Category: Global News

Christchurch shootings: 49 dead in New Zealand mosque attacks

BBC News reports: “Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison described one alleged gunman, who had Australian citizenship, […]

Danon: UN must recognize Hamas as a terrorist organization

Israel National News reports: “Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Danny Danon on Friday demanded the UN condemn Gaza’s rocket attacks on Israel and recognize Hamas as a terror organization. ‘From within a civilian […]

Hamas vows to act against those responsible for rocket attack

Israel National News reports: “The Hamas-run ‘interior ministry’ in Gaza vowed on Thursday night that it would take action against those responsible for the rocket fire on central Israel, Channel 13 News reports. ‘The rocket […]

China is overtaking U.S. in artificial intelligence reports: “China is poised to overtake the United States in artificial intelligence with a surge in academic research on the key technology, an analysis published Wednesday showed. The analysis by the Allen Institute for […]

Israel, Hamas reportedly agree to ceasefire after rockets fired at Tel Aviv

The Times of Israel reports: “Israel and Hamas have agreed to a ceasefire, the Kan public broadcaster and Palestinian media reported Friday. Israel has not confirmed the reports. The reported de-escalation came after two rockets […]

Vimeo yanks church account for opposing homosexuality reports: “The video-hosting platform Vimeo canceled the account of a church that posted videos of a Bible conference that included teaching on homosexuality. Vimeo informed Fairview Baptist Church of Edmond, Oklahoma, that the videos […]

Growing suspicion: Iran to manufacture missiles in Syria

Israel National News reports: “Suspicions that Iran is building a plant to manufacture precision missiles in Syria continue to grow. ImageSat International has published satellite images showing the factory building in Syria, where a missile […]

50 Iranian drones conduct massive ‘way to Jerusalem’ exercise

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Iran’s Defense Ministry announced on Thursday that it had launched a massive exercise involving 50 drones that are based on a US Sentinel drone the Iranians captured in 2011. The Islamic […]

Crumbling Islamic State Tells Jihadists: Attack ‘Europe, the World’ to Avenge Losses reports: “Besieged Islamic State terrorists in eastern Syria on Wednesday called on jihadists around the world in general – and Europe in particular – to carry out attacks to avenge their devastating losses. The […]

South Korea Warns Pyongyang: Rocket Launch Would Be ‘Catastrophic’ for Diplomacy reports: “South Korea issued an unusually stern warning to North Korea on Tuesday as a national security adviser to President Moon Jae-in said it would be a ‘big disaster’ and ‘catastrophic’ to diplomacy if […]

Clashes Erupt After Israel Closes Jerusalem Holy Site

Voice of America News reports: “Israeli officials closed Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site, revered by Jews and Muslims, after a firebomb was thrown at a police station on the compound. Police on Tuesday clashed with […]

U.S. Official: Iranian Regime Wants Iraq to Become a Province of Iran

Voice of America News reports: “U.S. Special Representative for Iran, Brian Hook, blasted Iranian President Hassan Rouhani’s visit to Iraq and accused his government of trying to control Iraq by fueling sectarian conflict in the […]