9 in 10 French Jewish students suffer campus antisemitism, poll finds

Nearly 20 percent of the 405 respondents in the Ifop survey said they have suffered an antisemitic physical assault at least once on campus. CNAAN LIPHSHIZ March 20, 2019 02:47 People attend a national gathering to protest antisemitism and the rise of antisemitic attacks in the Place de la Republique in Paris, France, February 19, […]

Iran nuclear chief: Construction of nuclear plants going well

Head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization says his country has started construction of two nuclear power plants in Bushehr. Elad Benari, 20/03/19  Ali Akbar Salehi, head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran, declared on Monday that his country has started construction of two new nuclear power plants in the southern city of Bushehr. “Everything […]

Iraq-Syria-Iran hold ‘tripartite’ meeting against U.S. in Syria

“We have shown our unity in this war and fighting together against enemies,” Syrian President Bashar Assad said, according to Iran’s Tasnim news. Seth J. Frantzman March 19, 2019 12:03 Iranian Maj.-Gen. Mohammad Baqeri met with his Iraqi counterpart and Syrian Defense Minister Ali Abdullah Ayyoub to discuss opposition to the US role in Syria […]

Iran: Two new nuclear plants proceeding ‘in excellent manner’

March 19, 2019 Iran’s nuclear chief announces the nuclear plant project is proceeding “in an excellent manner” despite Iran’s economic crisis and a small budget for the power plant. By World Israel News Staff Iran’s nuclear chief has announced the launch of construction of two new nuclear power plants, according to the Iranian Fars news […]

Iran’s Massive Drone Exercise Was Code Named ‘Towards Jerusalem’

David Israel12 Adar II 5779 – March 19, 2019 Photo Credit: Fars   Reverse-engineered MQ-1 Predator on display in Iran     The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps aerospace force last Thursday used a domestic version of the MQ-1 Predator drone, made by US manufacturer General Atomics during war games in the Persian Gulf, according to […]

Turkey: Putin’s Ally in NATO?

Burak BekdilMarch 19, 2019 at 4:00 amhttps://www.gatestoneinstitute.org/13882/turkey-putin-ally-nato On March 7, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said Turkey would never turn back from the S-400 missile deal with Russia. He even added that Ankara may subsequently look into buying the more advanced S-500 systems now under construction in Russia. With the S-400 deal, Turkey is simply […]

Iran Wants Iraq to Become Another Lebanon

<!– –> By Asaf Zilberfarb | The Media Line March 19, 2019     Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (L) and Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdulmehdi (R) hold a joint press conference following their meeting at the Prime Ministry Palace in Baghdad earlier this week. (Iranian Presidency/Handout/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Al-Sharq al-Awsat, Saudi Arabia, March 14 Iranian […]

Does Trump administration’s new language on Golan, West Bank represent a notable shift?

“Beginning with the U.S. embassy consolidation move to Jerusalem, the White House has sought to refresh strategic thinking regarding the region’s future,” Washington-based geopolitical strategist and diplomacy consultant John Sitilides said. Jackson Richman (March 18, 2019 / JNS) The decision last week by the U.S. State Department to change its designation of the Golan Heights from […]

Jordanian MP salutes Palestinian terrorist for ‘killing the Jews’

Khalil Atiyeh also calls Israeli ambassador ‘a descendant of monkeys and pigs,’ as parliament calls on leadership to expel envoy over Temple Mount tensions By MICHAEL BACHNER and AGENCIES18 March 2019, 8:50 pm  4 1,382shares شبكة قدس الإخبارية ✔@qudsn النائب الأردني خليل عطية يؤدي التحية العسكرية لمنفذ #عملية_سلفيت ويطالب بطرد سفير الاحتلال. 122 9:26 AM – Mar 18, 2019 […]

ANALYSIS: Iran making progress in plan for Israel’s annihilation

The only world leader who from the start saw Iran’s intentions and the danger posed by ISIS was Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu. Yochanan VIsser, 18/03/19 23:31 Iranian-made Emad missile Reuters Iran continues its efforts to turn Syria and Iraq into proxy states and is near completion of its land bridge from Tehran to the Mediterranean […]