Tag: Israel

Fatah, Hamas agree to cede control of Gaza to unity government

Hamas and Fatah said on Thursday that they have reached agreement to allow the Palestinian Authority government to operate in the Gaza Strip.   Representatives of the two rival parties have been holding “reconciliation” talks in Cairo over the past two days in a bid to end their differences.   Hamas and Fatah leaders said […]

Abbas Will ‘Drop a Bomb’ on Israel at the UN

A senior member of Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah faction said that Abbas will “drop a bomb” against Israel at the UN General Assembly on Friday.   The senior official, Jibril Rajoub, said in an interview on Palestinian Arab media that the move would be an integration of the international community into “the […]

Is Abbas’s UN trip Israel’s last hope for peace?

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas will arrive in New York for the United Nations General Assembly and is expected set a time limit for Israel to withdraw from the West Bank, Gaza Strip and east Jerusalem, in exchange for a peace deal.   It is the latest example of Abbas’s attempt to seek international recognition […]

Study: Israelis feel their global status depends on peace with Palestinians

Israelis believe their global standing is dependent on peace with the Palestinians and that the US is the country’s most important ally, according to a new study to be released Wednesday morning by the Ramat Gan think tank Mitvim – The Israeli Institute for Regional Foreign Policies.   Only 13 percent of the 500 people […]

‘US Senator Cruz booed off stage for pro-Israel statements’

Texas Senator Ted Cruz, a rising star in the Republican Party who is widely believed to be mulling a race for the GOP nomination for president, was jeered off the stage at a gala in Washington on Wednesday after expressing support for Israel.   According to The Daily Caller, Cruz stood at the podium to […]

U.S. Calls for ‘Durable Peace’

The United States on Thursday reiterated the need for a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA).   The call was made in a statement published by the State Department following the latest round of Strategic Dialogue between Israel and the U.S.   Israel’s Minister for Strategic and Intelligence Affairs Yuval Steinitz and […]

Hamas acknowledges its forces fired rockets at Israel from civilian areas

Two weeks after the end of the Gaza war, there is growing evidence that Hamas militants used residential areas as cover for launching rockets at Israel, at least at times. Even Hamas now admits “mistakes” were made.   But Hamas says it had little choice in Gaza’s crowded urban landscape, took safeguards to keep people […]

Revelation 12

Does Revelation 12 Speak of Jewish Uprising?

By Irvin Baxter

Question: Ann from Maryland: Bonnie from Canada : Do you think that Revelation 12 is speaking of a Jewish uprising in America that will cause America to bring the Jews back to Israel?


‘Hand of God sent missile into sea’

The commander recalled: “A missile was fired from Gaza. Iron Dome precisely calculated [its trajectory]. We know where these missiles are going to land down to a radius of 200 meters. This particular missile was going to hit either the Azrieli Towers, the Kirya (Israel’s equivalent of the Pentagon) or [a central Tel Aviv railway […]

Netanyahu and Kerry haven’t spoken since phone disconnect, State Department says

How badly have US-Israel relations deteriorated in recent weeks? If Israeli media reports are any indication, tensions boiled over to the point where a phone call between US Secretary of State John Kerry and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu ended due to “communications problems” earlier this week. Both men have not spoken since, according to the […]