Iranian cyberwar

BY ILAN BERMAN, DEFENSE NEWS— Does the Islamic Republic of Iran pose a cyber threat to the United States? On the surface, the idea seems far-fetched. Squeezed by sanctions over its nuclear ambitions, suffering from widespread social malaise and weathering unprecedented divisions among its leadership, Iran hardly seems an imminent threat to the U.S. homeland…

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Israeli embassy in Jordan on high alert

BY GLOBES— Arab media sources report that Jordanian security forces have increased security around the Israeli Embassy in Amman, in the wake of Saturday’s attack on the Israeli Embassy in Cairo. The Jordanian authorities want to prevent a similar incident. A media report said, “Two armored vehicles and extensive deployments of Jordan security forces were…

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Netanyahu: 'Israel Will Stand By Peace'

BY CHANA YA’AR, ARUTZ 7— Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told reporters in a statement Saturday night in Jerusalem that Israel will stand by the peace treaty with Egypt, and thanked the United States for its assistance in persuading Cairo to take action in protecting people at the Israeli embassy following an attack. “The attack on…

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Revealed miracles and Divine protection in Manhattan

BY EYTAN KOBRE, JWR TODAY— I arrive at Hatzolah’s Flatbush headquarters on a brightly sunny August day so very much like the morning of September 11, 2001. I’ve always felt that that day of horror, now seared into the collective consciousness of humanity simply as “9/11,” was somehow made all the more terrifying by the…

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Rep. Walsh introduces legislation to defend Israel

Today, Congressman Joe Walsh introduced a resolution supporting Israel’s right to annex Judea and Samaria in the event that the Palestinian Authority continues to press for unilateral U.N. recognition of Palestinian statehood. It anticipates the General Assembly vote on recognition of Palestinian statehood scheduled for September 20. The resolution coincides with a bill being introduced…

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How did Israel receive Glenn Beck and his message?

By RYAN JONES — ISRAEL TODAY — When popular and controversial American commentator Glenn Beck held his highly-publicized rally in Israel it was relentlessly covered and criticized by the mainstream media. However, the purpose of Beck’s “Restoring Courage” rally was not to win accolades abroad, but rather to encourage average Israelis to stand up to…

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Where are we, ten years after 9/11?

BY FRANK GAFFNEY JR— So, where are we ten years after 9/11?  It is comforting that we have been blessed with a near-unbroken decade without further mass-casualty attacks since those that killed nearly 3,000 Americans on September 11, 2001.  Unfortunately, our government is pursuing policies that can only encourage those who aspire to do us…

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Abbas: Obama promised us a state!

BY ISRAEL TODAY— Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas is deliberately exploiting a speech by US President Barack Obama to drum up support for the Palestinians’ unilateral statehood bid at the UN later this month. As part of a worldwide media campaign ahead of the September 21 motion for Palestinian statehood, Abbas’ regime has produced a…

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