8 Mar 2020

Liberman sets out demands for coalition government, Gantz concurs
Yisrael Beytenu chairman MK Avigdor Liberman set out his demands for joining a government…which focused primarily on matters of religion and state. Blue and White chairman MK Benny Gantz tweeted his acceptance of Liberman’s requirements a short while later, as speculation gathers that Yisrael Beytenu will recommend to President Reuven Rivlin later this week to task Gantz with the first opportunity to form a government.

Italy Locks Down the Country’s North to Fight Coronavirus
The Italian government is locking down 17 million people…in the most sweeping steps any European country has prepared to take against the coronavirus epidemic. A decree from the Italian Prime Minister’s office says people living in Lombardy, where Milan is the capital, and the named provinces in Lombardy’s nearby regions must “absolutely avoid any movement into and out of the areas.”

Rescuers race to save 30 people still trapped in collapsed five-star hotel in China being used to quarantine coronavirus victims

A desperate rescue attempt is underway to save 30 people still trapped in a collapsed five-star hotel China. Xinjia Hotel in Quanzhou City was recently converted to a quarantine facility for people who had recent contact with coronavirus patients, the People’s Daily state newspaper reported.

Saudi Arabia Starts All-Out Oil War: MbS Destroys OPEC By Flooding Market, Slashing Oil Prices
With the commodity world still smarting from the Nov 2014 Saudi decision to (temporarily) break apart OPEC, and flood the market with oil in (failed) hopes of crushing US shale producers…Saudi Arabia launched its second scorched earth, or rather scorched oil campaign in 6 years. And this time there will be blood.

Al-Shabab’s Bashir Mohamed Qorgab ‘killed in air strike in Somalia’
An air strike in Somalia has killed a senior commander of militant Islamist group al-Shabab, state radio reports. The US issued a reward of $5m (£3,8m) in 2008 for information on the whereabouts of Bashir Mohamed Qorgab. The US carries out frequent air strikes in Somalia to target militants. It has not yet commented on the report. Qorgab’s family confirmed his death.

Saudis’ arrest of 2 princes called a warning to royal family
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman was shown in state media Sunday in apparent good health and working, just days after the arrest of two senior princes triggered speculation about a possible coup attempt or a sudden deterioration in the king’s health. Two people close to the royal family said Saturday that the two princes were under arrest for not supporting Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman…

At least 17 killed, 38 injured as very heavy rains hit Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
At least 57 homes were partially damaged and 2 extensively since rains started on Wednesday, March 4, 2020. In addition, at least one educational building was damaged. The worst affected is the Mardan district where 6 people were killed, including 4 children, and 9 other injured.

All Hospital Beds In The US Will Be Filled With Patients ‘By About May 8th’ Due To Coronavirus: Analysis
“This is reality.”

Congregation of Washington satanists allowed to perform ritual at State Capitol
A congregation of satanists from Washington state were permitted to perform a ritual on the Capitol Building grounds next month.

Patriot Act extension concealed in funding bill passed by House Democrats
On Tuesday, House Democrats overwhelmingly voted for a stop-gap government funding bill that includes an unannounced provision, buried in the legislation, averting the expiration of the police state surveillance Patriot Act.

New sneakers claimed to resemble Adolf Hitler
New sneakers from Puma have been met with a mixture of ridicule and amusement on social media after users noted that from above, the shoes bear a certain resemblance to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler.

UN Official Calls on World Religions to Defer Authority to United Nations
A top UN official has called on world religions to defer their authority on matters concerning law and policy to the United Nations, according to reports.

19 States Go Rogue, Try to Stop Trump With Lawsuit Over Border Wall Money
..At the center of the issue, nineteen states are looking to prevent Trump from diverting billions of dollars from the military toward the wall construction.

‘Holy bath’ pastor jailed for 34 years for raping kids
A church pastor and self-styled prophet who repeatedly raped children after “holy baths” has been jailed for 34 years.

Pot entrepreneurs flocking to Bible Belt for low taxes
From their keen taste for sun-ripened pot to their first meeting at a pro-marijuana rally in college in the 1990s, everything about Chip and Jessica Baker fits the stereotype of cannabis country in Northern California, where they lived for 20 years.

Obama’s Homeland Security IG Indicted on Theft of Government Property, Wire Fraud and Scheme to Defraud US Govt
Obama’s Acting Homeland Security Inspector General and his subordinate were indicted on 16 counts of theft and fraud, the Justice Department announced on Friday.

Los Alamos Lab Coronavirus Report Proves the CDC and WHO Are Massively Lying to an Unsuspecting Public
Both the CDC and the W.H.O. are lying about the spread and severity of the virus. This excerpted report speaks for itself and is an official US government document. One does not need to go beyond the abstract to discover the truth.

Another Top Sanders Antisemitic Surrogate: Zionism Is a ‘Racist’ Ideology
Phil Agnew is the co-founder of Dream Defenders, which is an organization that supports and promotes the BDS (Boycott the Jews) Movement. Is there anyone in the Sanders campaign who is not a vicious anti-Semite or anti-Israel bigot? It’s no wonder Nazi flags are proudly being waved at Sanders’ rallies. Why is the mainstream media not challenging Sanders for stacking his campaign with open Jew-haters? It’s incredible. #Jexodus!

5.5-magnitude quake jolts Gulf of California
A 5.5-magnitude earthquake that struck the northern tip of the Gulf of California Friday evening was felt across San Diego County.

“It’s Like Scenes From A Mad Max Movie” – Americans Continue Epic Run On Costco  
As concerns of a Covid-19 outbreak increase across the US, Costco stores are experiencing the second weekend of panic-buying of food, water, and hand sanitizers.  Last weekend we noted how the “great panic of 2020 is underway” as Americans made a mad dash to Costco stores and other big-box retailers to hoard supplies. Costco CFO Richard Galanti told investors during an earnings call last week that buying panic has “been nuts” adding that  he attributes “this to concerns over the coronavirus.”