2 Feb 2020

Kremlin: ‘Deal of the Century’ contradicts UN decisions
The Middle East peace plan presented by US President Donald Trump contravenes several United Nations resolutions, Russian news agencies cited a Kremlin spokesman as saying on Sunday, questioning the plan’s feasibility. The Palestinian Authority has cut all ties with the United States and Israel, including those relating to security, after rejecting the Middle East peace plan put forward by Trump.

Netanyahu approves Litzman plan for vaccine factory due to coronavirus
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu approved a plan on Sunday proposed by Health Minister Yaakov Litzman to create a vaccine factory in the country in the wake of the coronavirus epidemic, which has slowly traveled across the globe from China… Litzman proposed the plan during an emergency meeting called with several Health, Finance, Foreign and Justice Ministry leaders to discuss the coronavirus.

Israel strikes Gaza targets, places embargo on cement going into Strip
The Israeli Air Force attacked targets in the northern Gaza Strip on Saturday night in retaliation for weekend rockets, including a rocket that was launched from the Strip late Saturday night. That rocket was fired in the direction of Israel and fell in open territory in the Negev Regional Council. Among the targets was underground infrastructure for Hamas’s military arm, the IDF spokesman said.

UMass Boston student first confirmed case of coronavirus in Massachusetts
A UMass Boston student returning to school from Wuhan, China, is the first confirmed case of the potentially deadly novel coronavirus in Massachusetts. The student, a male in his 20s, landed at Logan International Airport on Jan. 28 with a runny nose. He sought medical treatment on Jan. 29, public health officials said.

Democrats Vow Trump Probes to Go On After Impeachment Trial Ends
“The investigations and oversight will continue,” said Representative Carolyn Maloney of New York, head of the Oversight and Reform Committee, the lead investigative panel in the House. “We’ve got several cases.” Democratic-led committees in the House will keep seeking a wide range of evidence and testimony as they look into Trump’s administration, his policies and his businesses and finances.

Tanzania church stampede kills at least 20 worshippers
At least 20 people have been killed and others injured in a stampede during an outdoor religious service in Tanzania. Worshippers were attending a Pentecostal service at a stadium in the northern town of Moshi on Saturday evening when the incident occurred. Moshi district commissioner Kippi Warioba said attendees rushed forward to be anointed with blessed oil.

Brexit: Britain ‘will not be aligning with EU rules’ – Raab
Britain will “not be aligning with EU rules” in any post-Brexit trade deal, the foreign secretary has said. Dominic Raab argued agreeing to stick strongly with EU regulations would “defeat the point of Brexit”. But Irish PM Leo Varadkar said the UK needed to commit to a level playing field to get a free trade deal.

Palestinians cut ties with Israel, U.S. after rejecting Trump peace plan
The Palestinian Authority has cut all ties with the United States and Israel, including those relating to security, after rejecting a Middle East peace plan presented by U.S. President Donald Trump, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Saturday. Abbas was in Cairo to address the Arab League, which backed the Palestinians in their opposition to Trump’s plan.

Russia-backed Syrian forces intensify attacks in Idlib, Aleppo
Syria’s government and Russian forces are intensifying air attacks and a ground offensive in the cities of Idlib and Aleppo. The bombardment is forcing many to flee towards the Turkish border.

Japanese warship Takanami departs for Gulf to patrol oil lifeline
A Japanese destroyer left for the Gulf of Oman on Sunday amid simmering Middle East tension to guard sea lanes that supply nearly all the oil that powers the world’s third-biggest economy. “Thousands of Japanese ships ply those waters every year including vessels carrying nine tenths of our oil. It is Japan’s lifeline,” Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told the crew at Yokosuka naval base near Tokyo…

Protesters outside US Embassy in Lebanon decry Trump plan
More than 200 Lebanese and Palestinians held a protest Sunday near the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon against a White House plan for ending the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Protesters waving Palestinian flags gathered on a road leading to the embassy northeast of Beirut amid tight security by Lebanese troops and riot police.

SWAMP STENCH: The FBI deep state is hard at work trying to bury the Burisma evidence that incriminates Joe Biden and the Obama administration
Most American foreign policy experts and diplomats know that Ukraine is a deeply corrupt country and has been for decades since the breakup of the Soviet Union — not that Moscow’s Communist government was much better.

US bars foreigners coming from China for now over virus fear
The United States on Friday declared a public health emergency and took drastic steps to significantly restrict entry into the country because of a new virus that hit China and has spread to other nations.

Social Media Networks Vow To Censor “Misinformation” About Coronavirus
…don’t worry, friends. “Independent fact-checkers” from the Ministry of Truth will protect you from conspiracy theories and false claims…

Forensic science – Fingerprints can now be dated to within a day of when they were made | Science and technology
Since the first use of fingerprints to identify and convict a murderer, in 1892, detectives the world over have come to rely heavily on print evidence to build their cases against suspects. One limit on the value of fingerprints, though, is that it is hard to work out how old they are.

Arab League Holds Emergency Vote Today Rejected Trump Peace Plan As Palestinian Leader Abbas Cuts All Ties With United States And Israel
For ten years now we have been telling you that the main conflict between Israel and the Palestinians centers almost exclusively around who has the right to control Jerusalem. This is because God in the Bible says Jerusalem is where He has placed His name, and Satan has declared that he will take what God has. This has been the endless struggle all the way since Job 1. Here in 2020, we find this to be the exact reason why Abbas and the Palestinians are rejecting Trump’s peace plan. That little glimmer of light of Arabs siding with Trump peace plan evaporated quickly.

BRUTAL: Chinese Leaders to Sacrifice Coronavirus-Infected Cities to Save 11 Others; Prepared to Accept Millions of Fatalities
Brutal Chinese leaders have made a decision to sacrifice entire cities of their own citizens in order to save 11 “protected” cities elsewhere, according to a bombshell leak acquired by Hong Kong media professional Stephen Shiu Yeuk-yuen.

W.H.O. Warns Countries of the World: Coronavirus Pandemic Set to GO GLOBAL
With an 8th coronavirus infection patient now confirmed in the United States, the coronavirus pandemic looks on track to break containment in multiple countries and become a global pandemic.

Does America Need A NORTHERN Wall? Canada Now Taking in 1 Million Immigrants Per Year
Not many people talk about the threat coming from the Northern Border, but it needs to be a national discussion and it needs to happen soon.

On The Decline In US Strategic Thinking And The Creation Of False Stereotypes
In early Jan, the RAND Corporation published its latest Russia report… By the headings alone, it is clearly positioned to show Russia as a political entity is aggressive…and it is therefore vital to prevent such aggression in a variety of ways.