April 9 2020

US Oil Company in Iraq Targeted by Rockets; No Damage or Injuries Reported

Rockets target US oil company site in Iraq; This is the first time in nearly a year that US oil personnel have been targeted in southern Iraq.

Israel’s Mossad Collects Hundreds of Thousands of Coronavirus Test Kits

Israel’s Mossad said to be collecting hundreds of thousands of test kits from countries; The country or countries they were received from remain unknown

‘6 Million Israelis’ will Stop Breathing if Respirators Not Sent to Gaza, Hamas Chief Threatens

The head of Hamas warned Israel that if respirators for coronavirus patients are not sent to the coastal enclave then his group will "take them by force."

Iraq Suspends Major News Outlet for Three Months After Contradictory Report of COVID-19 Outbreak

Iraq has suspended Reuters for three months and fined them over $20,000 USD for what Iraq claims is a false and damaging report

Temple Mount activists call on Netanyahu to allow Passover Offerings on Mount for Covid-19

Temple Mount activist group 'Returning to the Mount' sends letter to Netanyahu calling him to allow sacrifice on Mount to end the coronavirus pandemic.

Report: Iranian Parliament Speaker Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Reports indicate that Iranian parliament speaker Ali Larijani has tested positive for the coronavirus and he is now in self-quarantine

Trump Warns Iran will ‘Pay Heavy Price’ if they Attack Troops in Iraq After Regime Ramps up Threats

Iran is increasing their systematic & coordinated threats against US in Iraq. Iran’s IRGC: any “small mistake” by Washington would be met with force.

Reports Claim Iran may have Lost Nearly 15,000 People Including 17 Officials due to Coronavirus

The NCRI, in its daily update using sources on the ground in the country, stated Monday that it has evidence of over 14,200 dying of coronavirus nationwide.

Syria Accuses Israel as ‘Hostile Targets’ Shot Down Over Homs

Syrian air defenses have intercepted "hostile targets" over the city of Homs, state news agency SANA reported on Tuesday.

Gas Flow from Iran to Turkey Temporarily Stops After Explosion Occurs on Pipeline

An explosion occurred on a pipeline running from Iran to Turkey that has paused the flow of gas between the two countries.

Israeli & US F-35 Pilots Conduct ‘Enduring Lightning’ Over Southern Israel

Despite the global pandemic of COVID-19, F-35 pilots from Israel and the United States conducted a training exercise known as ‘Enduring Lightning’

Iran’s Coronavirus Propaganda Scapegoats America

The embrace of coronavirus conspiracies by Iran in recent days has exposed the Islamist regime's focus on retaining power while sacrificing its own people.

As deaths soar, Iran’s military sets up 2,000-bed Coronavirus hospital in exhibition center

Iran announced another 144 deaths on Friday as the military completed work on 2,000-bed field Coronavirus hospital in an exhibition center in the capital.

Israel Conducts Retaliatory Strikes after Gaza Fires Rocket at the Jewish State

IDF struck targets in Gaza Friday in response to the firing of a rocket sent into Israel, breaking a lull of violence amid the deadly coronavirus

Israel’s COGAT Delivers Thousands of Test Kits & Medical Supplies to the PA

COGAT delivers thousands of medical supplies to the Palestinians amid the battle to stop the spread of COVID-19 throughout the region

Blue & White Party Splits after Benny Gantz Joins Netanyahu Government, is Elected Knesset Speaker

In a dramatic turn of events, the Blue & White Party breaks up Thursday after Benny Gantz decides to enter Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government

Netanyahu Warns of Total Lockdown as Coronavirus Infects 2,369 Israelis

If Israel doesn't see immediate improvement in coronavirus infection trend, then they will have no choice but to implement Total Lockdown, Netanyahu warned.

Israeli Defense Forces to Provide Care for the Elderly Amid Battle Against COVID-19

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entrusts the care of Israel’s older population to the Israeli Defense Forces amid the fight against COVID-19

Racist, Extremist Groups Encourage Targeting of Cops & Jews with COVID-19

The FBI issued a warning that individuals belonging to an extremist group blame Jews for virus spread, intend to target Jews & police with COVID-19

Pompeo and Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei Trade Jabs Over Coronavirus, Rumors & Aid

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo lashed out Monday at Iran, accusing the country of spreading dangerous rumors about COVID-19

Israeli doctor in Italy: We no longer Allow those Over 60 Access to Respiratory Machines

Israeli medical doctor told Israeli television that in northern Italy the instructions are to not allow those over 60 access to respiratory machines.

Palestinian News Outlet Refers to Israel as ‘More Dangerous than All of Nature’s Viruses’

Palestinian news outlet refers to Israeli policy as more dangerous than COVID-19 and accuses Israel of deliberately spreading the virus into PA territories

After Triggering Migrant Crisis 2.0, Turkey Closes European Border… Because of Coronavirus

Nearly a month after opening the gates to Europe, the Turkish government has closed the border due to the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus.

Riots Erupt After Police Limit Entrance to Temple Mount

Israel Police set up blockades around the Temple Mount and began limiting the entrance on Friday prompting riot clashes with the Arab population.

A Person Dies of Coronavirus Every 10 minutes in Iran, Country’s Health Ministry says

Iran’s health ministry said that a person is dying of coronavirus every ten minutes as caseloads continue to rise and hospitals reach a breaking point.

ICC Decision on Israel Delayed by Coronavirus Shutdown

The ICC’s decision about a full criminal probe of Israelis for 'war crimes' will likely be delayed by at least a month because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Netanyahu: As we fight coronavirus, Blue and White supports terrorists

PM Netanyahu slammed Blue & White Wednesday during an interview saying that “even in this time of a national emergency they continue to support terrorists.”

Coronavirus Hits Terrorists Hardest from ISIS to Iran – Analysis

Amid all the chaos caused by the coronavirus tidal wave, it may also rid the world of many of its worst terrorists or at least freeze their activity.

Israelis Not Allowed to Leave Their Homes Unless ‘Absolutely Necessary’

The government rolled out a new set of restrictions on the Israeli population Tuesday as the number of coronavirus patients increased to 337 at press time.

Border Crisis: European Union Says Greece Must Let Migrants Claim Asylum

EU calls Greece to allow migrants asylum, despite its support for efforts to prevent Turkey from facilitating wave of illegal migration into Greece

Satellite Images Reveal Mass Graves Being Prepared in Iran Amid Coronavirus Death Toll

Newly released satellite images reveal Iran has been preparing mass graves for victims of the Coronavirus; The Regime accused of covering up real death toll

President Rivlin Gives Benny Gantz Mandate to Form Government

Benny Gantz officially receives a mandate to form a government from President Rivlin Monday receiving four weeks to build a coalition.

Plague of Locusts Set to Descend Upon Middle East at Passover – Jewish State to Remain Untouched

An ‘Extremely alarming’ plague of locusts swarms forming in Horn of Africa; set to desimate Africa and the Middle East — but will skip Holy Land

Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Trial Delayed by over 2 Months as Court Activity Limited Over Virus

PM Netanyahu’s trial has been pushed off by more than 2 months due to new restrictions on Israel’s courts as part of new measures to combat the coronavirus

Was Iranian IRGC General ‘Siamand Mashhadani’ killed in US airstrikes?

US airstrikes carried out in Iraq just after midnight on Friday may have killed an Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps general.

Blue and White’s Calamitous Week and Israel’s Political Forecast

Political Affairs: In stitching together such a government, Blue and White’s goal is merely to defenestrate Netanyahu from the Prime Minister’s Residence.