The US government sued Philadelphia’s school district for religious discrimination on Wednesday for demanding that a veteran Muslim police officer trim his beard. Read More: US government sues Philadelphia schools over beard policy | JPost | Israel News.
The Palestinian Authority (PA) complained to the United Nations on Wednesday over Israel’s actions at the Temple Mount. Read More: PA Complains to UN Over Temple Mount – Middle East – News – Israel National News.
People assumed that when the UN General Assembly enacted a resolution, it became a part of international law. That is not so. UN General Assembly resolutions are only recommendations. Read More: PA Demands: An Assault on the Law of Nations – Op-Eds – Israel National News.
The Russian bear is definitely waking up after a long period of hibernation. Read More: News Source No Longer Available — Continue to Endtime ».
North Korea fired two short-range missiles off its eastern coast Monday, the second such launch in less than a week, according to the South Korean Defense Ministry. The defense ministry said it is on high alert and monitoring the situation. It called on the North to stop the missile launches. The weapons launched were Scud […]
U.S. President Barack Obama committed to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu he would push the Palestinian Authority (PA) to match any Israeli concessions as he seeks to negotiate a framework for peace talks, AFP reported on Tuesday. Read More: Obama Promised Netanyahu to Pressure Abbas – Middle East – News – Israel National News.
When climate change negotiators from more than 190 countries gather in Bonn, Germany on 10 March, the pressure will be on: time is running out to meet a deadline to complete a draft negotiating text by December 2014. Read More: IBA – UN climate change talks: pressure is on to reach legally-binding, global agreement.
WASHINGTON – A German home-schooling family facing deportation following the Supreme Court’s refusal to hear their appeal is being allowed to stay in the U.S. Read More: DHS allows German home-schooling family to stay in US | Fox News.
The Israeli navy seized a ship in the Red Sea on Wednesday that was carrying dozens of advanced Iranian-supplied rockets made in Syria that were intended for Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, the military said. Read More: Israel says seized Gaza-bound rocket shipment from Iran – Telegraph.
In an unusually frank disclosure, White House spokesman Jay Carney said Wednesday night, March 5, that US intelligence services and military had worked with Israel to track the Iranian Panama-flagged ship KLOS C, which was apprehended by Israeli naval commandos on the Red Sea earlier that day carrying missiles for Gaza via Sudan. Read More: […]