Tuesday, 20 April 2021 | Khartoum yesterday took another step to cement its budding relationship with Jerusalem by officially scrapping a decades-old law boycotting Israel. The decision to repeal the 63-year-old bill that enshrined the criminalization of diplomatic and economic ties with the Jewish state into law was taken during a joint meeting between Sudan’sContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 20 April 2021 | Israel is the reason Greece’s Hellenic Air Force will receive upgrades to its training program—including establishing an International Flight Training Center—thanks to an approximately US $5.4 billion deal in the largest defense contract ever signed between the two countries. The agreement, which spans 22 years and will engage Israel’s ElbitContinue Reading »
Tuesday, 20 April 2021 | There were direct hits, some of them were especially painful. The fabric of daily life was fractured. Still, despite all of that, the communities around the border grew in strength and the resilience of civilians prevailed. You need only to visit them, those agricultural communities along the Gaza border fence,Continue Reading »
Tuesday, 20 April 2021 | Police in the Netherlands are investigating footage from a fan rally prior to a soccer game last week between two Dutch teams where fans chanted: “Hamas, Hamas, Jews to the gas.” The incident, first reported by the Dutch news outlet De Gelderlander and the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, occurred on AprilContinue Reading »
Monday, 19 April 2021 | Last night marked the sixth consequent night of violent riots in Jerusalem since the beginning of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, with Israeli police and hundreds of Palestinian protesters once again coming to blows outside the Damascus Gate of the Old City, the hotspot for clashes over the pastContinue Reading »
Monday, 19 April 2021 | The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) over the weekend reportedly confirmed that Iran has started enriching uranium to the near-weapons-grade level of 60% purity, just days after Iran’s President boasted that they can reach the full weapon’s grade-level of 90% at any time. “We could have done 60% (enrichment) before.Continue Reading »
Monday, 19 April 2021 | Telegram channels affiliated with Iran-backed militias in Iraq published posters over last week threatening Israeli interests, according to the Middle East Media Research Institute’s Jihad and Terrorism Threat Monitor (MEMRI-JTTM). Sabreen News, a Telegram channel linked with Iraqi Shiite paramilitary group Asa’ib Ahl Al-Haq, published a poster on April 14Continue Reading »
Monday, 19 April 2021 | British Prime Minister Boris Johnson recently announced the United Kingdom’s opposition to an International Criminal Court [ICC] investigation into Israel for alleged war crimes. In an April 9 letter to the British lobby group Conservative Friends of Israel, he said while the government is one of the ICC’s “stronger supporters” andContinue Reading »
Friday, 16 April 2021 | Israel entered a new atmosphere of rejoicing and merrymaking as the Jewish state celebrated its 73rd birthday from Wednesday night to Thursday night. Israel celebrates the anniversary of its rebirth every year on the fifth of Iyar, the second month on the Hebrew calendar. Iyar 5 is the Hebrew dateContinue Reading »
Friday, 16 April 2021 | Hours after Independence Day celebrations came to a close, militants in the Gaza Strip fired a rocket into southern Israel. Israeli military confirmed that one rocket was fired late Thursday toward the city of Sderot and landed in an open area close to Israel’s side of the border fence. NoContinue Reading »
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