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Ali Shamkhani, the head of Iran's Supreme National Security Council and a leading adviser to Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. Credit: Tehran Times.

Top Iranian official vows ‘shocking’ response to any Israeli attack

The secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council said on Sunday that Iran’s response to any Israeli attack would be “shocking” and cost the Jewish state “tens of thousands of billions.” “Instead of allocating 1.5...
A view of the U.S. Consulate General on Agron Street in Central Jerusalem, Israel, March 4, 2019. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90.

The battle for the US consulate in Jerusalem

The professional echelon at the Israeli Foreign Ministry has described the expected American opening of a consulate to the Palestinians in Jerusalem as an “introduction to the division of the city.” They stress that...

Israeli, US and African stars come together to raise awareness of increasing anti-Semitism

Grammy-winning American Christian stars have joined some of the biggest names in Israeli pop music to raise awareness regarding rising anti-Semitism around the world. Country Music Hall of Famer Ricky Skaggs, gospel singer Jacky Clark-Chisholm,...
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett leads a cabinet meeting at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, Oct. 24, 2021. Photo by Yoav Dudkevitch/Pool

Bennett declares tackling climate a new Israeli national security interest

Israel on Sunday approved a new plan to combat climate change, with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett declaring the “climate crisis” to be a new Israeli national security interest. The plan, developed jointly by Israeli...
The town of Ariel, in Judea and Samaria, n July 2, 2020. Photo by Sraya Diamant/Flash90.

Tenders issued for 1,000 housing units in Judea and Samaria

At the direction of Israeli Housing and Construction Minister Ze’ev Elkin and contrary to calls from Washington, the Israel Land Authority issued a tender on Sunday to market some 1,000 housing units in Judea...
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah delivers a speech on Feb.16, 2021. Source: YouTube/Screenshot.

Hezbollah warns Israel against drilling in disputed maritime border area

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah warned Israel on Friday not to drill for oil and gas until the maritime border dispute between Israel and Lebanon is resolved. “If the enemy thinks they can act as they...
Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, left, meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Sochi, Russia, Oct. 22, 2021. Photo by Koby Gideon/GPO.

Bennett, Putin discuss Iran, Syria during five-hour Sochi meeting

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Sunday that his recent meeting in Sochi with Russian President Vladimir Putin had been “very good and in-depth.” In his opening address at the weekly Cabinet meeting, Bennett...

Gantz names six Palestinian NGOs as terror groups, US asks Israel to clarify

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz said on Friday that six Palestinian NGOs will be listed as terror organizations for their close ties with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP). “Those organizations were...
Members of the Sunrise GW group protesting outside of the White House in Washington, D.C. Source: Twitter.

Affiliate blasts Sunrise DC for decision to boycott rally over inclusion of Jewish groups

An affiliate of the Sunrise Movement at George Washington University, Sunrise GW, has disavowed a move by another local affiliate, Sunrise DC, to boycott a voting rights rally over the participation of three Jewish groups. In a...
View of the U.S. Consulate General on Agron Street in Central Jerusalem, Israel, March 4, 2019. Photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90

Will US deny Israel sovereignty over Jerusalem by reopening consulate for Palestinians?

The Biden administration wants to reopen a consulate for Palestinian affairs in Jerusalem as part of its efforts to reverse former U.S. President Donald Trump’s policies and achievements. Trump subsumed the consulate into the...