Russia: Israel provided false information regarding downing of Il-20
Russia’s Defense Ministry has accused Israel of criminal negligence and misleading Moscow on downing of the Russian Ilyushin Il-20 military plane off Syria last week by providing false information about the area of the airstrike. “We believe that the blame for the tragedy of the Russian Ilyushin-20 lies entirely with the Israeli air force and those who made the decision to carry out such actions,” Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Igor Konashenkov said.
In a rare moment Israel gains UN win
A peculiar thing happened on the way to the passage of a routine anti-Israel resolution in the UN in June condemning Israel for the violence along the border fence with Gaza: Israel actually won a vote in the General Assembly. That’s right, in the General Assembly, that body of 193 nations that will formally open its 73rd session next week with its annual general debate and parade of world leaders taking the podium to address the globe’s pressing problems.
Likud MK Haskel urges Europe to invest in progressive Middle East economy
European leaders should invest in a progressive Middle Eastern economy, MK Sharren Haskel (Likud) said as she prepared to represent Israel at a major economic conference in Berlin. “European states are at a crossroads and need to decide: Either they continue to provide economic support to aggressive states, or they join the countries protecting the free world and world order,” Haskel said Friday…
Iran’s Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the US following a deadly attack on a military parade. Gunmen opened fire at Revolutionary Guard troops in the south-western city of Ahvaz on Saturday, in an attack claimed by both an anti-government Arab group, and Islamic State militants. Mr Rouhani said the “bully” US and the Gulf states it backed had enabled the attack.
Next crash will be ‘worse than the Great Depression’: experts
Ten years ago, it was too-easy credit that brought financial markets to their knees. Today, it could be a global debt of $247 trillion that causes the next crash. After a decade of escalating US household debt brought on by low wages and the national debt more than doubling over the same time frame, to $21 trillion, debt could soon put the brakes on this economic recovery, analysts warn.
Trump border wall going up in Texas
The United States was to begin construction in Texas on Saturday of part of President Donald Trump’s border wall designed to curb illegal immigration, which he calls a security threat. Running along four miles (six kilometers) of the 2,000-mile border with Mexico, the new section will replace existing fencing along the boundary between El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, US Customs and Border Protection said in a statement.
Israel sets deadline to evacuate illegal Bedouin village
Israel on Sunday told residents of Khan al-Ahmar, a Bedouin village in the West Bank slated for demolition, to clear their houses by October 1. Khan al-Ahmar consists of tin and wood shacks built on a desert hillside beside an Israeli highway that runs from Jerusalem to the Dead Sea. Israel plans to demolish the village and relocate its 180 residents to a site 12 kilometres (7 miles) away.
55 House Republicans urge Trump to allow ‘Israel’ on passports of Jerusalem-born
A letter from 55 US House of Representatives Republicans to President Donald Trump asks him to direct the State Department to allow US citizens born in Jerusalem to list Israel as their birth country on their passport.
When will it end? Florence’s floodwaters rising in Carolinas
With muddy river water still washing over entire communities on Friday, eight days after Hurricane Florence slammed into land with nearly 3 feet of rain, new evacuation orders forced residents to flee to higher ground amid a sprawling disaster that’s beginning to feel like it will never end.
Duke Energy: Dam breached at North Carolina plant; coal ash may be flowing into Cape Fear River
Floodwaters on Friday breached a dam that contains a man-made lake connected to a Duke Energy power plant in North Carolina, possibly causing coal ash to flow into the nearby Cape Fear River, the company said.
After foot-dragging, Romania pays millions to Holocaust victims
Bucharest has distributed $10 million since 2015, allowing World Jewish Restitution Organization to give extra money to 142 impoverished survivors ahead of High Holidays
Pope Francis In Poland Tells World Famous Photographer ‘I Am The Devil’ Then Laughs It Off
..His exacts words were ‘Pope John Paul II was a saint, I am the devil.” Let that sink in for a moment. The man who claims to be the ‘vicar of Christ‘, the physical embodiment of Jesus Christ on this earth, said that he was not ‘a devil’ but said that he was THE Devil. Is that funny to you?
EBOLA OUTBREAK: Disease Spreads Beyond Infection Zone, Pandemic Warning
Ebola has spread beyond the designated infection zone of the Democratic Republic of Congo’s North Kivu, with new cases springing up in Ituri province, just 31 miles from the Ugandan border.
Many Tentacles of George Soros in America in One Eye-Opening Chart
In President Trump’s first year in office George Soros has spent more on lobbyingthan during any previous year:
ORWELLIAN: Apple monitors your phone calls and emails, then calculates a “trust score” just like the communist Chinese government… it’s happening NOW, in America
If you value privacy and freedom, it may be time to ditch your iPhone (if you haven’t already). Thanks to some clever fine print, Apple is now granting itself the right to monitor users’ phone calls and emails.
*GRAPHIC* VIDEO: Iranian military parade is attacked by gunmen, 29 dead
Getting a taste of their own. Four gunmen dressed in fatigues opened fire at a military parade in southwestern Iran, killing at least 29 people. The brutal terrorist Iran’s Revolutionary Guards targeted in the Ahvaz military parade.
The Vatican Abandons 12 Million Chinese Catholics As It Announces ‘Historic Deal’ With Communist Government
China’s Communist “Party will frame the deal as the Vatican’s seal of approval to the state-run Catholic Church, at a time when Christian believers are facing a severe crackdown on their beliefs and practices.
Hillary Clinton-Backed Charity Caught Using Pedophile Symbolism
The Florence Project describes itself as a free service for unaccompanied migrant children entering the US.The organization appears to have slipped under the radar until Hillary Clinton tweeted from her official Twitter account that she was working with the Arizona based charity.
Cornell Orientation Packet Tells Students if They Are ‘Privileged’ or ‘Oppressed’
An orientation packet handed out to freshmen at Cornell University this year separates “privileged” from “oppressed” students.
CALIFORNIA: Children Can Now ‘Aid, Advise And Encourage’ Their Parents Into Killing Themselves
In the once golden state of California, children can “aid, advise and encourage” their parents into killing themselves thanks to a new bill signed into law by Jerry Brown as part of the newly-minted assisted suicide law.