Monday, September 25, 2017

IS attack against Iran maybe Trump’s “strategy” — US Rep. congressman

Iranian news network PressTV said on Saturday citing a US congressman to have said that a recent deadly attack by Daesh Takfiri terrorists against Iranian people may be American President Donald Trump's "strategy." https://youtu.be/3vD1pJR98dA According to PressTV, Republican Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, 69, who is a member...

Trump says he’s ‘100%’ willing to testify under oath in Russia investigation

A day after James Comey accused him of lying, President Trump returned the favor Friday and said he is "100%" willing to testify under oath to dispute the ex-FBI director's claims that Trump urged him to drop an investigation of former national security adviser...

100 million years old baby bird found in Myanmar

Scientists in Myanmar found a piece of amber containing a baby bird that is dated to be 100 million years old! You can clearly see the wings and feet, and is incredibly preserved that even the skin tissues are observable. https://youtu.be/qwlrj6Ju-W0

Hezbollah warns to strike US in Syria over ‘red lines’

The Syrian government's allies will strike at American positions inside Syria if it crosses any "red lines," Hezbollah warned on Wednesday. The Lebanese militant group, a close ally to the Syrian government, issued the threat via its military media arm — one day after American...

World most famous leaders as refugees

Ever wondered what President Trump would look like as a refugee? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pGT4ca3_1Y

Gunfire and bomb attack in Turkey leaving 1 killed, 4 hurt

Two suspected Kurdish militias on Friday opened fire on a car belonging to a local mayor, then blew up their vehicle near a military police station in southeast Turkey, officials said. One person was killed and four people were wounded in the attacks and one...

Qatar history of supporting terrorism on a high level — Trump

Qatar has history of supporting terrorism on a high level. "Stop funding, stop teaching hate, and stop the killing," US President Donald Trump said Friday during a news conference with the Romanian president after alleging that Doha has propped up Islamist extremists. "No more funding," Trump...

US-led strike in Syria’s Deir Ezzor hospital killed 8 including 5 medical staff – monitor

Eight citizens including five persons of a medical staff were killed as a result of bombing by International Coalition at the night of Thursday the 8th of June 2017, documented the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.  The warplanes targeted an area of a field hospital...

Syrian artist Abdalla Al Omari painting Trump as a refugee

Syrian artist Abdalla Al Omari is painting world leaders in an unexpected light: as refugees. HuffPost wrote: In “The Vulnerability Series,” Omari depicts President Donald Trump as an exhausted refugee, with a sleeping pad on his back and a child in his arms. The rest of...

Military alliance support of Assad threatens to hit US in Syria

A military alliance fighting in support of President Bashar Al-Assad today threatened to hit US positions in Syria, warning its “self-restraint” over US airstrikes would end if Washington crossed “red lines”. The threat marks an escalation of tensions between the United States and the Syrian...

US-led coalition conducted a 3rd strike against pro-regime forces in Syria

According to CNN National Security Reporter Bryan Browne, officials say US-led coalition conducted a 3rd strike Thursday against pro-regime forces in deconfliciton zone near At Tanf, Syria.  On May 18, the US-led coalition struck pro-Assad fighters near the town of al-Tanf in the area of...

WHO: There are more than 100,000 cholera cases in Yemen in past month

More than 100,000 cholera cases in Yemen in past month, AFP news agency reported on Wednesday citing World Health Organization.  According to agency, a cholera outbreak of more than 100,000 cases has erupted in war-ravaged Yemen, killing nearly 800 people, in just over a month,...

More than 70 killed in attack on military base in Somalia

More than 70 people have been killed in attack by al-Shabab on military base in Somalia, reported Associated Press on Wednesday.  Shahada News Agency, a media unit of al-Qaeda’s (AQ) branch in Somalia, the Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement, reported that over 130 soldiers were killed and...

NSA leaker Winner should be freed on bail — Snowden

NSA leaker Edward Snowden on Tuesday said the law allowing the jailing of a woman accused of leaking Top Secret documents to a news website is a threat to a free press. Snowden, who is living in Russia and has avoided prosecution in the United...

Julian Assange and the War on The Intercept

Julian Assange told The Daily Beast he holds reporters—not just the Trump administration—responsible for the arrest of a U.S. intelligence contractor charged with leaking classified information. On Monday, the Justice Department said Reality Winner, a 25-year-old National Security Agency contractor, sent top secret information to...

Assange on the DC leak war

This week Co-Founder of WikiLeaks Julian Assange discusses the War of Leaks in DC, who has the best secret security forces around the world, and how the public largely benefits from transparency and sharing of information. Porter and Buck have a debate on what constitutes...

Facebook has launched an initiative aimed at helping save lives in emergencies

Disaster maps will reflect the movements and location of people before, during and after disasters to help aid agencies work out where they should deliver food, water and medical supplies, the social media network said. https://www.facebook.com/zuck/videos/10103779676719351/

‘He is a good guy’ — Ex-FBI Comey confirms Trump told him to ‘let Flynn probe go’

Fired FBI director James Comey confirmed in a statement Wednesday that US President Donald Trump urged him to drop an investigation into his former national security advisor Michael Flynn, then under scrutiny for his Russia contacts. "I hope you can see your way clear to...

Trump will nominate Christopher A. Wray to be new FBI director

President Donald Trump says he'll nominate a former Justice Department official as FBI director, CNBC news reported on Wednesday.  Trump's tweets that his choice — lawyer Christopher Wray — is "a man of impeccable credentials." https://twitter.com/realdonaldtrump/status/872419018799550464 Wray emerged from a list of former prosecutors, politicians and law...

Myanmar military plane carrying 116 missing: army chief

Myanmar military plane carrying 116 missing: army chief, airport source told AFP news agency on Wednesday.  ______ LATEST The wreckage of a crashed Myanmar military plane was found entangled with a fishing net under sea off the country's southern coast, the Office of the Commander-in-Chief of the...

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