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August 27, 2018 11:55 AM WHAT AUTONOMOUS WEAPON SYSTEMS ARE UNDER DEVELOPMENT?

A number of countries are known to be developing autonomous weapon systems, which can select and eliminate targets without human help. Nations are racing to develop AI systems that can take control of unmanned military Reaper drones - UAVs that are currently piloted by humans from a ground control centre. The high-altitude craft could soon pick out targets 12

August 1, 2018 10:55 AM 'Labour heading into ABYSS!' Jewish leader attacks Jeremy Corbyn’s apology as 'NOT ENOUGH'

A JEWISH leader has warned Jeremy Corbyn is taking the Labour Party down a “deep abyss” over the political party’s failure to tackle anti-semitism. Marie Van Der Zyl, President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, called on the Labour leader to act immediately and start by expelling Peter Willsman. She said: “Labour’s reputation as an anti-racist 12

July 31, 2018 11:02 PM Iran protesters face DEATH PENALTY for striking over economic woes as Trump sanctions bite

IRAN has been engulfed in mass demonstrations as hundreds of protesters took to the streets over the Islamic Republic’s worsening economic crisis, which has sparked warnings over human rights abuses as the regime threatens to execute activists. The country’s currency hit a new low on July 29 as investors began to fear the potential impact of US sanctions 21

June 30, 2018 6:02 PM Gaza officials say blast, cause unknown, kills 2 residents

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - The Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza says a mysterious explosion has killed two residents and injured eight others, three seriously. Local media reports said Saturday's blast rocked a house in the city's eastern neighborhood of Shejaeya. Other reports said it was a fireworks workshop. There was no immediate comment from Hamas 12

June 27, 2018 6:52 PM Israel says Gaza militants fire more than a dozen rockets

JERUSALEM (AP) - More than 12 rockets were launched from Gaza toward southern Israeli communities early Wednesday, the Israeli military said. There were no fatalities or wounded in the attack and the military said its Iron Dome defense system intercepted some of the rockets. The barrage came after Israeli aircraft targeted a vehicle belonging to a Hamas 13

June 22, 2018 4:29 PM US envoys discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace with Netanyahu

The Israeli prime minister Friday held talks with US President Donald Trump's special envoy Jason Greenblatt and adviser Jared Kushner on the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process. Their visit is part of a regional tour that has taken them to Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Egypt, where the Arab leaders have said progress to resolve the conflict should 6

June 17, 2018 3:44 PM Airstrike destroys car of Palestinian cell leader 'behind explosive kites and balloons being flown into Israel'

Israel defence forces have confirmed it destroyed the car of a Palestinian cell leader who was flying incendiary kites and balloons into the country. The airstrike was carried out in response to a number of kites and balloons armed with explosives being flown into Israel in the past few days, the army said. The balloons and kites were designed to set forests 12

June 17, 2018 12:58 AM Israel wounds two Palestinians launching 'FIRE BALLOONS' as tensions continue to skyrocket

THE ISRAELI army have wounded two Palestinians in the Gaza Strip who were trying to launch incendiary balloons across the border into Israel, Israeli officials have said. An Israeli military spokeswoman conformed that an “aerial device” had been fired at a group near the Gaza border. She said that the same group was launching “fire balloons” containing 21

June 4, 2018 8:24 PM 'Why are you so obsessed with me?' Israel's US Embassy posts mocking Mean Girls response after Iran's Ayotollah Khamenei said it was a 'cancerous tumor that needed to be removed'

Israel's embassy to the USA posted a mocking response featuring a quote from Mean Girls in response to a series of vitriolic tweets from Iran's Supreme Leader. Khamenei leveled harsh criticism at Israel for its handling of the recent deadly protests on the Gaza border in which 121 Palestinians were killed. 'For Iran, the Palestinian cause is not a tactical 11

May 13, 2018 1:38 AM World War 3: Israel DESTROY Palestine tunnels after VIOLENT PROTEST breaks out in Gaza

ISRAEL’s army have taken defiant action to destroy tunnels used by the Palestinian militant group Hamas, as violence between the two nations continues to rage in the Gaza strip. Fresh skirmishes between the Middle Eastern nations broke out on Friday when dozens of Palestinian demonstrators broke into the Gaza side of the Kerem Shalom terminal, the main channel 55