16 Apr 2021

Part-human, part-monkey embryos grown in lab dishes
Scientists injected dozens of human stem cells into developing monkey embryos, and the resulting hybrids survived for up to 20 days in lab dishes. Of course, the development of human-animal chimeras — organisms that contain cells from two or more species — raises its own ethical concerns, especially in regard to how long such embryos should be allowed to develop.

Russia vows retaliation for Biden’s sanctions: ‘A price will be paid’
Russia vowed to retaliate for a wave of new sanctions President Joe Biden announced against the country on Thursday, saying “Washington must realize that a price will be paid for bilateral relations’ degradation.” Russia criticized the Biden administration’s sanctions, saying they are “contrary to the declared intention to ‘build pragmatic relations with Russia.’”

“We’re #1”: Yet Another Ignominious All-Time Record High Is Established In The Late, Great United States…
Whenever it seems like this country can’t possibly sink any lower, we always seem to find a way to top ourselves. According to a report that was just released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the United States reached the highest level ever recorded in 2019. Thanks to the popularity of Internet “dating apps”, there has been a boom in casual sex in recent years, and this has resulted in a tsunami of STD cases that is absolutely unprecedented in our history. Needless to say, this is not a sign of a healthy society.

Iran and Israel–At War in All but Name
Iran and Israel entered into a new phase of their shadow war over the nuclear arms program of the Islamic Republic and its attempt to expand Tehran’s influence across the Middle East.It is well known that Israel launched more than 1,000 airstrikes on Iranian weapons transports to proxies in Syria in order to prevent the further build-up of an anti-Israel force under the banner of the “Golan Liberation Brigade.” This campaign has so far prevented the Iranians from getting a solid foothold on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights, but the story doesn’t end there. The Iranians now use an Afghan militia to cobble together a giant force that seems to be preparing for conflict with the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) in the near future.

Russia cuts off 2 Ukrainian ports after Biden cancels plan to deploy 2 US warships
The U.S. has canceled plans to send two U.S. warships into the Black Sea amid a Russian troop buildup up on the Ukrainian border. Hours after the canceled U.S. deployment, Russia closed off access to the Kerch Strait, blocking access to two Ukrainian ports.

Biden kicks 10 Russian diplomats out of US, targets 32 more in new sweeping sanctions
On Thursday, President Joe Biden’s administration levied sweeping new sanctions against Russia for their alleged involvement in the SolarWinds hack and 2020 election interference, including kicking Russian diplomats out of the U.S. The Biden White House announced the expulsion of 10 Russian officials from the Russian embassy in Washington D.C., and the U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned 32 individuals and entities the Biden administration linked to Russian government-directed 2020 election interference efforts.

Pentagon develops implantable microchip to detect COVID-19
Department of Defense medical researchers have developed a microchip that can detect COVID-19 after being inserted under an individual’s skin. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) — a top-secret Pentagon unit established during the Cold War — created the revolutionary technology, and revealed it during a “60 Minutes” episode on Sunday.

Independence Day Special: 10 Biblical Prophecies Fulfilled in Israel Today
On Israel’s 73rd Independence Day, a new video released by the World Mizrachi movement reveals ten living prophecies written in the Bible that are coming true today in 2021. Rabbi Doron Perez, executive chairman of the World Mizrachi Organization, breaks down the top ten Biblical prophecies that can be experienced in Israel today. Some of the prophecies mention include Ezekiel 36: But you, O mountains of Yisrael, shall yield your produce and bear your fruit for My people Yisrael, for their return is near. (Ezekiel 36:8)

Iranian official admits Israel swiped nuclear archive
An adviser to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Israel stole the country’s nuclear archive, in what appears to be the first public admission of the 2018 Mossad operation by an Iranian official. Momeen Rezaei, secretary of the Expediency Discernment Council that reports directly to the supreme leader, told Iran’s Mehr News on Wednesday that the country needs a major revamp of its security.

US envoy: resolving border talks with Israel will help crisis-hit Lebanon
The United States stands ready to facilitate maritime border talks between Lebanon and Israel that will have benefits for the crisis-hit Lebanese economy, a US envoy said on Thursday. On a visit to Beirut, Under Secretary of State David Hale blamed Lebanese leaders for failing to end a deadlock in cabinet talks to tackle the collapse, which has crashed the currency.

White House Falsely Denies Tax Hikes Won’t Increase Utility Bills
Speaking to reporters at the White House Tuesday, Press Secretary Jen Psaki was asked about whether President Biden is prepared for utility companies to raise prices as a result of a federal tax increase…MS. PSAKI: Well, I would say that there’s no reason that that is what needs to happen.

France urges citizens to leave Pakistan amid anti-French protests
France has urged all its citizens in Pakistan to leave the country temporarily amid violent anti-French protests across the country. The country’s embassy in Pakistan warned of “serious threats to French interests in Pakistan”, saying protests were increasing nationwide. Two police officers died this week in renewed clashes with protesters.

Mosul landmark mosque to be rebuilt by Egyptian architects
A group of Egyptian architects has won a competition to reconstruct Mosul’s Great Mosque of al-Nuri, four years after it was destroyed by Islamic State (IS) militants. The jihadists blew up the 12-Century mosque in June 2017 as government troops moved to recapture the city. Three years earlier, the group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi proclaimed a “caliphate” from the mosque.

Indianapolis mass shooting: Eight dead at FedEx facility
Eight people have been killed and many injured in a shooting in the US city of Indianapolis, police say. Witnesses heard several gunshots at a FedEx facility and one said he had seen a man firing an automatic weapon. The gunman, thought to have been acting alone, is reported to have killed himself. Authorities said there was no further threat to public safety.

Hours after Independence Day, Gaza militants fire rocket into south
Hours after Independence Day celebrations came to a close, militants in the Gaza Strip fired a rocket into southern Israel. Israeli military confirmed that one rocket was fired late Thursday toward the city of Sderot and landed in an open area close to Israel’s side of the border fence.

U.S. envoy: Maritime border talks with Israel will help crisis-hit Lebanon
The United States stands ready to facilitate maritime border talks between Lebanon and Israel that will have benefits for the crisis-hit Lebanese economy, a U.S. envoy said on Thursday. While pledging not to abandon U.S. interests in Lebanon…U.David Hale said on a visit to Beirut that resolving the maritime border dispute with Israel would “have potential to unlock significant economic benefits for Lebanon.”

Israeli army says it targeted ‘Hamas military sites’ in Gaza
Israeli warplanes have carried out air raids at several locations after midnight on Friday in the Gaza Strip in response to a rocket fired from the besieged Palestinian enclave that hit southern Israel. Fighter jets and attack helicopters struck a “weapons manufacturing site, a weapon smuggling tunnel and a military post” operated by Hamas, the movement which governs Gaza, the Israeli military said…

Vaccine passport starting in California 
Vaccine passport is a topic of huge controversy and one that will be met with much rebellion. California County Will Launch Digital Vaccine Passports in April 2021.

3rd-grader told to remove ‘Jesus loves me’ face mask
Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) is fighting for a third-grade girl’s right to wear a “Jesus Loves Me” face mask to public school.

Irony Abounds As Woke NBA Players Who Preach Black Lives Matter Are Selling Apparel Produced In Chinese Slave Labor Concentration Camps
In 2020, I was forced to stop watching all professional sporting events because of their endless sermonizing from the gospel of the anti-white Black Lives Matter Movement. But as it turns out, the black superstars of the NBA who endlessly cry out ‘racism’ at every turn have absolutely no problem with enriching their bank accounts from Uyghur slave labor in Chinese concentration camps. And because the dollars are flowing, nearly every, single black player in the NBA is keeping their mouth shut about China while profiting from slavery.

Tropical Storm “Surigae” intensifying on its way toward the Philippines
Tropical Storm “Surigae” — known as Bising in the Philippines — formed at 18:00 UTC on April 14, 2021, as the second named storm of the 2021 Pacific typhoon season. The storm is intensifying as it moves close to Yap on its way toward the Philippines.

April 15th, 2021: Vaccines KILL Americans while illegal aliens REPLACE them
If you want to know the real plan for mandatory vaccines and open borders, it’s not that difficult to figure out, really: Vaccines are designed to kill off Americans while open borders are designed to allow a flood of obedient third world illegals to replace them.

5,800 Fully Vaccinated Americans Have Contracted COVID-19, 74 Dead: CDC
Some 5,800 Americans have contracted COVID-19 despite being fully vaccinated against the virus that causes it, federal officials said April 15.

ENDLESS JABS: Now Pfizer And Biden White House Says People Should Prepare For Yearly Vaccine ‘Booster’ Shots In Order To Be ‘Fully Protected’ 
Regular readers of NTEB remember very well how, last year, we warned you that at some point the vaccines would be connected with a microchip. Sunday night on 60 Minutes the Pentagon let the cat out of the bag with their new DARPA vaccine microchip. We also told you, last year, that once the vaccines arrived, they would never leave. Today comes the announcement from both Big Pharma and the Biden White House that yearly vaccine ‘booster shots’ will now be necessary to be “fully protected”. Nothing like a King James Bible to clear up all the vaccine confusion.

Biden Administration CDC Director: We Need ANOTHER Lockdown
This past weekend, coronavirus cases in Michigan have once again seen a spike, the highest in the nation. Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer used this as the reasoning behind her request to the White House for more supplies for vaccinations – a request that was ultimately denied.

Hawaiian shirts are returning – but ‘people want to think twice’, says expert
The return of the Hawaiian shirt has been celebrated in the style press, as celebrities including Bill Murray, Rihanna and Sophie Turner have been seen to wear them.

Denmark Drops AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine Amid Reports of Blood Clots
Denmark became the first country in Europe to abandon use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, after the country and more than a dozen other European Union nations suspended its usage.

FCC Commissioner: Close ‘Loophole’ Allowing Chinese Telecoms to Access US Networks
Americans have come to understand the national security threat posed by China-based telecom companies, but they might be surprised to learn that equipment from the telecom firms continues to be used in U.S. networks, according to Brendan Carr, Federal Communication Commission (FCC) commissioner.

INJUSTICE: We Are Not Allowed To Know Name Of Officer Who Murdered Ashli Babbitt But Cop Who Shot Daunte Wright Is Outed In Matter Of Hours 
Ashli Babbitt was murdered when shot at point-blank range by a Capitol Hill police officer on January 6th, an investigation into her murder has just concluded and guess what? You are not allowed to know who shot her, why he shot her, or look at any of the ‘evidence’ that was used to clear the officer. Everything happened behind closed doors, and it took 3 months to wrap up in secret.

142 Fully Vaccinated People in Houston Test Positive for COVID-19
More than 140 people in Houston have tested positive for COVID-19 more than two weeks after being fully vaccinated against the virus that causes the disease, health experts in the Texas city confirmed.