Category: Global News

Migrant Allegedly Murdered 70-Year-Old Because She Was An ‘Infidel’

Breitbart.com reports: “A migrant born in Saudi Arabia but claiming to have come from Pakistan, is accused of having murdered a 70-year-old pensioner in her home because she was an ‘infidel.’ Police say that the […]

Netanyahu wants to discuss Iran ‘threat’ with Trump

SpaceDaily.com reports: “Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Saturday he planned to discuss soon with US President Donald Trump how to ‘counter the threat’ from Iran. ‘I plan to speak soon with President Trump […]

Abbas meets Jordanian king on possible US embassy move

The Times of Israel reports: “Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met Sunday with King Abdullah II of Jordan to discuss the repercussions should the United States move its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, […]

Iran promises to ‘surprise’ Trump if he cancels nuclear deal

Israel National News reports: “U.S. president-elect Donald Trump will be ‘surprised’ by Iran if he annuls the nuclear deal between the Islamic Republic, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Thursday, according to the […]

Syria: IS destroys part of Palmyra’s Roman Theatre

BBC News reports: “Militants from the Islamic State group have destroyed part of the Roman Theatre in the ancient city of Palmyra. Syria’s antiquities chief said the tetrapylon – a group of four pillared structures […]

Islamic countries condemn planned U.S. embassy move

Israel National News reports: “Foreign ministers from the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Thursday indirectly condemned plans by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to move the embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, reports […]

North Korea intends to launch long-range nuclear missiles to ruin Trump’s big day

News.com.au reports: “North Korea is ‘readying two intercontinental ballistic missiles’ to ‘nuke’ Donald’s Trump inauguration, it’s been reported. Military officials say the rogue state wants to send a ‘strategic message’ to the incoming US President […]

Israel army gets new ballistic missile interceptors

SpaceWar.com reports: “The Israeli army on Wednesday received new ballistic missile interceptors that significantly upgrade the Jewish state’s aerial defence systems in the face of ‘emerging threats’, the defence ministry said. The Arrow 3 interceptor, […]

Istanbul Gunman Acted on Direct Orders From ISIS, Reports Say

Haaretz reports: “An Uzbek gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year’s Day told police he had to change target at the last minute to avoid heavy security and acted with […]

ISIS Ramps Up Attacks Around Baghdad as Caliphate Crumbles

Haaretz reports: “Two days after Iraqi forces launched a new push against Islamic State in Mosul, bomb blasts ripped through a marketplace in central Baghdad – the start of a spate of attacks that appear […]

Drug-resistant ‘nightmare bacteria’ show worrisome ability to diversify and spread

MedicalExpress.com reports: “A family of highly drug-resistant and potentially deadly bacteria may be spreading more widely—and more stealthily—than previously thought, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the […]

Pakistani mother sentenced to death for daughter’s ‘honor killing’

The Times of Israel report: “A mother who murdered her own daughter and set her alight for marrying the man of her choice has been sentenced to death, officials said Tuesday, in a case that […]