Iran’s Growing Influence in Afghanistan

Last month, it was revealed that Iran has been bribing Afghan officials in order to increase loyalty to Iran within the Afghani government. According to Radio Free Europe, Iran is building loyalty in more subtle ways as well, by discreetly spreading its ideology through the Khatam al-Nabyeen Islamic University in Kabul. The university was founded […]

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Lifeguard Foils Terror Attack at the Dead Sea

A Palestinian Authority terrorist attempted to stab a lifeguard at the Kalia beach at the Dead Sea on Wednesday. The lifeguard was lightly wounded in the attack, but managed to overpower his attacker. The subdued terrorist was arrested and taken in for questioning. Security forces found three firebombs on his person. The lifeguard suffered injuries […]

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Russia Munches on Israels Carrots

Russia is gobbling up 9,000 tons of special Israeli carrots grown in the Negev and which are twice the size of the usual carrots that Israelis find in local markets. Russians pay about $1.30 a kilo for the carrots, which works out to about 60 cents a pound. The exports are worth NIS 33 million […]

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Sen. Kerry Urges Turkey to Repair Ties with Israel

Senator John Kerry, whose influence on foreign policy will be weakened in the new Congress, is visiting Israel after a tour in Lebanon and Syria – declared enemies of Israel – and Turkey, which he advised to repair ties with Jerusalem. Sen. Kerry is chairman of the powerful Foreign Relations Committee in the upper house of […]

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Former PM Ariel Sharon is Going Home

Former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon is finally going home after nearly five years’ hospitalization, but he is still in a vegetative state.It won’t be easy, and the process will involve the transfer of a significant amount of medical equipment to Sharon’s home at Sycamore Ranch. It will also involve transfer of funds to coffers of […]

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IDF Arrests Senior Hamas Official in Ramallah

Israeli army soldiers Tuesday night arrested a senior Hamas official in Ramallah, where the Palestinian Authority has demanded total control of security. The IDF did not explain the circumstances behind the counterterrorist operation. Dr. Mahmoud al-Ramahi, the Hamas secretary-general in the Palestinian parliament, was taken into custody from his home for the second time in four […]

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Foreign Ministry Promotes Tel Aviv

Israel’s Ministry of Transport reported earlier this week that an increase of 13 per cent in flights to and from Israel is expected during the winter season, which began last week, Globes reported. The Israel Airport Authority has already approved flights to and from Israel by 53 foreign air carriers. Some companies will be flying […]

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Bush Reveals: I Ordered the Pentagon to Study a Strike on Iran

Former U.S. President George W. Bush has revealed in his new book “Decision Points” that he ordered the Pentagon to plan an attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities and also considered a covert attack on Syria. The British newspaper The Guardian quoted a section of Bush’s book, which made its debut on Tuesday, in which he […]

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Mike Huckabee and Malcolm Hoenlein to Speak At Beit El Dinner

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major Jewish Organizations, will deliver keynote addresses at the annual dinner of the American Friends of the Beit El Yeshiva Center and Arutz Sheva on Sunday Dec. 5 in Manhattan. Huckabee has been outspoken in his support for […]

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US-Born Yemeni Preacher: World Needs More Muslim Terror

Radical Muslim preacher Anwar Al-Awlaki, a native of the United States, released a video this week chastising Muslim clerics who he said are doing too little to encourage terrorism. “Just speaking on the podium is not enough,” he said. “Either we support the mujahideen [terrorists] and win everything, or we let them down and lose […]

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