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A Divided Middle East

  1. 19th October 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

a jagged line running through a map of the Middle East Following the peace deal between Israel, the UAE, and Bahrain, and the powerful involvement of both Saudi Arabia and Egypt, the Middle East appears to be fracturing (Israel National News, October 2, 2020). The mostly Sunni nations mentioned above are gravitating more toward Israel and the United States, while Iran and Iraq are moving closer to Turkey.

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Impact of a Trump Reelection on Europe?

  1. 16th October 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

Donald Trump raising fist in front of map of Europe German chancellor hopeful Norbert Röttgen recently “delivered a stark warning on the future of transatlantic ties, saying the reelection of Donald Trump as U.S. president could endanger the alliance and open the door for China and other powers to try and fill the vacuum” (Politico, September 28, 2020). He further commented that it is not possible to build a...

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Brexit Saga Continues

  1. 28th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

alarm clock with EU flag and the Union Jack as one of the stars In the last six months, Brexit appears to have taken a back seat to COVID-19. But regardless of the drop in press coverage, the Brexit process is moving forward, and the European Union and United Kingdom are still at loggerheads over a trade deal.

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Sacrifices Coming in Jerusalem?

  1. 25th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

view of Jerusalem with man making burnt offering in silhouette Last week Israel, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Bahrain signed a historic peace deal that is being lauded by some and criticized by others, especially by Hamas in the Palestinian territory (Al Jazeera, September 13, 2020).

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Greece to Build Up Military

  1. 21st September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

Ancient Greek soldier with modern Greek flag Tensions are growing between Turkey and Greece, fed in part by Turkey’s energy exploration in Greek territorial waters. In response to Turkey’s actions, Greece is looking to increase its military arsenal (Politico, September 14, 2020). “Despite the deep recession caused by the coronavirus crisis and a rising budget deficit, Athens has decided it’s time to act.

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Fires Scorch Western U.S.

  1. 18th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

US map showing where the biggest fires are Massive forest fires are burning across the western United States. From California up to Washington and from the western coast inland to Wyoming and Colorado, multiple fires have burned millions of acres so far this year (The New York Times, September 11, 2020). As one official put it, “[It’s] becoming sad that every year we’re having this conversation. We say...

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Children, Nature, and IQ

  1. 14th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

A new study of more than 600 children, conducted by a university in Belgium, found that the more exposure children have to “green spaces,” the higher their IQ (Euronews.com, August 24, 2020). Researchers discovered that “a three per cent increase in the greenness of a child’s neighbourhood raised their IQ score by 2.6 points on average.”

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“Italexit” Grows in Popularity

  1. 11th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

As the date for a “hard Brexit” approaches, divisions among the nations of Europe continue to grow, as does the desire of some of them to leave the European Union. In Italy, the new “Italexit” Party began in July—inspired by Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party in the UK, with the hope of a similar result.

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Bread Prices to Rise in Britain?

  1. 07th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

paying for bread Due to extreme weather in Britain during the last year, experts predict the wheat harvest could be down by 40 percent (BBC, August 26, 2020). As a result, some millers have already increased the price of wheat flour by 10 percent. And, assuming a “no-deal Brexit,” experts expect those prices to rise still further. The extreme variation between a very wet winter...

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Japan’s Leader Steps Down

  1. 04th September 2020
  2. News and Prophecy Staff

Shinzo Abe steps down as Japan's Prime Minister After serving as Japan’s prime minister for nearly eight years, Shinzo Abe announced last week that he would be stepping down due to health issues (New York Times, August 28, 2020). Mr. Abe has been the longest-serving prime minister in Japan, a country known for prime ministers who often serve very short terms. In recent months, he has drawn considerable...

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