16 Nov 2019

Israel’s New Defense Minister Begins Protecting Israel With Morning Prayers
Israel’s newly appointed Defense Minister’s first week was challenging with over 400 rockets fired at Israel from Gaza but he began it in proper fashion. After being sworn in on Tuesday morning, Bennett spent the night in the ministry dealing with the Islamic Jihad attacks. Bennett began his first full day as a minister by attending morning prayers in the ministry building’s synagogue wrapped in a tallit (fringed prayer garment) and tefillin (phylacteries).

Signs Of The Times: Lesbian Episcopal Priest Made CEO Of National Abortion Group
“Abortion providers are some of my personal heroes and modern-day saints,” says Episcopal priest and longtime abortion activist Katherine Ragsdale. With statements like that it is not hard to see why Ragsdale has recently been appointed to serve as the CEO and President of the National Abortion Federation.

Fox News reporter in Gaza: Amnesty International lied
Amnesty International lied yesterday, Tuesday, when it accused Israel of violating international law for bombing the Palestinian Independent Commission for Human Rights building in Gaza, said Fox News foreign correspondent Trey Yingst. Yingst, reporting from Gaza, said the building was hit by a rocket that misfired from Gaza, and that he witnessed the event. “Israel did not strike this building. A rocket misfired from Gaza.I was across the street when it happened,” wrote Yingst on Twitter.

IDF hits Gaza targets in response to rockets, ceasefire violated
IAF jets and drones carried out strikes against Hamas posts in the Gaza Strip on Saturday night, and the operation had ended for now, the IDF Spokesperson’s Unit reported on Saturday morning. Among the targets were a Hamas military camp and a base used by the terrorist group’s naval arm. The strikes were in response to rockets fired at Israel overnight, the report stated.

Hamas: ‘We won’t allow Israel to pick the time and place of each clash’
Hamas stockperson Fawzi Barhum said on Saturday that Israel will bear “the results of its ongoing aggression faced with the opposition and the Palestinian people,” Walla reported. “We won’t allow Israel to pick the time and place of each clash,” he added, he further stated that a joint command of all Gaza-based factions was established to jointly decide how to respond in the future to Israeli actions.

Iran petrol price hike: Protests erupt over surprise rationing
Protests have erupted across Iran after the government unexpectedly announced it was rationing petrol and increasing its price, state media report. Prices went up by at least 50% on Friday. The authorities have reduced heavy subsidies on petrol prices to curb the impact of US sanctions which have badly affected Iran’s economy.

Measure introduced in Ohio would ban abortion outright
A group of conservative lawmakers in Ohio has introduced a bill to outlaw abortion outright except to save the pregnant woman’s life. State Rep. Candice Keller, a Republican from Middletown, says the bill’s backers are tired of taking an incremental approach to ending abortion. “The time for regulating evil and compromise is over,” she said in a statement.

U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff calls for Gulf Arab unity to counter Iran
United States Air Force Chief of Staff David Goldfein on Saturday pressed Gulf Arab states to reconcile differences and unify military capabilities as tensions with Iran simmer. Washington sees an ongoing dispute that Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and non-Gulf state Egypt have with Qatar as a threat to efforts to contain Iran and has pushed for a united front.

Turkey: We bought Russian S-400 missile defense systems to use them
Turkey bought S-400 missile defense systems from Russia to use them, not put them aside, the head of the Turkish Defense Industry Directorate said on Saturday, days after talks between President Tayyip Erdogan and US President Donald Trump. Erdogan and Trump held talks in Washington on Wednesday to overcome increasing differences between the NATO allies…

CBP chief warns Mexican ‘super labs’ flooding US with meth, as seizures nearly double
The acting head of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) warned Thursday that “super labs” in Mexico are flooding the U.S. with purer, cheaper forms of methamphetamine — and that seizures of the deadly drug were up 90 percent last month compared with the same time last year.

St Mark’s closed as Venice faces more floods
Another exceptional high tide swamped flood-hit Venice on Friday, prompting the mayor to order St Mark’s square closed after Italy declared a state of emergency for the UNESCO city.

Major snowstorm hits France – widespread disruption reported, 300 000 homes without power
Snow, ice and heavy rain brought by the first major snowstorm of the 2019/20 season caused widespread disruption on the roads of southeastern France on November 14 and 15, 2019. At least one person has been killed and 300 000 customers left without electricity. Snow will not be as heavy today as it was yesterday, but traffic disruptions are likely through the rest of the day.

Tropical Storm “Kalmaegi” (Ramon) triggers floods and landslides ahead of landfall, Philippines
Tropical Storm “Kalmaegi,” known as Ramon in the Philippines, has slowed down on Friday morning, November 15, 2019, as it continued heading towards Cagayan, Northern Luzon where it is expected to make landfall on November 17 or early November 18. However, the storm has already made locals feel its fury as rains, floods, and landslides hit provinces, particularly Quezon and Camarines Sur.

Trump clears three military members accused of war crimes
…Lorance was locked in Forth Leavenworth military prison serving a 19-year sentence for murdering two civilians. Golsteyn’s trial was scheduled to start next month, and he faced murder charges for killing a suspected Taliban bomb-maker. Gallagher..was acquitted of murder charges but found guilty of bringing discredit on the armed forces, for which he was demoted one rank.

If You’ve Given Your Genetic Code To A DNA Database, US Police May Now Have Access To It
In the past week, news has spread of a Florida judge’s decision to grant a warrant allowing police to search one of the world’s largest online DNA databases, for leads in a criminal case.

Exploiting Transgenders Part 1: Manufacturing an Industry | coreysdigs.com
…The manufacturing of this industry goes far beyond anyone’s wildest imagination, and if you dare question it, it is discrimination. The real discriminators are those exploiting a community who truly suffer from trauma, depression, and an attempted suicide rate of 40 percent. They are the ones who should be angrier than anyone about the atrocities these people have committed. They are now exploiting your children, and they have taken this to dangerous extremes.

Shocking Sex Ed Videos Indoctrinate Young Children With Drag Queens and Explicit Sex Advice
Excerpts from a series of disturbing sex and gender education videos have been shared online, prompting widespread outrage.

‘This Has Got to Stop. It’s Evil’: Turkish Military Using Drones to Attack Civilians, Ambulances in Northern Syria
While the Pentagon has ordered the withdrawal of most US troops in Syria, some will remain to secure the country’s eastern oil fields from ISIS.

US Special Operations Forces Forced to Flee From “Foreign Beings” In the Story That Won’t Go Away!
…I felt compelled to discuss why 150 Special Forces in Northern Syria allegedly had to run for their lives. No, they were not running from the Russians, or the Chinese or the Turks. They were, as the story goes, running from the Anunnaki who mysteriously appeared 50KM from the Special Forces encampment and were closing on their position. The warning of the impending disaster came from Putin as he warned Trump and the President ordered the evacuation of the US forces.

Exorcists call for day of reparation after Pachamama rituals
In a joint statement, four exorcists called on Catholics to join a day of reparation to drive out “any diabolic influence within the Church” that occurred as a result of the Pachamama ritual that Pope Francis attended at the Vatican at the onset of the Amazon Synod.