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Israel To Expect 2,000 Missiles A Day From Hezbollah

Israel To Expect 2,000 Missiles A Day From Hezbollah

On Monday, OC Home Front Commander Maj.-Gen. Uri Gordin warned that Israel might expect a bombardment of 2,000 missiles a day in a future war with Lebanese Militant group, Hezbollah.  In a B’Sheva Conference in Jerusalem, Gordin warned of the possible onslaught of thousands of missiles in Jerusalem. He said, “Our enemies on the different […]

Iranian Ship Hit By Explosive, Govt. Blames Israel For the Attack

Iranian Ship Hit By Explosive, Govt. Blames Israel For the Attack

On Monday, a spokesman for Iran’s Foreign Ministry, Saeed Khatibzadeh, blamed Israel for the recent attack on an Iranian cargo ship in the Mediterranean sea.  In a press briefing, Khatibzadeh declared that all evidence points out Israel as the one responsible for the blast given the country’s “geographical location”, and its “aggressive behavior.” He said, […]

Dr. Anthony Fauci wins Israel’s $1M Dan David prize, praises Israel’s vaccination drive

Dr. Anthony Fauci wins Israel’s $1M Dan David prize, praises Israel’s vaccination drive

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the face of the U.S Covid-19 response, has been honored with Israel’s prestigious Dan David prize for advocating Covid-19 vaccines and for “courageously defending science in face of uniform opposition”. Dr. Fauci was also recognized for his exceptional contribution to research on infectious diseases, particularly his leadership on HIV research and Aids […]

Israeli Cabinet holds urgent session, reportedly asking for Russian assistance on ‘humanitarian issue’

Israeli Cabinet holds urgent session, reportedly asking for Russian assistance on ‘humanitarian issue’

Israel has asked Russia for humanitarian assistance in Syria, according to multiple media reports, after a brief, unscheduled meeting of the cabinet concluded on Tuesday. Ministers were told about the meeting less than an hour before it started and informed that it dealt with a “sensitive security matter.” The details of the meeting, held after […]

Israel’s Netanyahu, Saudi Crown Prince Hold First Known Meeting

Israel’s Netanyahu, Saudi Crown Prince Hold First Known Meeting

The groundbreaking meeting was held in presence of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who is looking to convince Riyadh to normalize ties with Jerusalem. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an unannounced trip to Neom, Saudi Arabia on Sunday to meet with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman and U.S. Secretary of State Mike […]

Israel Builds Up Full Ties with Bahrain, UAE At White House

Israel Builds Up Full Ties with Bahrain, UAE At White House

Israel builds up to full ties with long-lasting adversaries Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates at the White House on Tuesday as President Donald Trump said comparative US-facilitated deals were close between the Jewish state and a few different countries, including Saudi Arabia. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the foreign ministers of Bahrain and […]

Nuclear watchdog: Iran uranium stockpile at 10 times more than nuke deal limit

Nuclear watchdog: Iran uranium stockpile at 10 times more than nuke deal limit

The UN’s nuclear watchdog said that Iran’s stockpile of enriched uranium now stands at more than 10 times the limit set down in the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers. The limit was set at 300 kg (661 lbs.) of enriched uranium in a particular compound form, which is the equivalent of 202.8 kg (447 […]

UAE cancel celebratory tripartite meeting with Israel, US representatives

UAE cancel celebratory tripartite meeting with Israel, US representatives

The United Arab Emirates has reportedly canceled an anticipated tripartite meeting between US Ambassador to the UN Kelly Kraft, Israeli UN representative Gilad Erdan, and UAE representative Lana Zaki Nusseibeh. According to a Walla! NEWS report, the explanation behind the cancellation was Dubai’s dissatisfaction with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s objection to the sale of American […]

Mossad chief lands back in Abu Dhabi for talks on normalization

Mossad chief lands back in Abu Dhabi for talks on normalization

Mossad Director Yossi Cohen arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Monday for talks on the normalization deal between the two countries announced last week. Cohen has been credited with a prominent role in the negotiations on the agreement that will see Israel and the UAE forge diplomatic ties, was in Abu Dhabi for additional […]

Turkey gave citizenship to Hamas members planning terror attacks

Turkey gave citizenship to Hamas members planning terror attacks

Turkey has given citizenship to senior Hamas operatives in Istanbul, raising fears that the terrorist group will have more freedom to plot attacks against Israeli citizens around the world, according to a report from The Telegraph on Thursday. According to the report, journalists from The Telegraph saw the Turkish identity papers and found that at least 1 of 12 […]

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