step in the process is to remove the hands and feet from babies’ limbs
before they send the body parts to academic labs because researchers
don’t want to know that they’re working on aborted babies. Many
researches, according to Dyer, leave the field because they cannot
ethically and emotionally handle working on aborted babies.
than 1,000 African-Americans have signed a letter reaffirming black
solidarity with the plight of Palestinians and endorsing resistance to
Israel and its products, known as the boycott, divestment and sanctions
John Gatt-Rutter says EU will ‘use more tools’ to force Israel out of Jewish settlements expansion.
Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi is facing calls to sever his links to
the Islamic Da’wa Party. Several Iraqi lawmakers have also called on
Abadi to declare a state of emergency in the country and freeze its
current constitution. The calls come amid mounting public anger and
widespread, weeks-long protests over corruption, sectarianism, and the
threat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group in the
Wildfires the ‘Worst in the State’s History’ as Firefighters Travel
from Australia and New Zealand to Help Battle the Blazes
are being started by lightning strikes that ignite the tinder-dry
forests, quickly spreading on the wind
The wildfires spreading across Washington and Oregon are now officially
the worst since records began – with firefighters having to be drafted
in from Australia and New Zealand to fight the flames.
Defense Department guidelines allow commanders to punish journalists
and treat them as “unprivileged belligerents” if they believe
journalists are sympathizing or cooperating with the enemy.
have already seen that natural phenomenon can often be seen as divinely
guided. Is it a coincidence that after announcing the nuclear deal Iran
was hit with an apocalyptic-like heat wave and, in a separate incident,
a meteor? While the heavenly warning are clearer to some than
others, a quick look at the timeline of the Israeli-Palestinian peace
process and the accompanying natural disasters makes claims of
coincidence lose their credibility.
Bush is preparing to reach out the senior Jewish leaders to endorse him
for Republican party’s presidential nominee, the Jewish Insider
appears to be on pace to find enough votes to save the Iran nuclear
deal, but longtime Democratic pollster and strategist Pat Caddell says
the party is at risk of an electoral disaster by propping up a deal the
public hates and may well pave the way to a nuclear-armed Iran.
study by the Public Religion Research Institute released in August on
the beliefs of American Catholics has found that despite the Church’s
teachings, they support same-sex marriage and abortion just as much as
the general population. What is more, a large percentage of Catholic
respondents mistakenly believed Pope Francis has backed gay marriage.
President says his country will build a nuclear power plant in Egypt,
announces greater economic cooperation with Cairo.
G2-class geomagnetic storm is underway and intensifying on Aug. 27.
This is sparking some of the first visible auroras in months around the
Tensions The results of the firebomb on the border police vehicle The
results of the firebomb on the border police vehicle The border poli
firebombs were thrown at a border police vehicle in East Jerusalem’s
A-Tur neighborhood on Wednesday night, mere hours after a convicted
killer stabbed a border policeman near Damascus gate in Jerusalem’s Old
One of the firebombs hit the border police jeep, setting the vehicle
alight. The policemen in the vehicle managed to free themselves, while
the fire began spreading to nearby cars.
security forces are bracing for the eventuality of civil unrest and
fear there could be a missile strike on a passenger airliner or a
September 11-style attack, according to sources close to French
“Airlines have been warned of a possible attack on a plane with an
anti-tank missile,” a source told The Telegraph. “But pilots are unsure
how to take evasive action.”
after they looted and set fire to a National Guard command
post…earlier this month, a mob infuriated by worsening food shortages
rammed trucks into the smoldering edifice, reducing it mostly to rubble.
The incident was just one of numerous violent clashes that have flared
in pockets around the country in recent weeks as Venezuelans wait for
hours in long supermarket lines for basics like milk and rice.
Sydney’s giant Warragamba Dam is spilling for the first time since 2013, in the wake of days of heavy rain in the region.
Authorities have warned of flooding in low-lying areas near the dam but don’t expect any homes to be at risk.
Residents south of Sydney are still waiting to return to their flood-affected homes after the wild weather.
rumors of backchannel talks…the Palestinian Islamist organization has
reportedly summoned other Palestinian factions to Beirut where the
details of a long-term truce with Israel will be discussed.
According to…newspaper Rai-al-youm, Moussa Abu Marzouk, a senior Hamas
figure, had already met with some of the factions in the Lebanese
capital regarding the possibility of a ten-year truce with Israel.
a rocket landed in Israel on Thursday, the Israel Air Force responded
by attacking a weapons manufacturing target in Gaza, the IDF said.
The site belonged to Hamas and was located in the central part of the
coastal territory, according to the IDF.
The army said that it viewed the “Hamas terror organization as solely
responsible for what happens in Gaza.”
British hacker who US and European officials said became a top cyber
expert for Islamic State in Syria has been killed in a US drone strike, a
US source familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.
wearing Afghan military uniforms shot dead two Nato soldiers in the
country’s south on Wednesday, the coalition said, the first insider
attack on foreign troops since the Taliban’s bitter power transition.
months after OPEC decided to leave its production target unchanged and
pursue market share instead of trying to prop up prices, the group is
facing a set of complex problems and decisions going forward.
white supremacist insists he has not endorsed the billionaire ‘either
informally or formally’—because while Duke likes Trump’s immigration
plans, his support of Israel is a problem.
man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that
killed 19 American servicemen in Saudi Arabia has been captured, a U.S.
and a Saudi official said Wednesday, ending a nearly two-decade manhunt
for one of the FBI’s most-wanted terrorists.
made plans on Wednesday to reinforce its southern border with
helicopters, mounted police and dogs, and was also considering using the
army as record numbers of migrants, many of them Syrian refugees,
passed through coils of razor-wire into Europe.
is preparing to issue bank notes in higher denominations next year as
rampant inflation reduces the value of a 100-bolivar bill to just 14
cents on the black market.
The new notes — of 500 and possibly 1,000 bolivars — are expected to
be released sometime after congressional elections are held on Dec. 6,
said a senior government official who isn’t authorized to talk about the
president Mahmoud Abbas is constructing a $13 million palace in the
West Bank, despite the country being crippled by financial woes.
The project, titled the Presidential Guest Palace in Surda, Ramallah, is
listed as an ongoing project on the official website of the Palestinian
Economic Council for Development & Reconstruction (PECDAR). It is
due to take two years to complete, though the project’s start date is
not clear from the website.
getting close to the big day of Moshiach. Before that happens, Hashem
wants us to do teshuva. We have to be ready and prepared,” pleaded
Nachman. “When we do real teshuva, Hashem will fight for us. Nachman
said that in the past, Jewish leaders such as Moses and King David knew
about decrees against the Jewish people before they happened. These
great leaders took it upon themselves to repent first, but the leaders
of today are telling others to repent without doing it themselves.
Iranian official on Tuesday said Israel “should be annihilated,” and
that the thawing relations with the West would not translate into a
shift in Tehran’s position concerning the Jewish state.
after they looted and set fire to a National Guard command post in this
sun-baked corner of Venezuela earlier this month, a mob infuriated by
worsening food shortages rammed trucks into the smoldering edifice,
reducing it mostly to rubble.
Drought-plagued California readies for El Nino storms
drought-plagued California is eager for rain, the forecast of a
potentially Godzilla-like El Nino event has communities clearing out
debris basins, urging residents to stock up on emergency supplies and
even talking about how a deluge could affect the 50th Super Bowl.