughing matter. But neither is the escalating threat of a nuclear exchange between the US and Russia. They are collectively in […]

North Korean leader inspects test of new weapon

Israel National News reports: “North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspected Saturday’s test of a new weapon, Reuters reported, citing the state news agency KCNA. North Korea fired two short-range missiles on Saturday, its fifth […]

Khamenei: ‘Deal of the Century’ doomed to fail

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Saturday called on all Muslims to support the Palestinian people in their opposition to the Trump administration’s so-called ‘Deal of the Century’ to solve […]

Iran: Israeli involvement in Gulf will have consequences

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Defense Minister, Amir Hatami, warned on Thursday that the formation of a US-led flotilla in the Gulf would ‘increase insecurity’ and that any Israeli involvement would have ‘disastrous consequences’ for […]