Prophecy in the News

Iraq crisis prompts reconciliation between Iran and the West

The collapse of Iraq has led Britain and the United States towards a historic rapprochement with Iran which could end 35 years of hostility.   Moves to strengthen Britain’s diplomatic ties with Iran in an attempt to fashion a joint response to the Iraq crisis will be set out today by William Hague, the Foreign […]

N. Korea Has New ‘Potentially Destabilizing’ Cruise Missile

A U.S. research group said a cruise missile appears to be the latest addition to North Korea’s increasingly advanced arsenal.   The U.S.-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University spotted the new missile in a brief shot buried within a North Korean military propaganda video.   It said the the cruise missile is a sea-based copy […]

Palestinians and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

However the present hostage crisis plays out over the coming days, one of the most ironic and tragic aspects of the situation is that barely two months ago, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas addressed a letter to the UN Secretary-General, on behalf of the Palestinian leadership, requesting that “the State of Palestine” participate in 15 […]

Kerry Wants 10% of World’s Oceans Off-Limits to Human Activity

With all that’s happening in the world, Secretary of State John Kerry spent part of Monday addressing “the threats facing the ocean.”   “Today less than 2 percent of our ocean is considered a marine-protected area where there are some restrictions on human activity in order to prevent contaminating the ecosystem,” Kerry told a conference […]

Kerry: U.S. air strikes in Iraq may be an option

The United States is considering U.S. air strikes to help the Iraqi government fend off an Islamist insurgency as well as possible discussions with neighboring Iran, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday.   Asked about the possibility of such strikes, Kerry said in an interview with Yahoo! News: “They’re not the whole […]

CNN Host Believing IRS Lost Email Like Believing Easter Bunny

CNN host John King is more than a little bit suspicious of the Obama administration’s claim that it lost more than two years of emails belonging to Lois Lerner, the official at the center of the scandal surrounding the Internal Revenue Service’s alleged targeting of conservative groups.   The IRS told investigators Friday it lost […]

Obama announces US troops WILL be sent to Iraq to protect American embassy

President Obama announced on Monday evening that US ground troops ‘equipped for combat’ are being sent to Iraq – just days after claiming that no American soldiers would be deployed to the war-torn country.   In a letter to Congress, the president said American troops will be returning to Iraq only three years after they […]