3 Oct 2018

US NATO Ambassador Warns Of Military Strike If Russia Doesn’t Halt Development Of Banned Missile
Speaking at a news conference in Brussels, Kay Bailey Hutchison warned that Washington would “take out” an intermediate-range cruise missile system known as the 9M729 if a diplomatic resolution cannot be reached.

Sen. Kennedy On Dems’ Kavanaugh Tactics: ‘I’m Not Sure They Have A Soul’
“I think there are some Democrats in good faith but I think some of their colleagues it isn’t about searching for the truth, it’s about winning. Just win, baby, win. It doesn’t matter who gets destroyed,” Kennedy stated. “These are people, I’m not going to name names but I’m not sure they have a soul. I don’t think their mother breast-fed them, I think they went right to raw meat.” “I predict Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed. They think he’s a smoked turkey. You watch, I think you’ll be confirmed and I think he’ll be confirmed within the next week,” he continued.

Ellison referred for further investigation
The Minnesota DFL on Monday referred an internal report on a domestic abuse claim against Keith Ellison to local authorities for further investigation, after an attorney hired by the party found the claim could not be substantiated.

In NPR Interview, Netanyahu Calls for a Demilitarized Palestinian State
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he does not want Palestinians to become Israeli citizens or subjects of Israel. This development comes a few days after the leader’s speech at the annual U.N. General Assembly. “I don’t want them either as citizens of Israel or subjects of Israel,” Netanyahu said …

Two monster tropical cyclones are raging in the Pacific Ocean
For the first time in more than a decade, Earth fueled two Category-5-equivalent storms early Tuesday. These two behemoths are located on opposite sides of the Pacific Ocean basin: Hurricane Walaka to the northeast and Super Typhoon Kong Rey to the west. Early Tuesday, both tempests packed winds over 157 mph, becoming the first duo to achieve Category 5 winds simultaneously since 2005.

World Court orders U.S. to lift Iran sanctions linked to humanitarian aid
The International Court of Justice on Wednesday issued an interim order to the US to lift Iran sanctions linked to medicine, food and civil aviation pending resolution of the Islamic Republic’s case against it. The decision is a provisional ruling designed to prevent irreparable harm to Iran while the case is pending and does not foreshadow necessarily whether the ICJ will rule for the US or Iran.

Majority of Democratic Congress members plea to restore UNWRA aid
Almost two-thirds of Democratic congressmen, 112 members of the House of Representatives and 34 senators, sent a letter…to President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to reverse the decision to “end vital United States contributions to the United National Relief Works Agency (UNRWA).” …the letter expressed concern regarding the administration’s decisions to pressure Palestinian leadership back to the negotiating table…furthering the current humanitarian crisis in Gaza.

Volcano erupts on same Indonesian island of Sulawesi as earlier quake
A volcano erupted Wednesday on the same central Indonesian island as an earlier earthquake and authorities warned planes about volcanic ash in the air. Mount Soputan in North Sulawesi province spewed ash 6000 meters into the sky Wednesday morning. The eruption status was raised from an alert to standby 4 kilometres from the summit and up to 6.5km to the west-southwest.

With an eye on Russia, U.S. pledges to use cyber capabilities on behalf of NATO
The United States is expected to announce in the coming days that it will use offensive and defensive cyber capabilities on behalf of NATO if asked, a senior Pentagon official said, amid concerns about Russia’s increasingly assertive use of its cyber capabilities. The 29-nation NATO alliance recognized cyber as a domain of warfare, along with land, air and sea, in 2014, but has not outlined in detail what that entails.

Packages Delivered to Pentagon Mail Facility Test Positive for Ricin, Ted Cruz’ Office Hit Too
The Pentagon Force Protection Agency detected a suspicious substance Monday on two pieces of mail at the Pentagon’s remote screening facility, according to a US defense official….the mail initially tested positive for ricin. The mail facility is located in a separate building on the grounds of the Pentagon. Sen. Ted Cruz’ (R-TX) campaign office in Houston was also hit with a threatening powdery substance. Staffers opened an envelope containing white powder.

In NPR Interview, Netanyahu Calls for a Demilitarized Palestinian State
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he does not want Palestinians to become Israeli citizens or subjects of Israel. This development comes a few days after the leader’s speech at the annual U.N. General Assembly. “I don’t want them either as citizens of Israel or subjects of Israel,” Netanyahu said …

Christine Blasey Ford ex-boyfriend says she helped friend prep for potential polygraph; Grassley sounds alarm
The former boyfriend, whose name was redacted in the declaration, also said Ford neither mentioned Kavanaugh nor mentioned she was a victim of sexual misconduct during the time they were dating from about 1992 to 1998. He said he saw Ford going to great lengths to help a woman he believed was her “life-long best friend” prepare for a potential polygraph test. He added that the woman, Monica McLean, had been interviewing for jobs with the FBI and U.S. Attorney’s office.

Israel to use F-35I stealth fighters in Syria
The decision comes after Syria began receiving on Tuesday its new S-300 surface-to-air missile defense system. The new system, sold to Syria by Russia, is intended to stop enemy planes – including Israeli planes – from attacking.

Russia completes delivery of S-300 missile system to Syria
“We have completed the delivery of S-300 systems. It included 49 pieces of equipment, including radars, control vehicles and four launchers,” Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu was quoted by Russia’s TASS News Agency.

Dismissing Ancient Jew-Hatred, Sanhedrin Rebuts Criticism
Ron Cantor, a Messianic Jewish spokesman actively involved in attempts to convert Jews in Israel, accused the nascent Sanhedrin of preparing the way for the Third Jewish Temple. According to Cantor’s assessment it will be a temple to the Antichrist. “While I love the fact that evangelicals are establishing relationships with Orthodox Jews, it seems that some of it is coming at the cost of compromising our most holy commission — to spread the message of Yeshua to all nations. And, of course, that includes Israel. Christians, while absolutely having a calling to reach out with love to the Jewish people, should never assume that Judaism without Yeshua is acceptable.”

Tropical Storm Leslie’s Path, Forecast: Predicted to Become Hurricane, Where is it Headed?
Bermuda, the Bahamas and parts of the southeastern United States could be facing hurricane-force winds and rain if Tropical Storm Leslie fulfills forecasters’ predictions and turns into a hurricane.

Report: 93 Gazans injured during seaside protest
Some 7,000 Gazan protesters were confronted by the Israeli Navy when they gathered on the shores on the Norther Gaza Strip in protest of the Nation-State Law.

India’s Biometric ID System Has Led To Starvation For Some Poor, Advocates Say
…the Indian government rolled out the biggest biometric ID system in the world. It’s voluntary, but in just eight years, India has managed to collect the fingerprints, photos and iris scans of more than 1.2 billion people.

‘African swine fever’ spreading in Europe and Asia
Global health officials are preparing for African swine fever, which has been spreading in pigs across borders since 2014, reaching Western Europe last week.

CERN Fires Physicist Who Gave ‘Highly Offensive’ Talk About Gender Differences
CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, has suspended a physicist for giving a “highly offensive” talk about gender differences, which also questioned whether there was as much discrimination against women in the industry as frequently claimed, and highlighted discrimination against men.

Trump leads fight against humanitarian crisis for 18 million
‘Food, medicine, vaccinations, emergency obstetrics, blankets, pots, pans’ more

Deadly Poison Mailed to Pentagon, Powdery Substance Sent to Ted Cruz’s Office
Authorities at the Pentagon found at least two packages suspected of containing ricin, a spokesman said Tuesday, with the news coming amid a scare at Sen. Ted Cruz’s office in Houston involving a “white powdery substance” that turned out to not be hazardous.

Uranium One: FBI Refuses To Release Three-Dozen Secret Memos Involving Clintons, Russia And Obama
The FBI has refused to declassify 37 pages of materials related to the Uranium One deal, citing national security and the privacy issues, reports The Hill‘s John Solomon. The documents are thought to contain information regarding then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s involvement, as well as the Obama administration’s knowledge of the controversial deal.

Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford ran mass “hypnotic inductions” of psychiatric subjects as part of mind control research funded by foundation linked to “computational psychosomatics” neuro-hijacking (UPDATE 1)
In another stunning bombshell about the hoax accusations against Brett Kavanaugh, we’ve now learned and confirmed that Christine Blasey Ford co-authored a science paper that involves her carrying out mass “hypnotic inductions” of psychiatric subjects as part of a mind control program that cites methods to “create artificial situations.”

Iran claims they have the world’s swiftest missile platforms, and they’re designed for one purpose…the destruction of Israel
The Times of Israel reports: The Iranian Navy on Saturday boasted that it possessed airships capable of carrying out the swiftest missile strikes in the world against enemy targets.

SUPER Typhoon Kong-rey Heads towards Japan Just Days after Typhoon Trami
Another Typhoon is rapidly gathering pace as it heads towards Japanese lands literally days after Typhoon Trami wreaked havoc on the country.

Planned Parenthood Contributed $126,886 to Democrats on Judiciary Committee; $0 to Republicans
Planned Parenthood’s political action committees, employees and family members of employees have contributed $126,886 to Democrats currently sitting on the Senate Judiciary Committee, and $0 to Republican senators on the committee, according to data from The Center for Responsive Politics, which includes campaign contributions from 1990 through 2018.

Russia completes delivery of S-300 air defense system to Syria
Russia said Tuesday it had completed delivering its S-300 advanced anti-aircraft system to Syria, weeks after it blamed Israel for the downing of one of its spy planes by a Syrian air defense missile.

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Launches Ballistic Missile Strikes On Militants In Syria While Chanting ‘Death To America’
Monday’s strike was the second missile attack by Iran in a month’s time, and came as tensions rise ahead of renewed U.S. sanctions targeting Tehran’s oil industry that will take effect in early November. The missiles had enough range to strike regional U.S. military bases and targets inside both Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

California Gov Jerry Brown Signs Law Allowing People to Kill Their Family in Assisted Suicides 
California governor Jerry Brown signed into law yesterday a bill (SB 282) that allows any person to “aid, advise, and encourage” suicide under the state’s assisted suicide law. Until now, these actions were felonies, as the state had a longstanding policy to protect people from self-harm.