Support GJCN.org

Help us grow!
Bible Top 1000

US air bombardment of Iranian sites on Syrian-Iraqi border – reprisal for Iran’s bid to attack US base in Iraq

“Multiple Iranian military sites” were struck by US warplanes early Monday, Feb. 3, , near Abu Kamal in Deir ez-Zour on the Syrian-Iraqi border. Reporting this, Syrian military spokesmen claimed that Syrian artillery positions were also hit and sustained casualties.

DebkaFile Full Story..

[…]

Netanyahu: U.S. pullout from Iraq could leave Israel vulnerable

PM apparently implies that even after withdrawing from Palestinian territory, Israel would insist on maintaining troops along the Jordan Valley.

Full Story…

US warns Iraq of ‘difficult days’

US President Barack Obama says US troops have withdrawn from Iraq’s towns and cities on schedule, but he warned of "difficult days" ahead.

Full Story…

Top US commander: Iran still supporting Iraq attacks

The top US military commander in Iraq said Tuesday that Iran still supported and trained terrorists who carry out attacks – mostly with mortars and sophisticated roadside bombs – inside Iraq.

Full Story…

Car bomb in Iraq kills at least 27

A car bomb exploded in a crowded outdoor market in Kirkuk, Iraq on Tuesday, killing at least 27 people, police said, a deadly reminder of the challenges facing the Iraqi government even as it celebrated the withdrawal of US combat troops from cities. The attack stained what had otherwise been a festive day as Iraqis […]

Rocket Attack on U.S. Base in Afghanistan Kills 2 Troops, Wounds 4 Americans

KABUL —  A rare rocket attack on the main U.S. base in Afghanistan early Sunday killed two U.S. troops and wounded six other Americans, including two civilians, officials said.

Bagram Air Base, which lies 25 miles northeast of Kabul, is surrounded by high mountains and long stretches of desert from which militants could fire rockets. […]

Iraqi gay men face ‘lives of hell’

The sobbing boy, who appears to be about 12, tries to explain that his family made him do it to earn money, as they have no other source of income.

[…]