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‘Unbelievable’: Florida Holocaust Centre Hosts George Floyd Exhibit, Sparking Outrage

Public outrage ensued after the Holocaust centre opened a George Floyd Exhibit, commemorating the May 25 death that sparked months of riots.

Netanyahu, Mossad Chief Reportedly Make Secret Visit to Saudi Arabia

Netanyahu went to Saudi Arabia on Sunday where he met with US Sec. of State Mike Pompeo and the Crown Prince, Israeli media reported Monday.

IDF Strikes Hamas Infrastructure In Retaliation For Rocket Fire

IDF strikes Hamas military infrastructure on Sunday morning in response to rocket fire launched toward Ashkelon, the second time in two weeks

UK lists Jerusalem separately from Israel on COVID-19 travel advisory

"The [Foreign Office's] decision to define Jerusalem as a territory separate from Israel is offensive and hostile."

US: Settlement Products To Be Labeled ‘Made in Israel’

US to permit labeling of imports from Israeli settlements as "Made in Israel" Pompeo said during historic visit to Judea & Samaria

IDF Strikes Iranian Forces in Syria After Finding Explosives at Northern Border

Israeli Air Force struck multiple targets in Damascus area following the unveiling of improvised explosive devices at Israel-Syria border

Al-Qaeda’s No. 2 Leader Was Killed In Iran By Israeli Assassins At Behest Of U.S.: Report

Al-Qaeda’s 2nd in command reportedly killed by Israeli assassins on motorcycles at the request of the US, according to intelligence officials

Fmr. Israeli Amb. Danon: ‘All Options’ On the Table if US Re-Joins Iranian Nuclear Deal

Danon: "We will not allow the Iranians to obtain nuclear capability... We have the means to make sure it will never happen, and we mean it."

Kamala Harris Vows To Fund Israel’s Enemies

Harris promised to restore funding to the Palestine Liberation Organization, appoint special envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation

Gantz & Netanyahu Political Partnership Over; Gantz Warns Election to be Initiated Soon

The next time Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz meet, Gantz will inform Netanyahu that their political partnership is...

Report: US Planning New Flood of Sanctions on Iran Before January

The president’s admin aims to establish the “flood” of sanctions to boost pressure on Iran ahead of a [possible] transfer in power to Biden.

Abbas to Urge a Potential Biden White House to Reverse Pro-Israel policies, Move Embassy Back to Tel Aviv

Should Joe Biden become the president-elect of the United States, the Palestinian leader will demand that his administration move the US embassy...

Romania’s PM Ludovic & Israel’s PM Netanyahu Announce Expansion of Trade

The Romanian Prime Minister also voiced his desire to strengthen his country’s defense and security ties with the Jewish State.

Terrorist attack neutralized near Nablus in the West Bank, IDF reports

Initial investigation indicates the terrorist approached an IDF barricade and started shooting towards troops from within his vehicle

The Balfour Declaration – Witnessing Its Effects 103 Years Later

Today marks 103 years since the Balfour Declaration. One can’t help but see God’s hand at work, accomplishing all that He said He would do.

Israel AG offers “Opinion Letter” Barring Netanyahu from Making Judicial Appointments

After months of bickering over matter, Mandelblit says PM in conflict of interest due to his trial; can’t be involved in judicial appointments

US Lawmakers Collaborate to Provide Israel with Notorious Bunker-Buster Bombs

Lawmakers introduced bi-partisan legislature this week to provide Israel with key weaponry amid Iran’s growing nuclear agenda.

‘Important Victory’: US Lifts Ban on Funding Israeli Research in Golan Heights, Judea & Samaria

Netanyahu: “Today we’re applying the science agreement between Israel and US to Judea and Samaria and the Golan. This is a tremendous change"

US Citizens Born in Jerusalem May Have ‘Israel’ on Their Passports

Trump admin plans to reverse a long-standing US policy that passports of citizens born in Jerusalem may not say they were born in Israel.

‘Targeted Attack Against Jews’: NYC Health Official Caught Issuing COVID Fine to Empty Jewish School

When the inspector was pressed as to why she was giving a summons to the empty Jewish school, she replied that she was following orders.

Trump Administration Brokers Deal Between Israel & Sudan Leading to Normalization of Ties

Israel and Sudan officially agree to normalize ties under the oversight of the White House; Trump: More will follow!

Pompeo Seeks to Cut US Funds for Major Rights NGOs Over Anti-Semitism

Pompeo seeks to officially brand several major human rights non-governmental organizations as anti-Semitic and cease US support for them

IDF strikes Hamas targets in Gaza in response to rocket fire

Israel strikes weapons manufacturing facility, underground infrastructure belonging to terror group, after projectiles fired at Ashkelon

Israel Has Unique Opportunity to Change Perceptions of Hezbollah – Report

Ex-IDF intelligence officials report flags multiple historic, unique opportunities Israel has to alter how Hezbollah is perceived worldwide

IDF Discovers Extensive ‘Terror Tunnel’ Coming From the Gaza Strip

Israeli officials believe that the Iranian terror proxy, Hamas, is responsible for the tunnel, which the IDF is in the process of destroying.

Jewish Cemeteries, Holocaust Memorial Desecrated in Greece After Neo-Nazi Leaders Jailed

Jewish cemeteries and a Holocaust memorial have been desecrated in Greece, just days after neo-Nazi leaders were jailed in a landmark trial.

Emirati Flight Departing Italy Travels Through Israeli Airspace for the First Time

An Emirati flight leaving Italy, has travelled through Israeli airspace for the first time ever on its way to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

IDF Special Forces Carry Out Covert Operation, Destroy Two Syrian Outposts

In a secret operation IDF Special Forces crossed the border into the demilitarized zone between Israel and Syria and destroyed two outposts.

First of Many Maritime Cargo Shipments from UAE Arrives at Haifa Port

A maritime cargo shipment that typically travels from India to Israel made its first-ever stop along the way in the United Arab Emirates

Israel Slams German Art College For ‘Embracing Anti-Semitism’

Israel embassy in Berlin accuses college of antisemitism for program titled “School for Unlearning Zionism” that denies existence of Israel

Gov Cuomo Uses 14-Year-Old Photo to Target Jewish Community for ‘Problem’ Gatherings in New York

Gov. Cuomo used a 14-year-old photo to deceptively claim the Jewish community has been skirting mask mandates “in recent weeks.”

Schoolboard Folds after Legal Battle, Reinstates Holocaust Denying Principle with Backpay

A Florida High School rehired on Wednesday a principal fired last year for declining to say whether the Holocaust is a historical fact.

Israel & Jordan Sign Historic Airspace Agreement

Israel and Jordan reached an agreement allowing flights to cross over both countries’ airspace, the Transportation Ministry announced.

David Friedman: ‘A Biden Victory Would be Bad for Israel, Region’

Friedman tells UAE media that Joe Biden would undermine the progress made in the effort to curb the threat Iran poses to the Middle East.

Iranian-Sponsored Attacks on Bahrain Expected to Increase Amid New Relationship with Israel

The Islamic Republic was quick to issue threats towards the small Gulf State following announcement of new diplomatic ties with Israel.

Turkish President Erdogan Claims ‘Jerusalem Is Our City’; The Bible Tells a Different Story

Turkey's President opened the Turkish parliament's legislative session with a long speech in-which he claimed: "Jerusalem is our city."

Netanyahu Calls on UN to Stand with the US in Mid-East Peace Effort, Combating Iranian Aggression

Addressing the UN, Netanyahu praised the US in their efforts to both advance mid-east peace & oppose the radical Islamic Republic of Iran.

Friend or Foe – What Does Ezekiel Have to Say About the Future Between Israel & Sudan?

How does all of this relate to what should be anticipated for the future in light of what the prophet Ezekiel spoke of 2,500 years ago?

Prager: A Reminder to American Jews: Civilization Is Fragile

The left in the US is what the left has been everywhere: a purely destructive force. So, why are many Jews still on the left?

German Police Threaten Israeli With Crime For Show Of Israeli Flag

German Muslims call young Israeli musician a ‘Nazi,’ police said she provoked demonstrators and was ordered to leave for holding Israeli flag

Ken Ham: ‘Explosive Church Growth’ in Iran, Reports Say

As we sadly watch the church decline across the West, be encouraged that God’s Word & Gospel is as true & powerful as ever around the world.

Ted Cruz: Antisemitism on far Left will be ‘in ascension’ if Biden wins

Cruz: "There are some vocal antisemitic voices on the far left that are in the ascension, that if Biden wins will have a serious & vocal role"

Honduras to Move Embassy to Jerusalem by End of Year

Honduran President spoke with Netanyahu to strengthen the "strategic alliance," and agreed to open embassies in Tegucigalpa and Jerusalem

First Of Its Kind US Survey: Young Adults Have ‘Shocking’ Ignorance of Slaughter of Jews In The Holocaust

A new survey about the Holocaust has revealed "shocking levels of ignorance about the greatest crime of the 20th century."

‘Dawn of a New Middle East’: Trump Presides over Signing of UAE, Bahrain & Israel historic deals

Trump: We’re here this afternoon to change the course of history. After decades of division & conflict we mark the dawn of a new Middle East

13 Israelis Injured by Rocket Fire as Peace Deals Signed

13 people were injured by Rocket fire from Gaza into southern Israel as Netanyahu signed normalization deals with the UAE and Bahrain.

Significant Damage Reported After Israeli Strike Near Aleppo

At least 2 buildings were damaged in a Israeli airstrike; One of the primary targets revealed to be a missile production facility.

US: Serbia to designate Hezbollah entirely as a terror organization

The United States on Sunday welcomed Serbia’s decision to designate Hezbollah in its entirety as a terrorist organization. It called on the European...

Full Lockdown Beginning Rosh Hashanah Night & Encompass Yom Kippur

Coronavirus Cabinet decided to institute a full lockdown of Israel beginning the first night of Rosh Hashannah, encompassing Yom Kippur.

Huckabee Blasts ‘Frightening’ Bias Against Israel in the Media & Academia

Huckabee warned of systematic attacks waged in the media and on campuses against the Bible, and against a biblical understanding of Israel.

Evangelical Malawi President Positions to be First African Country to Move Embassy to Jerusalem

The president’s announcement on Friday, if carried out, would mark Malawi as the first African country to place its embassy in Jerusalem