Cuba’s Embassy In Paris Damaged In Molotov Cocktail Attack

Cuba’s Embassy In Paris Damaged In Molotov Cocktail Attack
The Cuban Embassy in Paris has denounced as “terrorism” a Molotov cocktail attack Monday night, which it said caused significant damage.

Noting that the overnight attack left no injuries to diplomatic staff or bystanders, an official statement pointed the finger at the United States, strangely enough, despite no suspects as yet being apprehended. 

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Government Adviser Who Warned Of 200,000 COVID Cases A Day Faces Scrutiny After Dramatic Fall In UK Infections

Government Adviser Who Warned Of 200,000 COVID Cases A Day Faces Scrutiny After Dramatic Fall In UK Infections
Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News,

Professor Neil Ferguson, the controversial epidemiologist who predicted there would be as many as 200,000 COVID cases a day in the UK if restrictions were lifted, is facing scrutiny after infections continued to drop for the 6th day in a row.

The day before so-called ‘freedom day’ in England, where most mask mandates and social distancing restrictions were lifted, Ferguson was asked by the BBC’s Andrew Marr where the country was heading as a

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Russia Producing Two New ‘Doomsday Planes’ As Mobile Command Centers In Event Of Nuclear War

Russia Producing Two New ‘Doomsday Planes’ As Mobile Command Centers In Event Of Nuclear War
Meet Russia’s state of the art, currently in development, ‘Doomsday plane’, which is intended to transport the country’s senior political and military leadership in any future instance of a nuclear attack:

The Russian Air Force and Space Forces will receive two airborne commanding posts based on the Il-96-400M plane, according to Russian government news agency RIA Novosti, citing a source in the country’s defense sector.

The Il-96-400M is the modernized version of the Il-96 long-haul, wide-body civilian jetliner. An Il-96 variant

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Labelling Anti-Lockdown Protestors “Anarchists” Is Wrong: Law Professor

Labelling Anti-Lockdown Protestors “Anarchists” Is Wrong: Law Professor
Authored by Daniel Teng via The Epoch Times,

One law professor says describing protestors as “anarchists” is incorrect, and instead, the thousands-strong rallies on the weekend was a “reminder” to political leaders that they were accountable to the public, not just health officials.

On July 24, thousands of people took the streets of Sydney and Melbourne as part of the “World Wide Rally for Freedom” event, many of whom were protesting against government restrictions and lockdowns in response to COVID-19.

While previous rallies had garnered just a few hundred attendees, the weekend

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Two-Thirds Of Indians Have Been Exposed To COVID-19

Two-Thirds Of Indians Have Been Exposed To COVID-19
The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has released the results of its fourth seroprevalence study which was conducted across 21 states in June and July with 36,227 people participating, including 7,252 healthcare workers. It found that 67.6 percent of people over six years of age, some two-thirds of India’s population, have Sars-CoV-2 antibodies.

However, as Statista’s Niall McCarthy notes, despite that high percentage, at least 400 million people across the country remain at risk of infection and officials warned against relaxing Covid-19 protocols.

Infographic: Two-Thirds Of Indians Have Been Exposed To Covid-19 | Statista

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France Lashes Out At Iran – “Risks Jeopardizing” Stalled Nuclear Talks

France Lashes Out At Iran – “Risks Jeopardizing” Stalled Nuclear Talks
Despite recently being seen as among the most supportive JCPOA signatories who want to see a completed nuclear deal, France is now accusing Iran of needlessly dragging out indirect negotiations with the US in Vienna. The talks have remained stalled ahead of the seventh round of talks, which the Iranian side said would resume after Iran’s president-elect Ibrahim Raisi takes office on August 3rd.

France’s foreign ministry laid blame for the long stall at Tehran’s feet, however, saying “If it continues on this path, not only will it continue

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Border Patrol Apprehends 20,000 Illegal Aliens In 1 Week In Busiest Sector

Border Patrol Apprehends 20,000 Illegal Aliens In 1 Week In Busiest Sector
Authored by Charlotte Cuthbertson via The Epoch Times,

South Texas’s Rio Grande Valley has been the busiest border sector for illegal alien crossings for years. But last week a sudden spike in numbers saw Border Patrol apprehend more than 20,000 illegal immigrants in one week.

“It’s the hottest part of the summer and apprehensions are skyrocketing!” Border Patrol Chief for the sector Brian Hastings wrote on Twitter on July 25.

Hastings said the number of large groups has increased, with a record-breaking 298 in one group encountered in

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Here Comes China’s “National Team” To Bailout Markets

Here Comes China’s “National Team” To Bailout Markets
Earlier today we said that with Chinese stocks suffering historic losses, HK’s tech sector imploding..

… and liquidation fears spreading to other, more serious products such as bonds and FX, it was only a matter of time before China’s “National Team”, i.e., the local plunge protection team, came out in full force to preserve confidence in centrally planned markets.

Well, just a few hours later, we learned that sure enough, the local Chinese bat signal summoning the plunge protectors has been activated with local press Securities Daily reporting that “the plunge is

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Gov. Newsom Panics, Pulls Kids From Summer Camp After Maskless Photo Of Son Surfaces

Gov. Newsom Panics, Pulls Kids From Summer Camp After Maskless Photo Of Son Surfaces
California Governor Gavin Newsom pulled his children from a summer camp after photos surfaced of his son attending without a mask while indoors – in clear violation of Newsom’s own guidance.

And while the camp explicitly tells parents “Masks will not be enforced,” Newsom – who’s facing a recall – is playing it off like he had no idea.

The Newsoms were concerned to see unvaccinated children unmasked indoors at a camp their children began attending yesterday. Their kids will no longer be attending

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Obama-Era Drone Program Whistleblower Given Stiff Prison Sentence Under Biden DOJ

Obama-Era Drone Program Whistleblower Given Stiff Prison Sentence Under Biden DOJ
A former Air Force intelligence analyst turned whistleblower who leaked America’s drone secrets to the press was sentenced to 45 months behind bars in an Alexandria, VA federal court on Tuesday.

33-year old Daniel Hale is now widely understood to be the leaker of classified info to Intercept journalist Jeremy Scahill, who wrote a series of reports on the Obama administration’s secretive drone program and the mounting civilian casualties – as well as the flimsy and dubious legal justifications offered based on ‘war on terror’ rationale. 

Daniel Hale

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