News Commentary

//News Commentary

Various commentators provide their view on Israel in the news.

What Gives Israel the Right to Defend Itself?

2018-06-02T11:09:15+00:00

In response to incessant rocket attacks from the Gaza Strip, the IDF has launched a widespread campaign against terror targets in Gaza. The operation, called Pillar of Defense, has two main goals: to protect Israeli civilians and to cripple the terrorist infrastructure in Gaza. For more from the IDF: http://www.idfblog.com/ http://twitter.com/idfspokesperson/ http://www.facebook.com/idfonline/ http://www.idf.il/english/

What Gives Israel the Right to Defend Itself? 2018-06-02T11:09:15+00:00

Missiles fired at Tel Aviv for 1st time since ’91 Gulf War…IDF hits 70 terror sites in past hour….30,000 IDF reservists called up….latest developments.

2018-06-02T11:09:16+00:00

It is just after midnight on Friday morning here in Israel. To put it bluntly: Thursday was a very difficult day for Israelis in the south and Palestinians living in Gaza. Consider this: the Palestinians have fired nearly 700 rockets, missiles and mortars over the past 36 hours. The Israelis have bombed more than 70 terrorist sites in Gaza in just the [...]

Missiles fired at Tel Aviv for 1st time since ’91 Gulf War…IDF hits 70 terror sites in past hour….30,000 IDF reservists called up….latest developments. 2018-06-02T11:09:16+00:00

Urgent prayer request: Hamas violence escalating rapidly….raining rockets on Israel…IDF calling up reserves, preparing to invade Gaza….latest details.

2018-06-02T11:09:16+00:00

(Netanya, Israel) — UPDATED: We urgently need Christians around the world to pray for peace and to mobilize your family, friends and churches to pray and fast. The  situation here is rapidly going from bad to worse. It is nearly midnight here, and the battle between Hamas and Israel has been intensifying hour by hour throughout the day. Hamas, Islamic Jihad [...]

Urgent prayer request: Hamas violence escalating rapidly….raining rockets on Israel…IDF calling up reserves, preparing to invade Gaza….latest details. 2018-06-02T11:09:16+00:00

Russia & Iran

2018-06-02T11:09:19+00:00

The bible indicates that a northern army will invade Israel in the last days. Bible scholars have traced the tribes and have determined that this northern army is led by tribes that have settled in Russia. The details of this invasion from the north are given in Ezekiel chapters 38 and 39. The allies that come with this northern invader are named by nation (tribe). Today most of these nations are Islamic and are enemies of Israel. Ezekiel even lists the countries that will question the reason for this invasion. These nations seem to be nations that come out of the [...]

Russia & Iran 2018-06-02T11:09:19+00:00

Letterman Over Israel?

2018-06-02T11:09:19+00:00

As Iran continues on with their nuclear power plant growth and Israel being told to wait before moving forward with steps to stop a nuclear attack, President Obama declines Israel's Prime Ministers requests for a meeting.  President Obama did however, accept an invitation to be on the David Letterman show the same day that he declined meeting with Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss how to avoid world war III. Benjamin Netanyahu has a planned visit to the United States later this month and extended two invitations to meet with President Obama - both were turned down. Obama aides say the President simply [...]

Letterman Over Israel? 2018-06-02T11:09:19+00:00