IDF retaliates for Gaza rocket strike

Palestinian-Islamists launched a rocket last night from the Gaza Strip toward Israel’s southern communities. Air raid sirens blared throughout the civilian communities adjacent to the Hamas-controlled enclave as well the…

US Democrats stand by Israel

The United States Democratic Party Platform Committee rejected a motion to revise its standing-policy vis-à-vis support for Israel. Despite reported efforts by Senator Bernie Sanders (D, Vermont) to condition military…

Airborne explosive flown into Israel from Gaza

Israeli police bomb-disposal sappers today safely detonated an explosive device in the Eshkol Regional Council, which is adjacent to the Islamist-controlled Gaza Strip. According to Police Spokesman Superintendent Micky Rosenfeld,…

UAE pursues stronger ties with Israel

The United Arab Emirates Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash highlighted his country’s ambition to bolster relations with the State of Israel. In a televised interview as part…

Israel-Jordan rift widens over West Bank

Regional tensions continue to run high over Jerusalem’s aspired bid to assert its sovereignty over territories in the internationally disputed West Bank of the Jordan river, including the Biblical Districts…