27 Jul 2018

 

‘Close to war, no policy for Gaza’
Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz (Likud) said Friday morning that the incitement propagated by the Palestinian Authority is what leads to terrorist attacks such as the the deadly stabbing attack in the town of Adam last night.

The Heat Is On in Texas
The Lone Star State has seen more than 400 daily temperature records fall so far in July. In the U.S., Texas has taken some of the most severe punishment, recent data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show. From July 1 to 23, the Lone Star State saw 432 daily temperature records tied or broken.

Dozens of Palestinians riot at Temple Mount following Friday prayers
Severe clashes between Muslim worshipers and Israeli security forces near the Temple Mount were reported on Friday in the early afternoon after Friday prayers. According to the police, worshipers started throwing stones and fireworks at police forces without any clear reason after the conclusion of Friday prayers.

Trump Threatens Turkey With Sanctions Over Pastor Brunson
As part of a “faith-based crusade,” President Trump is threatening sanctions against Turkey over a simple preacher who has become the focus of an international dispute. Andrew Craig Brunson, 50, is an evangelical pastor originally from Black Mountain, North Carolina, who has lived in Turkey for 23 years where he served as pastor of Izmir Resurrection Church, a small Protestant church with about 25 congregants.

PA may ask UN General Assembly to oust Israel
The Palestinian Authority is weighing a UN General Assembly Resolution to rescind Israeli membership in the international body, which first recognized it as a state in 1948. “Israel is a country that is in total violation of the charter of the UN. Does it deserve to be a member of the UN and any of its agencies or not?” PLO Executive Committee Secretary-General Saeb Erekat said on Thursday.

Abbas’s Fatah: Israel planning to destroy Al-Aqsa Mosque
The stone that fell from the Western Wall earlier this week proves that Israel has devised a plan to destroy the al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, a spokesperson for the ruling Fatah faction headed by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas claimed on Thursday. An Israel Antiquities Authority crane on Wednesday removed the 200-kg. ashlar, which fell into the nearly-empty egalitarian plaza, also known as the “Ezrat Yisrael.” No one was hurt.

One Israeli killed, two wounded in settlement infiltration
Yotam Ovadia, 31, a father of two small children died at the Hadassah Medical Center at Mt. Scopus after he was stabbed to death near his home in the West Bank settlement of Adam…Two other Adam residents were stabbed after a Palestinian terrorist infiltrated Adam, located just outside of Jerusalem. One of the victims, 58, is receiving medical treatment at Jerusalem Hadassah Medical Center at Mt. Scopus.

Korea remains: Pyongyang returns US troops slain in Korean War
North Korea has returned remains believed to be of 55 US troops killed during the Korean War, bringing renewed hope to families who have waited decades for closure. The return of the remains, brought to a US base in South Korea, is the latest move in the cautious diplomacy between Washington and Pyongyang. The repatriation was agreed at the June summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un.

Vanuatu: Ambae island evacuated again over volcano eruption
A Vanuatu island is being fully evacuated for a second time as its volcano erupts again. The Manaro Voui volcano began spewing ash in recent days, prompting officials to order thousands of residents on tiny Ambae island to leave immediately. The volcano began rumbling in September last year, which led to the island’s first full evacuation.

Syphilis: How deadly disease has spread in Australia
Less than a decade ago, doctors in Australia believed they were close to eliminating syphilis from remote indigenous communities – the centre of national efforts to fight the disease. Since then, however, the sexually transmitted infection has grown into an outbreak spanning three states and a territory. Doctors say six babies have died from congenital syphilis since 2011.

Brics back ‘open world economy’ that benefits all nations
The leaders of the Brics emerging economies have signed a declaration stressing the importance of an “open world economy”, in which all countries benefit from globalisation. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa also backed an “open and inclusive” multilateral trading system under World Trade Organization rules. But they said the multilateral trading system faced unprecedented challenges.

After fires, floods hit Greek capital
Heavy rains led to flash flooding Thursday in the north of Athens, three days after devastating wildfires killed scores of people in the region around the Greek capital. Fire services said they received at least 10 calls from motorists whose vehicles were stranded when roads became rivers after storms in the upscale districts of Maroussi and Ekali.

4.2 magnitude earthquake rocks northern Israel
A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck the northern Kinneret area on Friday, according to the Geophysical Institute of Israel, making it the second to rattle the area in less than a week. The quake was felt at 11:52am, which was also said to rumble Tiberias and northern Nazareth.

Rep. Gohmert: Hate Crime Laws Will Be ‘Used to Persecute Christians’
…House Representative Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) said that he knew “hate crime legislation … would one day be used to persecute Christians.” At the Turning Point USA High School Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C., Gohmert said, “I knew 10 years ago, when hate crime legislation was being pushed, that it would one day be used to persecute Christians, and that is coming about – U.S. Commission on Civil Rights talks about this hate group, evangelical Christians.”

U.S. Air Base Removes Bible From Table Dedicated to POWs/MIAs
The liberal Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) complained about the Bible being on the “Missing Man’s Table,” which honors missing or captured soldiers, at an Air Force base in Wyoming and, as a result, the base commander removed the Bible.

In first, ‘Palestine’ to head bloc of 134 nations at UN
Palestinians to preside over the Group of 77, largest’s coalition of developing nations; Israeli envoy laments it will become ‘a platform for spreading lies and incitement’

Birmingham heatwave sparking plagues of rats and swarms of wasps – how to protect yourself
….Worryingly, the Cambridge News reports the hot weather has created the perfect breeding ground for a summer infestation of rats, wasps and other vermin.

US UN Ambassador Haley: Gaza terrorists burn Israeli fields, forests ’10 times area of Paris’ as world is silent
If the attacks against the Jewish state caused by arson terrorists in Gaza over the last three months were being launched at any other country, the international media would be giving it a lot of attention, Haley said, noting that the damaged land in Israel, a tiny country, is proportionally equal to 10 times the land area of Paris.

Oil prices could skyrocket as Saudi Arabia bans exports through Red Sea straits after their oil tankers were bombed by Iranian-backed Yemeni rebels
IRAN-BACKED Yemeni rebels aligned have launched an attack on two oil tankers passing through the strategically important Red Sea shipping lane of Bab al-Mandeb – prompting Saudi Arabia to announce that was “temporarily halting” all oil shipments along the route.

Fox News Gay Voices Are Welcome Conservative Allies
On July 18, the Christian news website LifeSiteNews published a strikingly accusatory essay entitled “The Gaying of Fox News,” which was the writer’s response to the network’s hiring of the political editor of Townhall.com, Guy Benson, who is both gay and a Christian.

Progressive Parents Are Raising Gender-Neutral ‘Theybies’ Letting Kids Decide If They Are Male Or Female
For the past few years, there has been a tremendous push by Progressive Liberals to eradicate the difference that make us the unique people we were created to be. The Bible says that God only created two genders, male and female, and the male and female that He made were heterosexual creatures. So any gender other than male or female is not something from God, and neither is any other sexuality than the heterosexuality that God ordained.

Pope Francis In Vatican Interview With Eugenio Scalfari Calls For A ‘Federal Europe’ To Be Created ‘As Soon As Possible’
Europe must assume a federal structure as soon as possible. The resulting laws and political behaviors are decided by the federal government and the federal parliament, not by individual confederated countries.

Judge forces high schoolers to share showers with opposite sex
The transgender agenda in public schools across the United States, which quaintly insists that sex is “assigned” at birth and is a matter of subjective feeling liable for change later in life, took a huge step forward this week with a ruling from a federal judge in Oregon that forces boys and girls in a small district to share restrooms and showers with boys and girls.

600 Migrants Armed with ‘Flamethrowers and Feces’ Break Through Border
Around 600 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa armed with ‘Flamethrowers and Feces’ stormed through the border of Spain, throwing excrement or quicklime at security forces as they forced their way in.

Assad: ‘The White Helmets Aren’t A Rescue Group, They Are Terrorists’
Assad claims that the White Helmets “not a rescue group” they are “terrorists” and a media arm of al-Qaeda in Syria.Speaking to Russian media on Thursday Assad said that the White Helmets where “mask” for Nusra Front* militants.

If green energy is so amazing, why is California’s power grid about to crater?
Promises of total independence from fossil fuel energy in the “green”-leaning Golden State are being broken, as grid operators throughout California are now having to ask customers to use as little energy as possible during peak hours in order to keep the electricity grid from completely collapsing.

Christian Pastor: Facebook Censors Bible Verse “John 3:16” and “The Resurrection of Jesus Christ”
Popular Christian Pastor Steven Andrew says Facebook has shadow-banned and censored his Bible verse posts.

40,000 Chileans Take To The Streets To Demand Expansion Of Abortion Access
Thousands of Chileans rallied on the streets of Santiago and other cities throughout the country Wednesday to advocate for an expansion of abortion rights.