14 Apr 2024

Israeli officials say 99% of Iran’s fire intercepted
Sirens heard in Israel’s north in the Negev Desert cities, Jerusalem and its surrounding, and parts of the northern West Bank as Iranian drones, missiles reach Israel. Magen David Adom says they have a report of one injury in a Bedouin town in the Negev. A Senior U.S. official told ABC News that there were 400 to 500 drones in the first wave of the Iranian strike.

Massive downpour, lightning kill 26 in Pakistan
At least 26 people were killed and several others injured after massive rains and lightning struck parts of northeast and southwest Pakistan over the past 24 hours, provincial rescue officials said on Saturday.

Iranian attack begins, sirens across Israel
For the first time in the State of Israel’s history, Iran has begun a direct attack on Israel, launching dozens of UAVs toward the Jewish state. At 1:43 a.m. Israel time, sirens began to wail in the central Negev region, shortly followed by other regions across the country including the Jerusalem and Dead Sea areas, Golan Heights, Gush Etzion, Hebron, and Samaria

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Iran launches over 100 drones against Israel
The flight time for a ballistic missile from Iran is 10 minutes, a jet cruise missile takes 2 hours and the flight time for a UAV from Iran is 9 hours. Israel has already begun intercepting drones over Syria and Jordan. Iran’s defense minister has issued warning against that countries that open their airspace to Israel to intercept the drones will be targeted.

US says it will stand with Israel as Iran begins airborne attack
Iran has begun an airborne attack against Israel, White House National Security Council spokesperson Adrienne Watson said on Saturday. “This attack is likely to unfold over a number of hours. President Biden has been clear: our support for Israel’s security is ironclad. The United States will stand with the people of Israel and support their defense against these threats from Iran,” Watson said in a statement.

China, North Korea agree to boost ‘traditional’ ties amid heightened tensions on Korean Peninsula
Kim Jong Un and China’s top legislator Zhao Leji met on Saturday in Pyongyang, and vowed to deepen bilateral ties amid heightened tensions in the Korean Peninsula, Chinese state news agency Xinhua reported. Kim said Pyongyang is willing to “deepen traditional friendship and write a new chapter” in ties. He observed that bilateral ties are “constantly developing to a new and higher stage in accordance with the requirements of the new era,” adding that it is North Korea’s “unswerving policy” to further deepen their ties.

IDF states they are ‘ready to fulfill’ mission after Iran launches ‘killer’ drones
“We are closely monitoring Iranian killer drones that are en-route to Israel sent by Iran,” he said. “This is a severe and dangerous escalation. Our defensive and offensive capabilities are at the highest level of readiness ahead of this large- scale attack from Iran.”

Iran launches drones towards Israel weeks after deadly Syria consulate strike
Iran launched drones from its own territory toward Israel late Saturday, days after its Supreme Leader warned it would hit back in response to an airstrike on the Iranian consulate in Syria that left several generals dead. Earlier Saturday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel had for weeks “been preparing for the possibility of a direct attack from Iran.” The Prime Minister said Israel’s “air defenses are deployed, we are ready for any scenario, both in attack and in defense.”

US president to return Washington amid tension in Middle East
Biden will return to Washington on Saturday afternoon to consult with his team amid heightened tensions between Iran and Israel. “The President is returning to the White House this afternoon to consult with his national security team about events in the Middle East,” the White House said. Biden cut short his weekend trip to Delaware, it added.

Iran has launched drones toward Israel, says IDF spokesperson
Iran has launched drones toward Israel, Israel Defense Forces spokesperson Daniel Hagari announced, amid fears of a regional escalation following an apparent Israeli attack on an Iranian embassy complex in Syria last week. “We are following the threat in the airspace. It’s a threat that will take a number of hours to arrive in Israel,” Hagari said late on Saturday local time.

Texas to Wisconsin in target zone for new round of severe weather next week
The FOX Forecast Center is tracking the evolution of a classic springtime storm system that could trigger a multi-day severe weather outbreak during the start of the workweek.

Where cicadas will be found this year 
Some of the nation’s top bug experts are warning that the coming months may be less peaceful than residents trying to get a good night’s sleep would like, as two groups of periodical cicadas emerge from the ground with their sometimes-deafening shriek

UPDATE: 7 Dead in Sydney Mall Mass Stabbing Attack Including Mother of 9-month-old Baby – Policewoman Shoots Him Dead – Authorities Say They Are ‘Unsure of Motive’
A mass stabbing took place on Saturday at the Westfield Shopping Centre in Bondi Junction in Sydney, Australia on Saturday. The terrorist murdered seven people, including at least five women and one man, in the deadly attack. Authorities say they are unsure of the killer’s motive.

Fighter jets strike Hezbollah compounds in southern Lebanon
After over 40 rocket launches from Lebanon crossed into Israeli territory on Friday, the IDF responded by striking the sources of fire, the military stated. Hezbollah claimed responsibility for the launches. No injuries were reported in Israel as a result of the rocket fire.

“We Will Overcome All of Our Enemies!” – BREAKING: Israel Retaliates to Iran Missile Attacks! – Netanyahu Releases Statement – 3 Iran Drones Hit Inside Kermanshah, Iran
For decades Iran has promised to “wipe Israel off the map.” Today the Iranian regime launched a series of aerial attacks on Israel from Iranian soil. This was an unprecedented attack. Israel vowed to retailiate. Iran officially launched a massive drone attack against Israel, a development that could spark an all-out war and draw in more countries.

Iranian Commandos Seize Israeli-Linked Cargo Ship in the Strait of Hormuz
While the whole world looks to the sky in anxious anticipation of the expected Iranian retaliation against Israel for the strike on its Damascus embassy, trouble started in the waters of the Strait of Hormuz.

Mystery as Underwater Anomaly Larger Than Texas Spotted off African Coast
wave anomaly captured by a weather-mapping system sparked a global mystery this week—with some internet sleuths even claiming it proves the existence of aliens.

Biden Admin Targets Lightbulbs as Part of Climate Agenda
The Biden administration is now taking aim at lightbulbs as part of its climate agenda, announcing Friday new efficiency standards that will “slash harmful greenhouse gas pollution” and set levels that can only be met by LED bulbs.

Planned Parenthood ordered to turn over gender transitions on minors documents in Missouri 
Today, Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey released the following statement after he obtained a court order from St. Louis City Circuit Court forcing Planned Parenthood-St. Louis to hand over documents exposing gender transition interventions performed on children:

In A World Encased In Violence, Prophecy Is The Stabiliser Of Our Faith 
As we open the daily news, there is one action that is guaranteed to be reported: violence. No matter which country you live in, violence is a fact of everyday life and is only growing worse. I am sure I am not alone when I say that most days, I lift my eyes to the heavens and ask, “How long, o Lord, how long?”

Bill Gates and the UN impose their digital IDs on Sierra Leoneans
The West African nation of Sierra Leone is at full throttle with its digital transformation efforts, and its MOSIP-based foundational identity system is the nucleus of this project. The Modular Open Source Identity Platform (“MOSIP”) is a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation initiative that provides a platform on which all countries can build their own digital ID system “for free.”

New York City Council Opens Meeting by Praising Allah as the Supreme Lord of the World
The New York City Council opened its Thursday meeting with an invocation praising Allah, recognized in Islam as the supreme deity.