IAEA inspectors leave Iran without inspecting

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—A team of inspectors from the International Atomic Energy Agency left Iran on Tuesday after being denied access to a key nuclear site they had come to inspect. The failure … [Read more...]

Writing on the wall: Israel and its Christians

By DAVID ROSENBERG (The Media Line) A day after it was discovered on the exterior walls of the Jerusalem Baptist Church this week, graffiti declaring “Death to Christianity” had been cleaned up and … [Read more...]

Terrorist attack averted after smuggler drops bomb

JERUSALEM (JWN)—A potentially disastrous terrorist attack was averted Tuesday, when security forces pursuing a smuggler in the Sinai recovered a powerful bomb he dropped while being chased. A joint … [Read more...]

Palestinian detainee ends hunger strike after release assured

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Less than an hour before he was due to appear before the High Court of Justice and present a petition for his release, Palestinian security detainee Khader Adnan reached a … [Read more...]

Iran warns it will strike first if it feels endangered

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—The international debate on sanctions versus a preemptive strike against Iran’s nuclear armament program took on a new dimension Tuesday, as Iran announced it will strike … [Read more...]

“Price tag” extremists strike Jerusalem church

JERUSALEM (JWN)—Jewish extremists struck again in Jerusalem on Sunday night, daubing downtown’s Baptist Church with anti-Christian slogans and the “price tag” signature of dozens of anti-Arab attacks … [Read more...]

Israel cautions Egypt on maintaining peace treaty

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—If Egypt should unilaterally alter the peace treaty with Israel, this will place any agreements between Israel and its neighbors in doubt, Intelligence Agencies Minister … [Read more...]

Obama invites Netanyahu to Washington summit

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—US President Barack Obama has invited Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to meet with him at the White House in two weeks’ time, the White House announced on Monday. The … [Read more...]

US: Iran still far from ready to give up nukes

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—Two top US intelligence officials testified before a Senate committee in Washington on Thursday that the Islamic Republic is still far from being persuaded by sanctions to … [Read more...]

UN General Assembly calls for Assad to step aside

JERUSALEM (JWN and agencies)—The nations of the world overwhelmingly voted on Thursday for Syrian President Bashar Assad to resign and end his brutal assault on citizens who oppose his dictatorship. … [Read more...]

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