Category: Global News

PA accuses Israel of ‘escalation’

Israel National News reports: “The Palestinian Authority Ramallah-based cabinet on Wednesday condemned what it described as ‘the ongoing Israeli escalation against our people who stand firm in Gaza, which is under siege.’ Yusuf al-Mahmoud, a […]

Netanyahu in Gaza region: ‘Israel will act with great force’

Israel National News reports: “Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu held a security assessment in the Gaza Division on Wednesday afternoon, with the participation of the defense minister, the deputy chief of staff, the head of the […]

‘Anti-racism’ rally in Berlin calls for destruction of Israel

The Jerusalem Post reports: “A march estimated by police to have included 100,000 demonstrators took place in Germany’s capital on Saturday to protest right-wing extremism. Speakers urged the obliteration of the Jewish state and support […]

U.S. envoy Haley: Palestine is not any state at all

The Jerusalem Post reports: “The United States does not recognize Palestine as a state, its envoys said on Tuesday as they opposed United Nations General Assembly move to enhance the stature of the Palestinian Authority. […]

Hamas unfazed by Liberman’s threats

Israel National News reports: “The Hamas terrorist organization was unfazed on Tuesday by the threats made by Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman against the group. Liberman, speaking following an assessment of the situation in Gaza, made […]

‘Israel sliding into war with Gaza’

Israel National News reports: “Israeli lawmakers called on the government to retaliate against the Hamas terror organization following a rocket attack on the city of Beer Sheva overnight, warning that Israel was in danger of […]

Christians Charged with ‘Inciting a Muslim to Change Religion’ in Algeria reports: “Algerian authorities have set a court date to try five Christians accused of ‘inciting a Muslim to change his religion,’ a criminal offence, and ‘performing religious worship in an unauthorized place.’ The five […]

Australia considers following US on Jerusalem embassy

BBC News reports: “Australia will consider recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and moving its embassy there from Tel Aviv, Prime Minister Scott Morrison says. If acted upon, the move would follow a recent policy shift […]

Arab states warn Australia not to recognize Jerusalem

Israel National News reports: “Diplomats from across the Arab world warned Australia on Tuesday that Canberra risked both its relations with Arab states as well as the viability of the peace process in the Middle […]

U.S. designates Hezbollah a ‘transnational criminal organization’

Israel National News reports: “US Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday designated five groups, including Hezbollah, as transnational criminal organizations to target with tougher investigations and prosecutions, Reuters reported. In addition to Hezbollah, Sessions also […]

Hamas: Israel’s ‘empty threats’ don’t scare Palestinians

The Jerusalem Post reports: “A senior Egyptian delegation is scheduled to visit Ramallah on Thursday in a last-ditch effort to avert a military confrontation in the Gaza Strip and end the Hamas-Fatah rift. The delegation […]

Koreas and UN Command discuss demilitarising border reports: “The two Koreas and the US-led United Nations Command held talks Tuesday on demilitarising a section of the heavily fortified border dividing the peninsula, as a diplomatic thaw gathers pace. ‘The three parties […]