Tag: Israel

Refusal To Describe Attacks As ’Radical Islamic Terrorism’ A Question Of ‘Accuracy’

Press Secretary Josh Earnest defended President Obama and White House officials for refusing to describe the terrorist attacks in Paris as a consequence of radical Islamic terrorism.   Earnest explained to White House reporters during the press briefing that this is a question of “accuracy.”   “We want to describe exactly what happened. These are […]

I expect world leaders to fight terrorism alongside Israel

The world leaders who participated in the massive anti-terrorism march in Paris need to fight that scourge everywhere, “even when it is against Israel and the Jews,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday.   Netanyahu spoke during a visit to the site of Friday’s attack at a kosher grocery in eastern Paris, where four […]

All Israel Shall Be Saved!

Israel at the epicenter of end time events by Irvin Baxter   As we enter this new year of 2015, we need to realize this will not be just another year. We have now entered the end time. We have entered the time of more prophetic fulfillment than any other time since the world began! […]

All Israel Shall Be Saved!

Israel at the Epicenter of End Time Events by Irvin Baxter   As we enter this new year of 2015, we need to realize this will not be just another year. We have now entered the end time. We have entered the time of more prophetic fulfillment than any other time since the world began! […]

Israel expects world community to oppose Palestinian efforts at UN

Israel expects the “responsible” members of the international community to adamantly oppose Palestinian efforts to have the UN Security Council impose an Israeli-Palestinian agreement that skirts the needs for direct negotiations, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday.   Netanyahu’s comments came at the top of a meeting with Indiana Governor Mike Pence, on the eve […]

Israel’s Capital: Tel Aviv or Jerusalem?

At the beginning of December 2014, President Obama issued a memorandum postponing the relocation of the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The memorandum suspended the implementation of the Jerusalem Embassy Act, approved by Congress in 1995, which had acknowledged that “the city of Jerusalem has been the capital of the State […]

Israeli-Palestinian peace is not a pipe dream

The two-state solution is the only path to peace, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday in Washington, less than 24 hours after Economy Minister Naftali Bennett dismissed that as unrealistic.   Kerry, who spoke at the Brookings Institution’s Saban Forum immediately after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s taped message, said the two-state solution is […]

Relations with Washington Were ‘Damaged’

Speaking at the 2014 Globes Israel Business Conference, Barak said, “I told my friends in the Cabinet that we need to respect American sovereignty. They have their own opinions, and we must listen to them. We must respect them. There has never been a perfect symmetry. We must protect our own sovereignty, but, at the […]

Syria, allies condemn Israeli airstrikes

Russia on Monday demanded an explanation for Israeli airstrikes on two areas near Damascus, while the Syrian and Iranian foreign ministers called it an act of aggression that proves Israel is “in the same trench” with extremist groups fighting the Syrian government. Israeli warplanes struck near Damascus’ international airport on Sunday, as well as outside […]

Jewish-nation bill frays Israel’s delicate social fabric

Israel is poised to pass one of the most divisive laws in its 66-year history, a bill that would declare it the homeland of the Jewish people only — and further alienate its Arab minority.   Political infighting over the measure is already threatening to tear apart Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s governing coalition.   The […]