Daily Archives: March 13, 2018

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Trump fires White House assistant John McEntee, who promptly rejoins Trump’s campaign

From left, White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and White House aide John McEntee. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) President Trump has fired his White House personal assistant John McEntee, who had been with the president since early in his campaign, an administration official confirmed Tuesday. The president’s campaign then announced McEntee will […]

‘Alien’ mummies from Peru have human chromosome numbers, but not anatomy – scientists

Russian researchers have analyzed tissue samples from one of the mysterious alien creatures uncovered in Peru last year. The mummy, with an elongated skull and only three fingers, has excited ufologists since its discovery. Preliminary analysis of the tissue samples revealed that the mummy, found in a tomb near the Nazca lines of Peru and named Maria, is a “humanoid […]

96yo ‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ dies before prison sentence begins

Former Nazi concentration camp accountant Oskar Groening, convicted of being an accessory to the murder of 300,000 Jews, will never serve his prison term. Having exhausted all his appeals, Groening, 96, has died in hospital. Former SS sergeant Groening was handed down a prison sentence in what is viewed as one of the last major Holocaust trials, in July, 2015. […]

‘We’d rather die than enlist’: Ultra-Orthodox Jews clash with police over military draft (VIDEOS)

Hundreds of Ultra-Orthodox Jews have blocked roads and clashed with police in Israel, protesting military drafts. Footage shows protesters being dragged away by law enforcement. The latest violent encounter between the members of Ultra-Orthodox community and law enforcement happened in the center of Bnei Brak city, several kilometers east of Tel Aviv, on Monday evening, Israeli media reported. Demonstrators blocked the […]

We’ll respond if lives of our military, incl. from strikes on Damascus, are endangered – Russian MoD

Moscow is ready to respond if lives of the Russian servicemen are endangered, including by strikes on Damascus, head of Russia’s General Staff Valery Gerasimov said. “There are many Russian advisers, representatives of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and [Russian] servicemen in Damascus and at Syrian defense facilities,” Gerasimov stated. Read more In case lives of Russian military […]

UK intelligence may be complicit in Skripal’s poisoning – ex-FSB head

A former FSB director suggested British intelligence agencies may be complicit in attempting the life of former double agent Sergei Skripal, adding the incident has actually caused “enormous harm” to Russia. Nikolay Kovalev, former director of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB), told RIA Novosti on Tuesday it is mainly the UK and its ally the US who benefit from Skripal’s […]

Russia won’t respond to UK ultimatum until samples of alleged chemical weapon received – Lavrov

Moscow will not respond to the British request about a clandestine Soviet chemical weapon allegedly used in an ex-double agent’s poisoning until a sample of the agent is provided, the Russian foreign minister said. On Monday, British Prime Minister Theresa May said a chemical weapon developed under a secret Soviet program dubbed Novichok was used in the poisoning of Sergei […]

‘Breaking point in relations with US’ – Turkish FM

Turkey is “at breaking point in relations with the US,” Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. The two major NATO partners have recently been at loggerheads over various issues. “People in Turkey have a very negative attitude towards the US because it doesn’t keep its word [and] constantly lies,” Cavusoglu stated addressing the students at Moscow State Institute of International […]

Police officer attacked outside Austrian parliament

A 26-year-old assailant has attacked a police officer outside the Austrian parliament in Vienna. The incident comes days after a 26-year-old man attacked a soldier outside the Iranian ambassador’s home in the city. Tuesday’s attack took place shortly after 8am local time in front of the building on Heldenplatz. The attacker approached the police officer, who was sitting in a […]

Lavrov has ‘no regular terms’ to describe US threat to attack Syrian troops

The US is trying to cover up its own failure to force armed groups in Syria to de-escalate violence as it blames Russia and Iran for ongoing hostilities in Eastern Ghouta, the Russian foreign minister has said. Sergey Lavrov was referring to accusations voiced by US Representative at the UN Nikki Haley, who said the US may take military action […]

WATCH: Palestinian Official – Israel ‘Summarily Executes’ Children

JERUSALEM – Israel was built on the bodies of the Palestinian children it “murdered,” the host of a program recently aired on official Palestinian Authority TV declared, an unhinged claim that was echoed by a senior Palestinian official who was interviewed on the show and charged the Jewish state with the “summary executions” of children. “The occupation government [Israel], which […]

Report: Trump Will Soon Release Israeli-Palestinian Peace Plan

Alex Wong/Getty Images by Breitbart Jerusalem13 Mar 20180 13 Mar, 201813 Mar, 2018 Ynetnews reports: US President Donald Trump is expected to present his peace plan to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict soon, The New York Times reported Monday, citing three Trump administration officials. The White House, according to the Times, is still polishing the plan, seeking to find a formula that […]

‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ Dies at 96, Before He Can Serve Term

by Breitbart Jerusalem13 Mar 20180 13 Mar, 201813 Mar, 2018 (AFP) BERLIN, Germany — A former Nazi SS guard dubbed the “Bookkeeper of Auschwitz” has died at the age of 96, nearly three years after his conviction for being an accessory to murder, German media said Monday. A spokesman of the prosecutor’s office in the northern city of Hanover told […]

Washington Post: Churchill Was a Mass Murderer

Reg Speller/Getty by Breitbart London13 Mar 20180 13 Mar, 201813 Mar, 2018 Winston Churchill was “one of the great mass murderers of the 20th century”, so claims the Washington Post which has elected to publish a piece by outspoken Indian politician Shashi Tharoor, a long-serving and enthusiastic critic of Britain. The Washington Post reports: “History,” Winston Churchill said, “will be kind […]

Judge: Acid Attacks a ‘Growing Problem’ in Sadiq Khan’s London

Metropolitan Police by Virginia Hale13 Mar 20180 13 Mar, 201813 Mar, 2018 Sentencing a teenager for a spree of acid attacks in London that left victims with “life-changing injuries”, a judge has warned the violent use of corrosive liquids is a “serious and growing problem” in the UK capital. At Wood Green Crown Court, Derryck John was sentenced to 10 […]

ACLU, Left-Wing Unions File Lawsuit Claiming TPS Is Permanent Because Trump Said ‘Sh*thole Countries’

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and two left-wing, pro-illegal alien labor unions filed suit Monday, claiming it is unconstitutional for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Temporary Protective Status (TPS) to be given any end date. TPS is intended to be a short-term measure to avoid sending people home to countries that had just suffered natural disasters or other events […]

Pinkerton: Making California Great Again — and Republican Again 

Los Angeles, California, in the year 2038… From the perspective of this year, 2038, we can see that three very different events from 20 years ago set in motion the profound partisan realignment in California. It was, indeed, an epic reversal, as the Golden State switched from being overwhelmingly Democratic to overwhelmingly Republican. As we might remember, two decades ago, […]

ICE Chief Homan Slams Pelosi, Feinstein, Gov. Brown for Aiding Violent Illegals

California’s Democratic politicians are blocking the deportation of criminals aliens, breaking up anti-drug task forces, and deceiving the public, the director of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Monday evening. Director Thomas Homan delivered his broadside against Gov. Jerry Brown, Sen. Dianne Feinstein and House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi in a press call arranged by the White House the evening before President […]

Border Activists Plan Rally to Support Trump, Wall on Tuesday

Jeff Schwilk, founder of San Diegans for Secure Borders (SDSB), joined Breitbart News Senior Editors at Large Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak on Monday’s edition of SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight to share details of a rally scheduled Tuesday in San Diego, CA, to support President Donald Trump and the administration’s proposals for construction of a southern border wall. SDSB’s Facebook […]

Jerry Brown ‘Welcomes’ Trump to California: ‘Bridges, Not Walls’

California Governor Jerry Brown “welcomed” President Donald Trump to the Golden State by releasing a letter he sent to him on Monday, declaring that California’s vision for America was one of “bridges, not walls.” On Tuesday, President Trump will arrive to inspect the border wall prototypes being built near San Diego; to speak to Marines at the Miramar base; and […]

Jam on scones – and other UK food rows

Image copyright National Trust Image caption Putting cream on a scone first is considered sacrilege in Cornwall For most people cream tea is a pleasant, indulgent affair to be savoured. But in Cornwall civil unrest was narrowly averted after a National Trust property made the mistake of advertising scones with cream – rather than jam – dolloped on first. The […]

Stars of the silver screen all at sea

Image copyright Bain Collection Library of Congress & Cunard The sight of photographers crowding around a newly docked ocean liner was nothing new at the turn of the 20th Century. Disembarking celebrities could be photographed jostling for space alongside fellow passengers. However, the Cunard cruise line was the first to introduce on-board photographers in the 1920s. The ships’ photographers would […]

The Papers: PM’s Russia ultimatum and ‘eggstortion’

Image caption Most of the papers lead with Theresa May’s ultimatum to President Putin. The prime minister has given Russia until the end of Tuesday to provide a “credible response” to explain why a Russian-made nerve agent was used in the poisoning of former spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the UK. Image caption The Times runs through […]