International News

Theresa May: UK open to ‘different’ Russia relationship

Theresa May: UK open to ‘different’ Russia relationship

on November 20, 2018, 6:49 AM / in International News

The Guardian The prime minister will use Lord Mayor’s banquet speech to outline desire for increased cooperation with Moscow Theresa May will say the United Kingdom is open to a “different” kind of relationship with Russia following a year of deteriorating relations between the two countries. The Novichok poisonings of double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter, Yulia, by Russian intelligence agents in […]

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House Republicans object to LGBT provisions of new NAFTA trade deal

House Republicans object to LGBT provisions of new NAFTA trade deal

on November 20, 2018, 6:42 AM / in International News, National News

By Calvin Freiburger WASHINGTON, D.C., (LifeSiteNews) – Among the accomplishments President Donald Trump is most proud of is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) between the United States, Canada, and Mexico. But a group of GOP lawmakers voiced concerns over the ramifications of language about LGBT “discrimination.” At issue is Chapter 23 of the deal, under which all three countries agree […]

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Russia Seeks Help From U.S. as It Presses New Browder Charges

Russia Seeks Help From U.S. as It Presses New Browder Charges

on November 20, 2018, 6:32 AM / in International News

By Henry Meyer  |  Bloomberg Russia levied new charges against U.S.-born investor and Kremlin critic Bill Browder, stepping up a quest that has gotten little traction in the West with a call to the U.S. to investigate claims shareholders in his fund used illegal profits from Russia to fund contributions to the Democratic Party. Once one of the country’s largest foreign […]

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We Just Couldn’t Help Ourselfs…. World Toilet Day

We Just Couldn’t Help Ourselfs…. World Toilet Day

on November 19, 2018, 6:55 AM / in International News

World Toilet Day highlights global sanitation crisis KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Poor countries around the world are facing a dangerous shortage of toilets that puts millions of live at risk, according to campaigners marking World Toilet Day by urging governments and businesses to invest more in sanitation. The toilet crisis is most severe in parts of Africa and Asia facing […]

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Russian women sue National Guard for not being allowed to serve as snipers

Russian women sue National Guard for not being allowed to serve as snipers

on November 18, 2018, 6:25 AM / in International News

The demand for contract service with the National Guard among Russian women is so high that some rejected applicants even go to court after failing to get recruited as snipers or special forces troops. 20,000 females are currently serving under contract in the force, according to Major General Igor Virukhin, who oversees recruitment to the National Guard. “The demand is […]

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U.S. targets 17 Saudis with sanctions over Khashoggi’s murder

U.S. targets 17 Saudis with sanctions over Khashoggi’s murder

on November 16, 2018, 8:56 AM / in International News

The Trump administration on Thursday announced sanctions against 17 Saudi officials for their alleged involvement in the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman who was killed after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. The 17 people on the list whose assets will be frozen and who will be banned […]

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ISIS in Canada links

on November 15, 2018, 9:21 AM / in International News, National News

We have CARAVANS attacking from the south and ISIS from the North (Canada) http://www1.cbn.com/cbn-search?site=CBNNews&search_term=ISIS%20in%20Canada Search in:NEWS Showing 5980 results for “ISIS in Canada” by relevance SORT BY: RELEVANCE DATE Canada Youths Arrested for Trying to Join ISIS | CBN News Displaying 30+ Stories. World. Canada Youths Arrested for Trying to Join ISIS. 05-20-2015. Authorities in Canada have arrested … Modern-Day […]

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US officials believe former Marine captain held hostage in Syria for 6 years is still alive

US officials believe former Marine captain held hostage in Syria for 6 years is still alive

on November 15, 2018, 9:08 AM / in International News

By: Todd South  |   Marine Times Officials announced Tuesday that they believe that Marine veteran-turned journalist Austin Tice is still alive and being held hostage in Syria six years after his capture. Robert O’Brien, the special presidential envoy for hostage affairs, told reporters at the National Press Club in Washington on Tuesday that the U.S. government believes Tice is alive. “As many of you know, Austin’s case […]

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Israeli defense minister resigns, citing Hamas truce

Israeli defense minister resigns, citing Hamas truce

on November 14, 2018, 7:53 AM / in International News

Israel’s hawkish defense minister, Avigdor Lieberman, announced Wednesday that he was resigning over a cease-fire that Hamas announced Tuesday night. The news came a day after the worst outbreak of violence with the Islamist militant group, which runs the Gaza Strip, since a 50-day war in 2014. Israel did not immediately confirm that it had accepted the cease-fire, but the […]

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7 Palestinians, 1 Israeli officer die in Gaza operation

7 Palestinians, 1 Israeli officer die in Gaza operation

on November 12, 2018, 8:05 AM / in International News

Seven Palestinians and one Israeli military officer were killed Sunday in an apparent Israeli intelligence operation that went wrong in the Palestinian-controlled Gaza Strip. One of the Palestinians who died was a senior commander in the military wing of Hamas, which runs Gaza. The Israeli who died was a lieutenant colonel. Another officer was wounded. The clash, which came despite […]

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Trump, Putin plan meeting in Argentina

Trump, Putin plan meeting in Argentina

on November 12, 2018, 7:59 AM / in International News

President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin did not hold a meeting in Paris this weekend, as previously planned. Putin told RT France they decided “not to interrupt the schedule” of events commemorating the 100th anniversary of the armistice to end World War I. Yuri Ushakov, Putin’s foreign affairs adviser, told Russian state television their planned meeting was canceled at […]

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EU Resolution Demands Critics of LGBT and Islam Be Prosecuted

EU Resolution Demands Critics of LGBT and Islam Be Prosecuted

on November 10, 2018, 6:30 AM / in International News, Opinion

DUBROVNIK, Croatia — As awareness of the dangerous globalist agenda to subvert freedom and self-government grows across the Western world, totalitarians within the European Union are in such a panic that they are now openly demanding censorship of the Internet, the press, and free speech. They are also dictating to national governments that organizations they disagree with must be totally […]

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Mexico’s ruling party to propose legalizing marijuana

on November 7, 2018, 7:36 AM / in International News

Mexico’s next interior minister, Sen. Olga Sanchez, plans to propose a bill that would legalize recreational and medical marijuana use, according to documents posted on the Mexican Congress’ website on Tuesday. In the 26-page bill, Sanchez wrote that Mexico’s “objective can’t be to eradicate the consumption of a substance that’s as prevalent as cannabis is.” The legislation would mark the […]

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U.N. verifies 202 mass graves ISIS left behind in Iraq

U.N. verifies 202 mass graves ISIS left behind in Iraq

on November 6, 2018, 8:28 AM / in International News

United Nations investigators said Tuesday they had verified 202 mass graves containing between 6,000 and 12,000 bodies in Iraq dating to the three years of Islamic State control in the areas. A joint report by the U.N. mission to Iraq and the U.N. office for human rights called the graves a “legacy of [ISIS’] terror.” The graves all date from […]

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Our Votes are an Extension of Our Faith

on November 5, 2018, 4:37 PM / in International News, National News, Opinion, State News

By James Silberman Making the case for Christian engagement in the culture isn’t a difficult thing to do. Christ’s lordship is over all areas of life and that’s abundantly clear in his word. Our Creator is not to be compartmentalized. Today is November 5th, meaning tomorrow is the last day to vote in the different races for the various legislative, […]

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Russia to have permanent moon base – space chief

Russia to have permanent moon base – space chief

on November 4, 2018, 7:36 AM / in International News

Russia’s plans for moon exploration are to be updated within two weeks, but Moscow still wants to have a permanent base on its surface, the head of Russian space agency Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin said. Rogozin, who was appointed Russia’s space chief in May, announced the looming lunar changes in an interview with RIA Novosti, as he was outlining his plans […]

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U.S. charges Chinese agents in scheme to hack plane engine data

on October 31, 2018, 7:58 AM / in International News

Federal prosecutors on Tuesday unsealed charges against 10 Chinese intelligence officers and other suspects accused of trying to hack the computer systems of U.S. aviation companies in Arizona, Massachusetts, Oregon, and elsewhere. The scheme allegedly was to steal information on a turbo fan engine used in commercial jetliners. The 10 people charged sought sensitive information that Chinese firms could use […]

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Pakistan court overturns woman’s death penalty conviction for blasphemy

on October 31, 2018, 7:56 AM / in International News

Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the conviction of a Christian woman, Asia Bibi, who had been sentenced to hang on blasphemy charges. Bibi spent eight years on death row after being found guilty in 2010 of defiling the name of the Prophet Muhammed in an argument with Muslim colleagues who refused to drink from a bucket of water she […]

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UK Was Aware of Saudi Plot Against Khashoggi Weeks in Advance: Report

on October 30, 2018, 7:40 AM / in International News, Opinion

This article was originally published by “TeleSur“ Information Clearing House –  Saudi Arabia told the U.K. about their plan of abducting Khashoggi three weeks before the incident took place. The MI6 warned them against carrying out the said operation. The murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi was about to disclose details of Saudi Arabia’s use of chemical weapons in Yemen when he was killed, as […]

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How The New USMCA Affects Small Ecommerce Businesses

on October 30, 2018, 7:35 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

By eBay At the end of September the U.S., Mexico, and Canada announced agreement on a new trade deal, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA. If passed, this new agreement would replace the 25 year old North American Free Trade Agreement(NAFTA). While free trade between these three countries is important for ecommerce, the USMCA misses an opportunity to improve cross border trade for […]

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