June 15-16, 2019 Truth2Freedom Briefing Report (US•World•Christian)

News – 6/15/2019

Rouhani: Iran will continue to scale back nuclear deal commitments
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on…that his nation will continue to scale back from its nuclear deal commitments as it does not yet see “positive signals” from other countries… Rouhani was speaking in the Dushanbe summit…in…Tajikistan, the goal of the summit is to produce a declaration covering all the issues within the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) among all 27 nations represented.

Hong Kong extradition protests: Government suspends bill
The Hong Kong government has suspended its highly controversial plan to allow extraditions to mainland China, Chief Executive Carrie Lam has announced. She had previously refused to scrap the bill despite mass protests from Hong Kong residents. “I feel deep sorrow and regret that deficiencies in our work – and various other factors – have stirred up substantial controversies,” she said.

Venezuela crisis: Migrants dash to cross Peru border
Thousands of Venezuelans have rushed to cross into Peru in a bid to beat the introduction of tougher migration laws. Under new laws introduced on Saturday, Venezuelans need to have a passport and visa to enter Peru. Authorities say about 6,000 Venezuelans crossed from neighbouring Ecuador alone on Thursday, three times the daily average.

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Trump dismisses Iran denials
US President Donald Trump has dismissed Iran’s insistence it had no involvement with the attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. Mr Trump cited footage that Washington says shows Iranian forces in a small boat taking an unexploded mine off the hull of one of the ships. UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said the truth needed to be “clearly established”.

Hackers That Took Down Saudi Oil Site Probing U.S. Power Grid
A group of hackers that shut down a Saudi Arabian oil and natural gas facility in 2017 is now targeting electric utilities, according to the cybersecurity company Dragos Inc. The group, Xenotime, has been probing utilities in the U.S. and Asia-Pacific regions since late 2018, Hanover, Maryland-based Dragos said in a blog post Friday. They’ve focused mostly on electronic control systems that manage the operations at industrial sites, Dragos said.

This Sickening Purge Of Christian And Conservative News Publishers From Social Media Is The Only Way The Liberal Left Can Win The Election In 2020
I believe that the Liberal Left relive the night that Trump won the presidency over and over – every single day, and it is driving them to the brink of insanity!

Pope backs carbon pricing to stem global warming and appeals…
Pope Francis said on Friday that carbon pricing is “essential” to stem global warming – his clearest statement yet in support of penalising polluters – and appealed to climate change deniers to listen to science.

China flood death toll hits 61, 350,000 evacuated: ministry
As many as 61 people have been killed and 356,000 evacuated from their homes as heavy rain and floods swept through large parts of southern and central China this week, Chinese rescue authorities said.

Hail The Size of an Orange Causes Serious Damage in Slovenia
An unprecedented hail the size of an orange hit the southern parts of Slovenia, causing serious damage, reported BGNews.

2 months’ worth of rain in 48 hours triggers floods, disrupts travel, UK
Parts of central United Kingdom recorded double the amount of rain that typically falls during the entire month of June in two days. In the 48 hours ending on the morning of June 12, 2019, a total of 107.2 mm (4.22 inches) flooded Holbeach in Lincolnshire. The town receives an average of 53.2 mm (2.09 inches) during the entire month.

STD superbugs spreading like wildfire … One exposure and you’re infected for life
Asked to visualize what an apocalyptic end of the world might look like, few people would picture death by superbug, and yet uncontrollable, antibiotic-resistant bacteria are one of the greatest threats facing mankind.

Congressional Candidate In Virginia Admits He’s A Pedophile
Nathan Larson, a 37-year-old accountant from Charlottesville, Virginia, is running for Congress as an independent candidate in his native state. He is also a pedophile, as he admitted to HuffPost on Thursday, who has bragged in website posts about raping his late ex-wife.

Hillsong Church Affirms Full Pro-LGBTQ Position As They Hold Their One World Religion Alpha Conference Featuring A Roman Catholic Mass
Hillsong Church has millions of followers who have made their Laodicean church corporation wealthy beyond their wildest dreams. Over the past few years, Hillsong has gone from a mildly worldly group that won Grammy awards, to a full-blown snakepit of apostasy and heretical teachings.

1000s Of Illegals Quarantined After Exposure To Chicken Pox, Mumps
An ICE official told CNN on Friday that of the quarantined individuals, approximately 80% (4,200) were exposed to mumps, 800 were exposed to chicken pox, and around 100 migrants were exposed to both. They will be quarantined for 25 days.

Video: Brooklyn New York Mosque Broadcasts Islamic Call to Prayer to 20 Block Radius
A resident of Brooklyn posted a Facebook live video documenting how the Islamic call to prayer was being broadcast to a 20 block radius by a local mosque.

Shock Photos, Video: Kids Give Cash to Drag Queen “Performers” at Public Library
Photos and video taken at a public library in Iowa show children giving money to drag queens as they perform on stage.

A 1st at UN! India Votes with Israel Against Group with Ties to Terror
“This is a truly historic vote,” said Vijeta Uniyal, founder of Indians for Israel. “India has finally broken a voting pattern.”

Beto Unveils LGBTQ Plan Forcing Schools to Allow Boys on Girls’ Sports Teams
2020 hopeful and former Texas Rep. Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke have rolled out new plans that will help the LGBTQ community establish more equality ins schools.


Headlines – 6/15/2019

Lindsey Graham, a Trump confidante, insists on two-state solution

Nikki Haley to Israel Hayom: Trump’s peace plan puts Israel’s security first

After fresh Gaza violence, army said pushing for ‘serious military campaign’

PA organizations deny firing rockets at Israel

Hamas chief tells UN he doesn’t know who fired rockets at Israel this week

UN Mideast envoy meets Hamas leaders in Gaza amid border violence

US Senate warns Israel against letting China run Haifa port

No to BDS: French Muslim leaders tour northern West Bank as guests of settlers

Germany is accused of downplaying anti-Semitic attacks by Muslims

Turkey refuses Russian ‘excuse’ over Syria strikes

Iraqi PM, in phone call with Pompeo, urges ‘calm’ amid US-Iranian tensions

France’s Macron Sides With Cyprus on Dispute With Turkey

Turkey says would retaliate against U.S. sanctions over Russian S-400s

Rouhani tells SCO summit: US poses ‘serious threat’ to world

Iran under diplomatic fire over provocations in Persian Gulf

Blaming Iran for Attack on Gulf Tankers, U.S. Releases Video of Revolutionary Guards

US says video shows Iranian military removing mine from tanker

‘Flying objects’ damaged Japanese tanker during attack in Gulf of Oman

Iranian forces fired missile at US drone before tanker sabotage – report

Trump: Iran a ‘nation of terror,’ was behind tanker attacks

Trump says Gulf tanker attacks have ‘Iran written all over it’

UK joins US in accusing Iran of tanker attacks as crew held

US focused on building international consensus following attacks in Middle East

Japanese tanker owner contradicts U.S. officials over explosives used in Gulf of Oman attack

U.N. chief calls for independent probe into Gulf tanker attacks

After tanker attacks, Iran claims US and Israel plotting to ‘sabotage diplomacy’

The last time a ‘Tanker War’ broke out in the Persian Gulf, it lasted for years

Tehran billboard shows destroyed US, Israeli ships, reads: ‘We drowned them all’

Twitter deletes thousands of accounts tied to Iran, seeks to end false info campaigns

Japan FM discusses Gulf of Oman attacks with US Secretary of State Pompeo

Concerns over Persian Gulf escalation weigh on markets

Ash Carter: Iran ‘feeling the pressure’ of Trump sanctions

President Xi: China to promote ties with Iran no matter what

Chinese cyberattack against Telegram messaging app targeted Hong Kong protests, says CEO

More than 600 companies including Walmart and Costco sent a letter to Trump begging him not to increase China tariffs

Trump says he’d ‘of course’ tell FBI if he gets foreign dirt

US Office of Special Counsel finds that Kellyanne Conway violated federal law and recommends she be removed from the White House

WikiLeaks’ Assange Says His Life at Stake in Extradition Fight

Surveillance-savvy Hong Kong protesters go digitally dark

Exclusive: Facebook’s Process to Label You a ‘Hate Agent’ Revealed

Scientists found that we’re spending so much time on our smartphones that it could be changing the shape of our skulls

Many Americans say their financial situation is worse since the Great Recession

5.6 magnitude earthquake hits near Tual, Indonesia

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near Yigo Village, Guam

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits near Isangel, Vanuatu

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits the Northern Mid-Atlantic Ridge

5.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Kahale, Indonesia

5.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Puerto Madero, Mexico

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Puerto Madero, Mexico

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Raoul Island, New Zealand

Popocateptl volcano in Mexico erupts to 32,000ft

Sabancaya volcano in Peru erupts to 24,000ft

Reventador volcano in Ecuador erupts to 15,000ft

Sheveluch volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 15,000ft

2 months’ worth of rain in 48 hours triggers floods, disrupts travel, UK

China flood death toll hits 61, 350,000 evacuated: ministry

Hail The Size of an Orange Causes Serious Damage in Slovenia

At least 36 people dead in one of India’s longest heatwaves

Temperatures leap 40 degrees above normal as the Arctic Ocean and Greenland ice sheet see record June melting

Pope backs carbon pricing to stem global warming and appeals to deniers

Trump migration deal meets mounting resistance in Mexico

5,200 people in ICE custody quarantined for exposure to mumps or chicken pox

WHO Says Ebola Outbreak Is Not An International Public Health Emergency

Burial of Ugandan Ebola victim shows flash of confrontation

China announces hefty fines for unauthorized collection of DNA

New York ends religious exemption to vaccine mandates

Anti-vaxxers lose minds after religious exemption bill gets pushed through. “And these are the religious people?!”

Russian geneticist answers challenges to his plan to make gene-edited babies

Appeals Court Rebukes Brett Kavanaugh, Grants Abortion Access to Undocumented Minors

With glitz and glamor, Tel Aviv celebrates Mideast’s largest Pride parade

Jewish Gay Conversion Group Operating Under New Name Ordered to Shut Down

Brazil’s Supreme Court criminalizes homophobia and transphobia

Lake County church hosting 3-day ‘Make America Straight Again’ event – preacher advocates for the arrest and execution of lesbians and gays

Infamous Australian cult leader, known for brainwashing children, dead at 98

Boy, 16, fatally shot while trying to sell Xbox: ‘They killed my son over nothing,’ mom cries


News – 6/16/2019

UK to send Royal Marines to Persian Gulf to protect British ships
The UK is to send 100 Royal Marines to the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf to protect British ships and other interests in the region, as the fallout from the attack on two tankers last week escalates, The Times reported. As the pressure increases after Norwegian and Japanese oil tankers were attacked last week, Britain has joined the US, Saudi Arabia and others in accusing Iran of carrying out the attacks.

IAI’s ELTA to introduce new Multi-System Multi-Mission Radar
Israel Aerospace Industries subsidiary ELTA Systems will announce the latest generation of its ELM-2084 MS-Multi-Mission Radar (Multi-Sensor MMR) at the Paris Air Show which opens outside the French capital on Monday. The operational and combat proven MMR is the radar of Israel’s “Iron Dome”, “David’s Sling” and IAI’s land-based “Barak” missile defense weapon systems and has been sold to customers around the world.

Hong Kong extradition bill: Protesters return to streets despite suspension
Thousands of people protested in Hong Kong on Sunday against a controversial extradition bill, despite a government decision to suspend the bill. The new law, which would have allowed extradition from Hong Kong to mainland China, prompted hundreds of thousands to demonstrate in the past week. Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Saturday that the plans had been “suspended” for the time being.

India announces retaliatory trade tariffs against the US
India has said that, from Sunday, it will impose tariffs on 28 US products, including almonds and apples. The new duties, some as high as 70%, are in response to Washington’s refusal to exempt Delhi from higher taxes on steel and aluminium imports. Earlier this month, US President Trump also announced the US was withdrawing India’s preferential trade treatment.

U.S. Escalates Online Attacks on Russia’s Power Grid
The United States is stepping up digital incursions into Russia’s electric power grid in a warning to President Vladimir V. Putin and a demonstration of how the Trump administration is using new authorities to deploy cybertools more aggressively, current and former government officials said. In interviews…the officials described the previously unreported deployment of American computer code inside Russia’s grid and other targets…

Saudi seeks oil supply protection as U.S. and Iran face off
Saudi Arabia called for swift action to secure Gulf energy supplies and joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in a vital shipping route that have raised fears of broader confrontation in the region. Thursday’s tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman exacerbated the antagonistic fallout from similar blasts in May that crippled four vessels.

New York City set to become 1st city to fund abortion services
Tucked away in a $92.5 billion budget, agreed to with a handshake deal between Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson on Friday, was an agreement to make New York City the first city in the country to fund abortion services.

Cyclone Vayu may recurve towards India’s Gujarat again
The very severe cyclonic storm, Vayu, which was likely to make a landfall in India’s western state of Gujarat on Thursday but changed its trajectory could again recurve in the next two days, meteorological department officials said Saturday.

STD superbugs spreading like wildfire … One exposure and you’re infected for life
Asked to visualize what an apocalyptic end of the world might look like, few people would picture death by superbug, and yet uncontrollable, antibiotic-resistant bacteria are one of the greatest threats facing mankind.

7 Reasons To Be Highly Skeptical Of The Gulf Of Oman Incident
In a move that surprised exactly zero people, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has wasted no time scrambling to blame Iran for damage done to two sea vessels in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday, citing exactly zero evidence.

Possible Iran False Flag In Gulf Of Oman & Israel Attacks Syria Again
Oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman. The US government rushes to blame Iran. Just like they blamed Iran for a recent shady rocket attack in the Green Zone in Iraq. The latest attack appears to be yet another false flag. Israel continues to bomb Syria with no media coverage

Discovery Family Show ‘My Little Pony’ To Introduce Lesbian Couple
LGBT pride will be coming to the Discovery Family show “My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic” this weekend in an episode that will feature a lesbian couple.

Texas Town 1st in Nation to Ban Abortion: Sanctuary City for the Unborn’
The city of Waskom, Texas, has become the first in the nation to ban abortion, declaring itself a “sanctuary city for the unborn.”

China Is Launching Weather-Control Machines Across An Area The Size Of Alaska
China is launching the world’s largest weather-control machine, with the ability to modify the weather in an area similar to the size of Alaska. China has never shied away from doing things on a massive scale and this is yet another example of the Chinese government working on an unprecedented scale.

In Bid To Create A One World Monetary System, Facebook Launching New Cryptocurrency ‘Libra’ That Was Originally Called ‘GlobalCoin’
This is truly an amazing end times story we bring you today, one that sounds like it’s fresh off the pages of end times novels like ‘Left Behind‘, but this is no fiction, no sir. This is stunning end times Bible prophecy coming true before our very eyes. What is the Internet but the One World System that connects all people everywhere around the planet. What is social media but a digital marketplace where billions and billions communicate with each other. Now today we bring you the story of Facebook’s new cryptocurrency named ‘Libra’ which is set to launch globally on June 18th. And what was the original name of ‘Libra’? You guessed it, ‘GlobalCoin‘.

Christian School That Does Not Utilize LGBT Sex Ed. Raided SWAT-Style – Being Targeted By State Of California To Allow Sexual Exploration Or Be Shut Down
The LGBT is an angry mob who will not accept any type of dissention. Any business or organization that stands on principles that oppose their agenda will be met with aggressive guerilla-style tactics with the sole purpose of complete destruction. We have seen it time and time again in the cases of bakers and florists who refuse to compromise their values and religious convictions to participate in homosexual marriages.

ICE has 297 confirmed cases of mumps in custody. How many have been released into the US?
I’ve been reporting for months about the mumps epidemic particularly among Honduran migrants, but the government has finally officially released the information.

ICE Quarantines over 5K Migrants for Mumps, Chicken Pox
About 5,200 people have been quarantined after exposure to mumps and chicken pox in Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention centers, according to CNN.

Ebola Ridden Immigrants Is the Cover Story for a Devastating Bioterror Attack to be Unleashed On America
From what I have learned over the last six years, and in combination with what I know to be true with regard to the importation of ebola positive illegal immigrants, I believe that a greatly exaggerated health crisis is being created in order to provide cover for a larger and more deadly agenda that will soon be unleashed upon the American people.

Large explosion in military zone of Damascus
There was an explosion in a military area of Damascus early Saturday evening, Syrian state television reported, giving no further details on the blast.

VIDEO: ICE Opens Transgender Housing Unit for Illegals – Teaches Self-Grooming, Provides Hormone Therapy on Taxpayer Dime
.. And ICE is very proud of this.
…The unit opened in 2017…They posted video of US officials teaching self-grooming and self-presentation classes at the facility. ICE also provides hormone therapy on the taxpayer dime.

Fatherhood changes men’s brains and minds, studies show
Call it dad brain. Studies show that becoming a father changes men’s brains in ways that help them tackle the complex tasks of being a parent, leading neuroscientists say.

Man, partner refused entry to restaurant ‘because a couple is a man and woman’
A man and his partner were told they couldn’t dine at a restaurant in the northern city of Nazareth Illit because the special event was reserved for families and couples, and a couple had to be a man and a woman.

REPORT: House GOP Leadership: FBI Director Wray Not Cooperating with AG Barr’s Spygate Investigation – Burying Documents
House GOP leadership is now convinced FBI Director Christopher Wray is not cooperating with Bill Barr and John Durham’s investigation into the origins of Spygate.

Pew: Illegal Alien Population Booms in Red States Ahead of 2020 Election
The illegal alien population has boomed in at least three red states won by President Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election, new analysis reveals.

Vermont Minors Need Parental Permission To Get An Ibuprofen From The School Nurse, But Not An Abortion
The Republican governor of Vermont signed legislation this week which makes it legal for minors to obtain an abortion without parental consent. Vermont law also allows non-physicians, including registered nurse practitioners, to perform abortions.


Headlines – 6/16/2019

Tremors across Jordan as Trump Mideast peace plan revives old fears

PA: ‘We have foiled Trump’s peace plan’

Liberal pro-Israel groups accuse Israeli envoy of politicizing US support

Liberman: We’ll force gov’t with Likud, Blue and White to block ultra-Orthodox

Israeli soldier punished for putting dairy and meat in same fridge on base

Israel said to demand return of soldiers’ bodies as condition for calm in Gaza

Mortars fired at Iraqi base housing US troops

Large explosion in military zone of Damascus – Syrian state TV

Wildfire in Damascus Warehouse Causes Massive Explosion, State Media Reports

Dozens Said Killed by Shelling and Airstrikes on Rebel-held Areas in Syria’s North

US envoy: Iran must stop using Syria to threaten regional neighbors

Iran-US dispute grows over attacks on oil tankers in Gulf of Oman

UAE FM: Int’l community should work together to protect energy transportation

UAE foreign minister says Iran fingerprints clear on oil tanker attacks: Arabiya TV

United Arab Emirates Diplomat Says Evidence Shows Tanker Attacks Were ‘State-Sponsored’

Saudi prince blames Iran for tanker attacks, says won’t hesitate on ‘threats’

Israel said to blame Iran’s Revolutionary Guard for attacks on oil tankers

Albanian PM says tanker attacks ‘engineered provocation by Iran’

Corbyn: UK government fueling Gulf tensions by blaming Iran for tanker attacks

Jeremy Corbyn: no ‘credible evidence’ of Iran role in tanker attacks

Iran Summons British Envoy Over Tanker Attack Accusations, State Media Reports

The Latest: Arab League chief tells Iranians to ‘be careful’

Arab League chief calls on Iran to ‘reverse course’ after tanker attacks

Iran’s Rouhani renews threat to reduce nuclear deal commitment

Iran to Continue Scaling Back on Nuclear Deal Compliance, Rohani Says

Iran Rushes to Up Petrochemical Sales as Sanctions Hit Oil

A crude tug of war on the global oil market

Putin Criticizes U.S. Trade Wars as ‘Bullying’

The Face-Off Over Gulf Arms Sales: ‘Emergency’ or False Alarm?

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: Saudi Arabia urges ‘decisive’ response

Saudi-led Coalition Hits Houthi Positions in Yemen’s Sanaa

Houthis Say They Launched Drone Attacks on Saudi Arabia’s Abha and Jizan Airports

Turkey slams southern EU nations on drilling bid off Cyprus

U. S. calls Sudan military crackdown ‘devastating,’ urges independent investigation

Sudan says military council suspends decree on UN sites

Roadside bomb kills Kenyan police officers near Somali border

Hong Kong leader suspends extradition bill, says sorry

Thousands evacuated in Berlin after WWII bomb found

EU says ‘Russian sources’ tried to undermine European vote

U.S. Ramps Up Online Attacks on Russian Power Grid

Venezuela’s Guaido calls for probe into funds for military defectors

Mexico publishes Trump’s ‘secret deal’ on migration

Migrants complain of poor conditions at US holding centers

Dems eye repeal of Justice rule barring presidential indictments

MoveOn Launches Nationwide ‘Impeach Donald Trump’ Rallies Saturday

Trump Warns of Epic Stock Market Crash If He’s Not Re-Elected

Trump warns of a ‘market crash the likes of which has not been seen before’ if he loses 2020 election – but economists are worried he’s causing a recession on his own

Target suffering mass cash register outage, leaving frustrated customers

Pressure mounts on Facebook over Mark Zuckerberg’s emails on privacy practices, ongoing FTC investigation

Trump says he was briefed on Navy sightings of UFOs

No tsunami threat to NZ after 7.4 magnitude Kermadec earthquake

6.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Ohonua, Tonga

5.3 magnitude earthquake hits near L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near L’Esperance Rock, New Zealand

Sabancaya volcano in Peru erupts to 24,000ft

Popocateptl volcano in Mexico erupts to 20,000ft

Reventador volcano in Ecuador erupts to 17,000ft

Sheveluch volcano on Kamchatka, Russia erupts to 13,000ft

Cyclone Vayu may recurve towards India’s Gujarat again

More dogs are getting sick as climate changes pushes diseases into new parts of the US

New York City set to become 1st city to fund abortion services

Planned Parenthood building clinic in Alabama despite abortion law

Lesbian Pair Performed At-home “Sex Change” on Young Son – Then Killed Him

The controversy over the DC Dyke March, Jewish Pride flags and Israel, explained

With hard hats and tiny audience, Notre Dame celebrates first Mass since blaze


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