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Aleppo Becomes No. 18 on UN ‘Besieged Areas in Syria’ List

4 Tishri 5777 – October 5, 2016
Syria's northern city of Aleppo is now officially a "besieged" city under UN criteria.

In VP Debate Pence Fails to Score Resounding Blow on Iran Deal

Overall, the debate veered to the Iran deal four times, and Gov. Pence was not able to turn any of them into a knockout, or even a win on points.

Abbas Political Adviser Nimr Hammad, Dead at 78

27 Elul 5776 – September 29, 2016
Beirut-based Nimr Hammad, political adviser to Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud Abbas has died at the age of 78.

Emergency Session on Syria at UN Security Council

23 Elul 5776 – September 26, 2016
At least 100,000 children have had no safe drinking water for 3 days in Aleppo.

Iran Threatens to Turn Tel Aviv, Haifa to ‘Dust’

19 Elul 5776 – September 21, 2016
Iran is again threatening Israel, saying it will "turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust" pending mistakes by the "Zionist regime."

UN Security Council Meets in Fiery Session on Syria

New Zealand PM John Key chaired the UN Security Council session in his final month of a 2-year rotation as president.

80 Syrian Soldiers Killed as Russian-US Ceasefire Wobbles, And Israel Deploys Iron Dome

15 Elul 5776 – September 18, 2016
It's not clear who killed 80 Syrian soldiers but the US-Russian ceasefire is crumbling. Israel's deployed the Iron Dome.

Ground Zero for the Iran Deal: Rosenthal Versus Nadler

14 Elul 5776 – September 16, 2016
"This district is literally Ground Zero and our representative supported the Iran Deal? Is no one paying attention," Rosenthal queries.

Syria Ceasefire Faltering as Assad Regime Reneges on Deal at Aleppo

Eighty thousand Aleppo residents starve as their fate is determined by which side blinks first in a game of chicken played in a ceasefire.

UNIFIL Soldiers Wounded in Southern Lebanon by ’30-Year-Old’ Landmine

12 Elul 5776 – September 14, 2016
A group of UNIFIL soldiers were rushed to a field hospital in southern Lebanon after their vehicle blew up when it hit a landmine while on patrol.

Northern Israeli Road Closes After Third Mortar Shell Hits Golan Heights

11 Elul 5776 – September 13, 2016
Route 98 in the Israeli Golan Heights was closed to traffic after the third Syrian mortar shell exploded in the area, making the road risky for travelers.

Shurat HaDin: Obama Secretly Transferred $1.7 Billion to Iran to Keep It Out of...

The US and Iran did not draft a written settlement agreement or any other formal documentation of the cash transfers, and Iran directed the Iran-US Tribunal at the Hague that it not record the settlement of its claim.

IDF Confirms: IAF Jets Targeted by SAM Missiles over Syria, No Hits

As the Israeli Air Force was hitting Syrian Army positions, the other side launched two S-200 (SAM) ground-to-air missiles from Damascus.

Another US-Russian Ceasefire Deal for Syria, Again

8 Elul 5776 – September 11, 2016
Russia and the United States have agreed to work together to impose a cease-fire in Syria, again. Almost no one believes it will last: even their own allies.

Saudi Grand Mufti: Iranians Not Muslim, 1300-Year War Continues Unhindered

5 Elul 5776 – September 7, 2016
For the record, Iran now believes there are three Satans: the Great Satan (US), Little Satan (Israel), and Puny Satan (Saudi Arabia).

Iran Claims Hezbollah – Not Iranian Troops – Preparing for Large-Scale Operation on Golan...

3 Elul 5776 – September 6, 2016
The reports all agree that Assad's allies are massing near Israel's border with Syria. What's unclear is which enemy it is.

UK, Iran Exchange Ambassadors After 5-Year Hiatus

3 Elul 5776 – September 5, 2016
Iran regains international status and power as Britain re-installs an ambassador in Tehran, and accepts an Iranian ambassador in London.

IDF Retaliates for Syrian Mortar Attack on Israel

Israeli military forces targeted Syrian artillery launchers in retaliation for an attack that struck the Golan Heights earlier in the day.

Report: Obama Granted Iran Nuclear Program Secret Exemptions

29 Av 5776 – September 2, 2016
The Trump campaigned quickly took advantage of the report, with a statement by retired Army General Michael Flynn, who said, "It’s now clear President Obama gave away the store to secure a weak agreement that is full of loopholes."

Iran ‘Not Worried’ About Falling Oil Prices

26 Av 5776 – August 29, 2016
Iran, a member of OPEC, is not as worried about the plummeting price of crude oil as its regional neighbors -- it has other sources of income.

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