Daily Archives: February 5, 2019

Moderate marijuana use can raise sperm count, surprising study shows

By | 2019-02-05T23:19:04+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Health|

Perhaps weed boosts the fertility system, or alternatively, perhaps it's the testosterone-heavy among us who smoke marijuana in the first place

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Gaza health system on verge of collapse, Israeli defense officials warn ministers

By | 2019-02-05T23:00:00+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Middle East|

State of Gaza health services could lead to direct international intervention in next conflict

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Heeding U.S. call, Lebanon’s new government says will stay out of Syria

By | 2019-02-05T21:29:11+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Middle East|

Despite the disassociation policy, Hezbollah, which has three seats in cabinet, has been fighting alongside Assad for years

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This Holocaust survivor had no family. So 150 strangers attended his funeral

By | 2019-02-05T21:12:39+00:00 February 5th, 2019|World|

Eddie Ford, a Canadian Holocaust survivor, had virtually no family left to attend his funeral. So a local rabbi made a plea on Facebook

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In Warsaw, Kushner to begin discussing his vision for Middle East peace

By | 2019-02-05T20:43:26+00:00 February 5th, 2019|World|

Jared Kushner has spoken little on his vision for a lasting peace agreement, but plans to be a public face of the coming effort.

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Israeli oil explorer recruits shadowy investor group to revive its fortunes

By | 2019-02-05T20:18:10+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Israel|

The group includes a U.S. oil executive, a retired Israeli general and unnamed backers, but it’s not clear if the oil commissioner will okay it as a drill operator

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Russian-supplied S-300 systems becoming operational in Syria, satellite images reveal

By | 2019-02-05T19:49:59+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Middle East|

The erection of the launchers may be an indicator of rising tensions in the Syrian arena

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UNHRC set to blast Israel 7 times, but mum on China’s Muslim imprisonment

By | 2019-02-05T19:21:12+00:00 February 5th, 2019|World|

Seventeen non-governmental groups this week called on the U.N. Human Rights Council to send a fact-finding mission to the Xinjiang region of China to investigate the situation.

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