17 Sep 2020

Gov’t approves High Holy Day regulations – lockdown starts Friday
The government approved the final version of restrictions that will be implemented when a national lockdown begins on Friday at 2 p.m. and are valid for the next three weeks. The approval took place just over a day – only 30 hours – before the closure is set to begin, after the vote at the cabinet meeting was stopped due to disagreements on several issues.

PIJ leader: Gaza terror groups have military presence in West Bank
The Secretary-General of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist group, Ziyad Al-Nakhalah, stated that Palestinian terror groups have military presence in the West Bank…warning that there are “no redlines” if war breaks out with Israel…the PIJ leader stated that “important changes” will take place in the Palestinian territories, “especially in the West Bank.”

Some wealthy Americans are already prepping their finances for a Joe Biden presidency — here’s how
…Scott Hoppe had a client who was planning to stretch the sale of founder shares…over a three-year period. Instead, the client compressed the…sale into a one-shot transaction this month. What accelerated the deal? The 2020 presidential race. Right now, Hoppe’s client…will be taxed on capital gains at a rate of 23.8%. If…Biden beats…Trump…that client could have…been staring at a 39.6% tax rate…

Hurricane Sally: Deadly storm leaves 550,000 without power in US
Tropical Storm Sally has left more than half a million Americans without power as its torrential rains and storm surges lashed the US Gulf coast. Sally weakened after it made landfall as a Category 2 hurricane on Wednesday, but the slow-moving storm continues to batter Florida and Alabama. One person was killed and hundreds were rescued from flooded areas.

UN chief urges Israelis and Palestinians to negotiate now
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged Israel and the Palestinians on Wednesday to seize the opportunity for negotiations following the diplomatic agreements between Israel and two Gulf Arab states that resulted in the suspension of any Israeli annexation of territory that the Palestinians want for a future state.

On eve of Rosh Hashanah, Israel population tops 9 million
There are today some 9,246,000 residents of Israel, the Central Bureau of Statistics said Wednesday, as it released its annual population report on the eve of Rosh Hashanah, which begins on Friday. The CBS also predicted that, Israel’s population was set to reach 10 million people by the end of 2024, 15 million by the end of 2048, and 20 million by 2065.

China and Russia ‘have weaponised space with killer energy weapon satellites’
China and Russia have successfully weaponised space by deploying killer satellites with “directed-energy weapons”, United States Secretary of Defense Mark Esper has claimed. Esper issued the stark warning at the Air Force Association’s Virtual Air, Space & Cyber Conference on Wednesday (September 16).

Massive landslide at Irazu volcano prompts relocation of infrastructure, Costa Rica
The government has started the process of relocating telecommunication towers in Costa Rica’s Irazu Volcano National Park due to an ongoing massive landslide, which started on August 26, 2020. Officials warned people to avoid the lower part of the mountain as rockslides are imminent, with around 25 million cubic m (880 million cubic feet) chunk of land detached so far.

“Where Are The Police?” After Voting To Defund Cops, Minneapolis City Council Baffled Over Recent Crime Wave
Democratic council member Phillipe Cunningham called out his colleagues for their hypocrisy. “What I am sort of flabbergasted by right now is colleagues, who a very short time ago were calling for abolition, are now suggesting we should be putting more resources and funding into MPD,” he said.

Tropical Storm “Noul” strengthening ahead of landfall in central Vietnam, 548 000 people evacuating
Tropical Storm “Noul” formed in the Philippine Sea on September 15, 2020, as the 11th named storm of the 2020 Pacific typhoon season.

Catastrophic flooding unfolding as Hurricane “Sally” makes landfall near the Alabama/Florida border, U.S.
Slow-moving Category 2 Hurricane “Sally” made landfall near Gulf Shores, Alabama at 10:00 UTC on September 16, 2020, with maximum sustained winds of 165 km/h (105 mph) and a minimum central pressure of 965 hPa.

Hundreds of thousands of migratory birds dead in one of the Southwest’s largest bird die-offs on record, U.S.
Mystery ensues across New Mexico as hundreds of thousands of migratory birds have been found dead across the state in one of the Southwest’s largest bird die-offs in recent memory. Scientists are examining the reason behind the alarming event, looking at possible factors such as the wildfires on the West Coast, the cold snap in the Mountain West, or the drought in the Southwest.

Maduro security forces committed humanitarian crimes in Venezuela: U.N. council 
Venezuelan socialist President Nicolas Maduro, his allies and security forces are guilty of “egregious” human rights violations, including arbitrary killings, torture and sexual violence, experts appointed by the United Nations’ top human rights agency concluded in a scathing review Wednesday.

China & India In Major Himalayan Border Troop Build-Up Expected To “Extend To Winter” 
After a summer of high level military to military talks appear to have unraveled  though they’ve prevented another major border breach like the June 15 brutal hand-to-hand combat clash which saw 20 Indian troops killed — multiple reports confirm a new build-up of thousands of Indian and Chinese troops on either side of the Ladakh region.

Black Lives Matter Leader Teams Up With Chinese Communist Party Group To Fund Lobbying Operations In America
One of the prime supporters and co-founder of the radical-left Black Lives Matter organization has teamed up with a pro-Chinese Communist Party (CCP) organization.

OPERATION OVERTHROW: George Soros Funded ‘Transition Integrity Project’ Has Plan In Place To Remove Trump From Office Whether He Wins Or Not
…major portions of this article were co-written with award-winning author Lori DeMonia. The level of research and attention to detail she provided made this article possible. I extend my most heartfelt appreciation to her for bringing all this to my attention, at exactly the right time.

Man Who Started Wildfire With Molotov Cocktail Released From Jail, Then Starts
A man who has arrested for starting a huge wildfire using a Molotov cocktail along a Portland freeway was released from jail, but hours later he was rearrested for starting even more fires.

Minneapolis City Council Complains to Police Chief About Rising Crime Rate After Pledging to Defund Department
In probably one of the most ironic moments of this year, members of the Minneapolis City Council asked the city’s police chief how his department was responding to the city’s rise in violent crime just months after the council led an effort to defund the police department.

Satanists & Witches For Biden
Like all progressive groups, The Satanic Temple came out in support of Black Lives Matter. The Satanic Temple, which distinguishes itself from its rival, The Church of Satan, through its rigorously progressive politics while accusing The Church of Satan of libertarianism, put out a statement by co-founder Lucien Greaves that blasted President Trump and accused the police of randomly killing black people that could have come from any random leftist organization.

Hamas Rockets Rained Down On Southern Israel At Moment UAE Peace Deal Signed
Israel initiates retaliatory airstrikes on Gaza as Netanyahu says Hamas trying to “turn back the peace”…