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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration had warned U.S. pilots earlier this year not to fly over portions of the Ukraine in the Crimea region, according to notices posted on the agency's website. The notices were posted on April 23. The U.N.'s International Civil Aviation Organization and the aviation authorities in most countries issue similar ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Carnage: A firefighter tackles a blaze at the site of the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 plane crash in the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region of Ukraine GRABOVO Ukraine (Reuters) – Dozens of bodies were scattered around the smouldering wreckage of a passenger jet that crashed in a field in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, a ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

The Ukrainian government is saying that pro-Russia separatists shot down the plane...developing... KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- A Ukrainian official said a passenger plane carrying 295 people was shot down Thursday over a town in the east of the country, and Malaysian Airlines tweeted that it lost contact with one of its flights over Ukrainian airspace. Anton Gerashenko, ...

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Jul 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Jerusalem Post: Soldiers "neutralize the threat" of 13 Hamas terrorists who crossed into Israeli territory near kibbutz on Gaza frontier through an underground tunnel; military says casualties among terrorists; no Israeli injuries.

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from MASHABLE: A shocking video showing a driver in Russia running over an elderly man after a short dispute has surfaced on YouTube. In the video above, taken from a dashboard cam of a third vehicle, an elderly man steps out of his car, a green Nissan Almera, and says something to a person in ...

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

July 16, 2014: Obama talks about escalating U.S. sanctions against Russia, at the White House. in Washington, D.C.AP Excerpted from FOX NEWS: President Obama on Wednesday announced new sanctions against Russia for its involvement in Ukraine and other foreign policy moves in response to several international concerns across the Middle East. "We live in a complex world ...

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: Israel agreed Wednesday to halt its airstrikes on Gaza for five hours in order to allow humanitarian aid, following a request from the United Nations Relief and Works Agency. The military said in a statement Wednesday that it would hold its fire for five hours starting at 10:00 a.m. local time on ...

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY MAIL: Russia has agreed to reopen a major Cold War listening post on Cuba that was used to spy on America, it was reported today. Moscow-based daily Kommersant claimed Russia and Cuba have struck a deal 'in principle' after President Vladimir Putin visited the island last week. Citing several sources within Russian authorities, the ...

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Jul 16, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Zee News: Israeli military sources have reportedly warned 100,000 Gazans to evacuate the area as Israel is set to intensify strikes in wake of the ceasfire collapse. "This morning, we dropped leaflets warning civilians in Gaza to move away from Hamas terrorists before IDF strikes," the Army said. The lone Israeli killed so far, a ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Ynet News: Erdogan reportedly told members of his party that Israel's policies regarding the Palestinians were no different to the mentality of the Nazi leader. Referring to a purported remark by a Knesset member that “all Palestinians are our enemies,” Erdogan reportedly said this was no different to the views of Hitler. “If ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(Reuters) - The Pakistani military has captured a Taliban commander who once tried to blow up former president Pervez Musharraf, security officials said on Tuesday. Adnan Rashid, who was captured on Friday in South Waziristan in northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border, is the first well-known Taliban commander taken since the military launched an offensive in ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Egyptian truce proposal for the conflict in Gaza unraveled Tuesday after the Islamic militant Hamas rejected the plan. Gaza militants launched scores of rockets at Israel, which after halting fire for hours finally responded with what Hamas security said were more than two dozen air strikes. The speedy resumption of violence, less ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

July 15, 2014: Afghan doctors assist civilians who were wounded when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives-packed vehicle near a crowded market and a mosque, in the main hospital in Sharan, capital of Paktika province, Afghanistan.AP Excerpted from FOX NEWS: An Afghan government official says that at least 89 people were killed and more than 40 ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: A new report detailing the extent to which the radical Islamist group Boko Haram is using brutality and murder to spread terror among Nigerian villages reveals that 2,053 people have been killed in 95 attacks in the first half of 2014. Human Rights Watch, which authored the report, also said that the ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Siberian Times: 'If we die, I love you,' says one bather struck by bullet-like giant hail stones. Swimmers on the popular river beach say there was no warning on a sunny day before the downpour of hailstones, some the size of golf balls and hen eggs. Temperatures on Saturday 12 July were as ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BREAKING NEWS: For the first time in History Israel is attacked from 4 fronts on same day, Sinai, Lebanon, Syria, and Gaza.— PzFeed Top News (@PzFeed) July 14, 2014 Sinai: Update: 4 lightly injured in recent rocket attack on Eilat pic.twitter.com/hp99Bi1xIK— IDF (@IDFSpokesperson) July 14, 2014 Lebanon: Also Monday, rockets were fired at Israel from southern Lebanon, reported ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE HILL: Nearly six in 10 people around the world express confidence in President Obama even as his approval rating in the United States is near an all-time low, according to a poll released Monday. A Pew survey of nearly 50,000 people from 44 countries found 56 percent worldwide have confidence in Obama to ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: A demonstration in Frankfurt against Operation Protective Edge erupted into violence, with protesters tossing stones at the police. According to the Frankfurter Rundschau paper, about 2,500 protesters appeared in downtown Frankfurt, screaming “God is great,” and slogans such as “freedom for Palestine” and “children-murderer Israel.” Eight police officers were injured. One sign at ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from JPOST: The Egyptian government on Monday proposed a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian groups in the Gaza Strip according to which the two sides would end “hostilities” as of 9 a.m. Tuesday. The proposal, which was published on the eve of US Secretary of State John Kerry’s expected visit to Cairo, states that ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BERLIN (AP) — German police allowed an anti-Israel protester to climb inside a police car and shout slogans including "child murderer Israel" and "Allahu akbar!" — Arabic for "God is Great!" — through a police megaphone, a spokeswoman for Frankfurt's police said Sunday. Police let the protester use the megaphone during a Free Gaza demonstration Saturday ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

WASHINGTON — A classified military assessment of Iraq’s security forces concludes that many units are so deeply infiltrated by either Sunni extremist informants or Shiite personnel backed by Iran that any Americans assigned to advise Baghdad’s forces could face risks to their safety, according to United States officials. The report concludes that only about half of ...

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Jul 14, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

LiveLeak: Footage has emerged out showing disturbing images of a staff member of a day care centre force feeding a child, before violently assaulting the child. The babysitter is under custody, and the day care center has been shut down by the officials in City of Ardabil, Iran.

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Jul 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

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Jul 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Paris (AFP) - Clashes erupted in Paris on Sunday as thousands of people protested against Israel and in support of residents in the Gaza Strip, where a six-day conflict has left 168 Palestinians dead. Several thousand demonstrators walked calmly through the streets of Paris behind a large banner that read "Total Support for the Struggle of ...

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Jul 12, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Algemeiner: The Israel Air Force called of an airstrike on a “terror activity site” on Thursday after spotting children in the vicinity of the target, a recently released video shows. “There are people close to our target,” the pilot carrying out the mission is heard saying in the clip. “It looks like there are ...

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