Hijacked Russian plane ‘lands in Saudi Arabia’

A Russian plane hijacked after taking off from Istanbul today has landed at an airport in the Muslim holy city of Medina in Saudi Arabia, Qatar’s al-Jazeera television reported. An airport official told the television by telephone: “The plane has landed at Prince Mohammed bin Abdel Aziz airport” in Medina. Earlier a Russian airline spokeswoman […]

Netanyahu bars Israeli government comments on Kurdish Referendum “too sensitive”

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu barred Israeli government comment on Monday’s Kurdish independence referendum in Iraq, two officials said, after his Sept. 13 endorsement of Kurdish statehood irked Turkey. The plebiscite was held despite objections from the United States and Turkey, a regional power whose ties with Israel have long been troubled. The […]

Trump accuses Iran of cooperation with North Korea after missile test launch

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Iran was cooperating with Pyongyang following the latest Tehran’s ballistic missile test, APAreports quoting Sputnik. “Iran just test-fired a Ballistic Missile capable of reaching Israel. They are also working with North Korea. Not much of an agreement we have!” Trump posted on Twitter On Saturday, Iranian media […]

Netanyahu’s wife Sara expected to be Indicted for fraud in pocketing $110,000 in goods

Israeli Attorney general likely to inform Israeli PM ‘s wife Sara Netanyahu of charges in a few weeks Haaretz newspaper reported on Monday Source  reportedly told s Haaretz  that testimony by state’s witness Ari Harow could change nature of the suspicions against Benjamin Netanyahu from fraud and breach of trust to acceptance of a bribe. Sara Netanyahu is reportedly suspected […]

Ivanka Trump’s rabbi condemns president Trump’s response to Charlottesville violence

Ivanka Trump’s rabbi is condemning President Donald Trump’s response to a deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Rabbi Haskel Lookstein told his New York synagogue that he is “deeply troubled by the moral equivalency and equivocation” of Trump’s reaction. Trump has blamed “both sides” in last week’s march that also drew neo-Nazis and Ku […]

Scaramucci criticizes Trump’s reaction to Charlottesville violence

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci had harsh words for President Donald Trump’s reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, this weekend. Scaramucci spoke to ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos on ABC News’ “This Week” today in his first television interview since his whirlwind 11-day stint in the White House. “I wouldn’t have […]