Sheikh Jarrah tensions spike

[Ed. Note 19 January 2022:  the court-approved eviction order of "illegal buildings built on grounds designated for a school for children with special needs" was enforced this morning, according to…

NAVCENT head visits Israel amid Iran tensions

US Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT) Commander Vice Admiral Brad Cooper visits Israel amid mounting tensions with Iran and its regional proxies. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner During his…

Israel to proactively confront Iran threat

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett has reiterated that Jerusalem will not be bound by a future nuclear deal with Iran and will continue to regard itself as free to act "without…

Haniyeh: Iran gave Hamas $70m to fight Israel

The Hamas Political Bureau Chief made the revelation during an interview with the Qatari-owned Al-Jazeera Network while praising the Islamic Republic. By Jonathan Hessen and Erin Viner While emphasizing that…

Surge in Israeli-Gaza tensions

Terrorists from the Islamist Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip have launched multiple attacks in recent days, prompting heavy IDF retaliation. By Erin Viner The Israeli army reported machine gunfire from Gaza into…

Palestinians hold local elections

Palestinians voted in West Bank municipal elections this past week, in a rare democratic exercise against a backdrop of rising anger over the cancelation of legislative and presidential votes by…

Israel, Egypt hold critical talks

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid made a lighting one-day trip to Cairo to hold diplomatic talks with senior Egyptian leaders. By Erin Viner Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi greeted Minister…

Israel completes underground Gaza security barrier

The Israeli Defense Ministry announced the completion of a sensor-equipped subterranean wall on its side of the Gaza border, built as a counter-measure against terror tunnels used by the Islamist…

Christians donate 36 new bomb shelters to Israel

The International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ) is currently delivering the new refuges to vulnerable Israeli border communities in an effort funded by Christians worldwide. By Erin Viner The three-dozen mobile…

Bennett: Israel won’t be obligated to revived JCPOA

“Even if” nuclear negotiations to renew the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action nuclear accord with Iran succeed, Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett declared Jerusalem “is of course not a party…