IDF Spokesman warns Lebanon of war with Israel if Iranian presence grows
IDF Spokesman Brig.-Gen. Ronen Manelis warned in a rare op-ed on a Lebanese opposition website that a war with Israel could break out if Iran develops precision missiles in the country. “Lebanon has become – both by its own actions and omissions and by a blind eye from many members of the international community – one large missile factory,” Manelis wrote on the Ahewar website.
Kabul mourns 100 dead after ambulance bomb
More than 100 people are now known to have been killed in a suicide bombing on Saturday in Kabul. Attackers drove an ambulance past a police checkpoint to get to a crowded street in a district full of government buildings and embassies. Afghanistan’s government has declared a day of mourning for Sunday, as funerals take place and relatives search hospitals for survivors.
Flu Season From Hell Keeps Getting Worse
Children returning to school after the winter holidays appear to be sharing more than just their new toys. They are driving influenza infections to levels not seen since the swine flu pandemic of 2009, public health officials said. By the time this flu season is over, experts said, more than 50,000 Americans will be dead.
Connecticut mayors grappling with rising retirement costs and sinking economies this week issued a distress signal to lawmakers in Hartford: Save us from our public unions. The state would be in a “stronger position if we don’t negotiate for benefits,” Joe DeLong, the executive director of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities, told a committee convened by the legislature to restore fiscal stability and economic growth.
Israel, Poland in row over Holocaust bill
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accused Poland on Saturday of denying history with a bill outlawing any reference to the Nazi death camps in the country as being Polish. “The law is baseless. I strongly oppose it. One cannot change history and the Holocaust cannot be denied,” the premier said in a statement.
Burning Man goes gaga for Gaia
The eclectic Burning Man Festival, held annually in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert, has chosen for its new centerpiece structure a massive wood temple dedicated to the pagan goddess Gaia, another indication of America’s sprint from the God of Israel and Christianity.
Warning: East Germany’s Stasi is back
The Stasi, the East German secret police agency, was one of the most reviled and feared institutions of the East German communist government.. That’s according to columnist and analyst Judith Bergman, who describes for the Gatestone Institute a new oppressive law that has allowed the return of “the old German police state.”
WW3 RED ALERT: Trump is on a collision course with Turkey as the Islamic country gets more brazen
The offensive against the Kurds in Syria is a red line. Experts say the latest Turkish provocation is bringing a confrontation closer.
Barnes & Noble offered al-Qaeda bomb instructions as a free download
…Key propaganda texts from al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula are posted for free download on the Barnes & Noble website, including the inaugural issue of a magazine linked to the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. Reviews posted on the e-books indicate that they’ve remained on the bookseller’s website for years, despite clearly indicating in the titles that al-Qaeda materials are being offered.
Atheists Sue Dr. Ben Carson Over His Christian Faith
The soft-spoken chief of Housing and Urban Development, Secretary Dr. Ben Carson, struck a defiant note in response to a lawsuit filed against him by a group of atheist activists this week in response to his weekly Cabinet-level bible studies: “I will not stop being a Christian while in service to this country.”
Hollywood attorney makes divorce easier with an online service
A celebrity Hollywood divorce lawyer has launched a website that will enable couples to divorce via their computers or tablets and skip having to hire an attorney or going to the courthouse.
USAF Begins Massive GPS Blackouts In The Western US During Largest Ever Air War Drill
The United States Air Force is launching its largest-ever three-week premier set of air war drills, called Red Flag 18-1, starting on Friday and will conclude February 16, said the 99th Air Base Wing Public Affairs.
AT&T Urges Congress to Block George Soros-Backed Internet Censorship Bill
Calls for net neutrality to apply to all, including Google, Facebook and Twitter
WW3 RED ALERT: Iran has amassed army of 82,000 troops in Syria ready to target Israel
Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon warned the UN Security Council Thursday that Iran had amassed a massive fighting force in Syria, including thousands of Revolutionary Guard soldiers flown in from the Islamic republic.
While complaining that “Palestinians” will starve because of Trump’s cuts, PA buys President Abbas $50,000,000 private jet
Both may be true. “Palestinian” children may starve, while their jihadi leaders spend the billions in aid they get from their easy marks in the West on private planes and other perks of authoritarian rule.
German Children’s Channel Teaches Migrants How To Open Bra
For the second time in a few weeks the German children’s channel KIKA has shocked the public. After encouraging a child marriage between an adult migrant and a naïve German teen girl, this time on their programme was a segment about opening a bra. A strange subject for a children’s channel that makes content for kids between 3 and 13 years old.