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Ukraine conflict: Many soldiers dead in 'rocket strike'

Ukraine conflict: Many soldiers dead in ‘rocket strike’

A rocket strike in the east Ukrainian region of Luhansk has killed at least 19 soldiers, Ukrainian officials say, blaming it on separatist rebels. They said rebels had fired a barrage of Grad rockets at troops in Zelenopillya, a village near the Russian border. The pro-Russian rebels say they “destroyed a column” of troops there. Ukraine’s defence ministry put at… Read more →

Lebanese rockets hit Israel as Palestinian death toll in conflict exceeds 100

Lebanese rockets hit Israel as Palestinian death toll in conflict exceeds 100

Rockets fired by militants in Gaza reached deeper into Israel Friday, and a strike from Lebanon hit the northern part of the country, leading Israeli officials to suspect Lebanese fighters may be joining the four-day conflict. The Lebanese military said three rockets were fired toward Israel around 6 a.m. and the Israelis retaliated by firing about 25 artillery shells on… Read more →

Australian judge says incest may no longer be a taboo

Australian judge says incest may no longer be a taboo

A judge in Australia has been criticised after saying incest may no longer be a taboo and that the community may now accept consensual sex between adult siblings. Judge Garry Neilson, from the district court in the state of New South Wales, likened incest to homosexuality, which was once regarded as criminal and “unnatural” but is now widely accepted. He… Read more →

Statement by PM Netanyahu Regarding Operation Protective Edge

ISIS: ‘Seized nuclear material could be used to make dirty bombs or artillery shells’

Tanks, weapon arsenals, ballistic missiles and now, nuclear material have been seized by ISIS Militants in Iraq. Experts claim its not enriched enough to make a nuclear bomb. Former security policy analyst Michael Maloof explains what ISIS can possibly do with its weapons booty.

 

Hamas Spokesperson Encourages Use of Human Shield

The spokesperson for Hamas in Gaza, Sami Abu Zuhri, spoke on Al Aqsa TV about the use of civilians as a human shield. He refers to the night of June 8 when the IDF avoided civilian casualties by aborting an air strike. He encourages Palestinians in Gaza to continue the practice in order to deter IDF strikes.

 

Bill Whittle: Where Do You Live Mark Zuckerberg?

The crisis on the Mexican border is worsening by the hour. In his latest FIREWALL, Bill Whittle hammers home three devastating points regarding the dangerous legal precedents, the morally gray areas, and the hypocritical pose of unearned moral superiority on the part of those proposing amnesty and open borders.

A New Kind Of Nuclear War: 'We attempted to hit the nuclear reactor in Dimona'

A New Kind Of Nuclear War: ‘We attempted to hit the nuclear reactor in Dimona’

Three rockets were launched at Dimona in southern Israel on Wednesday afternoon. The Iron Dome intercepted one rocket before it could land, while two other rockets landed in open areas. Dimona is the location of Israel’s nuclear reactor. There was no indication that rockets damaged any part of the reactor. Hamas claimed responsibility for the rockets, stating that it had… Read more →

Germany expels CIA official in US spy row

Germany expels CIA official in US spy row

The German government has ordered the expulsion of a CIA official in Berlin in response to two cases of alleged spying by the US. The official is said to have acted as a CIA contact at the US embassy, reports say, in a scandal that has infuriated German politicians. A 31-year-old German intelligence official was arrested last week on suspicion… Read more →

Lois Lerner in 2013: ‘Need to be cautious about what we say in emails’

Lois Lerner in 2013: ‘Need to be cautious about what we say in emails’

Lois Lerner in 2013: ‘Need to be cautious about what we say in emails’ The ex-IRS official whose emails mysteriously disappeared amid a congressional investigation into the Tea Party targeting scandal cautioned her own staff about “what we say in emails” during an internal discussion last year, according to emails obtained by Fox News. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., referred to… Read more →