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UK-China trade bromance a blow to White House

UK-China trade bromance a blow to White House

on March 13, 2015, 6:55 AM / in International News

By Charles Riley U.S. efforts to counter China’s growing influence in Asia have been dealt a blow by Britain’s decision to join a new China-led financial institution modeled on the World Bank. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne said Thursday that the U.K. has applied to join the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). If accepted, Britain would be the first […]

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Boko Haram / What’s in an Oath

Boko Haram / What’s in an Oath

on March 13, 2015, 6:46 AM / in International News

By Kyle Shideler  / Washington Times In response to the fact that Nigerian terror group Boko Haram has sworn allegiance to Islamic States, analysts have primarily seized on what benefit Boko Haram is expected to get out of it, and whether the Nigerian insurgency needed a “propaganda” boost, at a time when they are facing a coalition of African states […]

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10 Things You Should Know about Yesterday; March 9 2015 Edition

10 Things You Should Know about Yesterday; March 9 2015 Edition

on March 9, 2015, 7:46 AM / in International News, National News

1. Thousands mark 50th anniversary of ‘Bloody Sunday’ march in Selma President Barack Obama spoke in Selma, Alabama, on Saturday afternoon, paying tribute to some 600 peaceful protesters who were attacked by state troopers while marching for voting rights 50 years ago this weekend. “If Selma taught us anything, it’s that our work is never done,” Obama said, adding, “the […]

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A military offensive by troops from Chad and Niger has retaken the northeastern Nigerian town of Damasak

A military offensive by troops from Chad and Niger has retaken the northeastern Nigerian town of Damasak

on March 9, 2015, 6:48 AM / in International News

  N’Djamena (AFP) – A military offensive by troops from Chad and Niger has retaken the northeastern Nigerian town of Damasak and left some 200 Islamists dead, a Chadian security source said Monday. Boko Haram had held the town near the Niger border since November. Ten Chadian soldiers were killed and 20 wounded in the offensive that began on Sunday, […]

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Air strikes on IS-run refineries in Syria kill 30: monitor

Air strikes on IS-run refineries in Syria kill 30: monitor

on March 9, 2015, 6:46 AM / in International News

  Beirut (AFP) – US-led coalition air strikes on oil refineries run by the Islamic State group in northern Syria killed 30 people, mostly jihadists, a monitoring group said on Monday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said coalition warplanes launched two strikes Sunday on oil facilities in Raqa province, a stronghold of the extremist group which borders Turkey. Since […]

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Wrong to ban Racism

on March 8, 2015, 8:31 AM / in International News, Opinion

From Glenn Reynolds we have this question….. DO TELL: We were wrong to try to ban racism out of existence, says former equality chief. A former equality chief has branded his years working to stamp out racial discrimination as ‘utterly wrong’. Writer and broadcaster Trevor Phillips said efforts made under the Blair government turned anti-racism into an ‘ugly new doctrine’. […]

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10 Things You Need to Know About Yesterday; March 5 2015

10 Things You Need to Know About Yesterday; March 5 2015

on March 5, 2015, 8:09 AM / in International News, National News

1. U.S. ambassador to South Korea injured in knife attack A leftist activist slashed U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert with a knife early Thursday during a breakfast seminar in Seoul. Lippert was rushed to a hospital bleeding profusely with wounds to his face and wrist. The alleged assailant, 55-year-old Kim Ki-Jong, was apprehended. Kim told reporters that he […]

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EU high court hands Britain win over European Central Bank

on March 4, 2015, 6:02 AM / in International News

A European Union high court has handed Britain and its London financial hub a victory by ruling against a European Central Bank decision that would have forced financial institutions clearing trades in euros to be based in the eurozone. So-called clearing houses ensure financial contracts such as futures are honored, reducing risk for traders. In its role as financial overseer, […]

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Agenda 21

Agenda 21

on March 3, 2015, 6:53 AM / in International News, National News

By MORPHcity Agenda 21 is Sustainable Development, and was created through the United Nations. It is the blueprint for depopulation and total control, under the banner of saving the environment.  It is like the head of a beast that has thousands of tentacles, originating from the United Nations. The 3 primary tools that are used are: Man-made global warming Water […]

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Agenda 21: The BLM Land Grabbing Endgame

Agenda 21: The BLM Land Grabbing Endgame

on March 3, 2015, 6:49 AM / in International News

by Michael Snyder  /  The Truth Why is the federal government so obsessed with grabbing more land?  After all, the federal government already owns more than 40 percent of the land in 9 different U.S. states.  Why are federal bureaucrats so determined to grab even more?  Well, the truth is that this all becomes much clearer once you understand that […]

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10 things you need to know today about yesterday: March 2, 2015 Edition

10 things you need to know today about yesterday: March 2, 2015 Edition

on March 2, 2015, 9:19 AM / in International News, National News

1. Netanyahu arrives ahead of controversial address to Congress Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu traveled to the United States on Sunday ahead of a Tuesday address to Congress on Iran. Netanyahu was invited by GOP leaders in Congress who share his opposition to the Obama administration’s attempt to negotiate a deal with Iran to curb its controversial nuclear program. National […]

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The Crucifixion of Dr. Willie Soon

The Crucifixion of Dr. Willie Soon

on March 2, 2015, 8:27 AM / in International News, National News

Thanks to Sue for the update By: Joseph L. Bast and Joseph A. Morris In recent weeks, Dr. Wei-Hock “Willie” Soon, a distinguished solar astrophysicist, coauthored with Christopher Monckton, Matt Briggs, and David Legates an important work of original scholarship in the Science Bulletin (previously titled Chinese Science Bulletin), a publication of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. The article reveals what appears to be […]

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Jihadists Try to Capture Young Christian Girl – But She Had a Machine Gun

on March 2, 2015, 8:23 AM / in International News

By Walid Shoebat   /  Freedom Outpost Speaking in his ancient language, the Aramaic, the language of Jesus, this unnamed Assyrian fighter gives his testimony about what happened in that fateful day when ISIS entered the Assyrian Christian villages at the banks of the Khabur river near Hasaka. He speaks of valiancy and how they fought against all odds. We thought […]

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The Betrayal Papers: In Plain Sight – A National Security Smoking Gun

The Betrayal Papers: In Plain Sight – A National Security Smoking Gun

on February 27, 2015, 8:43 AM / in International News, National News

By Coalition of Concerned Citizens   /  Freedom Outpost The first article of the Betrayal Papers asserted that the Muslim Brotherhood was not only influential in the United States government, but in fact dominated the administration of President Barack Hussein Obama. This article will name several key people who were or are in the Obama administration and who have various, documented […]

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UN Climate Boss Resigns in Scandal, Says Mission Is “Religion”

UN Climate Boss Resigns in Scandal, Says Mission Is “Religion”

on February 26, 2015, 7:28 AM / in International News

  As if to confirm the widespread view among skeptics of man-made climate-change theories that global-warming alarmism is akin to a religious cult, United Nations “climate science” boss Rajendra K. Pachauri admitted in his resignation letter this week that his crusade to purportedly save the planet from CO2 is more than just a mission — it is his “religion.” The […]

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ISIS Executioner ‘Jihadi John’ Is Named as Mohammed Emwazi

ISIS Executioner ‘Jihadi John’ Is Named as Mohammed Emwazi

on February 26, 2015, 6:34 AM / in International News

NBC News London LONDON — The identity of the masked executioner clutching a knife in ISIS beheading propaganda videos was revealed on Thursday. A U.S. intelligence official confirmed to NBC News that a Londoner named Mohammed Emwazi is the person known as “Jihadi John” in the ISIS videos. The militant’s identity was first reported by The Washington Post, which cited […]

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10 Things You Need To Know About Yesterday, February 24 2015 Edition

10 Things You Need To Know About Yesterday, February 24 2015 Edition

on February 24, 2015, 7:38 AM / in International News, National News

1. Homeland Security bill blocked in the Senate The Senate on Monday failed to pass the $40 billion funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security for the fourth time. The Republican-controlled House has passed the bill, but Senate Democrats blocked it over provisions that would defund President Barack Obama’s executive orders on immigration. Funding for Homeland Security expires at […]

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Iraqi Army Downs 2 UK Planes Carrying Weapons for ISIL

Iraqi Army Downs 2 UK Planes Carrying Weapons for ISIL

on February 24, 2015, 7:19 AM / in International News

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraq’s army has shot down two British planes as they were carrying weapons for the ISIL terrorists in Al-Anbar province, a senior lawmaker disclosed on Monday. “The Iraqi Parliament’s National Security and Defense Committee has access to the photos of both planes that are British and have crashed while they were carrying weapons for the ISIL,” Head of […]

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Bomb attacks hit Iran envoy’s Tripoli residence

Bomb attacks hit Iran envoy’s Tripoli residence

on February 22, 2015, 8:42 AM / in International News

  Tripoli (AFP) – Two bombs struck the empty residence of the Iranian ambassador in the Libyan capital on Sunday, security officials said, but nobody was hurt. The attack was the latest to target a diplomatic mission in Tripoli, where most embassies have been shut since summer 2014 as militias battled for control of the city. There was no immediate […]

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Obama begins sales pitch on trade to wary U.S. public

Obama begins sales pitch on trade to wary U.S. public

on February 22, 2015, 8:30 AM / in International News, National News

By Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama on Saturday began a broad sales pitch to the U.S. public about the merits of free trade deals, an area in which he faces stiff resistance from many in his own Democratic party. Obama has said he wants to work with Congressional Republicans to finalize the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade […]

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