Daily Archives: February 8, 2019

Israelis call for death penalty for alleged murderer of 19-year-old Ansbacher

By | 2019-02-08T23:45:36+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Ansbacher's body was found in Ein Yael in Jerusalem on Thursday. Her remains were laid to rest on Friday in her hometown of Tekoa in Gush Etzion.

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Suspect in the murder of Ori Ansbacher arrested near Ramallah

By | 2019-02-08T23:45:36+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Ansbacher's body was found in Ein Yael in Jerusalem on Thursday. Her remains will be laid to rest on Friday in her home-town of Tekoa in Gush Etzion.

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Merkel vs. Trump: ISIS not defeated, ‘transforming into an asymmetrical warfare force’

By | 2019-02-08T18:07:23+00:00 February 8th, 2019|World|

The U.S. president announced the organization was defeated. Germany's chancellor begs to differ

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Two Palestinian teenagers killed by Israeli live fire in protests, Gaza authorities say

By | 2019-02-08T16:50:41+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

One of the dead named as relative of Hamas political chief Ismail Haniyeh, as Palestinians protest for the 46th Friday in a row

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The Islamic Revolution succeeded, Iran not so much

By | 2019-02-08T15:36:35+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

The revolution’s success still nourishes the dreams of Sunni movements as well, but ‘Shi’ite flexibility’ went by the wayside, and many Iranians feel their country is imprisoned in an Arab and Muslim circle of hostility

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Report: Two Palestinians killed by IDF fire during weekly Gaza protests

By | 2019-02-08T15:27:28+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Roughly 7,000 protesters confronted IDF forces on Friday during what Palestinians call the March of Return protests.

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Netanyahu request for donations in legal cases: I am powerless in face of the state

By | 2019-02-08T14:22:11+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Israel|

The state has invested huge costs in the investigation against the prime minister, Netanyahu's request says, which 'serves to emphasize the helplessness of an individual to defend himself'

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Iran to keep chanting ‘death to America’ – but it’s just against Trump, leader says

By | 2019-02-08T13:59:43+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says the people won't stop chanting the slogan as long as Washington continues its hostile policies

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Israeli watchdog to Facebook: Remove Abbas’ party’s page – exclusive

By | 2019-02-08T12:52:44+00:00 February 8th, 2019|Middle East|

“We strongly request that Facebook immediately close and delete Fatah’s Facebook page and ensure that no similar page is reopened."

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