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Glenn Reynolds: You can “thank” Hillary for the Libya Slave Trade

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 9:00am 12/2/2017 at 9:00am
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In recent years, the country of Libya has descended into a nightmare. There is a lack of leadership and warring factions are struggling for control. Worst of all, some refugees who have been taken prisoner there are now being sold in slave markets.

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India Bids for Israel’s Offshore Oil and Gas Blocks

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 1:00pm 11/16/2017 at 1:00pm
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In what amounts to a significant policy shift, Indian public sector companies are bidding for Israeli offshore oil and gas fields. A consortium led by India’s state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) is seeking drilling rights in 24 offshore blocks in Israel’s Mediterranean waters, Indian and Israeli newspapers reported on Wednesday.

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Trump, India’s PM Modi Vow to ‘Destroy Radical Islamic Terrorism’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 10:00am 6/27/2017 at 10:00am
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Combatting Islamist terror was high on the agenda when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the White House on his first official visit since President Donald Trump took office. “We are both determined to destroy terrorist organizations and the radical ideology that drives them. We will destroy radical Islamic terrorism,” President Trump said...

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Israel Makes Impressive Security Preparations for Trump Visit

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 8:30am 5/10/2017 at 8:30am
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Donald Trump and First Lady Melania are set to visit Israel with Ivanka and husband Jared Kushner later this month as part of a three stop tour of the Middle East.

A massive effort for increased security is already underway in Israel.

The Times of Israel reports:

Frenetic preparations underway for Trump’s Israel visit

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Democrats are Willing to Provoke a War With Russia Over Lost Election?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 16, 2016 at 4:00pm 12/16/2016 at 4:00pm

Professor Jacobson has covered the Democrat’s futile attempt to mount an electoral college insurrection in the hopes of turning over the results of the recent presidential election.

Monday morning, establishment media outlets along with a bevy of Democrats decided Russia was to blame for Hillary’s embarrassing electoral loss. The sudden, unified chorus...

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Google, Cuba Sign Internet Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 2:30pm 12/13/2016 at 2:30pm

Google and Cuba finalized their deal to bring servers to the Communist island to allow high speed internet for users. The Wall Street Journal reported:

Alphabet Chairman Eric Schmidt signed an agreement in Havana on Monday with Cuba’s state telecommunications company, La Empresa de Telecomunicaciones de Cuba SA, concluding months of talks.

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Ariel University: How a tiny Israeli city builds a high-tech bridge to India

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 11:30am 11/17/2016 at 11:30am

With Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin touring India on an 8-day visit, Ariel University is taking this historic opportunity to connect with Indian universities and tap into South Asian country’s huge talent pool. Professor Yehuda Danon, President of Ariel University, is accompanying the presidential delegation, along with fifteen other heads of Israeli universities. Along with...

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ISIS Taking Advantage of Migrant Issue by Flooding People Through Libya

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 27, 2016 at 1:00pm 5/27/2016 at 1:00pm

The Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) continues to take advantage of the migrant issue by blending their fighters and shipping them through Europe.

Smuggler Abu Walid told CNN that ISIS has contacted people in his business in Libya in the past two months, offering up to $40,000 for 25 people. Libyan officials told the...

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Taliban Leader Killed by U.S. Drone in Pakistan

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 4:30pm 5/22/2016 at 4:30pm

The Afghanistan government confirmed a U.S. drone killed Taliban leader Mullah Mansoor in Pakistan.

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Will Obama “Apologize” in Hiroshima?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 10:00am 5/11/2016 at 10:00am
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The White House said people should not view President Barack Obama’s visit to Hiroshima, Japan, as an apology after they announced he will become the first sitting president to visit the city since the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on it in 1945.

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MLB Changes Puerto Rico Series to Miami Due to Zika

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 6, 2016 at 7:20pm 5/6/2016 at 7:20pm

The Zika virus has forced the Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) to move the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins series from Puerto Rico to Miami.

Several players voiced their concerns over the virus, which led the union to ask Commissioner Rob Manfred to move the...

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First U.S. Cruise Ship in 38 Years Docks in Cuba

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 2, 2016 at 3:30pm 5/2/2016 at 3:30pm

Cuba has received their first U.S. cruise ship in the last 38 years as the two countries relax their tense relationship.

Carnival’s Adonia landed at Havana Bay with 700 passengers at 9:30AM Eastern time. It will also make stops at Cienfuegos and Santiago de Cuba.

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The Latest from Brussels

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 5:30pm 3/23/2016 at 5:30pm

Here’s what we’ve learned since yesterday’s Brussels attacks:

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Israel expanding ties and economic development help in Africa

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at 11:30am 3/15/2016 at 11:30am

Theodor Herzl, founder of modern Zionism, the movement that led to the creation of Israel, wrote in 1902, “Once I have witnessed the redemption of the Jews, my people, I wish also to assist in the redemption of the Africans.”

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President Obama: We’re Taking Every Possible Step to Keep Our Homeland Safe

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 1:35pm 11/25/2015 at 1:35pm

Flanked by members of the national security team Wednesday, President Obama briefly addressed the current state of homeland security. The President assured the American people that, “no specific and credible,” intelligence indicated a looming, “attack on the homeland” for the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend.

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Rubio: If Threatened, the U.S. Must ‘Respond and Defend’ Turkey

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 8:45pm 11/24/2015 at 8:45pm

Earlier today, Turkey shot down a Russian fighter plane after repeated warnings.

According to the Turkish military, officials warned “an unidentified aircraft” ten times over the course of five minutes that its path would violate Turkish airspace over the border town of Yayladagi, in Hatay province. A spokesman for U.S. officials...

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Is the U.S. Less Safe Under President Obama’s Watch?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 5:45pm 11/24/2015 at 5:45pm

House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul isn’t mincing words when it comes to his concerns over President Obama’s measures to protect the homeland:

“Look, they should do this and they need to do it. But the fact iswhat can you not do? But that’s the fact of the matter, that is the...

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