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Erdogan’s Move Against Kurds Signal Wider Ambitions

Shep Gerszberg
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey would “clean” its border with Syria, implying that the offensive waged against Kurdish militias...

Turkey Launches Another Offensive Against Syrian Kurds

Michael Johnson
The Turkish military launched an offensive against Kurdish forces this week, firing artillery across its border into the northwestern Syrian town of Afrin. Ankara...

Moscow to Secure Air Rights in Egypt

Michael Johnson
The Russian government published details of a reciprocal agreement on Thursday that would allow Moscow to use Egyptian air bases and airspace. The draft...

Lebanon’s PM Resignation, A Warning to the West

Michael Johnson
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigned unexpectedly on Saturday in a televised speech broadcast from Saudi Arabia. Media reports indicated a possible plot to...

IDF Destroys Gaza Tunnel, Highlights Underground Barrier

Michael Johnson
The IDF announced Monday that it had blown up part of a terrorist tunnel dug under Israeli territory near the border with Gaza. Seven...

Netanyahu Talks Iran and Syria with Russian Minister

Michael Johnson
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hosted Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu in Jerusalem earlier this week to have a candid conversation about the war in Syria....

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...

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