Category: Global News

Hamas calls for Arab summit against Israel

Israel National News reports: “Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh is calling on leaders of Arab and Islamic countries to act urgently to thwart Israel’s plan to apply sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria. The Hamas […]

Iran preparing for confrontation with US?

Israel National News reports: “As tensions remain high between Iran and the US, the Islamic Republic appears to have constructed a new mock-up of an aircraft carrier off its southern coast for potential live-fire drills, […]

Russia angles for bilateral arms control talks with US, without China

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Russian media has been emphasizing that China will not take part in any trilateral arms control talks later this month with the US and Russia. The recent news came after surprising […]

North Korea halts all communications with South in row over leafleting

BBC.com reports: “North Korea has said it will cut off all inter-Korean communication lines with the South, including a hotline between the two nations’ leaders. The North said this was the first in a series […]

Hamas: Annexation will lead to intifada

Israel National News reports: “The Hamas organization on Monday warned of the consequences of Israel applying sovereignty over parts of Judea and Samaria as part of the US administration’s ‘Deal of the Century’ peace initiative. […]

PA threatens to cancel recognition of Israel

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority (PA) cabinet leader Mohammad Shtayyeh warned on Monday that if Israel fulfills its intention to apply sovereignty over Judea and Samaria, the PLO may cancel its recognition of Israel. […]

Hezbollah Called to Reform Amid Protests, Political Pressure, Possible Sanctions 

Voice of America News reports: “Protests in Beirut in recent days over government corruption and mismanagement quickly escalated into rioting and sectarian violence that included clashes between Shi’ite Hezbollah supporters and other demonstrators. Analysts say there […]

Despite Israeli strikes, Iranian forces massing on Syrian border

Israel National News reports: “Multiple drones reportedly belonging to the Israeli Air Force (IAF) carried out a new series of airstrikes against Iranian-backed militias in the area of Deir Ez-Zur in eastern Syria over the […]

Egypt Proposes Libya Cease-fire, Calls for Withdrawal of Mercenaries

Voice of America News reports: “As forces loyal to the internationally recognized Libyan government in Tripoli gain more ground near the capital from forces under eastern military commander General Khalifa Haftar, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah […]

India, China seek to ‘peacefully resolve’ border face-off

SpaceWar.com reports: “India and China have agreed to ‘peacefully resolve’ a latest border flare-up that has heightened tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, New Delhi said Sunday, after a high-level meeting between army commanders. Tensions have […]

Iran prepares to confront Israel in Syria via Hezbollah

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Iran may be preparing for conflict with Israel in Syria and no longer will accept Israeli airstrikes on its warehouses without a response, a report over the weekend suggested. Veteran journalist […]

Palestinians advancing UN resolution against annexation, Israel says

The Times of Israel reports: “The Palestinian Authority is planning to get the United Nations General Assembly to condemn Israel’s plan to unilaterally annex parts of the West Bank, Jerusalem’s mission to the UN in New York said […]