Pray for Peace
Breaking: Putin in Emergency Recall of State Duma (Parliament) on Eastern Ukraine Situation ~ link ~ Sounds like something big is up. Stirling
In a somewhat disconcerting move, Russian President Vladimir Putin has recalled The State Duma from a planned vacation to participate in an unscheduled meeting because of the situation in eastern Ukraine. As Ukrinform reports, sources confirm "Something is being planned, because many deputies come, probably for a quorum." Rumors are spreading that Putin is set to issue Kiev an ultimatum over recognizing separatists or face military intervention.
UN Human Rights Chief: Israel may be guilty of War Crimes ~ link ~ "May be" ... they are guilty as sin itself!!! Stirling
Israel maybe committing war crimes in Gaza, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says. Speaking in Geneva, Navi Pillay said house demolitions and the killing of children raise the "strong possibility" that Israel is violating international law.
Opening an emergency debate at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, she citied cases of Israeli air strikes and shelling hitting houses and hospitals in the coastal enclave: "These are just a few examples where there seems to be a strong possibility that international humanitarian law has been violated, in a manner that could amount to war crimes,” she said.
Israel issues evacuation warning to main Gaza hospital ~ link ~ You know for all they talk about the horrors that the Nazis inflicted on the Jews of Europe, I don't believe that even the Nazis attacked hospitals and ordered emergency evacuation of hospitals filled to the max with seriously injured civilians! Yet this is what Israel has been and is doing!!! Damn ... what evil monsters!!! Stirling
This comes as Israeli warplanes and tanks bombed several hospitals across the besieged region over the past few days.
The third floor of the al-Aqsa Martyrs hospital in Deir al-Balah was hit by Israeli tank fire on Monday. Palestinian officials say at least five people were killed and dozens wounded in the incident in central Gaza, among them medical staff.
Also on Friday, a hospital in the town of Beit Hanoun in the northern Gaza Strip was struck by Israeli artillery shells.
UN: Israeli War kills one child every hour in Gaza ~ link ~ That says it all about Bibi 666 Netanyahu and the Israelis!!! Damn murdering cowards, killing children and women using American supplied high-technology!!! Stirling
The UN said in a new report on Wednesday that the ongoing Israeli aerial and ground attacks have claimed the life of at least one Palestinian child every hour over the past couple of days.
"One child has been killed every hour in Gaza over the past two days," the UN report said.According to the new report, 74% of the victims are civilians, and one-third of the civilians killed so far are also children.
International bodies and human rights groups say civilians account for the majority of the victims of the ongoing Israeli war. Women and children make the bulk of the civilian casualties there.
Is the trouble spreading to the West Bank? - Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian killed by IDF ~ link ~
The mourners chanted anti-Israeli slogans and called on the international community to break its silence in relation to Israel’s acts of violence against Gazans.
Shawamreh was shot in the chest during clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli soldiers north of al-Quds (Jerusalem) on Monday.
Kerry departs Israel without any breakthrough on a Gaza cease-fire ~ link ~ Bibi is trying to provoke an Mideast wide Arab revolt against Israel so that he can get his long sought General Middle East War!!! Expect more Genocide to come! Stirling
Hamas says ready for humanitarian truce; 3 IDF soldiers killed in Gaza; UN rights council to form commission of inquiry over alleged Israeli war crimes in Gaza; Israel asks U.S. for $225m for missing Iron Dome parts; Defense minister tells IDF troops: Prepare for next mission in Gaza.
Iraqi ISIS crush resistance and continue towards Baghdad ~ link ~
Using its own version of "soft" and "hard" power, the Islamic State is crushing resistance across northern Iraq so successfully that its promise to march on Baghdad may no longer be unrealistic bravado.
While conventional states try to win hearts and minds abroad before necessarily resorting to military force, the jihadist group is also achieving its aims by psychological means - backed up by a reputation for extreme violence.
Iraqi Christians flee Mosal after ISIS threats ~ link ~ American tax dollars at work. This is something that every Christian pastor should be giving sermons on!!! Stirling