12 Oct 2018

The exorcists: Bishop setting up team to combat ‘evil forces’
A Catholic bishop has said he is establishing a “delivery ministry” group of people who will be attempting to rid people of “the devil” through exorcism. Bishop Alphonsus Cullinan says he has received “several requests” from people to help deal with evil forces and one priest in his diocese of Waterford and Lismore is about to start training in the practice of exorcism. Dr Cullinan warned against the possibility of users of reiki and other healing methods being exposed to evil spirits.

Pompeo Ramps Up Pressure On Iran, Aiming To Oust It From Syria
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo continued the Trump administration’s maximum pressure campaign against the Iranian regime on Wednesday, promising to oust its presence in Syria. Echoing National Security Advisor John Bolton’s announcement last month that American troops would remain in Syria “as long as Iranian troops are outside Iranian borders,” Pompeo blasted Iranian leadership, remarking on their label as the world’s leading state sponsor of terror.

Pro-Israel ‘Trump of Brazil’ poised to win presidency
Right-wing presidential candidate who vowed to move embassy to Jerusalem, close Palestinian embassy in Brasilia, holds double-digit lead.

Trump will meet China’s Xi at G20 if talks look positive: CNBC
U.S. President Donald Trump would go through with plans to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit next month if it looked like it would be a positive meeting, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday.

Pope accepts resignation of Washington archbishop in sex abuse crisis
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl as archbishop of Washington, D.C., the Vatican said on Friday, making him one of the most senior Catholic figures to step down in a worldwide sexual abuse crisis. Wuerl has been under fire since the release in August of a U.S. Grand Jury report on sexual abuse found evidence that at least 1,000 people, mostly children, had been sexually abused by some 300 clergymen over the course of 70 years. The report covered six diocese in Pennsylvania, including Pittsburgh when it was led by Wuerl.

Fusion GPS Founder Will Plead The Fifth To Avoid Testifying To Congress
The co-founder of the opposition research firm behind the Steele dossier, Glenn Simpson, will invoke his First and Fifth Amendment privileges to avoid testifying before Congress next week, his lawyer has told Congress.

Hamas leader: We are trying to ‘reach understandings’ with Israel
Ismail Haniyeh says negotiations, mediated by Egypt and UN, over potential ceasefire arrangement are still ongoing and emphasizes that group is willing to agree to ‘quiet in exchange for the lifting of the blockade,’ In addition, Hamas releases statement criticizing Palestinian Authority for trying to curb Qatari efforts to supply fuel to Gaza.

PA edict: Selling property to Israelis an act of ‘high treason’
For the second time this year, the Palestinian Islamic religious authorities in Jerusalem reaffirmed a ban on selling property to Israelis, and warned that any Palestinian involved in such transactions would be accused of “high treason.” The latest decision on Thursday followed news that Jews had purchased a house in the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem’s Old City.

Netanyahu: US Navy ship visit shows support for Israeli action in Syria
The US Navy warship USS Ross’s port of call in Ashdod is a clear signal that Washington backs Israel’s military efforts to prevent Iranian intervention in Syria, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said…. “This is the first visit in some 19 years by an American destroyer at the Ashdod port,” Netanyahu said as he toured the ship with his wife, Sara. “There is significance to this visit; it symbolizes that deep alliance between Israel and the United States.”

Uganda landslide near Mount Elgon kills more than 30
A landslide following heavy rains in eastern Uganda has killed more than 30 people. It is feared that the death toll could rise as a government rescue team reaches the Mount Elgon area. A river burst its banks and a torrent of mud and water swept villages away. Pictures from the scene show people retrieving bodies from the mud and carrying them away.

Queensland storm: Tornadoes and huge hailstones wreak damage
Tornadoes and a thunderstorm “supercell” have swept across Queensland in Australia, injuring four people and causing widespread damage. The dangerous weather system hit the state’s south-east on Thursday, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) said. One tornado struck Tansey, a town 250km (155 miles) north of Brisbane, snapping trees and ripping roofs from houses.

Andrew Brunson: Hopes rise as US pastor returns to court
Hopes are rising that American pastor Andrew Brunson may be freed, more than two years after he was first detained in Turkey. Mr Brunson returned to court on Friday, with US media outlets reporting a deal had been struck for the North Carolina evangelical’s release. However, US Vice-President Mike Pence would only say “we remain hopeful”.

US weapons systems can be ‘easily hacked’
Some of the most cutting-edge weapons in the US’s military arsenal can be “easily hacked” using “basic tools”, a government report has concluded. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) found “mission-critical” cyber-vulnerabilities in nearly all weapons systems tested between 2012 and 2017. That includes the newest F-35 jet as well as missile systems.

DNA databases can send the police or hackers to your door, study finds
More than 60 percent of Americans who have some European ancestry can be identified using DNA databases — even if they have not submitted their own DNA, researchers reported Thursday. Enough people have done some kind of DNA test to make it possible to match much of the population, the researchers said. So even if you don’t submit your own DNA, if a cousin does, it could lead people to you.

US Federal Government targets absurd transgender bathroom policies after a 5 year-old gets sexually assaulted by a ‘gender fluid’ student
A Georgia school’s transgender bathroom policy is being examined by the U.S. Department of Education as it investigates the sexual assault of a 5-year-old girl in a school bathroom.

“London is more Islamic than many Muslim countries put together”: 423 mosques, 100 Sharia courts
And the police in many areas are enforcing Sharia blasphemy laws, hunting for people who insult Islam. The end of Britain as a free society is at hand.

Canada in crisis as Muslim migrants are causing chaos at the free hotels they
Toronto’s shelters are full, not with homeless Canadians — with Muslim refugees, asylum seekers, irregular migrants, or what they really are – illegal aliens. Some 18-20 migrant wannabes are arriving in the city every day, mostly from Nigeria (a country that is NOT at war). So they are putting them up in hotels, such as the Raddison Toronto East hotel.

7 Reported Dead From Hurricane Michael
Hurricane Michael has claimed seven reported lives in Floria, Georgia and North Carolina.

Hurricane Michael Dumped 6 TRILLION Gallons Of Rain Over The South
Hurricane Florence dumped nearly 6 trillion gallons of rainfall on Florida, Georgia and South Carolina over the previous two days, according to meteorologist Ryan Maue.

Man sets fire and draws devil outside California synagogue
Police arrested a northern California man who set a small fire outside a synagogue in Modesto and drew a devil on the sidewalk. Brett Bisnett, 37, of Modesto, could be charged with vandalism to a place of worship and arson for his attack on Congregation Beth Shalom.

Palestinian baby gets heart transplant from Jewish child in medical first
A desperately-ill six-month-old Palestinian baby is bravely fighting for his life this week after receiving a heart transplant from a Jewish child.

Iranian terrorists hacking phones worldwide
Hackers deployed by the Iranian government’s proxy terrorist group Hezbollah infiltrated mobile devices worldwide, obtaining access to the personal information of unsuspected social media users, according to the Czech Security Intelligence Service

Brooklyn Witches Host ‘Ritual to Hex Brett Kavanaugh’
Antifa, the far-left, and their radical feminist counterparts are all pretty spooky. Now, those who oppose Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh have actual witches and warlocks joining their ranks in a last-ditch effort to oppose the newest member of the Supreme Court. Members of New York City’s occult are organizing a massive rally on October 20th to “hex” Kavanaugh.

‘Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer’
It’s not the crime; it’s the cover-up. That phrase conjures images of a perpetrator covering up his crimes. Yet what if the cover-up is done by the news media, which seem to be suppressing news of the deadliest serial killer in U.S. history?

Egypt condemns 17 to death for jihadist church attacks
An Egyptian military court on Thursday sentenced 17 people to death over a series of suicide bombings of churches claimed by the Islamic State group that left dozens dead.

Trump rejects UN and UNESCO’s fictitious Palestinian state
President Trump’s National Security Adviser – John Bolton – has exposed the fiction that there is a legally-constituted “State of Palestine”—shredding United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and United Nations (UN) resolutions misleadingly recognising such a state when none – in fact—exists.

Exclusive: UK Government urged to reveal its role in getting Saudi Arabia onto UN Human Rights Council
David Cameron has been urged to “come clean” over the role the UK Government played in voting Saudi Arabia on to the UN Human Rights Council in an alleged secret deal.

New fund utilizes Israeli tech to help small farmers in Africa
An estimated 5,000 Ethiopian farmers will take part in a new agricultural loan program utilizing Israeli agriculture technology and improved seeds. The initiative, launched by the American Joint Distribution Committee this week, joins a number of Israeli agriculture improvement programs in Ethiopia and other countries in Africa.

Brett Kavanaugh Snapped Serving Meals To Homeless Just Days After Confirmation
This is the second time in recent months that Kavanaugh has been photographed volunteering for the homeless after a milestone in his professional career.