Category: Global News

Iranian mosques in Austria, Germany: ‘Palestine is home of Palestinians’

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Iranian regime-controlled mosques in Vienna and Hamburg promote genocidal antisemitism against Israel, while the Imam Ali mosque in the Austrian capital propagates discrimination against women, according to a government report and […]

Egypt: Israel must not take action against Hamas leaders during negotiations

The Jerusalem Post reports: “Details of Egypt’s program for Hamas-Fatah reconciliation were presented on Tuesday to Israeli officials in Jerusalem by Major General Khaled Fawzy, the director of the Egyptian General Intelligence Directorate, Saudi news […]

Khamenei: America and Israel seek to create ‘new Israel’

Israel National News reports: “Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, on Wednesday equated Kurdish independence with the establishment of a ‘new Israel’ in the region. Speaking after a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan […]

North Korea chemical arms a concern for peace reports: “North Korea’s chemical weapons stockpile is a ‘concern for peace and stability’ on the Korean peninsula and beyond, the world’s chemical watchdog said Wednesday. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons’ director […]

North Korea: U.S. using new base in Israel to control Mideast

The Times of Israel reports: “North Korea has accused the US of using a newly-built American military facility in Israel in order to control the Middle East as part of its plan for ‘dominating the […]

Children in Bangladesh’s Rohingya Camps Draw Scenes of Horror

Voice of America News reports: “Houses set on fire. Helicopters firing from above. Residents fleeing gunfire and sword-wielding mobs. Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have accused Myanmar’s state security forces of numerous rights abuses in the […]

North Korea promises to bring ‘nuclear clouds’ to Japan, mocks PM as ‘headless chicken’ reports: “North Korea threatened to bring ‘nuclear clouds’ to Japan and mocked Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for acting like a ‘headless chicken’ at the United Nations General Assembly when the leader urged U.N. members […]

Israeli defence minister says Syria’s Assad ‘victorious’ reports: “Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Tuesday that President Bashar al-Assad has been ‘victorious’ in Syria’s civil war and was now being courted by former enemies. ‘Assad has emerged victorious in the […]

Moderate? Muslim Brotherhood affirms aim of ‘caliphate’ reports: “Many U.S. officials in recent decades have insisted the Muslim Brotherhood is a moderate ally with which the government can work, but one of the movement’s leaders has affirmed the ultimate objective remains […]

Erdogan visits Iran amid warming ties, shared worries

The Times of Israel reports: “Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Iran on Wednesday in a sign of warming ties between the two neighbors who support rival camps in Syria but both strongly oppose last […]

Abbas admits: No Palestinian state in the near future

Israel National News reports: “Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas discussed PA aspirations for statehood during an interview with Egypt’s CBC, acknowledging that despite plans by the Trump administration to reboot negotiations for a final status […]

Malaysia Opens Muslim-Only Laundromat to Ensure ‘Purity’ of Clothing reports: “A Muslim-only laundromat operating in Malaysia designed to maintain ‘purity’ of Islamic clothing is causing controversy among the country’s various religious groups. A photograph of a signboard advertising the ‘Muslim-friendly’ laundrette in the […]