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Today: Jerusalem recognised

this morning (thursday 7th), 6.40-6.42am, 7.34-7.41am, 8.02-8.04am, and 8.10-8.20am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by mishal husain and justin webb) includes …

“International reaction to President Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has included Theresa May and the Pope …”

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Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales Tries to Remove UN Anti-Corruption Commissioner

Guatemala erupted in political crisis on Sunday after President Jimmy Morales ordered the head of a United Nations anti-corruption commission to leave the country. The Constitutional Court of Guatemala has since blocked the President’s order. 768 more words

Corruption

‘Doing Nothing is Not an Option:’ Congress Demands Anti-Russian Propaganda Plan

Sputnik – 07.08.2017

Posing an ultimatum to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, US lawmakers are hinting that Congress will create a specific strategy to combat “Russian propaganda campaigns” if the State Department fails to do so.

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Mainstream Media, Warmongering

H.R.2883 - Promoting Cross-Border Energy Infrastructure Act

Markwayne Mullin (Republican – Oklahoma) proposed H.R. 2883 to prohibit any person from constructing, connecting, operating, or maintaining a border-crossing facility for the import or export or oil, natural gas, or electricity across an international border of the United States without first obtaining a certificate of crossing. 398 more words

Summary

Saudi Arabia teams up with Israel in anti-Qatar lobbying in the US Congress

By Abdus Sattar Ghazali – Journal of America – June 10, 2017

US proposed  legislation – Palestinian International Terrorism Support Prevention Act of 2017 – threatening to sanction Qatar for its support of the so-called “Palestinian terror” was sponsored by 10 lawmakers who received more than $1m over the last 18 months from lobbyists and groups linked to Israel, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates, Al Jazeera reported Friday.

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Ethnic Cleansing, Racism, Zionism

Bronx Congressman Pushes for New Sanctions Against Russia Amid Flynn Scandal

Bronx Congressman Eliot Engel capitalized upon the resignation of President Donald Trump‘s Russian-tainted National Security Advisor to push legislation that would hit Moscow and its agents with even tougher financial sanctions. 616 more words

Donald Trump

H.R. 600 - Digital GAP Act

Ed Royce (Republican-CA) introduced H.R. 600, the Digital GAP Act. The act is to promote Internet access in developing countries and update foreign policy toward the Internet, and for other purposes. 381 more words

House Of Representatives