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Israeli-Made Drones to Help Rescue Operations in Northern Norway

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CTech – Swarms of Israeli-made drones will patrol the arctic skies of Norway to help the country’s rescue services...

Iran Will Give a Decisive Response to Any ‘Mistake’ by the US in the...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Iran will give a decisive response to any mistake by the United States in the Gulf, the Revolutionary Guards...

‘Social Media Platforms Are the Bad Guys,’ Says Israel’s Wisio, Aiming to Change the...

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). CTech – The world of social media is becoming a place where billions of people are following and admiring millions. A...

Lieberman Pushes for Lapid-Sa’ar-Bennett Union to Run Against Netanyahu

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). i24 News – Yisrael Beiteinu leader Avigdor Lieberman will call on fellow lawmakers Yair Lapid, Gideon Sa’ar, and Naftali...

Iran Supreme Leader Approves Tapping Sovereign Wealth Fund to Fight Coronavirus

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Iran’s top authority, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, has approved the withdrawal of one billion euros from the country’s sovereign wealth...

Journalist for Tehran Regime Mouthpiece Mocked for Saying He’d Rather Get Coronavirus Than Use...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A journalist for the Tehran regime’s official English-language mouthpiece was widely mocked online on Thursday after he said he...

Syria’s Warring Sides Face Off in Town East of Idlib City

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Syrian government forces battled rebels and weathered Turkish artillery barrages on Thursday as they tried to seize Saraqeb town...

Police: Two Israeli-Arabs Behind Arson Attack that Severely Burned 12-Year-Old Boy in Jaffa

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). i24 News – Two Arab-Israeli are being accused of throwing a Molotov cocktail at a home located in the port city...

Report: Ammonium Nitrate Behind Beirut Blast Traced to Hezbollah-Linked Bank

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – The massive explosion in Beirut on Aug. 4 has been traced back to a cargo ship, the...

Analysis: Saudi Overtures to Wary Biden Team Driven by Worries Over Iran, Economy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). After months out of the global spotlight, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has swept back to centre stage...

Iran Tells South Korea Not to Politicize Seized Vessel, Demands Release of Funds

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Iran said on Sunday that South Korea should avoid politicizing the seizure of its vessel by Iranian Revolutionary Guards...

Russian, Syrian Air Strikes Kill 17 in Rebel-Held Northwest: Rescuers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Syrian government and Russian air strikes killed at least 17 people on Tuesday in rebel-held northwestern Syria in a...

UAE Restructures Government, Seeking More Agility as It Deals With Coronavirus Impact

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The United Arab Emirates announced a broad government restructuring on Sunday for more “agile and swift” decision-making following the...

Iran Official Says Israel-UAE Deal Will Not Secure Regional Peace

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates will not secure peace in the region, tweeted a special...

Iran arrests 2 journalists for allegedly sharing cartoon mocking government’s COVID-19 response

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

Israeli Police Shoot and Kill Palestinian Attempting to Ram Soldier With Vehicle

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – Israeli security forces shot and killed a Palestinian man on Wednesday after he attempted to ram them...

Leaders of Private Synagogue in Dubai Remain Optimistic About Jewish Life in UAE

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Photo: Wiki Commons. JNS.org – The leaders of a private synagogue in Dubai said they are...

Israel’s Top Court Strikes Down Law That Legalized Settlements on Private Palestinian Land

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Israel’s Supreme Court struck down a law on Tuesday that had retroactively legalized about 4,000 settler homes built on...

Palestinian Authority to Resume Taking Tax Money Collected by Israel

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas addresses the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in...

Joint Military Exercise With US Simulates Barrage of Missile Fire on Israel for Next...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The ongoing Israel-US military exercise known as Juniper Falcon is seeing the two countries simulate and train for a...

Two US, One British Personnel Killed in Iraq Rocket Attack: Officials

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). One British and two American personnel were killed and about a dozen people were wounded when 18 small rockets...

Hezbollah Border Infiltration Exposes Major Flaw of UN Peacekeeping Operation in Lebanon, Says Israel’s...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Israel’s diplomatic mission to the United Nations filed an official complaint with the Security Council on Monday after Hezbollah...

EL AL Reportedly Suffered $60 Million Loss in 2019

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – Israel’s national airline El Al suffered a loss of $60 million, despite rising revenue of around $614...

Israel’s UN Envoy: Abbas Speech to UNGA ‘Saturated With Lies, Incitement’

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). JNS.org – Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Gilad Erdan on Friday slammed Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas’ speech...