Wednesday, November 20, 2013


* Iran nuclear talks: Tehran 'will not step back one iota' Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said he would not intervene directly in the negotiations.

* Iran nuclear talks adjourn, Netanyahu leaves Moscow 'empty-handed' Talks between Iran and world powers on an interim deal over Iran's nuclear program resumed.

* Khamenei: 'Israeli regime is doomed to failure, annihilation' Iran's supreme leader says "Zionist officials cannot be called humans".

* Egypt to Receive $4 Billion in Russian Arms A Kuwaiti newspaper reported Wednesday that Russia was set to transfer billions of dollars worth of arms to Egypt.

* Jews and Muslims to share al-Aqsa Mosque? Until a few weeks ago, most Israeli and Palestinian pundits dismissed the possibility of a Palestinian uprising in the near future.

* 'The foundations of Christian civilization are crumbling' The "red line" has been crossed in Britain as the foundations of Western civilization crumble.

* Egyptian troops die in Sinai bomb attack Eleven Egyptian military personnel have been killed and dozens more wounded in a car bomb attack near the North Sinai city of el-Arish.

* Netanyahu, Putin set to meet in Kremlin Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu landed in Moscow Wednesday afternoon and, just three hours later, was scheduled to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin.

* David's Sling shoots down ballistic missile in trial The Ministry of Defense and the US Missile Defense Agency (MSA) held a successful test of the David's Sling air defense system.

* Gaza: Terrorist Killed, 4 Injured in 'Work Accident' One Gaza terrorist has been killed, and 4 others wounded, in an accidental blast in the Tal al-Hawa neighborhood of Gaza City.