Friday, March 22, 2019

MixedTimes - Simon Kent

Hezbollah Says British Terror Ban Hurts 'Feelings' in Lebanon

Hezbollah Says British Terror Ban Hurts 'Feelings' in Lebanon

Lebanon's Hezbollah terrorist movement on Friday condemned Britain's decision to outlaw its political wing, describing the move as an "insult" to the Lebanese people that hurt the "feelings" of many of its local followers.

E.U. Finalizes Deal with Iran to Evade U.S. Trade Sanctions

E.U. Finalizes Deal with Iran to Evade U.S. Trade Sanctions

The European Union (E.U.) is ready to open an alternative channel to drive trade and finance with Iran that would sidestep U.S. sanctions against the Islamic republic, Germany’s foreign minister said Monday.

Iran's Mahan Air Flights Banned from German Airspace

Iran's Mahan Air Flights Banned from German Airspace

The operating permit for Iran's Mahan Air to fly in and out of Germany was cancelled on Monday, with German authorities accusing the airline of being involved in illegal espionage.

Report: U.S. Soldiers Killed in Islamic State Syria Attack

Report: U.S. Soldiers Killed in Islamic State Syria Attack

A U.S.-led coalition patrol in Syria's disputed northern Manbij was attacked by an Islamic State suicide bomber on Wednesday, claiming the life of at least two American soldiers, according to local reports.

Erdogan Unhinged: 'Jews in Israel' Kick Women and Children

Erdogan Unhinged: 'Jews in Israel' Kick Women and Children

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday claimed “Jews in Israel” beat Palestinian woman and children, telling his audience atan Istanbul meeting ofthe Turkey Youth Foundation that Muslims must ensure Israelis are "taught a lesson.

Furious Indonesia Hits Out at Australia over Jerusalem Embassy Move

Furious Indonesia Hits Out at Australia over Jerusalem Embassy Move

Australia's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital would strike a "really big blow" that "will affect bilateral relations" with neighbouring Indonesia, according to a message exchange betweenForeign Minister Marise Payne and her Indonesian counterpart.

Watch: Netanyahu Calls on World to Help Repressed Iranians

Watch: Netanyahu Calls on World to Help Repressed Iranians

The world can help Iranians improve their lives by standing up to “a regime that oppresses them and denies them a life of dignity, prosperity and respect” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday night.

Netanyahu Urges Iranians to Score a Goal with Israel

Netanyahu Urges Iranians to Score a Goal with Israel

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has taken to Twitter and delivered a message directly to the Iranian people who have taken to Tehran's streets in the past 48-hours demanding change.

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