Northern Exposure: Israel’s stability in question amid Russia’s offer
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was in Israel this week with an offer to move Iranian forces and Iranian-backed units 100 km. from the Syrian border. Jerusalem reportedly was skeptical of deal, suggesting this was only a first step in removing the Iranians entirely from Syria. Moscow is serious about considering Israel’s interests.
Report: U.S considering military options to keep strait of Hormuz open
The US is considering military options should Iran decide to close the strait of Hormuz, a vital shipping route for oil produced in the Middle East, reported Maariv on Saturday. Located between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, it is the only sea passage from the Persian Gulf to the open sea, with roughly one fifth of the petroleum on the planet passing through it.
Typhoon Jongdari: Weather-ravaged Japan braces for powerful storm
Hundreds of flights have been cancelled in Japan as the country braces for a powerful typhoon, bringing winds of up to 180km/h (110mph). Typhoon Jongdari (or “skylark” in Korean), is expected to make landfall on the country’s main island, Honshu, late on Saturday or early on Sunday. The storm comes less than a month after floods killed more than 200 people, and then a heatwave left dozens dead.
US economic growth hits fastest rate since 2014
The US economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly four years in the second quarter, expanding at an annualised rate of 4.1%, official figures show. The gains were driven by strong consumer spending and a surge in exports as firms rushed to beat new trade tariffs. US President Donald Trump described the acceleration as “amazing”, claiming it as proof his policies are working.
Mutated HIV strains in Canada may cause quicker illness, study finds
Mutated strains of HIV circulating in a Canadian province where HIV rates rank among the highest in North America could be leading to the more rapid development of Aids-related illnesses, according to new research. The research, published in the scientific journal Aids, was sparked by anecdotal reports from Saskatchewan, where HIV rates in 2016 exceeded the national average tenfold in some areas. Nearly 80% of those infected with HIV in the province are indigenous.
Syrian fighter jets approach Israeli border
Syrian and most likely Russian fighter jets backing President Bashar Assad’s army in its fight against rebel groups in the Syrian Golan Heights were detected Thursday in close vicinity of Israel’s airspace. An AFP photographer saw what seemed to be Russian Sukhoi and MIG fighter jets flying near Israel’s border.
Trump seeks to revive ‘Arab NATO’ to confront Iran
The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states, Egypt and Jordan, in part to counter Iran’s expansion in the region, according to U.S. and Arab officials. The White House wants to see deeper cooperation between the countries on missile defense, military training, counter-terrorism and other issues such as strengthening regional economic and diplomatic ties, four sources said.
Syrian Kurds say they will ‘chart roadmap to decentralized Syria’ with Damascus
A Syrian Kurdish group said on Saturday it had decided with the government to “chart a roadmap to a democratic and decentralized Syria”, but there was no immediate confirmation from Damascus. Relations between the Syrian government of President Bashar al-Assad and the Kurdish-led administration in the northeast, the two sides that hold the most territory in Syria, have been pivotal in the course of the seven-year-old civil war.
Citizen gets sued for asking about city’s spy cameras
A Kentucky city is appealing a court order in an effort to keep secret the details of the 29 spy cameras it owns and operates.
Californian Wildfires Surge Towards 90,000 Helpless Residents
A massive wall of flames ripping through California, leaving one dead and dozens injured, is now heading towards 90,000 residents as firefighters battle to stop it.
200 Israeli rabbis slam LGBT rights groups for ‘turning perverts into heroes’
More than 200 Israeli religious Zionist rabbis on Thursday published a letter lambasting LGBT groups for employing “aggressive terror accompanied by non-stop media brainwashing,” and for turning “perverts into heroes.”
Leader of ‘Abolish ICE’ Protests Arrested on Pedophile Charges
The leader of the violent anti-Trump ‘Abolish ICE’ protests has been arrested for raping children.
In Just the Last Two Weeks, Dozens of Children in Iowa Have Vanished
However, Tibbetts is not alone. According to the Missing Person database published by the Iowa Department of Public Safety, 48 people have gone missing in the last two weeks, and 34 of those people are children.
Naked Abortion Activists Desecrate Statues Of Virgin Mary And Pope Francis
American pro-lifers perhaps can take some comfort in the fact that homegrown abortion activists do not behave like those in Argentina, where angry feminist mobs frequently desecrate churches and partake in some of the most grotesque forms of advocacy.
US Preparing To Bomb Iran’s Nuclear Capabilities As Soon As Next Month: Report
As the White House convenes a policy meeting on Iran Thursday involving senior Pentagon officials and cabinet advisers under national security adviser John Bolton, and after a week of intense saber-rattling by President Donald Trump and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani, a new bombshell report by Australia’s ABC says the White House is drawing up plans to strike Iran’s alleged nuclear facilities as early as next month.
The Blue Dawn Will Precede the Red Dawn Invasion of the United States: Trump and Putin Are Both In Danger
Putin and Trump are in a great deal of danger. It would only take one of them to cave in and start World War III. However, neither leader shows any signs of capitulation to the NWO desire for World War III.
Venezuela To Remove Five Zeros From Its Currency As Economy Collapses
Venezuela will remove five zeros from its currency as it attempts to stabilize its failing economy and skyrocketing inflation rates, President Nicolas Maduro announced Wednesday.
South Africa: Thousands March in Pretoria to Demand Full Resumption of Ties With Israel
It is remarkable that so many people turned out for this despite the raging antisemitism of the African National Congress. Pro-jihad former South African President (and polygamist and accused rapist) Jacob Zuma had downgraded South Africa’s embassy in Israel to “Liaison Office” status. Along with Mahmoud Abbas, they have tried to stop Israel from achieving further diplomatic relations with African countries.
Bombshell: Kenyan Sentate Minority Leader Admitted Obama Born In Kenya, Kenyan Government Tried To Bury His Admission
. If America was living in a situation where they feared ethnicity and did not see itself as a multiparty state or nation, how could a young man born here in Kenya, who is not even a native American, become the President of America?