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Looking the Wrong Way on Iran


By:  @community, 22 hours ago
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Looking the Wrong Way on Iran by Shoshana Bryen, Gatestone Institute, June 27, 2017 The chief of the Qods Force of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), Qassem Soleimani, has been seen several times in Iraq, most recently near the Syrian border, an indication that Iran has bigger plans than the liberation of Mosul. (Image source: Mahmoud Hosseini/Wikimedia Commons) We have been looking in the wrong direction. While the West was hoping temporarily to check Iran's nuclear... 
 
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Violence against Women: Some Inconvenient Data for the Corrupt UN


By:  @community, 14 hours ago
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Latest By:  @enoch, 12 hours ago

Violence against Women: Some Inconvenient Data for the Corrupt UN by Burak Bekdil, Gatestone Institute, June 28, 2017 The 56th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women, in the hall of the United Nations General Assembly, February 27, 2012. (Image source: UN Women/Ryan Brown) The United Nations panels lovingly practice hypocrisy all the time. In 2016, a UN debate revolved around the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), which voted to blame Israel for Palestinian domestic... 
 
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Palestinians: Why Abbas Cannot Stop Funding Terrorists


By:  @community, 2 days ago
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Latest By:  @jonathan-p, yesterday

Palestinians: Why Abbas Cannot Stop Funding Terrorists by Bassam Tawil, Gatestone Institute, June 26, 2017 In his recent meeting with US presidential envoys Jason Greenblatt (left) and Jared Kushner (center) in Ramallah, an enraged Mahmoud Abbas (right) rejected their demand that he halt payments to terrorists and their families. (Photo by Thaer Ghanaim/PPO via Getty Images) For the record, this is not a defense of Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas or of funding... 
 
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White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack


By:  @randy, 2 days ago
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  From Associated Press June 27, 2017 4:28 AM EST   WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has issued a stern warning to Syrian President Bashar Assad, claiming "potential" evidence that Syria was preparing for another chemical weapons attack. In an ominous statement issued late Monday with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the U.S. had "identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime... 
 
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Sweden on the Brink of CIVIL WAR, National Police Chief: “HELP US, HELP US!” By Nicolai Sennels, Jihad Watch, June 25 2017 Sweden is being torn to pieces by Muslim immigrants and refugees. Law enforcement is crying out for help, and it is only a question of time before the country will need military intervention from abroad in order to avoid a humanitarian catastrophe. (Photo: Sweden’s National police chief, Dan Eliasson) A leaked report concludes that the number of lawless... 
 
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Europe Surrenders to Radical Islam


By:  @community, 4 days ago
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Europe Surrenders to Radical Islam by Dr. Guy Millière, Gatestone Institute, June 24, 2017 The most famous of Britain's radical Islamic preachers, Anjem Choudary (pictured holding the microphone), was recently sentenced to five years and six months in prison for his open support of the Islamic State, but hundreds of imams throughout the country continue similar work. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) London, June 5, 2017. A minute of silence is held at Potters Field Park, next... 
 
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Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP, are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time when Russia has been accused of a growing number of cyber attacks on the West, a Reuters investigation has found. Russian authorities are asking Western tech companies to allow them to review source code for security products such as firewalls, anti-virus applications and software containing encryption before permitting the... 
 
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NETANYAHU WINS HEADLINE SPAT WITH BBC OVER JERUSALEM STABBING


By:  @community, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @pj, one week ago

NETANYAHU WINS HEADLINE SPAT WITH BBC OVER JERUSALEM STABBING BY JOY BERNARD, Jerusalem Post, JUNE 17, 2017 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu demanded that the BBC change the headline it used to describe Friday's lethal attack. The MFA also bashed the channel for 'biased' coverage. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to reproach the BBC after the British news channel released what the premier deemed to be a biased report describing Friday's terror... 
 
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JERUSALEM STABBING: ISIS CLAIMS FIRST DEADLY ATTACK IN ISRAEL


By:  @community, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @community, 2 weeks ago

The Islamic State militant group (ISIS) claimed a deadly attack in Israel for the first time Friday, after three Palestinian men stabbed and killed an Israeli police officer in Jerusalem. The attack took place in two adjacent areas near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City. At one, a Palestinian fatally stabbed policewoman 23-year-old Hadas Malka. A short distance away, two Palestinians opened fire and tried to stab a group of Israeli police officers. Police shot them dead. “With... 
 
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Fire engulfs Grenfell tower block in west London


By:  @randy, 2 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @randy, 2 weeks ago

A huge fire has engulfed a tower block in Latimer Road, west London, with eyewitnesses claiming people are trapped in their homes. The fire at Grenfell Tower on the Lancaster West Estate was reported at 01:16 BST and about 200 firefighters are tackling the blaze. The Met Police said people were being treated for "a range of injuries". The BBC's Andy Moore said the whole tower block was alight and there are fears the building might collapse. London Fire Brigade sent 40 fire... 
 
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Attorneys general for the District of Columbia and the state of Maryland sued President Trump on Monday, alleging that he has violated anti-corruption clauses in the Constitution by accepting millions in payments and benefits from foreign governments since moving into the White House.   ~LINK~  
 
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The world situation change can cause the world war or not


By:  @twist-su, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @twist-su, 2 weeks ago

The world  situation  is slowly changing. China more strong than before and it will  break through the first island chain. At this process , it can't avoid conflict. It will cause the world war or not. Would you please post your view here?Thank you.  
 
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Macron wants to poach top science talent from America #MakeOurPlanetGreatAgain isn’t just a hashtag now. It’s a site. makeourplanetgreatagain.fr Screenshot  French President Emmanuel Macron doesn’t kid around. Last week, the newly minted French leader delivered a bruising rebuke of Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris accord in a televised address. And in a jab at just how backward US climate politics have become, he invited American climate researchers to move... 
 
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UNRWA SHOULD BE DISMANTLED, NETANYAHU TOLD NIKKI HALEY


By:  @community, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @bob-nelson, 2 weeks ago

UNRWA SHOULD BE DISMANTLED, NETANYAHU TOLD NIKKI HALEY BY JPOST.COM STAFF, Jerusalem Post, JUNE 11, 2017 Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Sunday that he had told US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley during her visit last week that the United Nations should consider shutting down operations of its Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA). Netanyahu's remarks came after UNRWA faced backlash over the weekend after the body announced discovering... 
 
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The president seems to be willing to throw Qatar         — and the credibility of his diplomats                — under the bus Getty Images President Donald Trump doubled down on his war of words with one of America's top Middle East allies, publicly undercutting one of his own senior aides and potentially threatening the future of a vital US military base. At a press conference with the president of Romania on Friday, President Trump slammed the country of Qatar, which... 
 
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Electoral Disaster Looming For British Prime Minister Theresa May


By:  @johnrussell, 3 weeks ago
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Latest By:  @foul-e-lujah, 3 weeks ago

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-election-idUSKBN18Z2UQ   Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party will fail to win a parliamentary majority in Britain's election, according to an exit poll on Thursday, a shock result that would plunge domestic politics into turmoil and could delay Brexit talks. The exit poll predicted May's party would not win a majority of the 650 seats in parliament to take office alone, meaning she would have to form a coalition or... 
 
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http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/05/16/russian-orthodox-leader-sprays-holy-water-on-government-computers-to-stop-wannacry-attack/ Over the weekend, the WannaCry ransomware attack targeted Microsoft Windows systems across the globe, even disrupting hospitals in Britain. But Russia won’t have to worry about anything like that happening because the Orthodox Church’s Patriarch Kirill apparently visited the Ministry of Internal Affairs and sprayed holy water on the... 
 
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TRumps Visit To The Vatican


By:  @aeonpax, one month ago
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Latest By:  @randy, one month ago

A very short comment;   http://www.ourgifs.com/2017/05/GIF-9943-446.html  
 
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Trump Gets 'Chilly Reception' From European Leaders


By:  @randy, one month ago
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US President Donald Trump speaks as NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg looks on during a ceremony at NATO headquarters at the NATO summit in Brussels on Thursday.   (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)   By Michael Harthorne ,  Newser Staff Posted May 25, 2017 12:26 PM CDT   The president criticized NATO allies directly during speech   (Newser) – President Trump chided NATO leaders to their faces Thursday for "chronic underpayments" to the... 
 
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Write a letter to terrorists! Children told to ‘respect’ killers in new teaching aid By Jon Coates, Express, May 28, 2017 A NEW teaching aid that recommends schoolchildren as young as seven “write a letter to a terrorist” to help understand their motives has been condemned as “dangerous and misguided”. New teaching aid that recommends schoolchildren as young as seven 'write a letter to a terrorist' The book, Talking About Terrorism, published weeks before the Manchester Arena... 
 
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Ben & Jerry's Makes Unusual Rule to Back Gay Marriage


By:  @randy, one month ago
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In a video posted to Twitter, the company wrote: "We’re banning any same-flavour love in the fight for #marriageequality! Join us by signing petition to get Australia moving." In Australia, you can't get 'same-flavor' servings until same-sex marriage is legal By Gina Carey ,  Newser Staff Posted May 27, 2017 2:00 PM CDT   Newser) – "Love comes in all flavours," says socially active ice cream giant Ben & Jerry's, which is putting their scoops where their... 
 
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Our Ugly American / Narcissist in-chief  went to a diplomatic conference and pushed past a European diplomat so he could get to the front of the group and pose for the cameras.   President Trump put his hands on the prime minister of Montenegro and move him aside so his Trumpness could take his "rightful" place in the front of the group.  He even preens at the end of it.  [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="Iimj0j4NYME"] USA ! USA! USA!... 
 
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Trump told the Philippine president that he’s doing a “great job” killing drug dealers Trump continues to be at ease endorsing the country’s brutal campaign. Updated by  Zeeshan Aleem @ZeeshanAleem zeeshan.aleem@vox.com    May 24, 2017, 12:20pm EDT   https://www.vox.com/world/2017/5/24/15684656/trump-philippines-duterte-drugs Getty Images Most American presidents wouldn’t heap praise on a foreign leader for spearheading... 
 
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Trump Visits Holocaust Museum In Israel


By:  @johnrussell, one month ago
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Latest By:  @community, one month ago

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/trump-amazing-time-friends-holocaust-museum-article-1.3188896   President Trump had a grand old time at an Israeli Holocaust museum. On his second day touring the Jewish holy land, Trump stopped by the Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem and left a note celebrating the “amazing” time he had there with his "friends." “It is a great honor to be here with all of my friends — so amazing and will never forget!” Trump scrawled in... 
 
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GAZANS TIE UP TRUMP EFFIGY IN ARMED DEMONSTRATION


By:  @community, one month ago
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Latest By:  @johnrussell, one month ago

GAZANS TIE UP TRUMP EFFIGY IN ARMED DEMONSTRATION BY YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA, JPOST.COM STAFF, Jerusalem Post, MAY 23, 2017   Thousands of PFLP-affiliated demonstrators in the Gaza Strip protested Trump's visit to Bethlehem on Tuesday. Armed men point machine guns at effigy of Donald Trump in Gaza protest, May 23 2017.. (photo credit:ARAB MEDIA) Thousands of supporters of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) in Gaza protested US President Donald Trump's... 
 
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