Thursday, March 24, 2016


IN PHOTOS: Israelis celebrate Purim  Countless of Elsas, Fireman Sams, and a whole slew of superheroes take over the streets of Israel for the Adloyada - the annual Purim carnival. 

Purim In Maps: Yesterday & Today  The scroll of Esther describes historical events that happened over 2,500 years ago. 

Jihad in Brussels  Federica Mogherini, the EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said on June 24, 2015, at a conference aptly named "Call to Europe V: Islam in Europe". 

Brussels bombers planned nuclear explosion  Video reveales suicide bomber brothers from Brussels massacre spied on Belgian nuclear chief, evidently in advance of nuclear strike. 

Islamic State conflict: Iraqi forces launch operation to retake Mosul  Iraqi forces have launched an operation to retake the northern city of Mosul from so-called Islamic State (IS), officials say. 

Jordanian FM to Abbas: Cameras to be installed on Temple in coming days  The foreign minister said after the meeting that the installation of the cameras was a Jordanian initiative, and that the goal was to "expose all trespasses or assaults on holy sites." 

From Russia with love: Why the Kremlin backs Trump  "The Kremlin can't believe its luck," said an independent Moscow-based political analyst. 

Syrian army enters Palmyra seeking to recapture historic city from ISIS  A monitoring group said the fighting was still outside the city, after a rapid advance the day before brought the army and its allies right up to its outskirts. 

Pope more popular than world leaders - poll  Pope Francis is more popular than any political world leader, an opinion poll has suggested. 

ISIS, oil & Turkey: RT films trove of jihadist docs detailing illegal trade with Ankara (EXCLUSIVE)  An RT Documentary crew filming in northern Syria has seen Islamic State (IS, ISIS/ISIL) documents abandoned by retreating terrorists and found by the Kurds that, along with captured IS recruits, provide a stunning insight into the alleged Turkey-IS oil trade links.