Prophecy in the News

Kiev Says Russia Has Cut Off All Gas To Ukraine

KIEV/GORKI Russia (Reuters) – Russia cut off gas to Ukraine on Monday in a dispute over unpaid bills that could disrupt supplies to the rest of Europe and set back hopes for peace in the former Soviet republic.   After weekend violence that included the loss of 49 troops in the downing of a Ukrainian plane, Russia said Kiev missed a deadline for a $1.95 […]

Israel’s new president: A one-stater, at last

“FOR the first time ever, we have a president espousing a one-state solution,” says a delighted Israeli minister. Choosing between one candidate aspiring to divide the Holy Land into two separate states for Jews and Arabs, and another who champions a single state with more or less equal rights for all, Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, […]

Abbas accuses Israel of ‘pulling region into violence’ following Gaza airstrike

The office of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas condemned Israel and accused it of escalating the violence in the region for its airstrike on Gaza Wednesday that killed a Palestinian militant… Read More: Abbas accuses Israel of ‘pulling region into violence’ following Gaza airstrike | JPost | Israel News

Hamdallah Admits Unity Government is Powerless

Ten days after the swearing in of the Fatah-Hamas unity government, unity Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah admitted on Thursday that his government is effectively powerless, and lacks any authority in Hamas-controlled Gaza… Read More: Hamdallah Admits Unity Government is Powerless – Middle East – News – Arutz Sheva

Australia trade at risk with Islamic nations over east Jerusalem policy

Arab and Islamic nations have warned of trade sanctions on Australia for its decision last week to desist from referring to east Jerusalem as “occupied,” the Palestinian envoy to Canberra told AFP on Friday. Izzat Abdulhadi criticized Australia’s decision and called its new position on east Jerusalem a “substantial policiy shift… Read More: Palestinian envoy: […]

Vision of State of Israel ‘not complete’ without Hebron, Nablus

The State of Israel without Hebron and Nablus, without Tel Aviv and Deganya, without Ofakim and Kiryat Shmona is not complete, Education Minister Shai Piron (Yesh Atid) said on Thursday. Speaking at a conference at Ariel University, Piron said: “We cannot reduce greater Israel, we cannot continue to agree to the shrinking and narrowing of […]

Israeli envoy to UN General Assembly: Israel is used to terrorist threats

Israel’s ambassador to the UN Ron Prosor spoke at the 94th plenary meeting of the UN General Assembly on Thursday afternoon, and touted his country’s accomplishments in fighting insurgency and terrorism. He also called out Iran, as he had in many previous speeches, for fulling the Syrian conflict and for being “the world’s primary sponsor […]

Baghdad prepares for the worst as Islamist militants vow to capture the capital

Iraq is breaking up. The Kurds have taken the northern oil city of Kirkuk that they have long claimed as their capital. Sunni fundamentalist fighters vow to capture Baghdad and the Shia holy cities further south… Read More: Iraq crisis: Baghdad prepares for the worst as Islamist militants vow to capture the capital – Middle […]