By Maya Shwayder.. “The very real danger of an even greater escalation hangs over the region. The council must publicly denounce terrorism.” NEW YORK – Ambassador to the UN Ron Prosor sent a stern letter to the current president of the Security Council, Rwanda’s Ambassador Eugène-Richard Gasana, and to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, denouncing Hamas’s actions in the region and calling on the council to denounce them. Read more »
By Rivka Salomon.. The European Union condemned the rocket fire upon Israel from Palestinian terrorist organizations in Gaza, as well as the loss of Palestinian lives due to the IDF operations within the coastal strip. The EU: “We call on all parties to reach a cease-fire.” Read more »
By Algemeiner Staff.. A video showing hundreds of Arabs jeering and celebrating atop the temple mount after air raid sirens were heard in Jerusalem on Tuesday night (July 8, 2014) has surfaced online.
By Algemeiner Staff.. Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, attacked The New York Times for an editorial it published on Monday (July 7, 2014) entitled Four Horrific Killings . Questioning the integrity of the paper in a BuzzFeed post , Dermer highlighted five key points of contention: Read more »
By Elder of Ziyon.. As an observer of previous Israeli operations in Gaza, and as the person who has uncovered and publicized some huge journalistic errors during those times, I strongly caution reporters not to make the same mistakes that they have made in the past in their coverage.
Mistake #1: Assuming that all Gaza casualties are the result of Israeli airstrikes
By Rachel Avraham.. Israel’s Defense Minister held an assessment with senior level IDF and Shin Bet officials, where he stressed: “This campaign is not short and we must continue to be patient.” Ya’alon emphasized: “We are destroying weapons, terrorist networks, and terrorists in various command positions.” Read more »
The international version of the Israel & Christians Today newspaper of June 2014 has been released. The main purpose of Israel & Christians Today is to explore the relationship between the Church, the nations and Israel (the Jewish people) from a Biblical perspective. The newspaper takes the position that God is faithful to His promises and that the restoration of the nation of Israel in our generation is a sign of Hope for the Church of the Coming of the Lord. Our message is intended for believers in the Lord Jesus Christ to discover God’s promises for the Jewish people and the Church and the fulfillment of Biblical prophecy of which we are called to be part. Read more »
By Harald Eckert.. Calling the body of Christ worldwide to prayer (and fasting) for your nation and Israel. On May 08, 2015 it will be 70 years that World War II (in Europe) came to an end. With this the Holocaust, the greatest atrocity and tragedy of mankind, came to a halt. On January 27, 2015 at the world wide UN Holocaust Memorial day, it will be seventy years that the infamous concentration camp of Auschwitz will be delivered. These are highly important commemoration days – for the Jewish world and especially for the Jewish nation Israel which until today is threatened by a second Holocaust. Read more »
By Lance Lambert.. This is Lance Lambert speaking, and this is my Update for June, 2014. This Update has been recorded in Britain, outside of Israel, with the help of my dear friend, Hugh Kitson, the producer of the Blessing/Curse or Coincidence, and Jerusalem the Covenant City, and other documentaries, and dear Richard Briggs, who was with us for over four years in Jerusalem. Read more »
By Matthew Levitt.. When the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) stormed into Iraq and captured Mosul, the largest city in northern Iraq, the group not only walked away with a tremendous amount of abandoned military hardware, but also raided the city’s central bank and took off with some $425 million. Perhaps even more amazing is that the group was already one of the best-funded terrorist groups in the world. Read more »