Prophecy News Watch - February 15, 2017

Around the World
Iran growing network to train foreign terrorists, dissident group says
Iran's hard-line Islamic regime has escalated its overseas terrorist operations, establishing a network of over a dozen internal training camps for foreign fighters, the regime's largest resistance group said at a press conference on Tuesday in Washington.
Russia sends spy ship near US coast, deploys banned missiles at home, officials say
A Russian spy ship was spotted patrolling off the East Coast of the United States on Tuesday morning, the first such instance during the Trump administration -- and the same day it was learned the Kremlin had secretly deployed controversial cruise missiles inside Russia and flew within 200 yards of a U.S. Navy destroyer, U.S. officials told Fox News.
Paris suburbs: 'It feels like the 2005 riots are starting again'
A police officer has linked the recent unrest in the Paris suburbs to the mass riots of 2005, when 6,000 were arrested after weeks of fierce rioting.
Russia Sends Military Police Battalion to Syria, RIA reports
A battalion of Russian military police has been sent to Syria from the Republic of Ingushetia, a Russian region in the North Caucasus, the regional head was quoted as saying by the news agency RIA on Monday.

Israel-Palestinian Conflict
Trump Officials: Two-State Solution Not the Only Path to Peace
Rebooting direct negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians is a top priority of US President Donald Trump, senior officials in his administration said on Tuesday, previewing his first official meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tomorrow.
US will not insist on two-state solution in Mideast: White House
The White House signaled a sharp break with decades of support for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, on the eve of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to the White House.
Hamas elects military hardliner to lead Gaza
The Palestinian militant group Hamas on Monday elected an influential military figure as its new leader in the Gaza Strip, an official media outlet of the group reported.

Inside the United States
House GOP advances Obamacare repeal efforts this week
House Republicans are advancing Obamacare repeal efforts this week with multiple member meetings to discuss key elements of a replacement plan, even as conservatives increasingly demand a quick vote on repealing the law.
FBI needs to explain why Michael Flynn was recorded, GOP Intelligence chairman says
The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that the most significant question posed by the resignation of national security adviser Michael Flynn is why intelligence officials eavesdropped on his calls with the Russian ambassador and later leaked information on those calls to the press.
Trump, GOP lawmakers eye 'illegal' leaks in wake of Flynn resignation
In the wake of Michael Flynn's resignation as national security adviser, President Trump and Republican allies on Capitol Hill are turning their attention to the potentially 'illegal' leaks that revealed Flynn's politically fatal discussions with a Russian diplomat and other sensitive details from inside the administration.
Flynn resigns amid Russia controversy
National security adviser Michael Flynn has resigned after reports he misled Trump administration officials about his contacts with Russia's ambassador to the U.S.
Trump Evaluating National Security Adviser Flynn's Situation - White House
President Donald Trump is evaluating the situation surrounding US national security adviser Michael Flynn and is speaking to Vice President Mike Pence about it, White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters on Monday.
Trump could shut off refugee spigot without executive order
If President Donald Trump wants to curtail migration into the U.S. from some of the world's most dangerous hotspots of jihadism, he has options that would effectively navigate an end-run around the courts.

Christian News
Islamic Radicals Who Massacred Christians on Easter Sunday Kill 14 in Lahore Bombing
A radical Islamist group that killed 73 Christians and Muslisms in Lahore last Easter has carried out a bombing in the Pakistani capital Monday night, killing at least 14 people at a rally.