What’s the Latest in the Middle East? (Part 2)

I hear the question often: What’s the latest in the Middle East?  Thus, I attempt to remain abreast of current events in light of Scripture, and enjoy sharing with you! Yesterday, we focused on current events in and around Syria.  Today, we’ll scan the region for additional headlines that correlate to Biblical end time events. …

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“Hamas is Not a Terrorist Group!”

Yes, I know we are celebrating the festive Hanukkah season, but unfortunately ridiculous news in the Middle East does not take a holiday! The UN General Assembly is scheduled to vote today on a resolution condemning Hamas for firing rockets at Israeli citizens, demanding an end to the incessant violence.  However, according to Palestinian Authority …

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US Reinstates Full Sanctions on Iran Today

The Trump administration is reimposing crippling sanctions on Iran's exports, oil and and financials sectors today.  These follow restrictions on purchasing US dollars, exporting of oil, and sale and trade of gold, graphite and precious metals, handed down in August.  President Trump calls them the "strongest sanctions our country has ever issued," and Iran's economy …

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Russian War Games, Iran Cuts a Deal with Syria, EU Cooperation with Turkey and Russia

You will be hearing of wars and rumors of wars. See that you are not frightened, for those things must take place, but that is not yet the end. For nation will rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom...But all these things are merely the beginning of birth pangs. ~Matthew 24:6-8 Signs of the time.  The birth pangs are intensifying once again. Reuters has …

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