JERUSALEM—Israel’s Shin Bet security service today reported the uncovering of a plot by Hamas to oust the Palestinian Authority (PA) from control of the West Bank in an armed uprising.
A Hamas spokesman admitted that journalists who were caught filming in places where Hamas was firing rockets were forced to stop and deported from the Gaza Strip, according to the Jerusalem Post.
Hamas’ Al Aqsa television station aired footage on Wednesday night of long-range M-75 rockets being manufactured by Hamas members as “irrefutable proof the Zionist enemy did not achieve its goals,” according to Israel Hayom.
JERUSALEM—The appointment by the United Nations of an outspoken critic of Israel to head a commission investigating alleged Israeli war crimes in Gaza has been termed “a complete travesty of justice” by Israel’s ambassador to the UN.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has asked Russia to supply Egypt with high-tech fighter jets, attack helicopters, and anti-tank missile systems, according to regional reports.
Reporter Soledad O’Brien, who is paid by one of Hamas’ top financiers, told Reddit Tuesday that she “literally never” watches the Fox News Channel.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Obama administration may announce on Tuesday a decision to send more military advisers to Iraq, U.S. officials said, as the United States helps confront radical Islamist militants who threaten Iraqi minorities and the northern Kurdish enclave.
Militants associated with the terror group Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) are grieving following the suicide of Robin Williams, a comedic actor who the militants enjoyed in the children’s film Jumanji.
The Obama administration has lifted longtime restrictions on Libyans attending flight schools in the United States and training here in nuclear science, according to a final amendment of the ban recently approved by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Just two weeks after the Obama administration asked Congress to repeal the Iraq war authorization, the White House is failing to adequately explain to lawmakers the legal justification and concrete objectives for its airstrikes against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS), according to congressional insiders apprised of off-the-record briefings on the matter.