Now A Volcanic Eruption In Ecuador Leaves Several Cities Covered In Ash. Seriously, 2020?
The eruption of a volcano in Ecuador’s Amazon region left several cities covered in ash on Tuesday, fueling concerns of a potential health impact as the South American nation slowly emerges from a brutal coronavirus outbreak. Due to recent change in wind pattern, the ash was pushed towards the coast which affected neighbouring regions including the largest city, Guayaquil.
600 Cops Could Be Leaving NYPD Due to Violent George Floyd Riots
According to people with intimate knowledge of the law enforcement situation in the five boroughs, there could soon be a mass exodus of officers from the New York City Police Department, as city officials have chosen to side against them while the officers try to restore law and order. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sunday that he would cut the police department’s budget. The decision came at a time when the ongoing chaos seems to indicate police in the city are needed now more than ever.
Uganda braces for major locust invasion
Uganda on Wednesday said it was preparing to take on a looming invasion of desert locusts from neighboring Kenya where they are already causing havoc. The Minister of Agriculture Vincent Ssempijja said that scientists warned that the country would be invaded by billions of the migratory inserts that are hatching in Kenya. The country, according to the Ministry of Agriculture, has already faced three waves of the destructive insects’ invasion since this year started. The swarms have spread to 26 districts in the country.
Dan Bongino Teaches Democrat a Lesson in ‘Black Lives Matter’ Clash
Democrat Hakeem Jeffries probably thought he was putting on a tour de force while questioning conservative commentator Dan Bongino on Wednesday. But all he was really doing was showing how weak the current Democratic Party really is. And it only took a statement of logic and morality for Bongino to make that clear.
Barr Reveals Recognizable Names Are Being Investigated in Durham Probe
Attorney General William Barr told Fox News in an exclusive interview that there are “some” recognizable names being investigated as part of U.S. Attorney John Durham’s probe into the origins of the Russia investigation and surveillance abuses prior to the 2016 election. Barr said that the Department of Justice was investigating some recognizable names, but not at the level of former Vice President Joe Biden or President Barack Obama. “For the first time in American history, police organizations and the national security organizations were used to spy on a campaign, and there was no basis for it,” Barr said.
Fox Segment Devolves Into Chaos After Leftist Calls Black Guest ‘Negro’
“I’ll speak to you, Dr. West, black man to black man,” Terrell said. “There’s looting going on and you’re trying to conflate protesting and police misconduct.” Within 10 seconds, the conversation devolved into a shouting match between the two men that came to a head when West called his opponent “my brother.” “You are not my brother. You are hurting black people by taking this position,” Terrell shot back. “You are taking the wrong position!”
Another locust attack likely in a few weeks: Officials
Authorities are worried that millions of locusts may enter India along with monsoon winds from the Arabian Sea to destroy kharif crops. “The locust swarms may attack in late June and early July. There is every possibility that locust swarms will come towards India from African countries along with monsoon winds rising from the Arabian Sea,” K L Gurjar, Deputy Director of the Faridabad-based Locust Warning Organisation (LWO), told PTI.
NY police union boss slams politicians, media ‘treating cops like animals and thugs’
O’Meara said lawmakers and members of the press were among those trying to “shame” officers into being embarrassed about their professions. “You know what,” O’Meara said, raising his police badge. “This isn’t stained by someone in Minneapolis. It’s still got a shine on it and so do theirs. So do theirs. Stop treating us like animals and thugs. Start treating us with some respect.”
US fighter jets intercept 8 Russian warplanes 30 miles from Alaska
The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) confirmed it intercepted the Russian aircraft early Wednesday morning in a series of tweets. “North American Aerospace Defense Command F-22 Raptors, supported by KC-135 Stratotankers and E-3 Airborne Warning and Control System, completed two intercepts of Russian Bomber formations entering the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone early this morning,” NORAD tweeted.
World War 3: India and China top brass meet in bid to defuse tension at border
The dispute between the world’s two most populous nations has been a source of growing unease in recent weeks, with Frank O’Donnell, a Nonresident Fellow with the Stimson Center South Asia Program, warning Express.co.uk earlier this year there was a “real risk of escalation” if either side – both of which have nuclear weapons – miscalculated. Hundreds of soldiers from either side have been stationed in the remote snow desert of Ladakh since April in one of the most serious border flare-ups for years after Chinese patrols advanced into what India regards as its side of the de facto border.
North Korea TAKEOVER: Kim’s sister astonishes experts with ‘human scum’ statement
Kim Yo Jung has moved to the forefront since her brother’s mysterious disappearance last month. And now she has unleashed a brutal attack on neighbours South Korea, just after the rogue state severed contact with Seoul. Kim Yo-jong’s statement said: “On May 31, I heard a report that so-called ‘defectors from the North’ scattered hundreds of thousands of anti-DPRK leaflets into the areas of our side from the frontline areas. “What matters is that those human scum hardly worth their value as human beings had the temerity of faulting our supreme leadership and citing ‘nuclear issue’.
Senior source to ‘Post’: If Israel annexes, it will annex all settlements
Israel has not proposed to extend sovereignty to part of the settlements or to move forward in stages, a source involved in the matter said on Thursday. The US-Israel mapping committee is still working on outlining all settlements and the Jordan Valley, making up 30% of the West Bank, that would be part of sovereign Israel according to US President Donald Trump’s peace plan.
The Middle East now has three authoritarian alliance systems – analysis
Turkey is increasing its role in Libya while the Iranian-backed Syrian regime of Bashar Assad struggles to deal with a major economic crisis at home. Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia continues to face off against Iranian-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen. The Middle East today is divided along…three alliance systems. These systems are rooted in Tehran, Ankara and Riyadh, and they all seek different authoritarian agendas.
U.S. jets intercept Russian nuclear-capable bombers off Alaska, NORAD says
U.S. fighter jets intercepted Russian bombers twice on Wednesday off the coast of Alaska, the North American Aerospace Defense Command said Wednesday. The intercepts come less than two weeks after U.S. bombers were met by Russian jets over the Black Sea. NORAD said US F-22 Raptors intercepted a Russian bomber formation early Wednesday that came within 20 nautical miles of the Alaskan coast.
Amazon, Facebook and Google turn to deep network of political allies to battle back antitrust probes
David Espinoza appeared unhappy when Arizona joined scores of states investigating Google last year. The Phoenix-based owner of a shoe-and-leather store wrote in a local newspaper he was “amazed and a little dumbfounded” by regulators’ campaign to “change how digital platforms operate.” “The current system is working for small businesses, and as the old saying goes: if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” he wrote.
Bracing for the next phase of the coronavirus recession: Bankruptcies
Art Van Furniture, Bar Louie and True Religion all sell different products, but they all have one thing in common: Each has gone bankrupt this year…Recent data show 722 companies sought bankruptcy protection around the U.S. last month, a 48% increase from the year-ago period. Chapter 11 filings also jumped in April and March, as states started imposing business restrictions amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Al-Qaeda tries to exploit US unrest
Al-Qaeda is actively trying to exploit the current unrest in the US by reaching out to both Muslims and non-Muslims to present themselves as “champions of the oppressed”. The latest issue of the jihadist group’s online magazine One Ummah uses the iconic image of George Floyd’s last moments and a painting by the graffiti artist Banksy to help deliver its message of unsolicited support to protesters on US streets.
Confederate and Columbus statues toppled by US protesters
Statues of Confederate leaders and the explorer Christopher Columbus have been torn down in the US, as pressure grows on authorities to remove monuments connected to slavery and colonialism. A statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis was toppled in Richmond, Virginia, on Wednesday night.
The ‘new normal’ as cyber-spies navigate pandemic
The Covid crisis has reshaped the cyber-threat landscape around the globe. There may not have been a significant increase in the volume of cyber-attacks, but countries have pursued new targets, pushed boundaries and taken advantage of their adversaries working from home…Understanding the crisis is the highest priority for almost every government – vital to their security, and in some cases their political survival at home.
Islamic Jihad puts on show of force in West Bank
The Islamic Jihad terror organization is increasing its visibility in the West Bank, so far unimpeded by the Palestinian Authority. The PA has long been in conflict with both the Hamas and the Islamic Jihad despite reconciliation efforts including a 2017 agreement to end hostilities, signed with the mediation of Egypt.
BREAKING ALERT: DHS Report Warns Police Officers Personal Info Being Posted Online, Could Lead to Violence
A new report from the Department of Homeland Security is warning police officers and other law enforcement personnel that their personal information is being posted on social media.
Joe Biden Says He Wants a VP Who Is ‘Ready To Be President on Day One’
Former Vice President Joe Biden has done little to dispel the notion many people have that he lacks the mental competency to be president.
Alarming study: U.S. public pensions to run out of money
At a moment a number of US public pension plans have barely recovered – if at all from the 2008 financial crisis – now to be hit with continuing economic fallout from the corona-crisis and domino effect of historic unemployment, an alarming report in FT warns that seven major public pension plans are due to deplete their assets by 2028.
WOKE TALIBAN: As America Falls Under Mob Rule, We Shall Soon Find Out That Giving Into ANTIFA And BLM Terrorist Demands Is Societal Suicide
I am a Yankee, and my ancestors fought for the Union Army, we won fair and square and that’s just fine with me. I have absolutely zero love for the Confederate flag, it’s not only a flag of slavery it’s also the flag of the losers. But to have it now ripped from society and from the pages of history because an angry mob of domestic terrorists demands it, should send a cold chill down the spine of anyone with a functioning brain. A society that allows that will soon find themselves on their knees to that mob, and indeed the kneeling has already begun.
Shootings Surge, Murders up over 100 Percent as Protesters Flood NYC
Shootings surged and murders were up over 100 percent in New York City last week as protesters flooded the streets, along with rioters who shattered windows and destroyed property.
CIVIL WAR: The US on the Brink – ACT 3
Is WHITE a culture? According to the radicalized youth rioters black is a culture, Mexican is a culture, Native American is a culture, and all are victimized by white Nazi, Trump Deplorables. According to their high school educated selves, white culture exists and is defined as the evil progenitor of genocide, colonization, fear and hatred. Ah.
Left-wing extremists following Mao’s Cultural Revolution playbook, and it will lead to mass executions in the streets if we don’t stop them
Frank Miele at RealClearPolitics.com has penned an outstanding article describing the historical parallels of today’s radical left-wing Antifa / Black Lives Matter riots. Far from “peaceful protests,” the actions and demands of these cultural Marxists closely resemble the history of Mao’s Cultural Revolution or Hitler’s Kristallnacht, the Night of the Broken Glass.
Chicago Has 18 Murders In 24 Hours Making It The Most Violent Single Day The Liberal City Has Witnessed In Over 60 Years As Race Riots Rage
Chicago is a very Liberal city, a Democrat mayor, a Democrat-run city council, in a state with a Democrat governor, and a place with some of the most-restrictive gun laws in the nation. According to all the Democrats running for president in 2020, those bona fides should amount to a paradise on earth, if you were to take their marketing at face value.
Dreamers Arrested in Protests Helped Those who “Were There to Commit Crime and Damage”
Illegal immigrants protected by an Obama-era amnesty for adults who came to the U.S. as children are among the rioters arrested and charged with crimes in Arizona. One of them, 30-year-old Mexican illegal alien Maxima Guerrero, is a community organizer with a Phoenix-based grassroots migrant justice organization called Puente Movement.
World on the brink of worst food crisis in 50 years, UN warns
The UN has warned that the world is on the verge of the worst food crisis in at least 50 years as the recession following the COVID-19 pandemic may put basic nutrition beyond impoverished people’s reach. The organization has urged governments to take prompt action to prevent further disaster as 49 million more may fall into extreme poverty due to the outbreak.
Eruption at Sangay volcano produces pyroclastic flows, covers several provinces in ash, Ecuador
A strong eruptive event at Ecuador’s Sangay volcano on Tuesday, June 9, 2020, produced a thick column of ash that rose up to 7 km (23 000 feet) above sea level. Several provinces were covered in ash, flights delayed and some roads closed.
Depopulation globalist Melinda Gates already pushing experimental COVID-19 vaccines on “people of color” as the target group to vaccinate first
A friend texted me a short message this morning. “You called it!” That’s because just a few days after I said the COVID-19 vaccine would be used to target black people with a depopulation “kill switch” injection, Melinda Gates came right out and stated that the new vaccines should be administered with a priority preference for “people of color.