The beginning of May bought panic once again to the people of Israel as they rushed for the bomb shelters to avoid the nearly 700 Hamas rockets that were fired into Israel. Lives were lost and buildings destroyed as Hamas targeted civilians.
The Israeli response was, as usual, measured and targeted at the terrorists. But what does the media report? That Israel had murdered a woman and her child!
The truth, when it came out, was that a stray HAMAS rocket killed them....but no retraction in the media.
We congratulate Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on his continuation of his premiership and a record 5th term in office.
One of the first things the PM plans to do is annex the Jewish settlements in Judea
and Samaria (West Bank). In order to accomplish this he has to face a large problem
The PM has also revealed that Jerusalem is in talks with six Arab and Muslim countries that until recently were hostile to Israel.
He called this a process of "accelerated normalisation", much of which is taking
place outside of the publics eye. He was speaking at Mount Herzl at the annual memorial
ceremony for Levi Eshkol, Israel's prime minister during the six-
Israel will keep its air superiority in the Middle East following Washington's decision
to stop the delivery of equipment related to the F-
Israel, according to reports, has already tested ways to defeat the advanced Russian-
Caves on the outskirts of the city of Jericho have been reportedly looted by the Arab residents of the city. Human bones and remains were found strewn all over the catacombs due to the burial sites being ransacked and looted. Burial caskets that were believed to have been from the Second Temple era have disappeared.
More than 2 million Israelis are reported to be either unvaccinated or only partially vaccinated against measles. There has been an outbreak of measles in the country and the health ministry has not the vaccine doses to cope. Jerusalem has the largest amount of unvaccinated people.
Volodymyr Zelensky won a landslide victory in the country which already has a Jewish prime minister. The Ukraine is the first country outside of Israel to have a president and PM that are Jewish. Zelensky a TV comedian aged 41, garnered a massive 73% of the votes. It is reported that he has a sentimental attachment to Israel and there are hopes that he will help to move Ukraine's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Britain's new ambassador to the Ukraine, Melinda Simmons is also returning to her roots. She is a member of London's Finchley Reform Synagogue and had requested to be posted to a country with a Jewish community.
It is not known if these items were damaged. One Charedi website has said that the fire ravaged the building because of 'idol worship' that took place there. The JDN website inferred that the fire was divine justice.
Palestinian Authority -
The PA feels so strongly about continuing the payments to the people it looks upon as martyrs that it is willing to face financial collapse.
Before the Romanian announcement, Honduras president Juan Orland Hernandez said his country would 'immediately' open its diplomatic mission in Jerusalem.
Pray for the IDF and IAF as they defend the boarders and continue to pray for the peace of Jerusalem.
Every blessing, Maranatha.