Morehouse graduation: Biden tells graduates he hears their protests in Gaza – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] ATLANTA (AP) — President Joe Biden on Sunday offered direct acknowledgment of American students' struggles over the coronavirus Israel-Hamas warHe told alumni of the historic Black Morehouse College that he heard their voices of protest and that the scenes of conflict in Gaza also break his heart. “I support peaceful, peaceful protest,” he told … Read more

Iran may face new sanctions from the European Union after the attack on Israel – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] A number of diplomats said on Monday evening after talks between envoys of member states that the European Union may impose new sanctions on Iran after Tehran's direct attack on Israel. This issue is likely to be discussed on Tuesday during a video conference of foreign ministers called by the bloc's chief diplomat Josep … Read more

The S&P 500 erases previous gains as bond yields rise – Business News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Homebuilder stocks fell on Monday after a closely watched housing sentiment index broke a four-month streak of gains amid rising mortgage interest rates. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) held steady at 51 in April, unchanged from March. Any number over 50 certainly indicates that more builders see … Read more

World leaders react to the unprecedented Iranian air attack against Israel – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] People gather to support the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' attack on Israel on April 14, 2024 in Tehran, Iran. Late Saturday, Iran launched a direct attack on Israel, about two weeks after the Israeli attack on the Iranian consulate in Syria. Majid Saeedi | Getty Images News | Getty Images World leaders called for … Read more

High-tech defense: How Israel managed to 'confuse' Iranian drones and missiles – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] New Delhi: Israeli intelligence “jammed GPS signals to confuse attackers” – Israeli military also claims to have intercepted “99% of Iranian drones and missiles” Israeli defense and intelligence forces reportedly thwarted an attack by a swarm of Iranian drones and missiles by jamming Global Positioning System (GPS) signals. The intervention disabled Iranian weapons guidance … Read more

Israel pledges to respond after the Iranian attack: what could happen next? – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts rockets fired from the Gaza Strip, as seen from the city of Ashkelon, Israel, October 9, 2023. Amir Cohen | Reuters “Right now, they are certainly seriously considering direct strikes on Iran, because that is the clearest path back to deterrence,” said Ryan Paul, senior Middle East and … Read more

Moscow and Tehran warn of further escalation – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Less than a day after the Iranian attack on Israel and before the imminent response from the Israeli army, the foreign ministers of Russia and Iran warned of the threat of further escalation. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Iranian counterpart, Hossein Amir Abdollahian, said on Sunday that “new provocations” could lead to … Read more

Hundreds demonstrate in Berlin to support Israel after the Iranian attack – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Several hundred people gathered at Berlin's Brandenburg Gate on Sunday following a call from the German-Israeli Association to show solidarity with Israel in the wake of the overnight Iranian attack. Police in the German capital estimated the number at about 500 and said the event passed peacefully. The demonstrators carried banners that read: “Hands … Read more

The Foreign Minister condemns the attack on Israel and reiterates the call for a ceasefire – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] The Prime Minister condemned the Iranian attack on Israel, describing it as a “deeply disturbing development.” Hamza Yusuf He called on all parties in the Middle East to adhere to United Nations Security Council resolutions and implement an immediate ceasefire. He added that “violence begets violence” and that civilians in the region “have already … Read more

Israel says 300 Iranian drones and missiles were shot down in an attack last night – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Iranians wave Iranian and Palestinian flags as they celebrate the Iranian Revolutionary Guard's drone and missile attack against Israel on April 14, 2024. norphoto | norphoto | Getty Images Iran rained a deluge of drones and missiles on Israel on Saturday night in response to a suspected Israeli raid that killed senior Iranian officials … Read more