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Jewish man who fled the Nazis funds rescue mission for Mideast Christians … – Jerusalem Post Israel News

LONDON – Lord George Weidenfeld, 95, who was brought up by English Christians after he escaped the Holocaust as a Kindertransport refugee just before World War Two, has announced he is helping to rescue some 2,000 Christian refugees from jihadist persecution in both Syria and Iraq. He is doing so, he said, […]

Mideast’s worst case: A ‘big war’ pitting Shia Muslims against Sunni – McClatchy Washington Bureau

ISTANBUL — The Middle East crisis that peaked one year ago Wednesday when the Islamic State captured Mosul may result in the breakup of Iraq and an indefinite continuation of a war in Syria that’s already out of control, analysts say. Yet still worse things could happen. “The conditions are very much like 1914,” says […]

Relief Advocate: Christians Ignore Suffering of Mideast Brethren – Newsmax

Today’s Christian church is ignoring the suffering of its brethren in the Middle East, just as some German Christians ignored the Nazi persecution of Jews during World War II, Juliana Taimoorazy, president of the Iraqi Christian Relief Council, tells Newsmax TV. “There is a real genocide that is unfolding in front of our […]

IPFW’s Kaiser Named To Mideast Region First Team – WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – IPFW junior Greg Kaiser continues to pile on postseason accolades, as the shortstop has recently been named to the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) / Rawlings Mideast Region First Team. Kaiser is the second Mastodon shortstop in as many years to earn the honor, as Kristian Gayday was named Second Team […]

MIDEAST STOCKS-Gulf markets edge down as oil ends rally – Reuters

* Saudi equities track oil prices * Kuwait’s Mezzan surges on listing * Dubai drops after jumping on speculative trades * Qatar attracts some money cashed in other Gulf markets * Egypt slips ahead of interest rate decision By Olzhas Auyezov DUBAI, June 11 (Reuters) – Most Gulf stock markets closed lower on Thursday as […]

US should act in Mideast now to avoid messier cleanup later, says expert – Jerusalem Post Israel News

By decreasing its footprint in the Middle East at a time of growing threats, the US is putting off what inevitably will turn out to be much costlier interventions down the road, a prominent US-based expert tells The Jerusalem Post. By putting off action against threats such as nuclear proliferation, the spread […]

MIDEAST STOCKS – Factors to watch – Feb 26 – Reuters

DUBAI Feb 26 (Reuters) – Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy. INTERNATIONAL/REGIONAL * GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares edge down from 5-month high, dollar steadies MKTS/GLOB] * Brent falls towards $61 as US crude stocks weigh […]

Ultralight Vehicle Makers Seek Mideast Buyers – DefenseNews.com

Ultralight Vehicle Makers Seek Mideast Buyers – DefenseNews.com

Armored variant of the General Dynamics Flyer 72(Photo: General Dynamics) ABU DHABI — Ultralight off-road vehicle manufacturers are not going light on competition for Middle East business at the massive IDEX defense show here this week. The main American contenders — top-tier defense firm General Dynamics and recreational vehicle maker Polaris Industries — displayed their […]

An Island of Normalization in the Mideast? – Commentary Magazine

An imploding Middle East would seem an unlikely setting for finally realizing the Zionist dream of progress toward normalization with Israel’s neighbors. So I had to rub my eyes when I read the following report: Last week, Israel and Egypt ran a joint booth at the world’s biggest apparel trade fair, in Las Vegas. In […]

Mideast Crash Course for the New Defense Secretary – New York Times

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