Category: Global News

Hamas, Fatah Reach Palestinian Reconciliation Deal in Cairo

Haaretz reports: “Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas have reached a reconciliation agreement, Hamas political chief Ismail Haniyeh announced on Thursday. The agreement, which follows two days of intensive negotiations at the headquarters of Egyptian intelligence […]

Hezbollah official: U.S. trying to ‘demonize’ the group

Israel National News reports: “A Hezbollah official said on Wednesday that the multimillion dollar reward offered by the Trump administration in return for information leading to the arrest of two senior members of the group […]

Rouhani: Blacklisting Revolutionary Guards a ‘mistake’

Israel National News reports: “Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday warned the United States against blacklisting the Revolutionary Guards, Reuters reported. U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to decertify Iran’s nuclear deal with world powers […]

Europe Expects More Terror Attacks, Even as IS Falters

Voice of America News reports: “Will the collapse of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, and the ending of the terror group’s caliphate make much difference when it comes to the recruitment and radicalization of […]

U.S. military flies bombers over Korean peninsula

Israel National News reports: “The U.S. military flew two Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers over the Korean peninsula in a show of force late on Tuesday, South Korea’s military said, according to Reuters. The two […]

Liberman: In next war, Syria and Lebanon will be 1 front

Israel National News reports: “Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Tuesday that Lebanon and Syria would constitute ‘one front’ against his country if a new war were to break out. Hezbollah terrorists and Israel fought […]

A Surprise From the Supervolcano Under Yellowstone

The New York Times reports: “Beneath Yellowstone National Park lies a supervolcano, a behemoth far more powerful than your average volcano. It has the ability to expel more than 1,000 cubic kilometers of rock and […]

Islamic State conflict ‘has displaced more than 5m Iraqis’

BBC News reports: “More than five million Iraqis have been displaced since so-called Islamic State (IS) took over large swathes of territory in 2014, the UN says. Lise Grande, the UN humanitarian coordinator for Iraq, […]

Russian mercenaries martyred by ISIS after refusing to recant Christian faith reports: “Two Russian mercenaries are believed to have been killed by ISIS after refusing to recant their faith and become Muslim. Roman Zabolotny, 39, and Grigory Tsurkanu, 38, were thought to be fighting for […]

North Korea ‘hackers steal US-South Korea war plans’

BBC News reports: “Hackers from North Korea are reported to have stolen a large cache of military documents from South Korea, including a plan to assassinate North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un. Rhee Cheol-hee, a South […]

Islamic State’s backdoor to the Philippines

Asia Times Online reports: “At every stroke of midnight, Sarangani Township on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao is plunged into darkness until the break of dawn as electricity is cut to save on scarce […]

Report: Iran tried to acquire nuke, missile technology 32 times

Israel National News reports: “The Iranian regime made dozens of attempts to acquire technology critical for its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs, Fox News reported Monday night, a possible violation of the 2015 Joint […]