Jewish Press: The Palestinian Authority (PA) is up in arms because Israeli policemen killed a Palestinian who stabbed two Jews in the Old City of Jerusalem. The terrorist, 19-year-old Yusef Wajih, from the West Bank village of Abwain, near Ramallah, stabbed one of the men in the neck and head near the Old City’s Damascus Gate, leaving him in serious condition.
The second victim was a 16-year-old who was stabbed by the terrorist in the back a few hundred meters away from the scene of the first attack. The teenager sustained light to moderate injuries. Police officers shot and killed the terrorist, thus preventing him from harming more Jews.
The wave of terrorist attacks began shortly after Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said in 2015 that the Palestinians will not allow Jews “with their filthy feet to defile our Al-Aqsa Mosque.” more …
Opinion: “Behold, I will make Jerusalem a cup of drunkenness to all the surrounding peoples, when they lay siege against Judah and Jerusalem.” Zechariah 12:2
Excerpt: Antichrist: The Search for Amalek.
The Knife Intifada: “Amalek’s weapon of choice replaced suicide bombings and
random shootings as the new tool for Palestinians waging jihad on Israel. PA leaders called for Palestinians, young and old, to take up their kitchen knives as weapons”
Not coincidentally, stabbings are the choice of jihad in Judea and cities like London where the Arab population has grown exponentially.
It is in that backdrop that beginning today and continuing on Wednesday, the economic summit part of the ‘deal of the century’ meets in Dubai. Officials from around the world, including Arab states, are gathering for the roll-out.
Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Jordan and Morocco will be there, but Israel and the Palestinian Authority will not.
I don’t think I have ever seen a more appropriate use of Luke 21:24 “And Jerusalem will be trampled by Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles are fulfilled.”
Critics of the workshop say it is like a wedding without the participation of the bride and groom. But in this wedding, one of the parties is already talking about divorce.
The Trump administration released the plan on Saturday. It proposes that some $50 billion be invested in 179 infrastructure, education, trade and tourism projects in the West Bank, Gaza Strip, Jordan, Egypt and Lebanon. $28 billion is proposed for the West Bank and Gaza – including a transportation link between the two areas.
How nice for Hamas to have comfortable transportation to enter Judea. So sit back and grab the popcorn, this will be quite a show.