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Russia-related sanctions

on May 17, 2019, 6:42 AM / in International News, National News

The Treasury Department, in a move likely to escalate tensions between the United States and Russia, on Thursday announced sanctions on Russian and Chechen officials linked to the deaths of two whistleblowers critical of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s government. Five people and one entity were sanctioned by the administration for “gross violations of human rights in Russia, pursuant to the […]

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Swedes Sneer as Military Turns to Feminists, Muslims in New Campaign

on May 16, 2019, 7:36 AM / in International News

“Come as You Are”, a new recruitment campaign by the Swedish Armed Forces aimed at boosting diversity and targeting feminists, immigrants and veiled Muslim women, has become the butt of many jokes. The Swedish Armed Forces have launched a new recruitment campaign billed to “challenge the image of those who fit in”. The tax-financed “Come as You Are” campaign video features black […]

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China Loses More From This Trade War

China Loses More From This Trade War

on May 16, 2019, 6:21 AM / in International News, National News

“There is also a broader reason why a trade war with the U.S. hurts China, and this gets to an important point with trade agreements more generally. A U.S. trade agreement with China would (if enforceable) certify China as a place where foreigners can invest and be protected against espionage, intellectual property theft and unfair legal treatment. That prospect of […]

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Trump puts farmers, consumers, growth and perhaps 2020 on the line in trade war with China | China retaliates

Trump puts farmers, consumers, growth and perhaps 2020 on the line in trade war with China | China retaliates

on May 14, 2019, 8:47 AM / in Announcements, International News, National News

The two largest world economies escalated a trade war on Monday that threatens the livelihoods of some U.S. farmers, will raise prices for American consumers and could slow U.S. economic growth. If wielding tariffs as weaponry continues into 2020, President Trump will be pressed to explain the wisdom of his trade strategy in red states he needs to win if […]

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Trump welcomes Hungary’s prime minister to White House

on May 14, 2019, 8:26 AM / in International News, National News

President Trump on Monday welcomed Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban to the White House. This is the leader’s first formal White House meeting with a U.S. president since 1998. Orban, who has pushed restrictive immigration policies, has been called “Trump before Trump” by the president’s former adviser, Stephen Bannon. But Trump’s White House advisers reportedly urged him not to fully […]

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Pompeo heads into Putin meeting after surprise EU visit on Iran

Pompeo heads into Putin meeting after surprise EU visit on Iran

on May 14, 2019, 8:22 AM / in International News, National News

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads into a Tuesday meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to discuss numerous hotspots where the U.S. and Russia are on opposing sides, including Iran and Venezuela. The meeting in the Black Sea resort city of Sochi comes a day after Pompeo made a surprise appearance at a gathering of European foreign ministers in Brussels […]

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U.S., China announce more tit-for-tat tariffs

U.S., China announce more tit-for-tat tariffs

on May 14, 2019, 8:20 AM / in International News, National News

The Trump administration has targeted another $300 billion in Chinese goods for possible tariff hikes after China said Monday it would raise levies on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods starting June 1. China’s move was retaliation for President Trump’s decision to raise levies on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. China said its tariffs on more than 5,000 products […]

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U.S. Hikes Tariffs on China to 25 Percent as Trade Deficit Narrows, Negotiations Continue

U.S. Hikes Tariffs on China to 25 Percent as Trade Deficit Narrows, Negotiations Continue

on May 11, 2019, 7:52 AM / in International News, National News

Trump: “There Is Absolutely No Need To Rush” On Friday, the U.S. hiked tariffs on China from 10 percent to 25 percent, a sharp increase worth more than $200 billion amid ongoing trade negotiations. At 9:00 AM EST, the world’s largest and second largest economies will resume talks. “Talks with China continue in a very congenial manner – there is […]

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FORTUNATELY, ISLAM IS A RELIGION OF PEACE. IMAGINE WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF THAT WAS NOT THE CASE.

FORTUNATELY, ISLAM IS A RELIGION OF PEACE. IMAGINE WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF THAT WAS NOT THE CASE.

on May 11, 2019, 7:08 AM / in International News

The Geller Report Date Country City Dead Wounded Description May 10 Afghanistan Daykundi Province 5 4 Five people were killed and four wounded after their vehicle set off an explosive device in central Daykundi Province Murghab District 24 11 24 soldiers were killed and 11 injured when Taliban militants attacked security posts in the Murghab District. Several militants were also […]

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How Did The U.S.-China Trade War Escalate?

How Did The U.S.-China Trade War Escalate?

on May 11, 2019, 6:04 AM / in International News, National News

OAN Newsroom Over the course of his presidency, President Trump has placed significant pressure on China to come to a fair trade agreement with the U.S. The question is — how did the trade war, which has been called “the most costly trade conflict” in economic history, get to this point? President Trump has a long history of criticizing China […]

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Diversity, inclusion, lack of phobias and the law itself cannot make us like each other

on May 11, 2019, 5:54 AM / in International News, Opinion

By Rev Michael Bresciani: In the world of high PC activity; cookie cutter stereotypes are created and disseminated to bolster the pre-conceptions of the left, the loose and the hopelessly lost. The PC mainstays are obvious. If you question the promulgation of the LGBT and the gay agenda you are a homophobe. If you notice that the Quran drives many […]

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North Korea fires two rounds of missiles, 2nd launch in a week, South Korea says

on May 9, 2019, 7:26 AM / in International News

The launch comes after North Korea on Saturday launched what were described as short-range projectiles thought to involve multiple rocket launchers, including “new tactical guidance weapons.” North Korea fired two rounds of missiles Thursday, its second launch in a week, South Korea said. The missiles were fired east “from Sinori area located in Northern Pyongan Province” about 4:29 p.m. and […]

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Athlete could lose $4 million contract for quoting the Bible on sinfulness of homosexuality

Athlete could lose $4 million contract for quoting the Bible on sinfulness of homosexuality

on May 9, 2019, 7:12 AM / in International News

By Martin M. Barillas SYDNEY, Australia (LifeSiteNews) — Israel Folau, an evangelical Christian and rugby football star, was found guilty of breaching the Rugby Australia code of conduct for quoting St. Paul’s biblical teachings against fornication and homosexuality. A three-person independent tribunal wrapped up on Tuesday three days of deliberations and found Folau guilty of a high-level breach of the code of […]

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James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Germany Misbehaving by Buying Russian Oil Read Newsmax: James Woolsey to Newsmax TV: Germany Misbehaving by Buying Russian Oil | Newsmax.com Urgent: Do you approve of Pres. Trump? Vote Here in Poll

on May 9, 2019, 6:39 AM / in International News, National News

By Jason Devaney   |  NewsMax Former CIA Director James Woolsey told Newsmax TV that Germany is “not behaving” by, among other things, partnering with Russia on energy. Woolsey was a guest on Tuesday’s “Newsmax Now” and said a planned meeting between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and German Chancellor Angela Merkel might have been canceled because of how Germany is acting on the world […]

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Dozens die in Aeroflot jet fire

on May 6, 2019, 8:19 AM / in International News

A Russian Aeroflot passenger jet caught fire making a jarring emergency landing in Moscow on Sunday, killing 41 people on board the plane. Television footage showed the rear of the jet bursting into flames after the Sukhoi Superjet 100 bounced down a runway at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport. Some passengers managed to escape on inflated emergency slides. Survivors said the jet […]

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Japan’s new emperor ascends to throne

Japan’s new emperor ascends to throne

on May 1, 2019, 8:01 AM / in International News

Japan’s new emperor, Naruhito, formally took the Chrysanthemum Throne on Wednesday, a day after his 85-year-old father, Akihito, became the first Japanese emperor to abdicate since 1817. Naruhito, 59, said he felt a “sense of solemnity” as a brief ceremony in which he received sacred imperial regalia formally marked his ascension to the throne. Naruhito is the first emperor born […]

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Bolton says ‘all options are on the table’ for Venezuela

on May 1, 2019, 7:33 AM / in International News, National News

National security adviser John Bolton on Tuesday repeated that “all options remain on the table” in regard to possible U.S. military intervention into Venezuela, where clashes worsened between forces loyal to President Nicolás Maduro and opposition groups “We want as our principle objective the peaceful transfer of power, but I will say again as the president has said from the outset … all options are on […]

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India’s army says it may have found yeti footprints – yes, you read that right

India’s army says it may have found yeti footprints – yes, you read that right

on May 1, 2019, 6:30 AM / in International News

The Indian army says it has discovered footprints in the Himalayas that appear to belong to a yeti, known in the U.S. as bigfoot or the abominable snowman. Measuring 32 inches by 15 inches, they were found near Mount Makalu base camp on April 9, military officials posted on Twitter late Monday. A spokesman for the country’s defense ministry told […]

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ISIS Leader Al-Baghdadi Seen In New Video

on April 30, 2019, 7:52 AM / in International News

OAN Newsroom ISIS recently released a video purportedly showing its leader still alive. The footage surfaced Monday, showing Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in an undisclosed location. Analysts said the terrorist spoke about the battle in Syria being over, and said the Sri Lanka bombings were in retaliation for ISIS being defeated in Baghouz. The comments indicate the video may have been […]

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The War on the Cross

The War on the Cross

on April 27, 2019, 7:09 AM / in History, International News, National News

Written by John Eldsmoe As the guns fell silent after World War I in 1918, 49 families in Prince George’s County, Maryland, grieved the loss of their sons. But visiting their sons’ graves was difficult because they rested in cemeteries overseas. In 1925 the American Legion and the Gold Star families commemorated their loved ones by dedicating a 40-foot memorial […]

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