A historic interfaith covenant was signed in the Middle East on Monday 11 Feb. 2019 but the mainstream media in the US has been almost entirely silent about it.
Iran’s Revolutionary Guards inaugurated a surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 1,000 km (621 miles), the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Thurs. 7 Feb. 2019
Israeli PM Binyamin Netanyahu will travel to Moscow on 21 February 2019 for a meeting with President Vladimir Putin as Russian-made S-300 missile defense batteries in Syria near becoming operational.
Israel’s Defense Ministry announced on Sunday 3 Feb. 2019 that it has begun the final phase of construction of a galvanized steel barrier 20 feet high that will run the length of its frontier border with the Gaza Strip.
Israel relayed a warning message to Gaza terror group Hamas, through mediators, demanding Hamas stop the riots along the border fence or face an Israeli military campaign.
Former US president Barack Obama lied to Saudi Arabia when violating the redlines he famously declared regarding Syria’s use of chemical weapons, a former senior Saudi official said in a media interview.
The European Union Parliament marked International Holocaust Day on Sunday 27 Jan. 2019, and emphasized the continuing importance of the vigilant fight against anti-Semitism in Europe.
U.S. Republican Reps. Lee Zeldin, Elise Stefanik and Ted Budd introduced a resolution on Wed. 23 Jan. 2019 to condemn the rise of anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiment in politics.
Iranian military forces fired a medium-range missile at Israel on Sunday from a site near Damascus. It was intercepted.
Openly anti-Israel Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar was named last week to the House Foreign Affairs Committee, courtesy of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.