Israel to re-assess U.N. ties after settlement resolution, says Netanyahu

Israel to re-assess U.N. ties after settlement resolution, says Netanyahu

Israel will re-assess its ties with the United Nations following the adoption by the Security Council of a resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlement building, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Saturday. The vote was able to pass the...
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Turkey gathers boats to ship migrants to Greece over EU anger

Turkey gathers boats to ship migrants to Greece over EU anger

EUROPE is on the brink of war as Turkey gathers fleets of boats to ship 3,000 migrants a day to Greece in retaliation over the European Union’s (EU) vote to freeze accession talks. Greek intelligence officers have discovered the Turkish...
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The Pope is accused of ‘betraying Jesus Christ’ over possible deal with China that will allow the Communist government to select bishops

The Pope is accused of ‘betraying Jesus Christ’ over possible deal with China that will allow the Communist government to select bishops

Relations between the Vatican and China are thawing after six decades Cardinal Joseph Zen said a rapprochement with China will ‘betray Jesus’  China’s leading Catholic said Beijing still represses religious freedom  He said striking a de...
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First IDF-Islamic State clash sends Israeli message: Don’t mess with us

First IDF-Islamic State clash sends Israeli message: Don’t mess with us

For years, army officials have warned of attacks by terror groups in Syria; Sunday’s border skirmish in which 4 militants were killed was brief, ‘productive,’ and unlikely to mark a new era. A short exchange of gunfire between an Islamic...
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GERMANY TO PROSECUTE ONLINE ‘HATE SPEECH’

GERMANY TO PROSECUTE ONLINE ‘HATE SPEECH’

‘Monitoring how many racist posts reported by users of social media sites are deleted within 24 hours’ (DAILY WIRE) Germany’s record on free speech leaves a lot to be desired. Vacillating from one extreme to another, from simulcasting Nazi propag...
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Israel fires: Tens of thousands flee as fires hit Haifa

Israel fires: Tens of thousands flee as fires hit Haifa

Tens of thousands of people are being evacuated as wildfires rage through parts of Israel’s third largest city of Haifa. The fires follow a two-month drought and are being fanned by strong winds in the north of the city. Wildfires...
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DUTCH EXPERT: ISLAMIC STATE HAS 60-80 OPERATIVES IN EUROPE

DUTCH EXPERT: ISLAMIC STATE HAS 60-80 OPERATIVES IN EUROPE

Intelligence experts estimate that the Islamic State extremist group has between 60 and 80 operatives planted in Europe to carry out attacks, the Dutch counterterrorism coordinator said Friday. Dick Schoof said in an interview with The Associated Press that wo...
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Russian diplomat says redirecting militants from Mosul to Syria is counter-productive

Russian diplomat says redirecting militants from Mosul to Syria is counter-productive

MOSCOW, October 20 /TASS/. Moscow considers the idea of redirecting Islamic State militants from Mosul to Syria to be counter-productive, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. The diplomat added that on October 17 Iraqi Prime M...
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Obama Calls for ‘Truthiness Tests’ for Media Companies

Obama Calls for ‘Truthiness Tests’ for Media Companies

President Barack Obama floated the notion of a test for media organizations, griping about the wide-spread existence of alternative media available in America. He was critical of the current Wild West online environment where people could say anything on socia...
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USS Mason fires missiles in Red Sea after apparent attack

USS Mason fires missiles in Red Sea after apparent attack

The Navy destroyer USS Mason fired countermeasures in the Red Sea on Saturday after it detected what it believed were incoming missiles. Officials Saturday night were uncertain about what exactly happened, if there were multiple incoming missiles or if there.....
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Real-life CYBORG reveals how he can hack security doors with just a wave of his hand after having chips implanted under the skin

Real-life CYBORG reveals how he can hack security doors with just a wave of his hand after having chips implanted under the skin

Footage shows Hungarian Gabor Heims having chip placed under his skin He then waves his hand in front of sensors and is able to open security gate ‘Ethical hacker’, 31, wants to expose flaws in everyday security systems A real-life...
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Indian police open probe against parents of 13-year-old who died after 68-day fast

Indian police open probe against parents of 13-year-old who died after 68-day fast

Activists and police have criticized the family of a young girl who died after a long fast. While prolonged fasting is quite common in India’s Jain community, authorities say children shouldn’t carry out the practice. Police in the southern Indian....
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Art Historian: UN Resolution, Met Exhibit Aim to ‘Delegitimize Israel’

Art Historian: UN Resolution, Met Exhibit Aim to ‘Delegitimize Israel’

A U.N. resolution, along with an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, attempt to redefine the identity of Jerusalem, according to an art historian. Victoria C. Gardner Coates made that claim in an op-ed in...
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Russia tensions with US ‘more dangerous’ than during the Cold War

Russia tensions with US ‘more dangerous’ than during the Cold War

In a piece for German tabloid newspaper Bild,  Frank-Walter Steinmeir wrote: “It’s a fallacy to think that this is like the Cold War. The current times are different and more dangerous”. He laid the blame mostly at Russia’s door for...
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Russia gets permanent Syrian air base, ponders reopening Cuban and Vietnamese bases

Russia gets permanent Syrian air base, ponders reopening Cuban and Vietnamese bases

The Russian parliament has voted to ratify a treaty allowing Russian troops to stay in Syria indefinitely, and making the air base in Latakia permanent. It also confers diplomatic immunity status on military personnel. The vote passed unopposed as lawmakers...
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Analyst: ‘We need an entirely new North Korea strategy’

Analyst: ‘We need an entirely new North Korea strategy’

Repeated sanctions and warnings have been unable to deter North Korea from pursuing its nuclear weapons program. East Asia expert Rüdiger Frank tells DW that the international community has totally failed on this front. North Korea conducted its fifth and...
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Iran May Have Received as Much as $33.6 Billion in Cash, Gold Payments From U.S.

Iran May Have Received as Much as $33.6 Billion in Cash, Gold Payments From U.S.

Iran may have received an additional $33.6 billion in secret cash and gold payments facilitated by the Obama administration between 2014 and 2016, according to testimony provided before Congress by an expert on last summer’s nuclear agreement with Iran. Bet...
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Israeli military expects Islamic State attack on its southern border ‘within six months’

Israeli military expects Islamic State attack on its southern border ‘within six months’

srael is bracing for an Islamic State (Isil) terror attack along its southern border with Egypt within the next six months, a senior Israeli military officer has warned. Wilayat Sinai, the jihadist group’s affiliate in the Sinai desert, has been...
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Report: Hundreds of UN Accredited NGOs Promoting Anti-Semitism, Terrorism

Report: Hundreds of UN Accredited NGOs Promoting Anti-Semitism, Terrorism

Human Rights Voices, an organization monitoring the United Nations, on Wednesday published a report titled, “UN Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs): Inciting Hatred, Antisemitism and Violence from the World Stage,” reporting that an examination of the 6,...
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U.S., others agreed ‘secret’ exemptions for Iran after nuclear deal: think tank

U.S., others agreed ‘secret’ exemptions for Iran after nuclear deal: think tank

The United States and its negotiating partners agreed “in secret” to allow Iran to evade some restrictions in last year’s landmark nuclear agreement in order to meet the deadline for it to start getting relief from economic sanctions, accordi...
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