Category: Global News

Beirut explosion: Dozens still missing as death toll rises

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Over 100 people have died and 4,000 people were injured as search and rescue efforts continued on Wednesday after a massive explosion at a warehouse at Beirut’s port shook Lebanon’s capital […]

U.S. tests intercontinental ballistic missile

SpaceWar.com reports: “The United States on Tuesday successfully tested an unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in a launch directed from an airborne command center, the Air Force said. The missile was launched at […]

Pentagon makes case for sea-launched nuclear cruise missile

SpaceWar.com reports: “The Pentagon is making a public case for the adoption of a sea-launched nuclear cruise missile, which it says would more effectively deter Russia in the Baltic region. The Department of Defense posted […]

UN report: North Korea pressing on with its nuclear program

Israel National News reports: “North Korea is pressing on with its nuclear weapons program and several countries believe it has ‘probably developed miniaturized nuclear devices to fit into the warheads of its ballistic missiles,’ according […]

Israel strikes Syria in response to attempted terrorist attack

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The IDF carried out airstrikes against targets belonging to the Syrian military in southern Syria on Monday night, in response to an attempted terrorist attack that was thwarted along the Syrian border […]

Palestinians: Israel is ‘secretly’ imposing annexation plan

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Palestinian officials claimed on Tuesday that Israel is ‘secretly’ implementing its plan to apply sovereignty to portions of the West Bank and said they would pursue their efforts to foil the […]

US slaps sanctions on Chinese paramilitary body in Xinjiang

SpaceWar.com reports: “The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on a major paramilitary group with vast interests in China’s northwestern region of Xinjiang, accusing it of abuses against Uighurs and other mostly Muslim groups. The […]

Jordan reiterates to Israel, Al-Aqsa is a place for Muslim worship only

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The Kingdom of Jordan has requested that Israel ‘respect the sanctity’ of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem and the status quo, after it recently reopened to Muslim worshipers following a two-month […]

Israel strikes Hamas sites in Gaza following rocket fire

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Israel Air Force jets struck several Hamas sites in the central and southern Gaza Strip early Monday morning after a rocket was fired from the coastal enclave towards southern Israel, as […]

Senior official: ‘If Hezbollah attacks, we’ll see unusual action from IDF against Lebanon’

Israel National News reports: “Defense Minister Benny Gantz (Blue and White) on Thursday ordered the IDF to prepare a response targeting Lebanon, in case Hezbollah harms IDF soldiers or Israeli citizens, Israel Hayom reported. According […]

Iran’s Khamenei rejects talks with US over missile, nuclear programs

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, ruled out negotiations with the United States over Tehran’s ballistic missile and nuclear programs on Friday and urged Iranians to resist US pressure. ‘America’s brutal […]

India uses arrival of new fighter jets to warn China

SpaceDaily.com reports: “The first five Rafale fighter jets bought from France in a multi-billion-dollar deal landed in India on Wednesday, and the defence minister used their arrival to launch a veiled warning to neighbouring China […]