‘Bunker-busting’ strikes on Syrian bases reportedly destroyed Iran missiles

‘Bunker-busting’ strikes on Syrian bases reportedly destroyed Iran missiles

by WorldTribune Staff, April 29, 2018 Multiple missile strikes hit several military bases in Syria on April 29. The target of at least some of the attacks appeared to be warehouses containing Iranian missiles, reports say. Al-Akhbar, a Lebanese pro-Hizbullah newspaper, said the attacks in Hama and in the Aleppo countryside were apparently carried out […]

Durham, North Carolina is first U.S. city to ban police training with Israeli military

Durham, North Carolina is first U.S. city to ban police training with Israeli military

by WorldTribune Staff, April 20, 2018 The city council in Durham, North Carolina voted April 16 to prohibit training and exchanges between the city’s police department and the Israeli military. With the unanimous vote, Durham becomes the first U.S. city to take such action. The council’s resolution says: “The council opposes international exchanges with any […]

Putin calls on Netanyahu to avoid ‘destabilizing’ actions in Syria

Putin calls on Netanyahu to avoid ‘destabilizing’ actions in Syria

by WorldTribune Staff, April 12, 2018 Russian President Vladimir Putin in an April 11 phone call with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, asked the Israeli leader to avoid taking any steps that would further destabilize Syria. “Putin stressed the fundamental importance of respecting the sovereignty of Syria, called for refraining from any actions that might […]

Yadlin: Israel could ‘topple’ Assad regime alone but joint strategy needed

Yadlin: Israel could ‘topple’ Assad regime alone but joint strategy needed

by WorldTribune Staff, April 11, 2018 Israel has the capability to bring down Syrian President Bashar Assad, but if Russia were to join the battle, the United States would have to as well, a former Israeli Air Force general said. “Israel is capable of dealing with many threats on its own – and if necessary, […]

Iran’s Khamenei lashes out after Saudi Crown Prince signals thaw with Israel

Iran’s Khamenei lashes out after Saudi Crown Prince signals thaw with Israel

Special to WorldTribune.com Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said it would be an “unforgivable mistake” to negotiate with Israel, days after Saudi Arabia’s crown prince for the first time said Israelis are entitled to live peacefully on their own land. Although Khamenei, in remarks carried on his website […]

Media runs with Hamas’s casualty numbers in Palestinian-Israel border fight

Media runs with Hamas’s casualty numbers in Palestinian-Israel border fight

by WorldTribune Staff, April 1, 2018 International news outlets including NBC and BBC relied on numbers provided by the Hamas terror organization for reports that hundreds of Palestinians were injured by live fire in clashes with Israeli forces at the Gaza Strip border, according to Israel’s military. The Hamas-run Gaza Health Ministry claimed that over […]

Report: Israeli F-35s entered Iranian airspace undetected, locked on suspected nuclear sites

Report: Israeli F-35s entered Iranian airspace undetected, locked on suspected nuclear sites

by WorldTribune Staff, March 30, 2018 Two Israeli F-35 stealth fighters flew undetected over Iranian airspace in the past month, according to a report. Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Jarida reported on March 29 that the two F-35s flew over Syrian and Iraqi airspace to reach Iran and circled at high altitude above Persian Gulf sites suspected of being […]

Israel’s announcement that it destroyed Syrian reactor seen as warning to Iran

Israel’s announcement that it destroyed Syrian reactor seen as warning to Iran

Special to WorldTribune.com Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has repeatedly warned that Israel will not allow Iran to develop a nuclear weapon or to build missile factories in Syria. The Israeli military has formally acknowledged for the first time its destruction of a suspected Syrian nuclear reactor in 2007, […]

Report: YouTube sponsors hijab-wearing 9/11 truther while cracking down on conservative channels

Report: YouTube sponsors hijab-wearing 9/11 truther while cracking down on conservative channels

by WorldTribune Staff, March 5, 2018 Amid a crackdown on conservative voices, YouTube is sponsoring a woman who has claimed the September 11, 2001 terror attacks in the U.S. were an “inside job” carried out by the American government, a report said. The 9/11 truther, Amani Al-Khatahtbeh, is being sponsored by YouTube as part of […]

Netanyahu: Arab world agrees that a nuclear Iran is threat to region, world

Netanyahu: Arab world agrees that a nuclear Iran is threat to region, world

by WorldTribune Staff, March 12, 2018 Arab states are changing their attitude toward Israel as they come to the realization that a nuclear-capable Iran would be the largest threat in the Middle East, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. “Iran is trying to build an empire. An aggressive empire,” which is “trying to conquer the […]