Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Politics

Israel’s Lapid Meets Macron In Paris On First Trip As PM

PARIS (AP) — Israeli caretaker Prime Minister Yair Lapid on Tuesday used his first trip abroad since taking office to urge world powers to step up pressure on Iran over its nuclear...

‘Say Tehillim, There Is A Dramatic Life-Threatening Incident’, MK Smotrich Tweeted

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — MK Betzalel Smotrich, the leader of the Religious Zionism party, caused a scare in Israel when he tweeted Tuesday morning that everyone should stop and say Te...

Israel And Poland Agree To Return Ambassadors, Improve Relations

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Israeli President Isaac Herzog and his Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda agreed on Monday to move towards restoring full bilateral ties, according to a statement released by Herzog’s...

Lebanese PM Criticizes Hezbollah Over Drone Provocation With Israel

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's caretaker prime minister on Monday criticized the militant group Hezbollah for sending three unmanned aircraft over an Israeli gas installation last week, s...

US State Dept. Releases Findings After Examining Bullet that Killed Palestinian Journalist, Blames IDF

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials have concluded that gunfire from Israeli positions likely killed Al-Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh but that there was “no reason to believe” ...

Six Prominent Chareidi Rabbis Ban Peninei Halacha Books Which ‘Uproot Halachic Traditions’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews)   — Six prominent chareidi poskim have published a letter in which they call on the public not to use the Peninei Halacha series written by Rabbi Eliezer Melame...

Democrat Congressmen Ask Biden To Pressure Israel On Settlement Construction

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — As President Biden's visit to Israel and other Arab countries in the region draws closer, Democrats are pushing Biden to pressure Israel on issues of settleme...

Israeli Citizen Fighting for Ukraine Gets Captured by Pro-Russian Forces (VIDEO)

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UKRAINE (VINnews) — Israel’s government has confirmed that an Israeli citizen fighting for Ukraine has been taken captive by pro-Russian forces. Vladimir Kozlovsky, age 40, was ...

WATCH: Vicious Omar Booed by Muslim Crowd in Minnesota Chanting ‘Go Home’

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MINNEAPOLIS (Yaakov M / VINnews) Antisemite Ilhan Omar was humiliated by fellow Somalians in her home state of Minnesota. Omar was booed at a concert over the weekend, in front ...

Twitter War Erupts in Charedi Community Over Governor Hochul

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NEW YORK (Yaakov M / VINnews) — A Twitter showdown took place between several vocal members of the Charedi community. The debate focused on whether frum Jews should be concerned...

From One July Fourth To The Next, A Steep Slide For Biden

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Last Fourth of July, President Joe Biden gathered hundreds of people outside the White House for an event that would have been unthinkable for many Americans the ...

WATCH: Attorney Michael Gottlieb Breaks Down Recent Supreme Court Rulings Including Roe v Wade

NEW YORK (VINnews) Attorney Michael Gottlieb broke down three recent Supreme Court decisions, all in favor of the right-wing position, on the VIN News Podcast. His analysis was hig...

Lapid Holds First Cabinet Meeting As Prime Minister

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JERUSALEM (JNS) - Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid’s primary message during his inaugural Security Cabinet meeting on Sunday was one of urgency. “In the coming months, our goal...

Israel’s Fifth Election Depends On Same Dynamic As Previous Four: Will Netanyahu Reach 61?

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Israel's fifth elections in the last 3.5 years will continue to focus on the same issue which had motivated the previous four rounds of elections: Will Binyam...

PODCAST: Political Roundup – CNN questions testimony against Trump, Biden says we’ll keep suffering, AOC loses big

CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST EPISODE OF THE YAAKOV M SHOW In his latest podcast episode, Yaakov M discusses: Is Cassidy Hutchinson's 'bombshell' testimony against Trump credible...

Jeff Bezos Blasts Biden: ‘Deep Misunderstanding’ of Market

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WASHINGTON (Yaakov M / VINnews) — Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and owner of the left-leaning Washington Post, blasted President Biden over high gas prices. https://twitter.com/...

Iran’s Top Diplomat In Syria, Slams Israel, Turkish Threats

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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Iran’s top diplomat condemned on Saturday Israel’s latest airstrike on Syria and criticized recent threats from Turkey about another planned incursion by Ank...

WATCH: Hochul says ‘I don’t need data’ to pass gun laws

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https://twitter.com/AnneMcCloyNews/status/1542285958703366146 ALBANY (Yaakov M / VINnews) — Governor Kathy Hochul does not want facts to get in the way of her feelings...about g...

Gun Permit Process In NY Could Include Social Media Check

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York would require people applying for a handgun license to turn over a list of their social media accounts so officials could verify their “character and c...

Supreme Court to Hear Corruption Case Against Former Cuomo Aide

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WASHINGTON, DC (VINnews) The Supreme Court will take up the corruption case of Joe Percoco, advisor of disgraced Governor Andrew Cuomo. Percoco was convicted in 2018 after he ac...