Leftist Israelis hope CIA can stop attack on Iran

Former CIA chief tells Haaretz: Decision on Iran strike can wait. Iran will achieve nuclear-weapons capability no earlier than 2013 or 2014, says Michael Hayden, adding that the U.S. would be better equipped to launch a military operation against the Islamic Republic than Israel. A decision on attacking Iran need not be taken at present,… Read More Leftist Israelis hope CIA can stop attack on Iran

Bishop of Jordan tells US to abandon Israel

A leading Christian religious leader has accused the US of interfering in the Middle East to protect Israel. The accusations is presented by Auxiliary Bishop and Patriarchal Vicar in Jordan Maroon Lahham. He claims the US is turning a blind eye to the suffering of the Palestinians under Israeli occupation. In a wide-ranging interview with… Read More Bishop of Jordan tells US to abandon Israel

Northern Ireland sectarian clash injures 47 police

Forty-seven police were injured while trying to separate Catholic and Protestant rioters in Belfast on Sunday. The violence broke out during a march by a Catholic band, Northern Ireland police said on Monday. Police fired water cannon to defend themselves from petrol bombs, fireworks, stones and bottles thrown at them by both sides in running… Read More Northern Ireland sectarian clash injures 47 police