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IRAN’S LEADER CALLS FOR ISRAEL’S DOWNFALL

According to the report, Khamenei congratulated leaders of the Islamic Jihad for, what he called, their victory against Israel in Gaza. Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei met with Secretary General of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad Ziad al-Nakhala in Teheran on Monday to emphasize his support for the Palestinian people, the Iranian network Press TV reported […]

Australia recognizes west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

After reversing decades of Middle East policy, Australia will now wait to move its embassy to Jerusalem. Last year, the US unilaterally recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, triggering violent unrest in the region. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday that his government recognizes west Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, upending decades of Australian […]

RUSSIA SUPPORTS SYRIA, IRAN RAMPS UP SUPPORT TO HEZBOLLAH

“If Hezbollah succeeds in converting these missiles, the new situation would represent a significant risk to Israeli airports, power stations, the Dimona nuclear reactor, and more.” Iran reportedly delivered GPS components to Hezbollah in Lebanon that will allow the group to transform rudimentary projectiles into precision-guided missiles, thereby increasing the threat to Israel. Western intelligence […]

Security Minister supports Jewish Temple Mount prayer rights

Gilad Erdan participates in Temple Mount lobby meeting, expresses support for goals, but notes status quo on Mount lies with Prime Minister. Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan took part in a meeting of the Lobby to Strengthen Jewish Connection to the Temple Mount headed by MK Yehuda Glick (Likud). Erdan thanked the Lobby for the […]

US envoy censures PA for undermining Israel-Hamas Gaza deal

U.S. envoy Greenblatt says, “Palestinian Authority can’t criticize from the sidelines” days after PA head says Israel and Hamas will sign a deal “over my dead body” • U.S. ambassador clarifies Trump remark regarding “higher price” to be paid by Israel. The U.S. leveled harsh criticism at the Palestinian Authority on Wednesday for derailing Egyptian-led […]

Israel shoots down Syrian warplane as Golan frontier heats …

Israel said it shot down a Syrian warplane that crossed into the occupied Golan Heights on Tuesday, but Damascus said the jet was fired on as it took part in sorties against rebels within Syria.The incident added new fuel to weeks of tensions over the Golan, a strategic plateau between the two old enemies and […]

Israel’s Syria operations against Iran and Hizballah goes into next stage

Israel is broadening the scope of its war on Iran and Hizballah in Syria to additional regions and even possibly outside its boundaries. Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spelled this out at Israel’s weekly cabinet meeting on Sunday, May 27: “We are working to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons…against Iran’s consolidated military presence against us… […]

Israel ready to bomb Iran if necessary

Israeli defense officials have told their American and Russian counterparts that if Iranian-backed forces attack Israel from inside Syria, Jerusalem will not hold back from retaliating with direct strikes against Tehran or other targets in Iran.The officials delivered the message ahead of a national security statement expected Monday from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in […]

Israel vows to retain West Bank control in any peace deal

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday said Israel will retain security control over the Palestinians as part of any future peace deal, deepening Palestinian fears that Israel and the Trump administration are colluding on a proposal that will fall far short of their dreams of independence.Netanyahu’s statement exposed a deepening rift that has emerged between […]

Russian FM says Moscow will not support changes to Iran nuclear deal

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Monday stressed that Moscow would not back changes to the nuclear deal with Iran, after US President Donald Trump last week said Washington would withdraw from the accord this year unless its terms were changed. “We will not support what the United States is trying to do, changing the […]