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Netanyahu: Militant Islam Is On The March

Posted On September 29, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is warning against what he calls the global march of militant Islam. Netanyahu spoke today at the United Nations General Assembly, where he compared it to the rise of the Nazis. Netanyahu nevertheless stressed that a nuclear-armed Iran would be much more dangerous to the world…

Afghan President To Sign Security Agreement

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Kabul) -- Afghanistan and the United States are agreeing to a security pact that will allow American troops to remain in the country past the end of the year. The signed agreement comes one day after Afghanistan's new President Ashraf Ghani was inaugurated. Under the deal, about 12-thousand American troops will be allowed to stay…

Lufthansa Pilots To Strike Tuesday

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Munich) -- If you have plans to fly Lufthansa to Germany tomorrow, you might have to change your plans. Pilots of the airline will hold a one-day strike tomorrow, which will affect a number of routes. In the U.S., flights to Frankfurt will be affected this afternoon and tomorrow. Lufthansa recommends that passengers check the…

Americans Support Air Strikes, Not Ground Offensive

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Most Americans strongly oppose sending ground troops to fight ISIS, while most support the U.S.-led airstrikes in Iraq and Syria. A New CNN/ORC International poll shows fewer than four in ten Americans would support sending ground troops into Iraq and Syria, but 73-percent think the air assault on militants is a good move.…

Israeli PM Netanyahu Vows To Refute Palestinian “Lies” In UN Speech

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks today at the United Nations General Assembly, where he vows to expose what he calls "slander and lies" by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas . In his speech to the U.N. on Friday, Abbas accused Israel of carrying out what he called a "genocidal crime" in its 50-day…