‘”Tel Aviv will fall as fast as Mosul when the time is right”, a DAASH ally explained.’
Forget the “Arab Spring” that never was. We are now in a “Jihadi Spring” that is very real. That murderous Al Qaeda spinoff the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), known locally as DAASH, has already [...]
Israel carried out nine strikes against Syrian military targets after midnight Monday, June 23, in retaliation for the Kornet rocket attack which killed an Israeli boy and injured two others a few hours earlier. They were conducted by air strikes and Spike NLOS anti-tank missiles (Tamuz), against Syrian firing positions, its 90th Brigade command center [...]
Al-Qaida-inspired militants who have violently seized territory in Iraq could grow in power and destabilize other countries in the region, President Barack Obama said in an interview that aired Sunday on CBS’ “Face the Nation.”
The Iraqi public will ultimately reject the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, the extremist Sunni group threatening Iraq’s [...]
Analysis: Facing pressure from both the Palestinian Authority and Israel, Hamas is expected to open a front against Israel in the Gaza Strip, a conflict that is sure to make the Islamic organization stronger.
It appears Hamas is at a low point in every possible scenario, with a fake reconciliation and without it, and [...]
Gaza residents are preparing for war after Israel accused Hamas of kidnapping three Israeli teens, sources in the coastal enclave told The Times of Israel Wednesday.
The population widely believes that the Hamas leadership was indeed involved in the abduction and that after Israel has finished dealing with the kidnapping saga, it will turn its attention [...]
IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz said Monday that only a handful of states have more firepower than Hezbollah.
Speaking at the Herzliya Conference at the Interdisciplinary Center, Gantz said, “Show me four or five states with more firepower than Hezbollah: the US, China, Russia, Israel, France, the UK.”
“The significance is that Hezbollah is liable to strive for a different kind of confrontation: Instead of reacting to an Israeli initiative and standing in the breach, taking the initiative and making a ground offensive and multi-pronged attack on Israeli territory,” he argued.
The officer said that there were signs Hezbollah was weighing trying to [...]
The firepower of the Israel Air Force (IAF) will be four times greater by year’s end than it was two years ago, according to its commander, Maj. Gen. Amir Eshel, enabling Israel to bring another round of fighting with Hezbollah to a swift end.
“We can destroy [Hezbollah’s] military capabilities and the infrastructure that supports [...]
“And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him.”
–Book of Revelation 6:8
A stable international order requires almost constant tending and certainly constant vigilance. Worryingly, these qualities seem to be almost as lacking today as they were in the fateful [...]
“When the senior strategist of Hizballah – or any military group – shows off his intelligence on enemy [read Israeli] moves in detail, that is a declaration of war [on Israel],” said one Western military source.
Nevertheless, Nasrallah’s speech set off alarm signals.
“When the senior strategist of Hizballah – or any military group [...]