147 nations call to halt ‘aid’ to Israeli settlements


At the General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, they approved a resolution which called on the international community not to “render aid or assistance to illegal settlement activities.” TOVAH LAZAROFF DECEMBER 6, 2019 00:04 United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres addresses the opening of the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly Some […]

Pentagon Mulls Sending 7,000 Additional Troops to Middle East – Report


The Wall Street Journal broke the news earlier, citing sources that the US Department of Defence (DoD) was considering to authorize the deployment of additional 14,000 troops to the Middle East along with various military hardware to deter alleged Iranian threat in the region – the news which was later denied by DoD spokesperson. DETAILS […]

‘Judaism is severely under threat in all of Europe’


Jews in Europe face not only growing anti-Semitism but also new legal restrictions to traditional Jewish practices, warns CER chief. Yoni Kempinski, 01/12/19 Addressing delegates at the Standing Committee and Board of Patrons meetings in Geneva, Switzerland, last week, Chief Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, president of the Conference of European Rabbis, warned his European counterparts that […]

Iran’s development of nuclear missiles ‘inconsistent’ with UN resolution


France, Germany and the United Kingdom have written to the UN’s Secretary General, asking him to inform the Security Council of Iran’s actions. DONNA RACHEL EDMUNDS DECEMBER 5, 2019 11:26 Iran’s development of nuclear-capable ballistic missiles contravenes a United Nations Security Council resolution calling on Tehran not to develop such missiles, France, Germany and the […]

Israel to present all Iranian violations of nuclear agreement to UN


Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz has instructed his office’s representatives to present all Iranian violations of the 2015 nuclear agreement with the international community to the United Nations Security Council for a December 19th meeting on the matter. Katz said, “We welcome the letter submitted by France, Germany and the United Kingdom stating that Iran is […]

Israeli Airstrikes Target Iranian Weaponry in Eastern Syria


Reports indicate that Israeli airstrikes targeted Iranian weaponry in eastern Syria on Wednesday; Al-bukamal is where Iran has been constructing their border crossing from Iraq into Syria; The extent of the damage is unknown. On Wednesday, Israeli forces carried out an airstrike on Iranian weaponry in eastern Syria, near the border town of Al-bukamal. Prior […]

Iran is developing nuclear-capable missiles, say Germany, France, UK


The three European nations sent a letter to the UN Security Council on Wednesday accusing Iran of developing nuclear capable missiles in violation of a Council resolution. The letter cites: A new Shahab-3 medium-range ballistic missiles variant adapted to capability for delivering a 500-kg payload 300km. A Borkan-3 – “a new liquid-propelled medium-range ballistic missile, […]

US Navy seizes Iranian missile parts set for Yemen


December 4, 2019 A U.S. warship took control of a cache Iranian missile parts headed to a proxy militia in Yemen, U.S. officials said Wednesday. By Associated Press A Navy warship has seized a “significant cache” of suspected Iranian guided missile parts headed to rebels in Yemen, U.S. officials said Wednesday, marking the first time […]

WATCH: Pompeo, Netanyahu Begin Talks in Lisbon About Iran


Hana Levi Julian Photo Credit: Kobi Gideon / GPO   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US Secretary Mike Pompeo meet in Lisbon for talks on “Iran, Iran, and Iran.”     Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lost no time getting straight down to business on Wednesday night as soon […]