Russia needs new approach to migration after concert attack, Putin says

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday called for a new approach to migration after Tajiks living in Russia were detained for a deadly attack on a concert hall outside Moscow that killed at least 144 people and wounded 551 more. Islamic State, the militant group that once sought control over swathes of Iraq and […]

Russian foreign ministry: hard to believe Islamic State could launch Moscow attack

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Wednesday that it was “extremely hard to believe” that Islamic State would have had the capacity to launch an attack on a Moscow concert hall last Friday that killed at least 140 people. At a briefing with reporters, Zakharova instead doubled down on Moscow’s assertions, for […]

‘South Africa came to attack Israel’: Anti-Israel proposals defeated at IPU

Israel’s delegation at the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) annual conference on Monday was able to put a stop to two proposals that condemned Israel’s actions in the war against Hamas and called for an immediate ceasefire, a Monday release from Likud MK Danny Danon’s office reported.  The Israeli delegation’s success came after a heated confrontation […]

Macron says terrorists who hit Russia had tried to attack France

President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday the gunmen who killed 137 people in a concert hall outside Moscow were part of an terrorist group that was behind foiled attempts to attack France over the past few months. This, in turn, explains why the French government on Sunday increased the security alert to its highest […]

Christians donate $500,000 to Israeli towns devastated by Hamas attack

Passages donated $500,000 to two southern Israel communities destroyed in the Hamas massacre on October 7.  The Christian organization that provides free, “Birthright-style” trips for Christian students delivered it to Netiv HaAsara and Kfar Aza this week during a solidarity mission to the South. They also brought each community a plaque to express their […]

US: IDF expected not to attack ‘no-strike zones’ in south Gaza

Israel is expected to refrain from attacking the “no-strike” zones it created for Palestinian civilians in southern Gaza, US National Security advisor Jake Sullivan told reporters as the IDF battered that area of the enclave from the air and sea.“In those [safe] zones we do expect Israel to follow through without striking,” he said. […]

Trump: US will never help Europe under attack, NATO is dead

The United States will never help Europe if it comes under attack and will leave NATO, which is dead, Donald Trump told European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen in 2020 while he was still president, according to a European Commissioner. “You need to understand that if Europe is under attack, we will never […]

North Korea warns of ‘nuclear attack’ when enemy provokes it with nukes

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Pyongyang would not hesitate to launch a nuclear attack if an enemy provokes it with nuclear weapons, state media reported on Thursday. Kim remarked as he met with soldiers under the military’s missile bureau over its recent launching drill of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), KCNA news […]

US bans visas for violent Jewish extremists who attack Palestinians

The United States has imposed visa restrictions on violent Jewish extremists, including settlers, who have attacked innocent Palestinians in the West Bank. “We expect this action to impact dozens of individuals and potentially their family members,” US State Department Spokesman Matthew Miller told reporters in Washington on Tuesday. He indicated that the new policy […]

Paris knife and hammer attack: One dead, two injured near Eiffel Tower

One person died and two others were injured after a man attacked tourists in central Paris near the Eiffel Tower, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Saturday. Police quickly arrested the 26-year-old man, a French national, using a Taser stun gun, Darmanin told reporters. The suspect had been sentenced to four years in prison […]