Daily Archives: February 13, 2019

Israeli Council for Higher Education unanimously approves West Bank medical school

By | 2019-02-13T23:23:06+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Middle East|

'The good of the state triumphed over the petty politics of the university cartel,' education minister says

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U.S. charges Ex-Air Force intelligence officer with spying for Iran

By | 2019-02-13T22:50:21+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Middle East|

Monica Elfriede Witt remains at large along with four Iranian hackers who are being accused of using information to target former U.S. intelligence officers

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Trump administration ramps up classified program to sabotage Iranian missile efforts, report says

By | 2019-02-13T22:20:24+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Middle East|

Two failed rocket launches prompted a New York Times investigation into a classified program aimed at supplying Iran with faulty parts to thwart aerospace efforts

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Hamas will try to draw Israel into full-out Gaza war, Israeli intel assessment says

By | 2019-02-13T20:59:27+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Middle East|

Intel report says Palestinian group may risk all-out confrontation to obtain international involvement in Gaza's humanitarian crisis

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White House accelerates secret program to sabotage Iran missiles – report

By | 2019-02-13T19:23:38+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Middle East|

American military officials urged Congress to put more money into "left of launch" programs, meaning programs which rely on sabotaging launchers before they are fired.

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Polish hipsters reviving Jewish musical treasures from before the Holocaust

By | 2019-02-13T18:44:29+00:00 February 13th, 2019|Entertainment|

In light of Poland's 100th anniversary celebrations and the current preoccupation with its image and its past, young Polish musicians find a renewed interest in the Jewish interwar soundtrack

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