Tag: Israel

Israeli strike against Iran could happen soon

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told a small gathering of pro-Israel American leaders Tuesday that an Israeli strike against Iranian nuclear facilities “could happen in a matter of months.” “In my view, [Iranian Supreme Leader Ali] Khamenei believes there is no credible deterrence from the United States, there’s not realistic risk of significant consequence for moving forward with […]

Iran’s strategic threat to Israel

Under international law, war and genocide are not mutually exclusive. On the contrary, war is sometimes recognized – both historically and jurisprudentially – as an essential means of carrying out genocide. For Israel, in particular, still facing determined Iranian nuclearization, any such recognition obviously warrants very special attention. “In a dark time,” says the American poet […]

Netanyahu ‘loathes’ Obama, Israel’s opposition leader charges

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu “loathes” Barack Obama, and his hostile attitude to the US president constitutes a danger to Israel’s well-being, the head of the Israeli opposition charged on Friday night, in a highly unusual acknowledgement of the long-rumored strained personal ties between the two leaders… Read More: Netanyahu ‘loathes’ Obama, Israel’s opposition leader charges | The […]

Israel decries US ‘knife in back’ over Palestinian govt

Washington’s support for a new Palestinian government backed by Israel’s Islamist foe Hamas, has left the Jewish state feeling betrayed, triggering a new crisis with its closest ally.

President Obama shirks his campaign pledge not to deal with Hamas

My position on Hamas is indistinguishable from the position of Hillary Clinton or John McCain. I said they are a terrorist organization and I’ve repeatedly condemned them.

Ted Cruz Pulls no Punches in Pro-Israel Address

Leading Republican Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) came out swinging at Sunday’s Israel Day Concert, voicing his support for the “unbreakable alliance” between the US and Israel, and blasting the Obama administration for its handling of Iran’s nuclear program.

Deathbed revelation sparks major revival

A stunning video shows the impact in Israel of what is being called the Kaduri Revival, after the long-venerated Rabbi Yitzhak Kaduri, who died at the age of 108 in 2006 and left behind a letter with instructions to open it one year after his death.   In the letter, Kaduri proclaimed the name of […]

Ministers approve surrogacy for singles, same-sex couples

Same-sex couples and singles across the country have a reason to rejoice as the government approved changing surrogacy guidelines on Sunday.   Yesterday, after months of political wrangling, Likud, Yesh Atid and Hatnua voted for Health Minister Yael German’s proposal to expand legal surrogacy eligibility, in Israel and abroad, beyond heterosexual couples. Bayit Yehudi ministers […]

With Israel/PA negotiations stalled, what should be done now?

Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah-controlled Palestinian Authority has now concluded a reconciliation agreement with Hamas, the United Statesand European Union-recognized terrorist organization that controls Gaza and calls for the destruction of Israel Article 15 and the murder of Jews Article 7 in its charter. Read More: With Israel/PA negotiations stalled, what should be done now? | JPost […]

Euphrates War Trigger

Will the Euphrates War Be Triggered by the Current Turmoil?

Question: Tony called to ask Irvin if he believes that all of the preparation for war can be a catalyst for the Euphrates War.