Russian aircraft shot down by Syrian missile

Russia has admitted one of its military aircraft was shot down over the Mediterranean Sea yesterday ...
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 Huge Explosions Rock Damascus

Huge explosions at the Mazzeh military air base rocked the Syrian capital on Sunday ...
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 Abbas Trying to Thwart Reconciliation

Hamas have accused Mahmoud Abbas of trying to thwart efforts to achieve reconciliation ...
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 Israelis Ambitious About Tourism

After a record-breaking year in 2017 and a record-breaking start to 2018, Israelis have ambitious plans ...
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 Goods Flow Into Gaza Again

After just 4 days of quite on the border, Israeli restrictions were lifted ...
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 A Unique Moment in Politics

The latest row involving Jeremy Corbyn and Jewish people has been raging for more than two days now ...
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 A Tale of Two Laws

In readiness for their own state, the Palestinians have also formulated a basic law ...
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 Labour Party Struggles with Anti-Semitism

The problem is clearly much greater than the Labour Party is prepared to admit. ...
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 Even Closer to the Brink of War

The danger of a renewed war seems very great on three fronts around Israel ...
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 Exceptional Honour at the UN

An award was given by the UN that broke the pattern of their behaviour towards Israel ...
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 Israel Shaken and Slightly Stirred

A sequence of minor earthquakes have shaken Israel this week ...
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 Close to the Brink of War

The UN Secretary General expresses grave concern over the latest escalation of violence in Gaza ...
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 Controversial Rally Delayed by One Lawyer

The controversial Al Quds rally held in central London on Sunday 10th June was delayed for an hour ...
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 Comfortable with Concealing Terrorism

Over the last two weeks international news organisations have come under increased scrutiny ...
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 Mortar and Rocket Attacks on Israel

On Tuesday the southern region of Israel came under fire from mortars and rockets ...
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 Big Church Day Out

The Christian outdoor festival season kicks-off today with the Big Church Day Out in the South ...
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 Hamas admits deceiving the public

Hamas leader admitted it was “deceiving the public” when it spoke of “peaceful resistance.” ...
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 Israeli Action against Iranians in Syria

On Wednesday Israel’s defence forces reported an Iranian missile attack against the Golan Heights ...
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 Palestinians damage their own supply line

Rioters broke into the Gaza side of Kerem Shalom crossing and set fire to pipelines that carry fuel ...
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 Abbas is no Partner for Peace

Mahmoud Abbas` statements about the Holocaust have provoked an international outcry ...
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 Europe Halts Palestinian Education Funding

An EU budgetary committee approved a change to funding education of Palestinian children ...
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 Another Terror Tunnel Destroyed

The IDF say they have destroyed the longest and deepest terror tunnel yet discovered. ...
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 Russian Denials and Accusations

Russia continues to deny that a chemical attack was carried out by its Syrian allies ...
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 Violence on the Gaza Border

The Western media have once again made it look as if the Israelis reacted far too harshly ...
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 Taylor Force Act becomes Law

Yesterday Donald Trump signed into law a huge spending bill that includes the Taylor Force Act. ...
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 When Adverse Experience Helps

Just a few days before the school was due to reopen, experts from the ITC arrived in the community ...
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 First Royal Visit to Israel

Yesterday Kensington Palace announced that the Duke of Cambridge will visit Israel ...
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 Extreme Bias in Amnesty Campaign

Amnesty International campaign features extreme bias and significant errors. ...
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 A Truth Again Concealed

Once again the BBC succeeds in masking the truth of the original incident. ...
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 Western Media Whitewash

Western media stands accused of whitewashing large parts of speech by Mahmoud Abbas ...
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 Funding of Terrorism Challenged Again

Kay Wilson asks Stephen Twigg MP to launch inquiry into misuse of aid money ...
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 Row over Palestinian Aid

Donald Trump suggests the USA may stop aid payments to the Palestinian Authority ...
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 Tensions Reaching Dangerous Heights

Clashes indicate that tensions are rising to dangerous levels in and around Israel. ...
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 A Relationship in Trouble

The relationship between the USA and the Palestinian Authority is in serious difficulties ...
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 Iran Refuses to Accept Israeli Aid

Since the earthquake struck on Sunday there have been reports of aid being slow to reach victims ...
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 Absolutely No Apology for Balfour

Theresa May: “When people suggest we should apologise for this letter, I say absolutely not.” ...
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 UK Foreign Office – Twisting Balfour?

Senior representative of Foreign Office claims ‘second half’ of Balfour Declaration not fulfilled ...
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 CFI UK National Conference

Last weekend CFI UK’s National Conference was blessed with good weather, excellent speakers ...
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 Netanyahu Visits South America

This week has seen Israel’s Prime Minister visit three Latin American countries ...
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 Israel Strikes Chemical Weapons Facility

On Thursday the Syrian Army reported a strike by the Israeli air force against a Syrian base ...
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 A Build-up of Weaponry in Lebanon

Israel and the USA say the UN is failing to prevent an increase in Hezbollah`s weapons ...
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 Israel Will Act Against Iranian Expansion

Israel’s Prime Minister told the Russian President that Israel was prepared to act unilaterally ...
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 Terror on European Streets Again

The thoughts and prayers of many have again gone out to people affected by terror attacks ...
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 Clampdown on Palestinian Internet

Abbas reported to have issued an order allowing PA security forces to jail internet users ...
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 Anti-Semitic incidents hit a new high

A record number of anti-Semitic incidents have been reported in the first six months of 2017. ...
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 Tensions Mount Again

The Temple Mount in Jerusalem again sparks tensions between Israeli authorities and Muslims. ...
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 A Busy Month

The month of May was a busy one for CFI UK. ...
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 The BBC does listen

What is most troubling about this is not the delay of almost two weeks in correcting ...
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 “God had worked extra hours!”

On 3rd May more than 60 people were treated to a vivid description of Operation Entebbe ...
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 Israel’s Perspective on Holot

Further enquiries about Holot received the following response from the Israeli Government. ...
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 Positive Messages on Faith

Last week Theresa May showed herself to be aware of the value of Jewish and Christian groups ...
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 More Unexpected Discoveries

Archaeology in the Middle East continues to reveal the truth of the Bible and a rich history ...
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 United Nations Report Causes Outrage

This week another United Nations report has proved highly controversial. ...
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 Open Letter to the Iona Community

A letter written in response to the Iona Community`s Position Statement on Israel/Palestine ...
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 Two States or One?

Donald Trump no longer wants the USA committed to a two-state solution ...
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 Israel under Attack on Three Sides

Over the last few days Israel has suffered attacks from three different groups of their neighbours ...
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 Anti-Semitism increasing in the UK

The Community Security Trust recorded 1,309 anti-Semitic incidents around the UK in 2016 ...
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 ‘Pledge for Peace’ Lobby

On Wednesday 25th January 2017 around 170 people took part in a lobby of Parliament ...
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 Four Killed in Jerusalem Truck Attack

The deadliest attack in more than a year of violence took place in Jerusalem on Sunday ...
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 Battle over UNSC Resolution 2334

Many in the USA and elsewhere are unhappy with behaviour at the UN ...
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 Fatah elects convicted terrorist

Marwan Barghouti has won the largest number of votes in election ...
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 Recovering from many fires

Israel is now entering into the recovery phase after the outbreak of many fires last week ...
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 Experts in Emergency Aid

IDF field hospital is recognized by the World Health Organization as the world's leader ...
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 Battling Anti-Semitism on Campus

A British university should pay a student £3,000 in compensation ...
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 Anti-Semitic Violence at UK Universities

There is growing concern over the use of anti-Semitic violence to prevent free speech ...
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 An UNhappy Resolution

A UNESCO resolution on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem has sparked much controversy ...
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 Brought together by death

The death of Shimon Peres on Wednesday drew tributes from around the world ...
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 ICC team to Visit Israel

Israel has agreed to host a team from the International Criminal Court ...
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 Tensions Rise again on Temple Mount

Groups of Israelis have been accused of `storming` the Al Aqsa Mosque compound ...
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 Hamas accused of stealing millions in aid

Israel`s Shin Bet security service claims that Hamas siphoned off `tens of millions of dollars` ...
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 The High Price of High Morals

Controversy rages on from the 24th March shooting by Israeli soldier of a Palestinian assailant ...
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 Some Lords Speak Out for Israel

On 21st July the House of Lords debated the situation of children in what is called Palestine ...
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 Talking to Terrorists

Once again a French government official has met representatives of Hezbollah ...
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 Another Deception in the Media War

Claims that a Jewish rabbi has given Jewish settlers permission `to poison water sources` ...
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 Historic Day for Israel at the UN

On Monday history was made as Israel won an election to chair the UN Legal Committee ...
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 A Genuine Desire for Justice?

On Thursday the UN Security Council condemned the Tel Aviv terrorist attack ...
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 A Stumbling Block on the Path to Peace

Back in February the French launched a new peace initiative that they hoped would help ...
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 The Enduring Pain

Today for Israel was a day of remembrance for their fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism ...
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 Defending Palestine - Defending Islam

In meeting with Islamic Jihad leaders, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei made some crucial statements ...
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 Renewed fighting on Gaza Border

This morning the IDF reported a mortar attack that was the seventh in a series ...
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 The Struggle with anti-Semitism

The Labour Party now finds itself in serious difficulties ...
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 Middle East Reality Check

Israel`s Ambassador to the UK, Mark Regev, is due to speak at the Oxford Union this evening ...
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 Blessings flow amid the tensions

The tense atmosphere at the Temple Mount in Jerusalem continued on Monday ...
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 Security Preferred to Sacrifice

The IDF have imposed a general closure on the West Bank and Gaza ...
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 Threats, Tunnels and Terrorists

The prospects for peace in Israel at Passover do not look good. ...
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 Not as serious as they should be

The lack of negotiations will not surprise those familiar with the political manoeuvring ...
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 British and Israeli Scientists meet

Over 350 Israeli and British medical researchers are meeting at the University of Oxford ...
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 Controversy, violence and statistics

Controversy continues to rage over an Israeli soldier killing a Palestinian assailant ...
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 The Cost of Security

On Tuesday night Israel imposed a total closure on the West Bank area ...
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 UN Secretary General challenged

Micah Lakin: "Condemn the murder of my father ... ...
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 An Appalling Attack

His attacker worked in the same shopping centre and was known to Tzvika ...
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 Lobbying against support for terrorists

People from many parts of the UK gathered in Westminster on Wednesday to speak to MPs ...
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 Prophetic Warning for Britain

Nation of Britain, I have loved you with a love which has not ceased, despite the state of apostasy ...
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 A move to ease tensions

Israeli government intends to grant 30,000 more work permits, under a plan approved yesterday ...
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 Contrasts in Consolation

On Wednesday there was a terrorist attack in Jerusalem that has Israeli leaders concerned ...
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 The Dangerous State of Facebook

"The most dangerous nation in the Middle East acting against Israel is the State of Facebook." ...
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 The continuing glorification of terror

The day after an attack, Hamas encourages the proclamation of the attacker as a national hero ...
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 Special Opportunity to Tour Israel

This is the first time that Land & Life and Christian Friends of Israel have joined together for a tour ...
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 Brentwood Holocaust Commemoration

An Exhibition was held at Brentwood Town Hall from 21st to 23rd January ...
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 And accused of mistreating settlers

Another example of the challenges facing Israel`s leaders has emerged today with ...
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 Accused of targeting Palestinian children

Today the Jerusalem Post reports on an international campaign being conducted against Israel ...
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 A tense and emotional debate

An emotional debate has raged recently over the activities of a group called Breaking the Silence ...
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 The violence looks set to continue

Sixty seven percent of Palestinians support the use of knives against Israel ...
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 Close to reaching a pivotal point

Leaders on both sides face crucial decisions that will determine the prospects for peace. ...
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 The Daily Terror in Israel

On Sunday a 21-year old Israeli woman became the 21st Israeli to die in the current wave of attacks ...
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 Most in a survey view Israel as UK ally

43 percent in a survey objected to Israel being singled out for boycotts ...
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 Living in the midst of violence

The BBC interview four young women living in Jerusalem. ...
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 Israelis dissatisfied with foreign policy

A recent survey highlights a major problem for Israel\'s leaders ...
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 Something not widely reported

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) has made a reluctant admission ...
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 Sharon Sanders tour under way

The tour started with an evening service at Welcome Baptist Church in Heathfield ...
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 Rising frustrations among Israel`s leaders

Amidst escalating violence Israel`s leaders are becoming increasingly frustrated by the false accusations made against them. ...
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 The challenge of the Blood Moon

A lot of interest has arisen in the `blood moon prophecies` ... ...
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 The value of atonement

... whilst happiness is highly desirable, it is important to consider what its true source is. ...
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 Tensions on the Mount

... tensions between Israelis and Arabs have escalated significantly in Jerusalem ...
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 Exaggerated claims of confrontation

... some reporters have claimed that there were angry confrontations outside ... ...
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 30th Anniversary Conference

Around 330 people gathered at the Kings Centre ... ...
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 Protests planned in London

Benjamin Netanyahu is due to arrive in the UK ... ...
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 The search for a place of refuge

Hundreds of thousands are seeking somewhere safe to live ... ...
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 The need to choose friends carefully

Jeremy Corbyn is challenged on some of his 'friends' ...
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 Our teams return

Our teams return from New Wine ...
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 New Wine 2015

CFI UK at the New Wine National Gathering ...
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 Your Family Tree

Read Nicky Gumbel's latest entry for 'Bible in One Year' ...
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 How to speak to your pastor about Israel

This post is for all of you who believe your pastor(s) don`t have enough of a heart for Israel and you want to talk to them abou ...
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 Christians back beleaguered Israel supporters in Exeter

A Friends of Israel group set up by Christians has come to the rescue of Jewish students at Exeter University ...
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 Running the Jerusalem Marathon for CFI

Matthew Elwick will be running the Jerusalem Marathon. ...
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 A Response to World Vision`s attack on Christian Zionism

Sam Hailes blogs for the Times of Israel ...
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 Why Does Your Creed have Cows in It?

"I saw religion as a list of doctrinal bullet points to be affirmed. But as I started learn about the Bible`s Hebraic context .. ...
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 Why Israel matters to me even if I`m not Jewish

I have a personal stake in Israel. I inhabit what Paul van Buren called `the Jewish-Christian reality,` a mental territory that ...
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 A new strain of anti-Semitism is on the rise

The boundary is being blurred between fair criticism and hatred in a thin disguise ...
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 The hate that starts with Jews never ends there

Rabbi Sacks' opinion piece for The Times ...
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 Hamas manipulated and intimidated the media in Gaza

Alan Johnson blogs for the Daily Telegraph ...
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 Proportionality and Israel`s Use of Force

Simon A. Waldman blogs for Political Studies Association ...
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 UN Agency's Complicity in Hamas War Crimes

The Lawfare Project expresses its deep concern at UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's failure to acknowledge a UN agency's compli ...
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 Analysis: How the conflict in Gaza is affecting Israelis

CFI-UK's Sam Hailes blogs for the Times of Israel following a recent trip to Tel Aviv. ...
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 A message to the Palestinian People

By Christy Anastas: Palestinian Christian, Co - Founder of the Emmaus Group ...
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 Netanyahu: Abbas Must End Hamas Pact

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas must abandon Fatah's pact with Hamas if he wants peace, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Net ...
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 David Cameron addresses Israeli Knesset

The UK Prime Minister spoke at Israel's Parliament yesterday. Read the full speech here... ...
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 ACT NOW: Stop the funding of terrorism

Please sign this e-petition ...
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 Handover Handshakes and The Apartheid Smear

Like any other country, Israel can and should be criticised. It is imperfect, but imperfection is not apartheid, writes Bethany ...
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 The Apartheid Smear

BICOM tackle the claim that Israel is an Apartheid state ...
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 Christians and Jews honour man who saved 100s from Holocaust

A rare screening of an award-winning film about a British man who rescued almost 700 Jewish children from the Nazis was held in ...
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 Response to the Anti-Israel Event at London Church

There has been an enormous uproar over the decision by the Church of St. James at Piccadilly to erect a mock version of a wall t ...
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 Lynne Hybels, Evangelicals, and Israel

There is a small but growing movement among evangelicals against unique friendship for Israel, embodied by the recent Impact Ho ...
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 The legal case for Judea and Samaria

For years, the world has regarded Judea and Samaria as Palestinian territory illegally occupied by Israel But now a group of h ...
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 How British and American aid subsidises Palestinian terroris

US and UK taxpayers fund the Palestinian Authority, which in turn funds prisoners in Israeli jails. It's dangerously dysfunction ...
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 David Soakell visits Yad Vashem

Read this moving testimony from CFI's David Soakell who is currently in Israel with some of our area reps. ...
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 Israel's 'Angels in Green' Descend on Philippines

Israel Today report on how Israel are helping with the relief effort in the Philippines. ...
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 Be A Bridge, Not An Island

A thought provoking blog from Lois Tverberg ...
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 Why Shouldn't Hamas Dig Tunnels?

A response from HonestReporting ...
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 Methodist Church & BDS

The Methodist Church would like to hear arguments for and against the BDS (Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions) movement. ...
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 Entertainers Bullied Into Not Performing In Israel

Music is a universal language that is meant to unify audiences in peace and love, and that is the spirit of our show ...
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 Get In Your Succah

Must we really get so agitated by just another wave of turmoil around the Mideast? ...
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 Yom Kippur

What does the day of atonement mean for Christians today? ...
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 Palestinians Deserve Justice

Calev Myers writes on the Palestinian Authority ...
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 The Reasons for Israel's Failures in Public Diplomacy

The recent announcement of a European boycott of Israeli companies with activities in Judea and Samaria has once again highlight ...
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 Israel's Right To Self Defense

Alan M. Dershowitz writes on the striking contrast between Hamas and Israel ...
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 Redesigning The Peace Process

Israel needs to make a deal with the Palestinians, so what's stopping them? ...
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 The Real Palestinian Refugee Problem

Clifford D. May unpacks the tricky subject of Palestinian refugees. ...
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 Muslim, Zionist and Proud

We dont have to be head-bowed apologists leading with: Israels not perfect ...
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 Israel and the Plight of Mid East Christians

Israel and the Plight of Mid East Christians ...
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 Israel & Fulfilment Theology

Israel & Fulfilment Theology ...
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