News Archive

February 2011

Israeli musician becomes star of Libyan revolution
Posted on Monday, February 28, 2011
Popular YouTube remix of Gaddafi's defiant speech has become anthem of Libyan rebels; only later did they discover it was made by an Israeli
What's happening in Egypt now?
Posted on Sunday, February 27, 2011
Muslim Brotherhood spiritual leader makes triumphant return from exile, urges democracy in line with Sharia Law; experts agree - Egypt is going from "yuppie" revolution to Islamic revolution
Americans: End aid to Arabs, but keep backing Israel
Posted on Sunday, February 27, 2011
Most Americans want to stop aid to Arab countries amid wave of revolutions, but also believe US should keep backing Israel; numbers higher among Republicans
Washington Post gets it: Abbas no better than Arafat
Posted on Friday, February 25, 2011
Major US newspaper slams Palestinian leader for claiming he wants peace, and then failing to participate in peace process; editorial concludes that ultimately, Abbas isn't genuine partner
Gaza hair stylists arrested by Hamas
Posted on Friday, February 25, 2011
Yet more evidence that Hamas-ruled Gaza is slipping into Sharia Law; terrorist rulers also forbid women to smoke in public, ban certain books
Israel debates 'End Times' as Arab world revolts
Posted on Thursday, February 24, 2011
Israelis begin to wonder what the rising Middle East turmoil means, and many turn to "end times" prophecy for the answer; it's not just Christians who see the coming of Messiah in such times
Jesus, 'The Stolen Rabbi'
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2011
A columnist for Israel's second largest newspaper writes glowingly of Jesus, how he never abandoned Israel, and his view that it was a Church conspiracy to 'steal' this 'wise rabbi' from his people
Iranian warships enter Mediterranean
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Israel says ships pose no real threat, but blast move as 'major provocation' and evidence that Iran is trying to demonstrate its power in the region
UPDATE: Gaza border remains regional hotspot
Posted on Wednesday, February 23, 2011
While world focus on Egypt, other Middle East revolutions, Palestinians in Gaza continue to lob missiles and mortar shells into southern Israel, prompting deadly Israeli responses
Clinton: Illegitimate for Jews to live in Judea, Samaria
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2011
US Secretary of State reiterates that veto of UN resolution was NOT an American endorsement of Jews' right to live in their biblical heartland
Libya's Gaddafi could find refuge in Israel
Posted on Monday, February 21, 2011
With Libyan leader in trouble at home, Israelis are reminded of recent interview with Gaddafi's Israeli family members; if Jewish, Gaddafi has the "right of return" to the Jewish state
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Posted on Sunday, February 20, 2011
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Arabs furious after US vetoes resolution on Jewish settlements
Posted on Sunday, February 20, 2011
Palestinians prepare 'day of rage' against US for vetoing UN resolution against Jewish settlements; but Arabs also note that the rest of the world supported their position
Egyptian revolution was Islamic, not democratic
Posted on Sunday, February 20, 2011
Leader of Muslim Brotherhood insists those behind Egypt's revolution were driven by Islamic principles, not by Western ideal of democracy; says peace treaty with Israel will be annulled
Times of Upheaval
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2011
A top Israeli analyst speaks to Israel Today about the mounting storm in the Middle East, and why the supposedly "democratic" revolutions taking place are actually cause for greater concern
Palestinians seek UN condemnation of Jewish houses
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2011
Palestinians reject last-minute Obama effort to water down submitted UN Security Council resolution declaring Jewish houses in Judea and Samaria to be illegal
Hizballah threatens to conquer the Galilee
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2011
Hizballah leader says in next Israel-Lebanon war, his forces will invade, occupy the Galilee; Netanyahu says Hizballah is dreaming, and warns its leader to stay in his bunker
US intelligence creates smokescreen for Muslim Brotherhood
Posted on Friday, February 18, 2011
Top US intelligence figures claim they can't get a read on Muslim Brotherhood, even as they seem to dismiss the group's own definition of itself; why the cover-up for Egypt's rising radical opposition?
Interview with terror victim Kay Wilson
Posted on Thursday, February 17, 2011
Kay Wilson spoke to us about the brutal terror attack that left her wounded and took the life of her Christian friend, Kristine Luken, and how she is coping with it all.
Israeli minister: We will never leave Hebron
Posted on Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Israeli education minister tours Hebron, says Israel must stop misleading Arabs, world into thinking Jews will ever leave their second holiest city
The Israel-Syria apple trade
Posted on Wednesday, February 16, 2011
Despite being official at war, Israel exports a huge quantity of apples to Syria every year; the transfer is made via the UN and Red Cross
Israel ready for end of peace with Egypt
Posted on Tuesday, February 15, 2011
Israeli leaders hope peace treaty survives government change, but will know how to respond if Egypt returns to state of war with Israel
Jordan gov't shake-up creates tension with Israel
Posted on Tuesday, February 15, 2011
New justice minister demands early release of Jordanian soldier who massacred Israeli girls in 1997; Israel furious, demands Amman reprimand the new cabinet member
Israeli journalists speak of realities of Egypt protests
Posted on Monday, February 14, 2011
Reality on the streets of Cairo was a little different, and a little more 'medieval' than the romanticized picture painted by the mainstream media
Israel has many concerns after Mubarak regime falls
Posted on Sunday, February 13, 2011
How long will direct military rule last? Will Egypt lose control of the Sinai? Will the next president maintain peace with Israel? And, who will stop Iran and Turkey from filling the void?
Obama seen as anxious for Islamist rule in Egypt
Posted on Friday, February 11, 2011
Mubarak promises elections, transfers powers to VP, but that's not enough for Obama; meanwhile, White House insists Muslim Brotherhood really isn't all that bad
UN promotes female terrorists as role models
Posted on Thursday, February 10, 2011
Special media campaign aimed at advancing women's issues in Arab world puts forward as role model female terrorist who carried out most deadly attack ever on Israelis
Jordanian anti-government protests focus on queen
Posted on Wednesday, February 09, 2011
Bedouins threaten to rise up against king if he doesn't put his wife "in her place," while Muslim Brotherhood is looking to take over in Jordan, too
'God wants Obama to solve Israeli-Arab conflict'
Posted on Tuesday, February 08, 2011
Former Obama national security advisor James Jones says if God were to task the US president with one thing, it would be birthing a Palestinian state, which will bring peace to the world
Uproar over arrest warrant against leading settler rabbi
Posted on Tuesday, February 08, 2011
Police issue arrest warrant against chief rabbi of Hebron for endorsing book that grants biblical justification to killing of non-Jews during times of war
Palestinian woman grateful to IDF soldiers who delivered her baby
Posted on Tuesday, February 08, 2011
Arab woman from isolated village gives birth in Israeli army ambulance, has only warm and positive things to say about the soldiers who helped and comforted her
Abortion in Israel on the decline
Posted on Monday, February 07, 2011
Health Ministry numbers show 19 percent decline in abortions over past few years; pro-life groups, one of them Messianic-run, are working hard to make sure that trend continues
Egypt's Western-assisted slide toward Islamic Revolution
Posted on Sunday, February 06, 2011
Christian source in Cairo reveals most Egyptians are satisfied with reforms offered by Mubarak; but outside forces seem to have taken over, and are moving Egypt toward Islamic Revolution
Christians slaughtered in southern Egypt
Posted on Sunday, February 06, 2011
Local Muslims reportedly take advantage of chaos surrounding anti-government demonstrations to massacre two Christian families
Benny Gantz - Israel's next army chief
Posted on Sunday, February 06, 2011
Gov't forced to rescind nomination of Gen. Yoav Galant over land grab scandal; replacement Gen. Benny Gantz described as quiet man of action
Why did Obama legitimize terrorist rule of Egypt?
Posted on Thursday, February 03, 2011
White House says new gov't in Cairo will have to include 'non-secular actors,' knowing full well that the only significant non-secular group is the Muslim Brotherhood, godfather of Middle East extremism
Televangelist Joel Osteen visits Israel, expresses love and support
Posted on Thursday, February 03, 2011
Widely followed televangelist Joel Osteen avoided public support of Israel for years, but made a huge splash when he finally decided to let the world know how he views the Jewish state
Israel fears peace with Egypt may soon end
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Netanyahu calls on international community to make sure whoever is in charge in Cairo honors the peace treaty with Israel; Muslim Brotherhood, which looks poised to take over, has vowed to return Egypt to state of war
Huckabee: Yes to a Palestinian state, but not in Israel
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Expected US presidential candidate says he's not against the Palestinians having a state, just not on ancient Jewish lands; blasts pressure to prevent Jews from living where they choose
Israel, Jewish leaders pay respects to first Christian Zionist
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Unmarked grave of Rev. William Hechler, confidante and backer of Theodor Herzl, is finally found and provided a proper tombstone by Jews thankful for his contribution to Zionism
Israel to remove all land mines
Posted on Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Knesset approves bill aimed at cleaning Israel of land mines following number of accidents in recent years
Expert: 'Palestinian Papers' took focus away from true problem
Posted on Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Yoram Ettinger says if anyone wants to see the true nature and intent of the Palestinian leadership, he need look no further than the Palestinian schools and what they are teaching children

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