Syrian scientist killing is a message to Assad and Tehran
The killing of a Syrian scientist as he left his house in Hama will be read as a message to the Syrian regime in Damascus. The scientist was allegedly a key part of Syria’s Scientific Studies and Research Center (SSRC). The center is involved in research and development of chemical weapons and long-range missiles that are produced near Hama.
U.S. envoy Kushner calls UNRWA corrupt, inefficient, unhelpful for peace
Emails published by Foreign Policy magazine this week shed light on discussions within the Trump administration on phasing out support for the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East…Jared Kushner…“It is important to have an honest and sincere effort to disrupt UNRWA,” Kushner wrote in an email dated January 11, addressed to several other senior officials. “This [agency] perpetuates a status quo, is corrupt, inefficient and doesn’t help peace.
Violence as troops deploy in Ethiopia’s Somali region
Violence has broken out in an eastern city in Ethiopia after federal troops took over key positions including the local parliament. Soldiers were deployed in Jigjiga, the capital of the Somali region, after an apparent rift between local authorities and the national government. Protesters set fire to a church and looted shops and targeted non-Somalis.
Huge Indonesia earthquake rocks Lombok island
A powerful magnitude 7 earthquake has hit the Indonesian island of Lombok, prompting a tsunami warning. The US Geological Survey said the quake, off the north coast of the island, struck 10km (6.21 miles) underground. It comes a week after another quake hit the island, which is popular with tourists, killing at least 16 people. Lombok, about 40km (25 miles) east of Bali, attracts tourists from around the world to its beaches and hiking trails.
Venezuela President Maduro survives ‘drone assassination attempt’
Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro says he has survived an assassination attempt involving explosive drones. Mr Maduro was speaking at a military event in Caracas when the alleged attack occurred. Live footage of his speech shows the president suddenly looking upwards – startled – and dozens of soldiers running away.
Iran Guards says it held Gulf drills as U.S. tensions rise
Iran’s Revolutionary Guards confirmed on Sunday it had held war games in the Gulf over the past several days, saying they were aimed at “confronting possible threats” by enemies, the state news state news agency IRNA reported. U.S. officials told Reuters on Thursday that the United States believed Iran had started carrying out naval exercises in the Gulf, apparently moving up the timing of annual drills amid heightened tensions with Washington.
65 races will decide the House. Here’s how Democrats could take control.
With 95 days to go until Election Day, the House majority is up for grabs. President Donald Trump’s below-average approval ratings, Democrats’ enthusiasm edge and a historic number of GOP open seats make Democrats the slight favorites to take control in the lower chamber. But what’s their route to picking up the 23 seats they need?
Northern California wildfires still expanding
A couple of fast-growing wildfires in northern California expanded by more than 25 percent overnight and continued to spread on Saturday afternoon as more residents were ordered to evacuate their homes and weary firefighters endured high temperatures and gusting winds. Two blazes collectively called the Mendocino Complex burned in Mendocino, Lake and Colusa counties, about 90 miles (145 km) north of San Francisco.
At peak of European heatwave, Portugal battles wildfire, power outage
More than 740 firefighters battled a forest fire in southern Portugal on Saturday as temperatures climbed to near record highs in the Iberian Peninsula amid a Europe-wide heatwave that has brought drought and wildfires from Greece to Sweden. Seeking to prevent more deaths after 114 people were killed in two massive forest blazes last year in Portugal, civil protection sent mobile text alerts warning the population of an extreme risk of fires in some regions…
Pro-Islamic State media outlet calls for BIOLOGICAL ATTACKS in the West
This too will be ignored by the complicit, sharia-compliant Western press. A biological attack is the intentional release of a pathogen (disease causing agent) or biotoxin (poisonous substance produced by a living organism) against humans, plants, or animals. An attack against people could be used to cause illness, death, fear, societal disruption, and economic damage.
Notorious Pedophile ‘Crucified’ By Vigilante Gang As Warning To Child Abuser
A gang of vigilantes has captured a notorious child abuser and “crucified” him on a road sign to send a warning out to pedophile rings.
Google Declares Angela Merkel ‘The Leader Of The Free World’
Search giant Google’s increasing dependence on Wikipedia has resulted in the top search result for “leader of the free world” as a globalist puppet and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
South African plan to seize land from white farmers will be catastrophic and could lead to anarchy and food shortages
President Cyril Ramaphosa said his ruling ANC party will push ahead with plan Constitution change will allow for expropriation of land without compensation Much of the most productive land in South Africa is still owned by white people But experts say the move will lead to dire consequences for the country
Iran builds up massive 100-boat fleet in Persian Gulf, threatening global oil route
Iran is apparently ignoring warnings made by the United States against prohibiting trade traffic through the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf, as a massive Iranian naval presence has recently been spotted in the area.
Hillary Is Linked to Red Dawn, Major Bank Fraud and International Terrorism
The Rothschilds are intimately involved with HSBC bank which is intimately involved in drug running, gun running and child-sex-trafficking. HSBC is linked to a potential Red Dawn invasion force of the United States as well as the funding of 5th column forces which have illegally entered the United States.
Genocide Against White S. African Farmers Is Producing a Famine
The enemy of humanity, George Soros. Soros is leading South Africa down the path of genocide and civil war. The genocide against white South African farmers is producing a famine in South Africa. The South African government has already asked the UN for food.Can America be far behind?
Figures. New Documentary Shows How Sweden’s Far Left Social Democrats ‘Inspired and Helped’ German Nazis
A new film in Sweden shows how the far left Social Democratic Party “inspired and helped” Nazi Germany in World War II. Of course, the documentary was taken down by YouTube but was later reposted and appears on the social media channel Samtiden Dokumentar.
Charity kicked out of fair for being pro-life
An organization has been kicked out of a fair held by the Lambeth Borough Council in the United Kingdom because it displayed the wrong values.
Court approves starving brain-injured to death
A stunning verdict from the United Kingdom’s Supreme Court has opened the door for seriously brain-injured patients to be starved to death if their doctors and family members agree to it.
Christian Student Group Refuses University’s LGBT Demands
A Christian student group located on the University of Iowa campus says it won’t cave to the school’s demands that it open its leadership to LGBT persons.
‘This is huge’: US Ambassador Grenell quietly blocks $400 million transfer from Germany to Iran Conservative News Today
A transfer of nearly $400 million in cash to Iran has been blocked by Germany’s central bank in what appears to be a response to efforts by the U.S. ambassador to Germany.
L.A. Production of ‘The Diary of Anne Frank’ Replaces Nazis with ICE Agents Hunting for ‘LatinX’ Illegals
A modernized theatrical production of The Diary of Anne Frank in Los Angeles will re-imagine the Jewish Frank family hiding from Nazis with Latino immigrants hiding from Immigration, Customs, and Enforcement (ICE) officials, its directors have revealed.