This issue examines Israel’s changing relationships with Russia and China, the real refugee crisis, the fake clock invention, and more.
OUR ISRAELI CONNECTION
Netanyahu and Putin Meet: Israel and Russia Will Coordinate Military Activities in Syria
Breakingchristiannews.com reports: “Israel and Russia share a common interest to ensure stability in the Middle East. And I am here because of the security situation which is becoming ever more complex on our northern border… We have never forgotten that very many emigrants from the former Soviet Union live in Israel. This has a special effect on our bilateral relations.” -Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Read more.
PM vows tougher penalties for rioters, despite judicial opposition
‘I was willing to die to stop the Syrian advance’
Zvika Greengold recalls fighting off invasion in a single tank during Yom Kippur War; his successor reviews modern Syrian threats. (This is worth the read- a fascinating and inspiring story of how God used unlikely individuals to save Israel)
Antiquities Authority attempts to solve mystery of Tomb of the Maccabees
Tomb of the Maccabees possibly uncovered in Modi’in. (photo credit:Israel Antiquities Authority)
Jpost.com reports: “The descriptions from 150 years ago were revealed right here in front of our eyes, and we discovered the magnificent burial vaults,” says archaeologist. Read more.
Violence Mars Rosh Hashana 2015
IND Weekly reports: Jerusalem Intifada” was how some in the Israeli media portrayed the violence that engulfed much of the Israeli capital over the two-day Rosh HaShana (New Year) holiday at the start of this week. Across large portions of the city, Arab stone-throwers pelted Jewish motorists, leading to the death of Alexander Levlovitz, 64, who lost control of his vehicle in the Armon Hanatziv neighborhood after a rock slammed through his windshield. Read more.
China’s Deepening Interest in Israel
Thetower.org reports: Ties between Jerusalem and Beijing have never been this strong. Ironically, it’s thanks to China’s economic challenges that Beijing is seeking a closer relationship with Israel. China faces a number of serious obstacles if it wishes to maintain its high growth rate, a necessity for a country that needs to feed 1.4 billion people. As the Chinese go about restructuring their economy, they need assistance in preventing desertification, refining water desalination, improving their agricultural capacities, and integrating high-tech into their economy. That’s where Israel, the “Start-Up Nation,” comes in. Israel is a global player in all four areas. Read more.
IT’S NEWS TO ME
What the Military is Doing will Disgust You
Daily Sanity reports: I’ve told you about the plight of Sgt. First Class Charles Martland, a Green Beret and Bronze Star recipient who is being kicked out of the army for shoving a confessed child rapist in Afghanistan. Now, we are learning that he isn’t the only one who was punished for defending the human rights of a 12-year-old Afghan boy. The Army also forced Captain Dan Quinn out of the military for this. Read more.
Germany Arrests ISIS Recruiter Posing as Asylum Seeker
Clarionproject.org reports: A 21-year old from Morocco has been arrested by German authorities at a refugee center near Stuttgart on suspicion of being an Islamic State recruiter. He used a false identity to pose as an asylum seeker. At the same time it was reported the German government seized 10,000 fake Syrian passports, which are being sold to those seeking to gain entry to the EU for around $1,500 each. Possession of a Syrian passport makes claiming asylum a lot easier. Read more.
Terrifying Video Shows Muslim Leader Admitting the True Purpose of the Muslim Refugees
Eaglerising.com reports: A shocking new video provides more reason for non-Muslims in the West to worry about the ongoing refugee crisis in the Middle East. A Muslim cleric and leader was recently explaining what was really going on with the mass Muslim migration when he got a bit too honest with the crowd. Read more.
The food and water were provided by the Red Cross but were not “acceptable” to the “refugees” because the cross is a Christian symbol. This is what Obama is bringing to America. Watch video.
Moral Equivalence with Obama? A new Perspective on Kim Davis and her Decision
Punchingbagpost.com reports: American Thinker published a thought-provoking article on Monday comparing the Kim Davis situation to Obama’s non – enforcement of DOMA. Read more.
Fake Invention, a Sharia Tribunal, anti-Sharia Laws and Former Obama Homeland Security Advisor in Texas – Something Smells Fishy
Obama Invites Muslim Clock-Maker to White House But Does This To This Conservative Teen
A Lesson from History
The Conservative Case Against Carly Fiorina and It’s Damning
Yale University Embraces Sharia Law
Obama Appoints Sodomite as Secretary of the Army
New Study Calls Homophobia a Mental Disorder
ON THE LIGHTER SIDE
Beelzebug (n.): Satan in the form of a mosquito, that gets into your bedroom at three in the morning and cannot be cast out.