Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Trump Plans to Relocate U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem by 2019

The Trump administration appears to be preparing to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem by 2019, “despite insisting last...

Pope shocks Chile by accusing sex abuse victims of slander against bishop

Pope Francis accused victims of Chile's most notorious pedophile of slander Thursday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds...

White House, Congress Scramble to Save Iran Nuclear Deal in Face of Opposition

Senior White House officials and congressional leadership are scrambling to save the Iran nuclear deal and convince President Donald Trump to again waive key...

Palestinian Authority Paid Terrorists Over $347 Million in 2017

The Palestinian Authority paid terrorists and their families more than $347 million last year, according to its own records. The Israeli Defense Ministry on Tuesday...

Trump taunts Tehran: Punishment is coming for Iranian officials who crush protests

The U.S. State Department threatened Thursday to take punitive action against Iranian officials who’ve killed anti-government protesters or engaged in violence and other aggressive...

Why the ‘working poor’ uprising in Iran may have the power to topple hardline...

The wave of violent protests churning across Iran differs dramatically from the last major uprising that rocked the country in 2009 and could spiral...

Mainstream media, Twitter slammed for promoting Iran’s hardline leaders as ‘moderates’

Twitter restricted the account of a prominent London-based dissident who has been sending a steady stream of video images of protests across Iran. The blocking...

These Are the Top 10 Risks to the World in 2018

Markets are soaring, but divisions are deepening among citizens of both developed and developing countries. Liberal democracy currently has less legitimacy than at any time...

PETER CHOWKA