Category: Global News

Jordan’s Abdullah stresses sanctity of east Jerusalem in Trump meeting

The Jerusalem Post reports: “East Jerusalem must be the capital of a future independent Palestinian state, King Abdullah II of Jordan told US President Donald Trump on Monday in a meeting at the White House. […]

Thousands of Swedes are inserting microchips into themselves – here’s why

The National Post reports: “Thousands of people in Sweden have inserted microchips, which can function as contactless credit cards, key cards and even rail cards, into their bodies. Once the chip is underneath your skin, […]

Iraq PM and cleric Sadr agree alliance reports: “Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and nationalist cleric Moqtada Sadr on Saturday said they had formed an alliance in a bid to create a new government after May polls… After three hours of […]

Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport reports: “Two Israeli missiles struck targets near Damascus airport early Tuesday, Syrian state media said, while a monitoring group said they hit arms depots for Hezbollah. In a report in the early hours of […]

Unborn babies facing abortion equated with zombies reports: “A former evangelical psychologist claims in a piece for the leftist AlterNet site that unborn babies facing abortion are like ‘zombies.’ Valerie Tarico says they are no more human that the undead in […]

U.S. suspending more training exercises with South Korea reports: “The US and South Korea have agreed to indefinitely suspend two exchange program training exercises, to support diplomatic negotiations with North Korea, the Pentagon said Friday. The move comes after the two countries […]

Presbyterian Church USA passes anti-Israel resolutions

Israel National News reports: “The Presbyterian Church USA passed several resolutions critical of Israel at its biennial General Assembly. Among the 11 resolutions on Israel that the assembly dealt with late on Friday was one […]

Zarif: Failure to save nuclear deal would be very dangerous

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, warned on Sunday that failure to save the nuclear deal after the exit of the United States would be ‘very dangerous’ for Tehran, AFP reported. […]

Report: Israel hits targets in Sinai

Israel National News reports: “Israeli forces carried out strikes in the Egyptian-ruled Sinai Peninsula recently, targeting terrorist positions in northern Sinai, witnesses claimed. According to a report carried by the London-based Al-Araby Al-Jadeed media outlet […]

Turkey’s Erdogan claims election victory, opposition wary

Reuters reports: “Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling AK Party claimed victory in Turkey’s presidential and parliamentary polls on Sunday, overcoming the biggest electoral challenge to their rule in a decade and a half. The main […]

Pew: Religious Practice Faces Increasing Legal Restrictions Worldwide, Christians Hardest Hit reports: “In a study released this week, the Pew Research Center revealed that restrictions on religious belief and practice increased around the world for the second year in a row in 2016, the latest […]

IDF accuses Hamas of being behind Gaza ‘fire kite’ attacks

The Times of Israel reports: “The Israeli army on Sunday accused the Hamas terror group of directing ongoing airborne arson attacks from the Gaza Strip, identifying key figures suspected of being responsible for the project […]