International News

Poland seeks Minnesota man’s arrest on WWII war crime allegations

Poland seeks Minnesota man’s arrest on WWII war crime allegations

on March 14, 2017, 8:26 AM / in International News, National News

Polish prosecutors said Monday that they were seeking the arrest of a Minnesota man, Michael Karkoc, accusing him of ordering the killing of 44 civilians as a Nazi commander in World War II. Prosecutor Robert Janicki said evidence collected during an investigation that spanned years confirmed Karkoc’s identity “100 percent,” although the 98-year-old’s family denied he had ever committed war […]

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Diplomatic fight between Turkey and the Netherlands escalates

Diplomatic fight between Turkey and the Netherlands escalates

on March 14, 2017, 8:24 AM / in International News

Turkey suspended high-level diplomatic relations with the Netherlands on Monday, escalating a dispute that began when Turkey’s foreign minister was denied permission to visit the Netherlands for a political rally. Turkey said it would not permit the return of the Dutch ambassador to Turkey, and Turkey’s foreign minister, Mevlut Cavusoglu, demanded to know why the Dutch government refused to let […]

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U.K. Parliament clears government to start Brexit process

U.K. Parliament clears government to start Brexit process

on March 14, 2017, 8:20 AM / in International News

The U.K.’s Parliament on Monday gave the government of Prime Minister Theresa May authority to start formal negotiations on the country’s departure from the European Union, with no further input from lawmakers. Voters approved the move in a 2016 referendum. David Davis, the Cabinet minister responsible for negotiating Brexit, said lawmakers agreed “to get on with the job of leaving […]

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Ka-52 attack helicopter deliveries to Egypt to begin in 2017

Ka-52 attack helicopter deliveries to Egypt to begin in 2017

on March 14, 2017, 7:43 AM / in International News

BY: DOMINIC PERRY Russian Helicopters is on track to deliver this year the first examples of the Kamov Ka-52 attack rotorcraft to export customer Egypt. Parent company Rostec confirms that the first of an eventual 46 Alligators will be handed over to Cairo this year. Dating from an order revealed in December 2015, the helicopters will operate from a pair […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Guatemala Court Removes Official Who Supports Trump’s Immigration Policies

EXCLUSIVE: Guatemala Court Removes Official Who Supports Trump’s Immigration Policies

on March 14, 2017, 6:58 AM / in International News

By RICHARD POLLOCK  /  The Daily Caller Guatemala is facing a potential constitutional crisis as one of the country’s most politicized courts nullified the congressional appointment of an outspoken Guatemalan who supports the Trump administration’s immigration policies, The Daily Caller News Foundation has learned. Unión Nacional de la Esperanza, or UNE, the country’s second largest political party that has ties to the […]

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The Progressive Left’s 10 things to know for Today… Our response

The Progressive Left’s 10 things to know for Today… Our response

on March 13, 2017, 6:57 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

WHO ASKS TRUMP FOR WIRETAP CLAIM PROOF Sen. John McCain called on Trump to reveal evidence that then-President Obama bugged phones at Trump Tower – or retract the accusation. The really neat thing is all the President has to do is ask the NSA for a report on McCain’s office …. then send it to McCain. WHERE BLIZZARD COULD DROP […]

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Garbage landslide kills at least 15 in Ethiopia

Garbage landslide kills at least 15 in Ethiopia

on March 12, 2017, 11:22 AM / in International News

A landslide at a garbage dump near the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa on Saturday killed at least 15 people, local officials said, and dozens more remain missing as rescue workers canvass the site for survivors. About 150 people were present when the landslide occurred. Some were scavenging the debris, while others live at the dump in makeshift homes. “My […]

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Iraqi troops retake a third of west Mosul from ISIS

Iraqi troops retake a third of west Mosul from ISIS

on March 12, 2017, 11:18 AM / in International News

U.S.-supported Iraqi forces have recovered a third of the western half of Mosul, the last major Islamic State stronghold in Iraq, Major General Maan al-Saadi of the Iraqi Counter Terrorism Service said Sunday. Fighting is slow going thanks to ancient, narrow alleyways which cannot accommodate modern armored vehicles, but ISIS terrorists have been forced out of several key neighborhoods, including […]

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Marines arrive in Syria to support fight against ISIS in Raqqa

Marines arrive in Syria to support fight against ISIS in Raqqa

on March 9, 2017, 8:03 AM / in International News

U.S. Marines have arrived in Syria to support U.S.-backed rebels preparing an offensive against Islamic State forces in Raqqa, the Islamist extremist group’s de facto capital, U.S. officials said Wednesday. The Marines, from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, brought M777 Howitzers capable of firing 155mm shells. The Americans set up an outpost from which they will be able to use […]

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ISIS claims responsibility for Afghan military hospital attack

on March 9, 2017, 8:02 AM / in International News

At least four gunmen disguised as doctors killed at least 30 people at the main military hospital in Kabul on Wednesday. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack, which also left at least 30 people wounded. Afghan government forces fought with the terrorists for seven hours to regain control. The 400-bed facility, Sardar Daud Khan hospital, is Afghanistan’s main […]

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Russian Bank Documents Indicate Hillary Clinton & John Podesta Should Answer About Their Ties to Russia

Russian Bank Documents Indicate Hillary Clinton & John Podesta Should Answer About Their Ties to Russia

on March 7, 2017, 7:05 AM / in International News, National News, Opinion

By Tim Brown  /  Freedom Outpost With all of the barking by the media about President Donald Trump’s ties to Russia with virtually no evidence to support such claims coming forth as of yet, some damning concrete evidence, in the form of documents, indicate that Hillary Clinton and John Podesta have some explaining to do when it comes to their […]

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More Mulvaney: White House to propose ‘dramatic’ cuts to foreign aid

on March 7, 2017, 6:35 AM / in International News, National News

The White House is planning to propose “fairly dramatic” reductions to U.S. foreign aid by the end of March, a top official confirmed Saturday. WATCH: @EricBolling‘s full interview with OMB Director Mick Mulvaney. #CashinIn #WakeUpAmerica pic.twitter.com/D5RNcMGNFD — Fox News (@FoxNews) March 4, 2017 “By the 16th of March, we’ll be able to roll out the full spending budget,” White House […]

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U.S. Begins Shipping Controversial Anti-Missile System to South Korea

on March 7, 2017, 6:06 AM / in International News

by ALEX JOHNSON, COURTNEY KUBE and STELLA KIM The United States has begun shipping a controversial anti-missile system to South Korea after North Korea test-launched four medium-range missiles on Monday, U.S. officials told NBC News. The system, called THAAD, which stands for Terminal High Altitude Area Defense, is an anti-missile system designed to counter a threat like that from North […]

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Mexico opens legal defense centers at U.S. consulates

Mexico opens legal defense centers at U.S. consulates

on March 5, 2017, 2:26 PM / in International News, National News

Mexico on Saturday opened legal defense centers at its consulates in all 50 U.S. states in response to President Trump’s hardline immigration policy. “We are not promoting illegality,” said Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray. “Today we are facing a situation that can paradoxically represent an opportunity, when suddenly a government wants to apply the law more severely,” he added. “It […]

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Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador

on March 5, 2017, 2:25 PM / in International News

North Korean ambassador Kang Chol was expelled from Malaysia Saturday in connection with the assassination of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, which occurred in a Malaysian airport. Kang has been given 48 hours to exit the country. The expulsion came after Kang said Malaysia could not be trusted with the investigation into Kim’s […]

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Body of beheaded German hostage found: Philippines

on March 5, 2017, 1:50 PM / in International News

The body of an elderly German hostage who was beheaded by Islamic militants has been found, the Philippine government said on Sunday. The Abu Sayyaf, a kidnap-for-ransom network that has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, murdered Jurgen Kantner, 70, last week after its demands for 30 million pesos ($600,000) were not met. Military officials said marines found Kantner’s […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Barack Obama’s close confidante Valerie Jarrett has moved into his new DC home, which is now the nerve center for their plan to mastermind the insurgency against President Trump

EXCLUSIVE: Barack Obama’s close confidante Valerie Jarrett has moved into his new DC home, which is now the nerve center for their plan to mastermind the insurgency against President Trump

on March 3, 2017, 9:05 AM / in International News, National News

AHHH   The WORKING  TWERKING  COUPLE – together again…..  How very cozy –        — a threesome or more????? It is past time that all of Obama’s sealed records be made open for all to see.  His REAL birth Certificate needs to be seen as well as his school and passport records. If you want to see DECEIT at it’s highest then […]

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Koch-backed group floats alternatives to GOP border tax proposal

Koch-backed group floats alternatives to GOP border tax proposal

on March 3, 2017, 7:33 AM / in International News, National News

A free-market group backed by Charles and David Koch, the Republican mega-donor brothers, released a list of spending and tax changes that could be alternatives to the House Republicans’ border-adjustment proposal. The list from Americans for Prosperity (AFP) comes as the House proposal faces tough odds of passing the Senate. The border-adjustment proposal, which would tax imports and exempt exports, […]

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Trump trade policy pulls away from WTO

on March 3, 2017, 7:27 AM / in International News, National News

The Trump administration says it may ignore decisions by the World Trade Organization that it views as threatening to U.S. sovereignty, according to a new report. The White House’s aggressive new policy is aimed at broadening the ability of the U.S. to unilaterally punish countries they argue are violating international trade laws, according to the 2017 trade agenda sent to […]

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RUSSIA, SYRIA BOMBED US-BACKED FIGHTERS

RUSSIA, SYRIA BOMBED US-BACKED FIGHTERS

on March 2, 2017, 7:16 AM / in International News, National News

Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend also revealed to lawmakers Wednesday that a Russian and Syrian airstrike intended for ISIS militants mistakenly hit U.S.-backed fighters in Syria. Russian and Syrian regime aircraft on Tuesday bombed villages southeast of Syrian city al-Bab that they thought were held by ISIS, Townsend said during the briefing. “Yesterday, we had some Russian aircraft and regime aircraft […]

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