February 21, 2024

AP, Reuters, CNN disavow foreknowledge of Israel attack

screenshot Newsmax TV By Nicole Wells  From Newsmax The Associated Press, Reuters, and CNN on Thursday disavowed any foreknowledge of the Oct. 7 Hamas terror attack on Israel that killed more than 1,400 Israelis and left hundreds more injured or taken hostage by the Palestinian militant group. The international news agencies were responding to a report by Jerusalem-based media […]

Warplanes strike Gaza Refugee Camp as Israel rejects US push for a pause in fighting

From Newsmax Israeli warplanes struck a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip early Sunday, killing at least 40 people and wounding dozens, health officials said. The strike came as Israel said it would press on with its offensive to crush the territory’s Hamas rulers, despite U.S. appeals for a pause to get aid to desperate […]

Hundreds feared dead at Gaza hospital as Israel denies strike

From BBC With updates from Rushdi Abualouf in Gaza; Lyse Doucet, Lucy Williamson and Nick Beake in southern Israel; Jeremy Bowen, Yolande Knell, Tom Bateman and Joel Gunter in Jerusalem; Anna Foster in northern Israel; and Hugo Bachega in southern Lebanon Summary Protests outside US embassy in Beirut Reuters Copyright: Reuters Protesters enraged by the […]

Report: Iran threatens direct intervention if Israel invades Gaza

From Newsmax Iran warned in a social media post that if Israel’s “war crimes and genocide” are not stopped then the situation could spiral out of control with “far-reaching consequences.” The post on X by Iran’s mission to the United Nations came after Axios reported Saturday that Tehran warned Israel – in a message sent […]

IBA condemns Hamas attacks on Israel and urges for a just solution to be achieved between Israel and Palestine

IBA reminds Israel of need to adhere to international standards in its response Statement by the President of the International Bar Association Almudena Arpón de Mendívil Aldama: The International Bar Association (IBA) strongly condemns the heinous attacks on Israel by the militant group Hamas. These indiscriminate and targeted atrocities against Israeli citizens contravene an unequivocal, non-derogable prohibition […]

Are we living through a de-dollarization?

By Justin Podur AUTHOR BIO: This article was produced by Globetrotter. Justin Podur is a Toronto-based writer. You can find him on his website at podur.org and on Twitter @justinpodur. He teaches at York University in the Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change. SOURCE: Globetrotter De-dollarization is apparently here, “like it or not,” as a May 2023 video by the Quincy […]

Stay in the Loop – 17 March 2023

From CARICOM Secretariat In this episode, Communications Officer at the CARICOM Secretariat, Mrs Tusankine English-Francis, presents a weekly news roundup of the latest from the Caribbean Community.  Highlights: 00:42 – St Kitts & Nevis reaffirms commitment to CARICOM.02:39 – New ambassador of Israel accredited to CARICOM.03:15 – New Ambassador of Lithuania accredited to CARICOM.03:58 – […]

IOC President Bach visits National Olympic Committees of Jordan, Palestine, Israel and Egypt

26 Sep 2022 – After a visit to Italy to the Italian National Olympic Committee in Rome (on 16 September), and attending the FEI Equestrian World Championships in Pratoni the next day, President Bach visited the National Olympic Committees (NOCs) of Jordan, Palestine, Israel and Egypt (from 18 to 24 September). Having been welcomed in Amman, Jordan, by IOC Executive Board […]

Jews returning to Israel – what is the significance? Martin

By Melissa Martin We are watching ancient biblical prophecy being fulfilled before our eyes, according to religious scholars and leaders, evangelists, pastors, priests, rabbis, and people of faith. And it’s exciting, but surreal. But what does it all mean? And what happens after the remaining Jews have returned to their homeland?   First, a brief history. Israel is […]

Benjamin Netanyahu calls to block Israel’s newly formed coalition

From BBC Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu has lashed out at a newly agreed coalition which looks set to remove him from power after 12 years as prime minister. Mr Netanyahu called on right-wing members of parliament to block the coalition from taking office. Eight opposition parties reached an agreement to work together to form a new […]