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Israel & the Middle East

Kehila News Israel Staff Sep 18, 2019

Annexation of the Jordan Valley – empty campaign promise or real intention?

Before the elections, Netanyahu promised his voters to annex the Jordan valley. But what does that even mean? Annexing means that you declare the area to be a part of ...

Kehila News Israel Staff Sep 17, 2019

Who will Messianic Jews vote for in the Israeli elections?

Messianic Jews and Christians are small religious minorities in Israel, and no party is particularly interested in them as voters, so who are they likely to vote for?

Ishai Royel Sep 16, 2019

Elections again: How did we get here? Pros and cons of the parties (Part 2)

Part 2 of the explanation of the major political parties in this election and a description of the pros and cons of each one in terms of the issues Messianic ...

Ishai Royel Sep 16, 2019

Elections again: How did we get here? Pros and cons of the parties (Part 1)

The following is an explanation of the major political parties in this election and a description of the pros and cons of each one in terms of the issues Messianic ...

Joel C. Rosenberg Sep 16, 2019

Is President Trump preparing to strike Iran? Senior Senator calls for retaliation after missiles or drones severely damage Saudi oil facility.

UPDATED: (Amman, Jordan) — Having just been in Saudi Arabia discussing the gravity of the Iran threat with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) and other senior Saudi officials and military commanders, ...

Chris Mitchell Sep 15, 2019

Evangelical Leaders See the Untold Story of Saudi Arabia in ‘Historic’ Trip

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia – For just the second time in less than a year, a delegation of US evangelical Christian leaders accepted an invitation to visit Saudi Arabia and its ...

Aaron Hecht Sep 13, 2019

Israel is adrift and looking for purpose

Aaron writes, "Israelis are looking for something or someone to inspire them, to lead them, to give them a reason to get excited about what the future might hold and ...

Joel C. Rosenberg Sep 11, 2019

Evangelical Delegation meets with Saudi Crown Prince on eve of 9/11 anniversary. Here’s why.

The following is a press release our Evangelical Delegation issued on Tuesday, September 10: (Jedda, Saudi Arabia) — On the eve of the 18th anniversary of the September 11th tragedy, ...

Donna Diorio Aug 26, 2019

Conflict: At the intersection of Israel-support and terrorism (Part 1)

Donna writes, "I have followed and studied Islamist fundamentalist terrorism since the 1980's because I support Israel and Islamist terrorism is the number one enemy Israel has faced."

Daniel Juster Aug 25, 2019

The controversy over Israel’s ban of Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar

Daniel writes, "The Democratic Party is near schizophrenic, having voted with the Republicans against the BDS (Boycott, Disinvest and Sanction) movement, but then having a fit over the Israel ban ...