The US Department of the Treasury in early September announced that it had sanctioned a list of terror leaders from several organizations, including from Hamas and Iran’s Quds Force, many of whom are lurking in nearby Muslim countries. By Baruch Yedid, TPS The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) stated it utilized newly… Read more »
Of the 141,200 citizens of Ethiopian origin in Israel graduating from high school, 89% took the matriculation tests compared with the national average of 94%; 20 women have enrolled in the IDF Paratroop Brigade’s instructors course; Eitan Na’eh arrived in Ankara to take up the position of Israel’s new ambassador, and much more. By: Michael… Read more »
While the threat of Islamic terror attacks in Europe constantly grows, authorities are slow to respond, resulting in recent mass attacks with numerous casualties – and heightening the chances of future attacks.
The Islamic State terror group is reportedly in the advanced stage of plans to murder Jewish children in Turkey. Extraordinary security measures are being taken to prevent such a scenario from taking place.
In another apparent step toward reconciliation, Israeli President Rivlin and Turkish President Erdogan spoke on the phone and expressed mutual interest in establishing an international front against global Islamic terrorism.
Counter to initial assessments, an ISIS terrorist who killed 3 Israelis and wounded several others may have been specifically targeting Israelis. Turkey has launched a manhunt for three of his accomplices.
After an attack by ISIS in Istanbul on Saturday that killed three Israelis and an Iranian and wounded over a dozen others, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sent his condolences to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin.
Israel mourns the death of three of its citizens who were killed while on vacation in Turkey. “The heart aches for the victims who lost their lives in the horrific terrorist bombing,” President Rivlin stated.
Hollande met with Obama in Washington to discuss the war against ISIS in wake of the Islamic terror attacks in Paris. The French president is seeking a united front with Russia as well, but it doesn't seem likely.
Special squads believed to be agents from Mossad and MI5 have been dispatched to Turkey’s capital Ankara and to Antalya, where the G20 summit is being held, to shield Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his stay there.
In line with its stance that over a million Armenians were killed in what should be considered a genocide, Israel will send a Knesset delegation to participate in the ceremonies commemorating the massacre.
Islamist Turkish President Recep Tayip Erdogan says a 'mastermind' is plotting against Turkey. An anti-Semitic 'documentary', viewable on YouTube, claims Jews have been that 'mastermind' for over 3,500 years.