Daily Archives: March 19, 2019

Israel pushes back against UN drive to strip its right to self-defense

By | 2019-03-19T21:22:46+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Israel|

Acting Foreign Minister Israel Katz sent the letter on Tuesday in advance of a UNHRC vote later this week by the 47-member body.

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New pro-Israel group to tackle ‘challenges’ to US-Israel relationship

By | 2019-03-19T20:34:30+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Israel|

The organization formally launched on Tuesday and announced its endorsement of 27 candidates for races for 2020 Congressional races.

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Amos Gilad: Decision to buy German submarines needs to be investigated

By | 2019-03-19T20:30:41+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Israel|

“The submarine case is very worrying,” said Gilad, the former head of the diplomatic-security division of the Defense Ministry and today head of IDC's Institute for Policy and Strategy (IPS).

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Egypt can now block websites, social media accounts deemed a ‘threat’

By | 2019-03-19T19:21:14+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Middle East|

Egypt's media regulator release list of prohibited topics, says outlets that continue to publish 'offending material' will be fined up to $298,000

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Pilgrims came from afar to worship at Moses’ last stand

By | 2019-03-19T17:02:32+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Middle East|

Mosaics and isotope analysis show that early Christians came from Europe, Turkey and the northern Levant to pray at Mount Nebo, from where Moses saw Canaan

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Damascus threatens Kurds with military defeat, Iran demands U.S. leave Syria

By | 2019-03-19T14:28:57+00:00 March 19th, 2019|Middle East|

The Iranian and Syrian military chiefs were speaking after a meeting in Damascus that also included their Iraqi counterpart

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