Bible Prophecy Commentary:
Per the referenced news article link above: Tensions in the Middle East are ramping up against Israel and Israel is becoming more and more isolated. This is prophesied in Zech 12:3 – “And it shall happen in that day that I will make Jerusalem a very heavy stone for all peoples; all who would heave it away will surely be cut in pieces although all nations of the earth are gathered against it.”
Israel is a focal point for all last days Bible Prophecy – please keep your eye on what is happening to God’s chosen land.
“And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads; for your redemption draweth nigh” – Luke 21:28