Tag: Israel

Plan to rid Gaza, West Bank of Israeli presence ready in 2 weeks

A plan to rid Gaza and the West Bank of Israeli presence will be presented to the UN Security Council in about two weeks time, Israel Radio reported Sunday, quoting an unnamed Palestinian source.   The source said that they are planning to present the proposal first to Mahmoud Abbas and then work out technical […]

Netanyahu Meets PM of India, Seeks Stronger Ties

“We are both ancient peoples but we are also two democracies,” Netanyahu tells India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.   Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met on Sunday with India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in New York, marking the first meeting between an Israeli Prime Minister and the Prime Minister of India in more than a decade. […]

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?