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Turkey Carves Out Influence in Syria

Joshua Weintraub
The Turkish government announced earlier this week that it had deployed reconnaissance forces to the Idlib province of Syria as an initial step in...

Amid Political Crisis, Venezuelan Jews Immigrate to Israel

Madison Jackson
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro plans to hold a vote on July 30, to create a legislative super-body, an action that would rewrite the constitution...

Netanyahu Meets with European Leaders

Madison Jackson
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with recently elected French President Emmanuel Macron for the first time during a five day trip to Europe...

Gaza Strip’s Crisis Leaves Qatar Vulnerable

Alex Ingber
The head of Qatar’s Committee for the Reconstruction of Gaza, Mohammed al-Emadi, recently visited the Gaza Strip to reaffirm Qatar’s commitment to its people...

UNESCO Erases Hebron’s Jewish Connection

Madison Jackson
UNESCO, the United Nation’s Educational, Social and Cultural Organization, designated Hebron's Old City and the Tomb of the Patriarchs in the West Bank (Judea...

Ukraine Holds Anti-Semitic Festival

Madison Jackson
Lviv, the largest city in western Ukraine, will host a festival in honor of Nazi collaborator Roman Shukhevych on June 30. Called “Shukhevychfest,” the...

Egypt Trades Islands for Saudi Support

Alex Ingber
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ratified a treaty this weekend handing over its sovereignty of two small Gulf islands, Tiran and Sanafir, to Saudi...

Al-Quds Protesters Show Support for Terrorists in London

Alex Ingber
Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of London on Sunday, marching for the annual al-Quds Day. The protest, held on the last Friday...

India’s Navy Chief Visits Israel

Alex Ingber
India’s Navy chief, Admiral Sunil Lanba’s, began a five-day trip to Israel earlier this week, meeting with his Israeli counterparts, Israel Defense Forces Chief...

Two Arrested for Assaulting Kurdish Protesters in DC

Madison Jackson
U.S. marshals arrested two Turkish men who live in the United States on Wednesday morning. Sinan Narin of Virginia and Eyup Yildirim of New...

Coalition Forces See First Success in Raqqa

Alex Ingber
Kurdish and Arab fighters belonging to the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have seized multiple districts inside Raqqa’s city limits over the weekend, as they...

IS Storms Iranian Parliament

Madison Jackson
Twin attacks on the Iranian parliament in Tehran and across town at Ayatollah Khomeini's mausoleum claimed the lives of at least 12 people and...

Gays Caned Under Sharia Law in Aceh

Michael Johnson
Two gay men in Indonesia's Aceh province received 83 lashes earlier this week after being convicted of “homosexual acts.” While human rights groups denounced...

Putin and Trump Talk Syrian Safe Zone

Michael Johnson
President Donald Trump expressed his continuing support for civilian “safe zones” during a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, according to...

9/11 Families File Lawsuit Against Saudi Arabia

Michael Johnson
Attorneys representing victims of al-Qaeda’s Sept. 11, 2001 attacks and their families filed a lawsuit in federal court on Monday, March 20, 2017 seeking...

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