The recent passage of a long-stalled bill to appoint a State Department envoy for religious minorities in the Middle East has Capitol Hill insiders heralding the arrival of what they say is a powerful new pro-Israel lobby.
Iran held a large-scale military demonstration over the weekend, parading ballistic missiles and other weapons that were painted with the slogans, “Death to America” and “Death to Israel,” according to regional reports.
Iran displayed 30 missiles with a nominal range of 1,250 miles at its annual parade on Sunday, Defense News reports.
JERUSALEM—Forty years after the Yom Kippur War opinion is still divided in Israel over whether that conflict revealed imperfections in the national character or whether it was the greatest military accomplishment in Israel’s history.
The terror group Hezbollah has assumed control of at least a portion of Syria’s chemical weapons cache, according to a Syrian military commander, multiple lawmakers, and rebel leaders.