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Israel Desk – November 2023

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Blessing and Curse On September 22nd, Israeli PM Netanyahu spoke at the UN about the prospect of peace in the Middle East. This followed an announcement made by world leaders at the G20 Summit in New Delhi on September 9th, which aimed at creating an agreement to normalise relations between Saudi Arabia and Israel and a peace treaty bringing a corridor connecting India, the Middle East and...

Geopolitics of the Middle East

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Another interesting factor relates to China which is a dominant power. China is moving into all parts of the world including the Middle East, and they have made this deal with Iran and Saudi Arabia; a very big deal. Saudi and Iran have been at loggerheads: Saudi the leading Sunni power and Iran, the leading Shiite power, are hostile to each other. Iran has hit Saudi with missiles and there is a...

War in the Middle East – Part II

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The burden of the word of the Lord against Israel. Thus says the Lord, who stretches out the heavens, lays the foundation of the earth, and forms the spirit of man within him: 2 “Behold, I will make Jerusalem a cup of drunkenness to all the surrounding peoples, when they lay siege against Judah and Jerusalem. 3 And it shall happen in...

Israel today – War or Peace in the Middle East

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In the volatile landscape of the Middle East, Israel finds itself once again plunged into a state of war. This abrupt shift follows a surprising attack by Hamas from Gaza, which initiated a call for an Islamic uprising against Israel, with a focus on defending the sacred Al-Aqsa Mosque. Supporters in the West Bank are poised to join the conflict, while Hezbollah from Lebanon and Iran’s...

Wars and rumours of wars

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As a result of the Ukraine war food is in short supply, particularly in the poorer parts of the world: Africa and parts of the Middle East; even people as far as Indonesia are being affected by this war. What does it say in Revelation? It says, war followed by famine, followed by death. It’s taking place. The Russia-Ukraine conflict I also mentioned the war situation. So, we’re all...

Israel and Iran: what’s usually left unsaid

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Recently, the Israeli Defence Force and the U.S Central Command launched exercise Juniper Oak, a massive joint military exercise which, according to recent reports, involves bombing targets set up in the Negev Desert, that’s, in the south of Israel, to simulate Iranian nuclear sites. A total of 1,100 Israeli Soldiers with 6,400 U.S soldiers took part with aircraft including B-52 heavy...

From our Israel Desk

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Biden signs ‘Jerusalem Declaration’ On his visit to the Middle East US President Joe Biden signed a joint strategic declaration with Prime Minister Yair Lapid on 14 July in Jerusalem, in which the US vowed to use “all elements in its national power” to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons. “The United States stresses that integral to this pledge is the commitment never to allow Iran to...

Anti-Semitism: the truth in history – a series of talks and articles

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The Kingdom of God is at hand. The Bible says that whoever calls on the Name of the Lord shall be saved. You don’t have to do great or good works and earn your Salvation, you just have to call on the Name of the Lord, ask Him to save you from your sins. Any person can do that in any circumstance. God gives us a way out and we don’t know how many people called on the Lord in their...

Light for the Last Days Magazine – October 2021 Edition

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spanish language version Global warming or cooling? Or end of days sign? Over the past months we have seen a number of weather-related disasters hit the world.  In July there were devastating floods in parts of western Germany and Belgium after two months’ worth of rain fell in two days.  Parts of China suffered their heaviest rain in 1000 years, flooding cities and farmland and doing...