1. A United Nations envoy halted his attempts to conduct Syrian peace talks on Wednesday after the army, backed by Russian air strikes, advanced against rebel forces north of Aleppo, choking opposition supply lines from Turkey to the city.
2. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Islamic terrorism is flooding the world and inciting millions from Jakarta to Africa and all the way to California, as he visited Border Police who were injured in yesterday’s attack at the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City.
3. Federal authorities are closely monitoring the investigation into an explosion aboard a flight over Somalia and are looking at Somali Al Qaeda affiliate Al Shabaab as a leading suspect.
4. The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that it was deeply concerned about North Korea’s decision to go ahead with a satellite launch.
5. The first prototypes of Russia’s next-generation S-500 long range air defense system will reach completion and begin pre-tests in 2016.
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The prophetic passage of Scripture that we are looking at today is Isaiah 44:1-5.
Our second coming quote for today is from John R. W. Stott. He said, “He who came in humility and shame will return in spectacular magnificence.”