Category: Global News

Deadly Blast Hits Afghan Funeral Service in Kabul

Voice of America News reports: “A suicide bombing at a funeral service in Kabul, Afghanistan, has killed at least six people and wounded nearly 90 others, but officials said high-ranking government officials and lawmakers attending […]

Ex-UN envoy: Trump should have kept promise to pull out of Iran nuke deal

The Jerusalem Post reports: “US President Donald Trump should have kept his election campaign promise to scrap the Iran nuclear deal ‘debacle,’ former US Ambassador to the UN John Bolton told the Jerusalem Post in […]

Al-Shabaab, Al-Qaeda Affiliate in Somalia: U.S. Is ‘Satan of Our Time’ reports: “The al-Qaeda offshoot group in East Africa al-Shabaab released a propaganda video in the first days of Ramadan condemning the United States as the ‘Satan of our time.’ The video urges Islamic extremists […]

Japan, U.S. conduct joint naval drill off Korean peninsula reports: “A pair of US aircraft carriers and Japanese naval vessels conducted a joint drill in waters off the Korean peninsula Thursday, in an apparent show of force days after the latest North Korean […]

Abbas pleased with Trump’s embassy decision

Israel National News reports: “The Palestinian Authority (PA) welcomed on Thursday the decision by U.S. President Donald Trump to delay moving the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Trump had earlier signed a waiver […]

Jerusalem on high alert for first Friday prayers of Ramadan

The Times of Israel reports: “Jerusalem police were on high alert for the first Friday prayers of the month-long Muslim holiday of Ramadan, as thousands of Palestinians from the West Bank and Gaza poured into […]

Eyewitnesses: Islamic State Jihadis Killing in Philippines as Young as 13 Years Old reports: “Civilians who have escaped the besieged city of Marawi in the southern Philippines say the Islamic State-affiliated jihadis fighting to establish a caliphate there are largely teenaged, with some as young as thirteen […]

Report: Worldwide Terrorism at All-Time High

Voice of America News reports: “Worldwide terrorism is at an all-time high, and violence cost the global economy $14.3 trillion last year, with a $2.5 trillion impact in the United States alone. These new figures […]

Palestinians oppose US solutions

Israel National News reports: “The PLO Action Committee met in Ramallah yesterday (Wednesday). The committee, headed by PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas, discussed the results of Abbas’s recent contacts on the international arena, including his discussions […]

Islamists from Across Europe Moving to UK for ‘Freedom’ to Practice Radical Islam reports: “A growing number of radical Muslims are flocking to move from France to Britain, where generous welfare payments, lack of scrutiny from the authorities, and the ease with which families can practice strict […]

Pentagon successfully tests ICBM defense system for first time

Reuters reports: “The U.S. military on Tuesday cheered a successful, first-ever missile defense test involving a simulated attack by an intercontinental ballistic missile, in a major milestone for a program meant to defend against a […]

Huge bomb in sewage tanker kills at least 80, wounds hundreds in Afghan capital

Reuters reports: “A powerful bomb hidden in a sewage tanker exploded in the morning rush hour in the centre of the Afghan capital on Wednesday, police said, killing at least 80 people, wounding hundreds and […]