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Iceland declares state of emergency while preparing for volcanic eruption
Amid fears of a potentially deadly volcanic eruption, Iceland has declared a state of emergency and has evacuated thousands of people from the fishing village of Grindavik, Sky News reports.
US Launches Third Wave of Airstrikes in Syria
On Sunday, the United States conducted a third round of airstrikes in eastern Syria, confirmed by the Pentagon. US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin characterized these strikes as "precision strikes" directed explicitly at an Iran-linked training facility and a safe house.
Somalia: Devastating floods kill at least 31 people, displace hundreds of thousands more
Deadly “once in a century” floods in Somalia have killed at least 31 people and displaced around 500,000 more, the Associated Press reported on Sunday.
Climate Icon Thunberg Interrupted After Turning Protest Into Anti-Israel Event (Video)
Greta Thunberg, seen as the princess of the climate change movement, was interrupted Sunday after turning the largest climate protest in Dutch history into an anti-Israel event.
EU Warns Of Genocide In Sudan; Pope Urges Aid (Worthy News-Investigation)
The European Union warned Sunday of another genocide in Sudan's Darfur region, while the pope expressed concerns about a humanitarian crisis just days after Worthy News saw footage of an apparent massacre there.
Indonesia’s Top Islamic Body Bans Israel Products; Christians Concerned
Indonesia’s top Islamic scholars' body has issued a fatwa, an Islamic decree, banning the purchase or use of products from companies linked to Israel or seen as supporting the Jewish nation.
18 Israelis Injured As Hezbollah Attacks Israel
At least 18 Israelis were injured, one critically, after the Iranian-backed Hezbollah militia fired anti-tank missiles from southern Lebanon in a further sign that Israel was dealing with another front and potentially a broader international conflict, officials said Monday.
Hamas Using Children’s Hospital To Hide Hostages, Weapons (Worthy News-Investigation)
Footage obtained and carefully reviewed by Worthy News appears to confirm that Hamas is using hospitals in Gaza to hide its fighters, hostages, weapons and launch attacks against Israel, despite denials from the Hamas-run Health Ministry and medical staff.
‘Hamas Has Lost Control of the Gaza Strip’ As Fighting Continues (Videos)
Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant asserted on Monday that Hamas had lost control of the Gaza Strip, a claim supported by the ongoing efforts of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), which are delivering "significant blows" to the Palestinian terror group.
European Union condemns Hamas’ use of “human shields” in war against Israel
All 27 European Union member states have signed a joint resolution condemning the Hamas Palestinian terror group for using hospitals and civilians in the Gaza Strip as “human shields” in its war against Israel, the Associated Press reports. Israel has long asserted that Hamas terrorists embed themselves and their weaponry within civilian areas as a deterrent, knowing that, unlike them, Israeli forces seek to avoid civilian casualties in both airstrikes and ground operations.
WHO: Gaza’s Main Hospital Not Functioning After Strikes; Israel Denies Hitting Facility
The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday that Gaza’s largest hospital, Al-Shifa Hospital in Gaza City, "is not functioning as a hospital anymore,” but Israel blamed Hamas.
Inside the United States
Report: Border crisis could cost U.S. taxpayers $451 billion
The influx of migrants across the country's southern border could cost taxpayers $451 billion, a report released Monday by the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee says.
26 attorneys general: Give states the authority to enforce federal immigration law
A coalition of 26 state attorneys general is calling on the new U.S. Speaker of the House to pass a Florida-sponsored bill that would grant states the authority to enforce federal immigration law when the federal government refuses to do so.
New Nuclear Stealth Bomber, Successfully Completes Maiden Test Flight
The B-21 Raider marked a significant milestone by conducting its inaugural test flight, the U.S. Air Force confirmed.
Nepal Christians Facing Hunger After Quake
Christians in western Nepal faced homelessness and food shortages Tuesday after a massive earthquake destroyed their homes and churches, killing many, but authorities in the Hindu-majority nation are reluctant to help them, Worthy News established.
Meet The Phony ‘Christian’ Group Trying To Take Down The New House Speaker
One of the activist left’s oldest projects is also its most devious: infiltrate, then undermine, the Christian church. Why? Because only Bible-believing evangelicals and Catholics stand between them and the total conquest of America.
Global Anti-Israel Protests Prompt Clashes (Video)
Britain’s prime minister condemned hatred towards Jews and violence on Saturday after hundreds of thousands of pro-Palestinians rallied in London for the “biggest march" seen by British police in the Israel-Hamas war, prompting violent counterprotests in which nearly 100 were detained.
Hezbollah Leader Warns ‘Victory is Coming’ As Israel Warns Of War With Lebanon
The chief of Hezbollah said Saturday that “victory” over Israel is coming as his fighters use better weapons, prompting an Israeli warning of war with Lebanon, where the group is based.
Iran Urges Destruction Of Israel And Calls Palestine ‘Most Important Issue’ To Arab World
Iran’s president effectively called for the destruction of Israel and the extermination of Jews and urged Muslim nations “to arm Palestinians” if “Israel's attacks” continue.
Turkey’s President Says Hamas ‘Protect Their Land’
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday at a summit of Arab and Islamic leaders that “Hamas protect their land,” suggesting that the group, condemned as a terrorist organization by most Western countries, is involved in a genuine battle against Israel.
Germany’s Leaders Fear Surging Antisemitism
Germany’s Chancellor Olaf Scholz says he's "ashamed and outraged" at recent antisemitic attacks in his country, which is still reeling from its role in World War Two when millions of Jews were murdered.
Pentagon Confirms Four Fresh Strikes on U.S. Bases in Retaliatory Action by Iranian-Backed Groups
American bases were attacked four times by Iranian-backed groups in the Middle East following a U.S. strike on an Iranian facility in Syria last Wednesday, the Pentagon has confirmed.
German Teenager Kills Student In School Shooting After Similar Incidents
German police have detained a 15-year-old armed boy after he allegedly shot and killed another 15-year-old student at a special education school in the southwestern town of Offenburg, officials said.
Israel Denies Attacking Gaza’s Largest Hospital
Israel was preparing Sunday to help evacuate babies from Gaza’s largest hospital after several died but denied accusations that it deliberately attacked the facility.
Thousands of Anti-War Protesters March in Tel Aviv
Thousands of anti-war protesters rallied in Tel Aviv, Israel’s economic hub, calling for a ceasefire and the release of some 240 Israeli and foreign hostages held by Hamas.
Hospitals Hit As Thousands Flee Northern Gaza, Dozens Killed
Thousands of Palestinians fled northern Gaza for the fourth consecutive day through a corridor established by the Israel Defense Forces on Friday, but Hamas fighters tried to prevent a mass exodus by shooting at civilians, Worthy News learned.
IDF Strikes 15,000 Terror Targets Struck in Gaza
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has targeted and struck more than 15,000 sites identified as terrorist targets within the Gaza Strip, according to an IDF statement since the beginning of the war that started after the "Black Sabbath."
Iran Warns of the Expansion of Israel-Hamas war is ‘inevitable’
Iran warned that the extensive civilian suffering resulting from Israel's conflict with Hamas would inevitably lead to an escalation of war in the Middle East. Officials in Gaza are reporting heavy fighting in and around area hospitals where Israel claims Hamas has established a terror base in an underground tunnel network.
Premier: ‘Israel Doesn’t Seek To Conquer Gaza’
Israel’s prime minister said Thursday that his nation is not seeking to conquer, occupy, or govern the Gaza Strip after its war with Hamas ends.
Inside the United States
‘March for Israel’ Gaining Momentum, Scheduled for Tuesday in Washington, D.C.
"The March for Israel" is being hosted by prominent Jewish and Christian organizations in the United States, calling for supporters of Israel to unite in a powerful rally in the nation's capital on Tuesday, November 14.
Speaker Johnson Unveils ‘Two-Step’ Plan to Prevent Government Shutdown
On Saturday, Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) unveiled his plan to prevent a government shutdown. He proposed a "two-part" continuing resolution, aiming to extend some appropriations bills until mid-January and the remaining ones until February.
U.S. Credit Rating Downgraded to ‘Negative’ Amid Soaring National Debt
Moody's Investor Service changed its assessment of the U.S. credit rating from stable to negative, citing the ballooning national debt as an underlying factor.
650,000 At Evangelism Rallies In Nicaragua; ‘Tens of Thousands Accept Christ’ (Worthy News In-Depth)
Tens of thousands of people “have accepted Jesus Christ” as their Lord and Savior, and thousands were miraculously healed in Nicaragua, according to two U.S.-based mission groups involved in evangelism in Central America’s largest nation.
Thousands Participate in Pro-Palestinian Protests Across the World
Pro-Palestinian protests drew ten of thousands in numerous major cities worldwide, including London, Paris, Vienna, Cape Town, and even outside Joe Biden's residence in the United States.
Thousands Flee Gaza; Hamas Fires Upon Civilians Doing So
As thousands continue to evacuate Gaza for the fourth consecutive day through a corridor established by the Israel Defense Forces, footage captured Hamas firing upon civilians attempting to leave near the Al-Nasr hospital.
Dutch Legislator: EU To Force Digital Identification (Worthy News-Investigation)
A Dutch legislator of the European Union’s parliament has condemned the EU’s leadership for “pushing through” a plan forcing Europeans to use digital identification verification.
CIA and Mossad Chief Meet Qatar Premier To Discuss Release Hostages
The director of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the chief of Israel’s spy agency Mossad met with Qatar’s prime minister Thursday to discuss the release of hostages held by Hamas and a pause in Israel’s Gaza offensive, several officials said.
Netherlands: Antisemitic incidents surged by over 800% since Oct. 7
The number of antisemitic incidents in the Netherlands is reported to have shot up by over 800% since the Oct. 7 Hamas attack on Israeli civilians and Israel’s military response to it, the Jerusalem Post reports.
Hezbollah’s Nasrallah to Deliver Another Speech on Matryr’s Day
Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary-general of Hezbollah, is set to give a speech in commemoration of the terrorist organization's "Martyr's Day" this upcoming Saturday.
Motives for October 7 massacre were to perpetrate continual war with Israel and draw attention to Palestinian cause, Hamas says
A senior Hamas official has announced that the terrorists’ goal in massacring 1,400 mainly civilian Israelis on Oct. 7 was to create a continuous state of war on Israel’s border and draw worldwide attention to the Palestinian cause, the Times of Israel (TOI) reports.
US says Israel will “likely” retain security control in Gaza after war
As the IDF continues to fight the Hamas Palestinian terror group in Gaza, the Biden administration has announced that Israel is “likely” to retain security control of the Strip once the war is over, the Times of Israel (TOI) reports.
Israeli Forces Launch Decisive Advance into the Heart of Gaza City (Video)
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is engaged in a heavy conflict with Hamas in the heart of Gaza City. Over the past few days, the IDF have discovered the extent of the terror infrastructure built by terrorists organization over the years, which was describe by Israel as the "largest terrorist base" ever constructed.
Israeli Soldiers Pray In Gaza Synagogue After Two Decades
Israeli soldiers have prayed in an ancient Gaza synagogue as the first Jews to do so in nearly two decades, several sources confirmed.
Inside the United States
Senator Joe Manchin Opts Out of Reelection, Igniting GOP Aspirations for Senate Control
On Thursday, Senator Joe Manchin (D-Wva) announced that he will not seek reelection next year, relinquishing a West Virginia seat likely to be claimed by Republicans, bolstering their hopes to secure control of the Senate in 2024.
U.S. Debt Soars Beyond $1 Trillion in Annual Interest for the First Time; Debt to Hit $50 Trillion by 2033
Based on data from the Congressional Budget Office, a Bank of America note predicts that the U.S. government will surpass $50 trillion in debt by 2033, reported Business Insider. Simultaneously, according to the Treasury's calculations, the total interest has eclipsed $1 trillion this year, precisely reaching $1.027 trillion, marking the first instance of crossing the trillion-dollar threshold in a single year.
Uganda: Islamic extremist sets his wife on fire for conversion to Christianity
An Islamic extremist in eastern Uganda set his wife on fire and left her for dead last month, after discovering she had converted to Christianity, Morning Star News (MSN) reports. While Christianity is legal in Uganda, former Muslims are increasingly at risk of violent attacks from Islamic extremist relatives and community members.
Gaza City Battle Unveiled: Intense Conflict Captured Near Indonesian Hospital on Social Media
A clip posted on social media shows the intensity of the fighting between Israel Defense Forces and Hamas near the Indonesian Hospital in Gaza City.
IDF Taking Control of Gaza City
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) is engaged in a heavy conflict with Hamas in the heart of Gaza City. Amid clashes in the area, more than 50 Hamas operatives were killed, the IDF says.
EU Introducing European Digital Identity
EU Parliamentary Leader Robert Roos issued a warning about the impending European Digital Identity as a provisional agreement was reached today.
IDF Destroying Hamas Tunnel Network Under Gaza
The Israel Defense Forces released footage of IDF soldiers exposing and destroying Hamas tunnels. Since the beginning of the war, at least 130 tunnel shafts have been destroyed, according to the IDF.
Mass Exodus from Northern Gaza
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) extended the opening of the Gaza corridor in the north by an additional hour to accommodate the thousands of civilians who want to travel south, where the battles between the IDF and Hamas are more intense.