Israel & Palestinians on Agenda at UN General Assembly

Israeli and Palestinian leaders are preparing to take center stage within an hour of each other at the U.N. General Assembly. Their speeches come a...

Mattis Condemns Russia for Efforts to Influence Politics in Macedonia

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrived in Macedonia on Monday, condemning Russian efforts to use its money and influence to build opposition to an upcoming...

Some People Think This Birth of a Red Calf in Israel Is a Sign...

A red calf was born August 28, 2018, in Israel. The calf’s birth is causing quite the stir, both in the Jewish world and...

Report Finds Islamic Extremism Was Responsible for 84,000 Deaths in 2017

Islamic extremism and efforts to combat it are responsible for 84,000 deaths in 2017, according to a new report from an organization founded by...

8 Killed, Thousands Flee in Boko Haram Attack on Nigerian Town

Islamic terror group Boko Haram has risen again, killing several people and forcing thousands to flee the Nigerian town of Gudumbali. The AFP has reported that the...

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman: ‘Israel Is a Tremendous Friend to the United...

A massive painting depicting the biblical "sin of the spies" hangs in the modest office of U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman. "The spies...

Trump Administration Closes Palestinian Liberation Organization’s DC Office Due to Not Taking Steps Toward...

The Trump administration is shutting down the Washington D.C. headquarters of the Palestinian Liberation Organization due to their refusal to takes steps toward peace...

Taliban Conducts Attacks Across Afghanistan Ahead of Possible Cease-Fire Negotiations

The Taliban has conducted a string of unrelenting attacks across Afghanistan in recent days in an apparent effort to improve its bargaining position ahead...

IDF Says War in Gaza Is Approaching and Communities Near Strip Could Be Evacuated

A senior army official warned Thursday morning that Israel was nearing a full-blown military confrontation in the Gaza Strip after hundreds of rockets were...

Ancient Boulder Dislodges From Western Wall, Crashes Onto Prayer Platform – Just Asking, Is...

A large boulder from the Western Wall was dislodged from the ancient structure on Monday morning, tumbling down onto an egalitarian prayer platform, which...

Ken Blackwell: Terror Plot Reveals Iran Is Afraid of Democratic Opposition but Not European...

On June 30, several European authorities thwarted an attack on the annual Free Iran rally organized by supporters of the National Council of Resistance of...

Jonathan S. Tobin on Why Israel Wants Trump to Get Along With Putin

As far as much of the American public is concerned, the timing for U.S. President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin couldn't...

Turkish Court Remands Pastor Andrew Brunson Back to Prison After Third Hearing

A Turkish court remanded American pastor Andrew Brunson back to prison on Wednesday until his next court hearing on Oct. 12 despite earlier reports...

Abraham Cooper and Yitzchok Adlerstein: Pope Francis, Peace in the Middle East Cannot Be...

Pope Francis, arguably the world's most influential religious leader, offered platitudes in his prescription for peace in the strife-torn Middle East. Francis recently spoke to...

Can the US and Israel Rely on Putin to Force Iran Out of Syria?

U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin just concluded a bilateral summit in Helsinki, Finland, that proved to be one of the...

ISIS Suicide Bomber Kills 20 People in Northern Afghanistan

An Islamic State suicide bomber killed 20 people in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, including a Taliban commander, while in southern Helmand province a government...

Syrian Government Targets Rebels Near Israel-Occupied Golan

Syrian government forces unleashed hundreds of missiles on a rebel-held area near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Sunday, activists said, the latest phase in...

2 Killed, 3 Wounded as Israel Carries Out Largest Airstrike Campaign in Gaza Since...

The Israeli military carried out its largest airstrike campaign in Gaza since the 2014 war Saturday as Hamas militants fired dozens of rockets into...

Some 3,000 Nigerian Christians Have Been Displaced Due to Muslim Slaughter of 6,000 People...

Nigerian Christians were have been displaced by the thousands due to mass slaughter in the villages surrounding Jos in Plateau state are in a...

Understanding the Fight Between the US and China Over High Technology

To understand why the United States and China stand on the brink of a trade war, consider the near-death experience of American Superconductor Corp. The...