U.S.-Israel alliance continues to strengthen

U.S. President Donald Trump announced, during a candle-lighting ceremony for the Jewish holiday of Chanukah, that the United States – under his administration – will always stand with the state of Israel. The American leader further underscored that the United States would continue to protect its ally, especially against the Islamic Republic that has unabatedly, … Read more

U.S. anti-Hamas proposed resolution rejected by UNGA

An attempt by the United States to pass a resolution at the United Nations General Assembly, which sought to condemn the Islamist Hamas for its indiscriminate firing of rockets toward Israel’s civilian communities has failed. While a majority of the world-body’s General Assembly voted in favor, the draft resolution did not receive the necessary two-thirds … Read more

Netanyahu warns of consequence to Hezbollah’s aggression

In a conference call, which was obtained by TV7, former commander of the IDF’s elite engineering unit, Colonel in Reserve Atai Shelach, explained that the Hamas tunnel-network on Israel’s southern frontier with the Gaza Strip is far inferior to the capacity of Hezbollah’s underground operation. Colonel (Res.) Atai Shelach said, “You can’t compare it, it’s … Read more

Israeli-Lebanese border seemingly calm despite IDF operation

The Israeli-Lebanese border appeared calm today, a day after Israel announced a wide-scale operation – dubbed: Northern-Shield – to “expose and thwart” cross-border attack tunnels from its northern neighbor, which were dug by the Iranian-backed Hezbollah. During a televised press conference to the nation from Jerusalem, the Israeli military’s spokesman Ronen Manelis provided visual intelligence … Read more

IDF launches operation “North Shield” on Lebanese-border

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held what was described as “an urgent meeting” last night with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in the Belgian capital, Brussels. Prior to his departure from Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport, the Israeli leader underscored that the meeting would focus on the latest regional-developments, and the challenges the Islamic … Read more

Israel suspends security coordination with PA

Jerusalem has decided to halt its security coordination with the Palestinian Authority in the areas surrounding Jerusalem, after Palestinian police units, in violation of the Oslo Accords, arrested a resident of East Jerusalem in the West Bank city of Ramallah, who holds an Israeli ID card. The man, Issam Akel, is suspected by the Palestinian … Read more

Iranian Airline opens direct route to Beirut amid smuggling allegations

The Iranian airline Fars Air Qeshm, which according to Western media reports “is used by the Islamic Republic’s revolutionary guards to smuggle weapons to Tehran’s allies in the region,” conducted its first direct flight from Tehran to the Lebanese capital, Beirut. Flight QFZ9964, which was reportedly used to smuggle weapons by the regime’s military arm, … Read more

Syria: Israeli fighter-jet downed during strike

Israel launched a series of airstrikes in Syria last night, reportedly targeting the al-Kiswah region, which is located south of the capital, Damascus. Several reports, which were confirmed by Syrian sources to TV7, revealed that the Israeli Air Force targeted multiple structures belonging to an Iranian-backed militia. According to one of the sources, explosions were … Read more

Amid Brexit: Israel-UK trade grows 75%

While the United Kingdom faces a series of domestic and international challenges amid efforts to fulfill its 2016 Brexit referendum mandate, which demands an official departure from the European Union; alternative global markets are viewing the tough British-EU negotiations as a time of fiscal-instability that allows for new “attractive trade agreements” to emerge. Among those … Read more

The United Nations marks solidarity day for Palestinians

The United Nations held an official solidarity day for the Palestinians, during which the world body’s Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said it reminded everyone of the incomplete task of establishing a Palestinian state, with East Jerusalem as its capital. During the special United Nations session, Secretary-General Guterres took the opportunity to condemn Israel’s government for its … Read more