Category: Global News

Abbas vows not to let Hamas keep armed forces in Gaza

The Times of Israel reports: “Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said that he would not be prepared to accept Hamas keeping its armed forces in Gaza like Hezbollah does in Lebanon and demanded  ‘full control’ […]

Las Vegas shooting: At least 50 dead, more than 200 injured in massacre

Fox News reports: “A gunman turned a Las Vegas concert into a killing field Sunday night, murdering at least 50 people and injuring more than 200 others in the deadliest mass shooting in modern United […]

Mexico Quake Toll at 361; Eight Still Missing in Collapsed Building

Voice of America News reports: “The death toll from Mexico’s magnitude 7.1 earthquake rose to 361 on Sunday after another casualty was confirmed in the capital, where a search continued at a collapsed seven-story office […]

Islamic State Regrouping in Libyan Desert, Experts Warn

Voice of America News reports: “As the Islamic State group faces military defeats in Syria and Iraq, the group has an eye on war-torn Libya, hoping to re-emerge there and organize in the country’s desert, […]

Thinking the unthinkable in China: Abandoning North Korea

SpaceDaily.com reports: “North Korea’s nuclear antics have rattled its alliance with China to the point that Beijing is allowing the previously unthinkable to be discussed: Is it time to prepare for the renegade regime’s collapse? […]

Egypt Reportedly Ordered 30,000 Rockets From North Korea in $23m Deal Foiled by U.S.

Haaretz reports: “Egyptian business executives ordered $23 million worth of rockets from North Korea for the Egyptian army in a complex and illicit arrangement that was thwarted by U.S. intelligence services, The Washington Post reported […]

Edmonton: Five injured in Canada ‘terror’ incidents

BBC News reports: “Canadian police have confirmed they are investigating possible acts of terrorism after multiple incidents in Edmonton, Alberta, on Saturday night. They said a police officer controlling traffic at a Canadian Football League […]

Terror in France: Man Shot by Army in Marseilles Railway Station After Stabbing Passers-by to Death

Breitbart.com reports: “French prosecutors say a man has been shot dead at the Saint-Charles railway station in Marseilles, after he attacked passers-by with a knife. Official sources indicate that the attacker was eliminated by army […]

Nasrallah threatens Israel from his bunker

Israel National News reports: “Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah spoke this morning from the bunker in which he is currently taking refuge and threatened war against Israel. According to the Hezbollah-affiliated Al-Manar, Nasrallah addressed Israeli citizens, […]

Abbas: I will continue terrorist payments

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas reiterated his support for Arabs who were captured or killed while committing terrorist attacks against Israeli citizens. In an interview with Al-Quds Al-Arabi, Abbas stated that, […]

Iran Accused of Recruiting Afghan Children to Fight in Syria

Voice of America News reports: “An international rights defender has accused Iran of committing war crimes by recruiting and sending Afghan immigrant children ‘as young as 14’ to fight in Syria alongside government forces. In […]