Category: Global News

The other crisis: Locusts imperil millions in Africa

The EU Observer reports: “The idea that a butterfly flapping its wings can cause a hurricane on the other side of the globe is a commonplace of so-called ‘chaos theory’ in physics. But theory aside, […]

Iranian launch of satellite may violate U.N. resolution

SpaceWar.com reports: “France and Germany joined the United States in condemning Iran’s launch of a military satellite, suggesting it was a violation of a United Nations resolution. Iran launched its Nour-1 military satellite on a […]

Iranian military: We will never be a source of conflict

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s military said on Monday it will never be a source of conflict in the Gulf, in what appears to be a bid to ease tensions after several high-seas incidents involving […]

Pompeo: Iran’s space program is dangerous – not peaceful

Israel National News reports: “US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Monday that Iran’s burgeoning space program is ‘dangerous’, adding that the recent successful launch of a military satellite proves that Tehran has concealed development […]

Incendiary kites – near Ben Gurion Airport

Israel National News reports: “Incendiary kites and balloons landed in three locations in Lod, including near a local high school and just five kilometers (three miles) from Ben Gurion International Airport. Lod Mayor Yair Revivo […]

Syria says 4 pro-Iran fighters, 3 civilians dead in exchange of fire with Israel

The Times of Israel reports: “Seven people — four pro-Iranian fighters and three Syrian civilians — were killed during an exchange of fire between the Israeli and Syrian militaries on Monday, according to reports from […]

Islamic State cell planned to murder critic of Islam in Germany

The Jerusalem Post reports: “A cell of Tajiki members of the Islamic State terrorist organization planned to execute a critic of Islam in Germany. The German paper Kölner Stadt-Anzeiger reported in mid-April that the now-arrested […]

Iranian general threatens: We’ll destroy US warships

Israel National News reports: “The head of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards threatened on Thursday that Iran will destroy US warships if its security is threatened in the Persian Gulf. ‘I have ordered our naval forces […]

EU warns Israel: Annexation would be serious violation of international law

Israel National News reports: “The European Union warned Israel Thursday against applying sovereignty over portions of Judea and Samaria, vowing to ‘closely monitor’ Israeli moves in the area. In a statement released Thursday afternoon, EU […]

Iran vows new satellite launch citing no international ban

SpaceWar.com reports: “Previously, the US condemned Iran’s launch of a military satellite into low orbit, claiming that the act violated a UN Security Council resolution. Iran’s Foreign Ministry has stated that its recent launch of […]

PA TV: Al-Aqsa is more precious than your children

Israel National News reports: “A filler between broadcasts on official PA TV reinforces the PA’s message to Palestinian Arabs that the Islamic holy places and the struggle for ‘Palestine’ are worth the sacrifice of their […]

U.S. ‘Strongly Opposes China’s Bullying’ in the South China Sea

Voice of America News reports: “The United States is accusing China of taking advantage of the COVID-19 outbreak and increasing its military activities near Taiwan and in the South China Sea.  ‘The United States strongly […]