Category: Global News

Russia: Change in Golan Heights status a violation of agreements

Israel National News reports: “Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday warned Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu against changing the status quo of the Golan Heights, Sputnik reported. According to Lavrov, ‘Any change in the […]

Netanyahu: Russian missiles in Syria won’t deter us

Israel National News reports: “Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said he told Russia’s vice premier in talks on Tuesday that Israel must continue to hit hostile targets in Syria, despite Moscow’s decision to equip the Assad […]

Merkel and Abbas express support for ‘two-state solution’

Israel National News reports: “German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke with Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas by telephone days after saying she would push him to return to negotiations with Israel, The Associated Press reported […]

Pakistan delays decision on whether Christian woman will face death penalty for blasphemy against Islam reports: “The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday delayed its ruling concerning the final appeal of a Christian woman who’s been facing the death penalty since 2010 for blasphemy against Islam. The three-judge panel […]

Education minister condemns Hitler comparison at University of Michigan

Israel National News reports: “Minister of Education and Diaspora Affairs Naftali Bennett, has sent a letter to the president of the University of Michigan, following reports that a lecturer at the school used an image […]

U.S. accuses Iran of having ‘unclean hands’

Israel National News reports: “The United States on Monday accused Tehran of having ‘unclean hands’ as it fought an Iranian court bid to unfreeze billions of dollars earmarked by Washington for terror victims, AFP reported. […]

Hamas: Use weapons against Israel

Israel National News reports: “Fathi Hamad, a member of the Hamas political bureau, said on Monday that the so-called ‘March of the Return’ processions would continue until their goals are achieved. The violent riots take […]

Ukraine launches large-scale air exercises with NATO countries reports: “Ukraine on Monday began a series of large-scale air force exercises with the United States and other NATO countries, the defence ministry said. The ‘Clear Sky 2018’ war games, which will run until […]

Pompeo says Kim ‘ready’ to invite inspectors to nuclear site reports: “International inspectors will be allowed into North Korea’s dismantled nuclear testing site, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday, after a meeting with Kim Jong Un in which he said ‘significant progress’ […]

China tells Pompeo U.S. must stop ‘misguided actions’ reports: “China’s chief diplomat told his US counterpart that Washington must stop its ‘misguided actions’ in a tense exchange on Monday, days after a blistering US denunciation of the Asian power’s global and domestic […]

Taliban Vows To Attack and Disrupt Afghan Elections

Voice of America News reports: “The Taliban has ordered its fighters to attack authorities and security forces who are helping organize this month’s parliamentary elections in Afghanistan, denouncing the process as ‘fake’ and ‘completely bogus.’ […]

India Seals Deal for Russian Air Defense Systems During Putin Visit

Voice of America News reports: “India has signed a deal worth more than $5 billion to buy five sophisticated air defense missile systems from Russia that could trigger sanctions by the United States. The agreement […]