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UN, partners complete first aid delivery in months to Syria’s war-battered east Ghouta

Thousands of civilians in east Ghouta now have life-saving food and medical supplies after the first aid convoy in nearly three months reached the besieged enclave just outside the Syrian capital of Damascus, the top United Nations humanitarian … [Read More...]

UN rights chief urges Iran to halt executions of juveniles on death row

Expressing concern over a “surge” in the number of juvenile offenders being executed in Iran, the United Nations top human rights official called on the country to abide by its obligations under international law and immediately halt all executions … [Read More...]

The New York Times is Puzzled: Who’s Responsible for the Mess in Gaza?

Experts see no way to alleviate the economic crisis. Except, you know, not spending billions of dollars on trying to murder Jews. This past Sunday, The New York Times treated its readers to another sad story straight out of Gaza. Here’s a … [Read More...]

Florida teen charged with 17 murders; Trump plans address

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) -- An orphaned 19-year-old with a troubled past and his own AR-15 rifle was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder Thursday morning after being questioned for hours by state and federal authorities following the deadliest … [Read More...]

‘Thanks to Sovereignty Movement, sovereignty is within grasp’

YESHA Council Deputy Head thanks Sovereignty Movement for their work, says thanks to them, sovereignty is now within grasp.Yehudit Katsover and Nadia Matar at the Jerusalem Conference?? (Photo: Yisrael Bardugo) Sovereignty Movement heads Yehudit … [Read More...]

Tillerson Says Kushner’s Mideast Peace Plan Is ‘Well Advanced’

The Trump administration’s Middle East peace plan is “fairly well advanced,” Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday, as he sought to convince regional allies that the U.S. remains an honest broker despite recognizing … [Read More...]

‘Agents’ in Syria said to transfer fallen anti-aircraft rocket to Israel

A picture taken on February 10, 2018, shows the remains of a Syrian missile that landed in northern Israel. (AFP Photo/Jack Guez) Israeli “agents” in Syrian border villages reportedly handed over an anti-aircraft rocket fired?by the … [Read More...]

Syria: Civilians killed on ‘horrific scale’ as conflict begins spilling across borders

The conflict in Syria is now spilling over the country’s borders amid increased military intervention from multiple sources, a senior United Nations mediator said on Wednesday, warning that civilians are being killed on a horrific scale and the … [Read More...]

At donor conference, UN chief launches two-year plan to fast-track Iraq reconstruction

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday launched a reconstruction programme for Iraq, urging the global community to support Iraqis as they embark on the journey to rebuild their country and make sure that it is committed to … [Read More...]

Jihadis Living on Support Payments from the Europe They Vowed to Destroy

Al Harith's story reveals the depth of one of Europe's biggest scandals: the jihadis' use of European cradle-to-grave entitlements to fund their "holy war". Europe gave them everything: jobs, homes, public assistance, unemployment benefits, relief … [Read More...]

An Investigation: Humanitarian aid to the Palestinian Authority Embezzled For Personal Gain

Palestinian Authority security forces [Flotilla Hyves photo]Abbas in Ramallah [Times of Israel photo]Executive SummaryWhen Mahmoud Abbas stood in front of the Seventh Fatah Congress on Nov. 29, 2016,? he faced an immediate challenge – that of … [Read More...]

Flush with pallets of cash from Obama, Iran is taking aim at Israel

...Already we know the Obama-approved cash went to Iran's acts of war against Saudi Arabia, through its financing of the Houthi rebels on its southern flank in Yemen. That drove Saudi Arabia to seek help from its militarily competent northern … [Read More...]

Congress Laying Groundwork to Boycott U.N. Body After Rash of Anti-Israel Measures

Rep. Joe Wilson / Getty ImagesU.N. Human Rights Council singled out for anti-Israel, anti-Semitic actionCongress is laying the groundwork to remove America from a United Nations human rights body that lawmakers claim uses American taxpayer funds to … [Read More...]

Texas Muslim applies to ISIS: “I am looking to get a position teaching English to students in the Islamic State”

A fine bureaucratic veneer covering a regime that celebrates bloodshed and gore. Clark apparently made it to the Islamic State and is still there, in its diminishing domains. If he decided to return home after joining this entity that has repeatedly … [Read More...]

Yemen: UN aid chief welcomes $1 billion funding pledge as humanitarian crisis deepens

Amidst ongoing conflict, the collapse of basic services and economic decline in Yemen, the United Nations aid chief welcomed a substantial humanitarian pledge from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. … [Read More...]

Some four million Iraqi children in need says UNICEF, ahead of investment conference in Kuwait

About a quarter of all Iraqi children are living in poverty, and in the wake of more than four years of violence, families are being pushed to “extreme measures” in order to survive, said the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Monday, as a … [Read More...]

Around four million Iraqi children in need says UNICEF, ahead of investment conference in Kuwait

Nearly a quarter of all Iraqi children are living in poverty, and in the wake of more than four years of violence, families are being pushed to “extreme measures” in order to survive, said the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on Monday, as a … [Read More...]

White House: Israel Has Right to Defend Itself

Fragments of a Syrian anti-aircraft missile found in Alonei Abba, about 2 miles (3.2 km) from where the remains of a crashed F-16 Israeli war plane were found, at the village of Alonei Abba, Israel, Feb. 10, 2018. A statement from the White House … [Read More...]

Conflict with Iran is here

In the real world, very much like a movie or a good play, the gun we see in the first act will go off in the final act. In this vein, Iran's presence on Israel's northern border – in the form of its soldiers and aircraft on Syrian soil, along … [Read More...]

Fact Sheets: Israel’s Missile Defense System

Israel faces a variety of military threats that tests the Israel Defense Forces in its ability to protect civilians from attack. The Jewish State has defended itself no fewer than ten times on the battlefield, each victory reliant on its superiorly … [Read More...]