Category: Global News

Hamas: Time has come to remove Abbas

Israel National News reports: “Salah al-Bardawil, a member of the Hamas ‘political bureau,’ accused Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas of exporting the confrontation with the ‘occupation’ to the internal Palestinian arena. In an interview with […]

Egypt acknowledges ‘wide range of coordination’ with Israel

Israel National News reports: “Egypt’s president officially acknowledged for the first time that the Egyptian military is cooperating with Israel in the Sinai Peninsula. Asked in an interview aired Sunday night on the CBS news […]

Erdogan says only Turkey has power to ‘shoulder the heavy burden’ of Syria

The Times of Israel reports: “In an op-ed published by The New York Times on Monday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan praised US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw American troops from Syria and said […]

Russian Patriarch Warns ‘Antichrist’ Will Control Humans Through Gadgets

The Moscow Times reports: “The leader of the Russian Orthodox Church has said that humans’ dependence on modern technology will result in the coming of the Antichrist. In an interview with Russian state media, Patriarch […]

Gaza-Egypt crossing closed after Hamas takes over border

Israel National News reports: “The Egyptian border crossing was closed for Palestinian Arabs seeking to leave Gaza on Tuesday, a border official said, as infighting between the PA and Hamas increases. Gazans seeking to return […]

Greenblatt condemns Hamas over latest balloon bomb

Israel National News reports: “Jason Greenblatt, the US Special Representative for International Negotiations, on Monday condemned Hamas after its terrorists launched balloon bombs into Israeli territory using a model airplane. ‘Hamas again converts toys into […]

Egypt Destroyed 37 Cross-Border Tunnels from Gaza in 2018 reports: “The Egyptian military destroyed 37 cross-border tunnels between the Sinai Peninsula and the blockaded Gaza Strip over the past year, a statement released by the army said. ‘The Egyptian army has 37 hidden […]

In space, the U.S. sees a rival in China reports: “During the Cold War, US eyes were riveted on the Soviet Union’s rockets and satellites. But in recent years, it has been China’s space programs that have most worried US strategists. China, whose […]

U.S. Navy ship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade talks with Beijing

Reuters reports: “A U.S. guided-missile destroyer sailed near disputed islands in the South China Sea in what China called a ‘provocation’ as U.S. officials joined talks in Beijing during a truce in a bitter trade […]

Palestinian Authority bid to join United Nations blocked

Israel National News reports: “Israel and several allied states have recently blocked an attempt by the Palestinian Authority to have its status in the United Nations upgraded from an observer state to a fully-recognized, voting […]

Iran plans naval drills with Russia in Caspian Sea

Reuters reports: “Iran and Russia are preparing to hold joint naval exercises in the Caspian Sea, including rescue and anti-piracy drills, the commander of the Iranian navy was quoted on Sunday as saying. ‘Tactical, rescue […]

IDF strikes Hamas posts in Gaza after explosive flown into Israel

The Times of Israel reports: “The Israeli Air Force struck two Hamas positions in the eastern Gaza Strip on Sunday in response to an explosive device that was flown into southern Israel earlier in the […]