Tag: Middle East

Why doesn’t Netanyahu back Ya’alon?

Israel’s blunt-spoken Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon has found little backing at home for his outspoken criticism of Obama Administration’s policies. Up until Saturday night, March 22, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu let him face the music alone when US Secretary of State John Kerry demanded an apology – and even when his spokeswoman Jen Psaki said […]

Evangelicals, the millennial generation and Israel

In the past week, several articles in multiple publications have made the claim that Evangelical Christian support for Israel is waning among members of the “millennial” generation. Haaretz published an article by Nathan Guttman entitled “Israel is losing its grip on evangelical Christians?” Read More: Evangelicals, the millennial generation and Israel | JPost | Israel […]

Egyptian court sentences 529 Brotherhood members to death

An Egyptian court sentenced 529 members of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death for murder and other offenses on Monday in a sharp escalation of a crackdown on the movement that is likely to fuel instability. Read More: Egyptian court sentences 529 Brotherhood members to death | Reuters.

Arab League summit drafts hard-line ultimatums

Arab leaders whose summit begins in Kuwait Tuesday, March 25, are set to carry hard-line ultimatums for the US-sponsored Palestinian-Israeli negotiations as a means of derailing US Secretary of State John Kerry’s stubborn effort for a peace accord, and as a red flag for President Barack Obama three days before he lands in Riyadh.. Read […]

Israel is Aiming to Divide the Temple Mount

Chairman of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas has no intention of discussing Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Call for the PA to recognize Israel as a Jewish state. Read More: Abbas: Israel is Aiming to Divide the Temple Mount – Latest News Briefs – Israel National News.

Abbas accuses Israel of sabotaging peace talks

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas assailed Israel on Tuesday, claiming it has never missed an opportunity to sabotage the American-led talks on an Israeli-Palestinian agreement. Read More: Abbas accuses Israel of sabotaging peace talks – Diplomacy and Defense Israel News | Haaretz.

Abbas agrees to extend talks if Israel freezes settlements

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has agreed to extend peace talks with Israel if certain conditions are met, the independent Palestinian news agency Ma’an reported on Monday. Read More: News Source No Longer Available — Continue to Endtime ».

8 in 10 Americans fear 2nd Holocaust

Do you think a second Holocaust against Jews is coming? Read More: 8 in 10 Americans fear 2nd Holocaust.

Rabbi, student arrested for trying to slaughter donkey

Jerusalem police arrested a rabbi and his student on Friday for trying to slaughter and sacrifice a female donkey.   The 54-year-old rabbi and his student aged 24, were arrested near the of the Tomb of Samuel the prophet which is located in the West Bank north of Jerusalem.   The two suspects purchased the […]

Danon threatens to oust Netanyahu

Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon threatened to oust Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu as head of Likud if he makes too many concessions to the Palestinians in the current round of peace talks. Read More: Danon threatens to oust Netanyahu as Likud chief if he accepts Kerry’s framework | JPost | Israel News.