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Double Whammy: Biden Gets Called Out for Iraq War Lie, Faces Fresh Questions About His Handsy Nature

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/7/2019 at 12:00pm
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Apparently Joe Biden hasn’t caught on to the fact that the mainstream media and fact checkers aren’t giving him as many free passes as they used to for the gaffes he makes and the lies he tells on the campaign trial.

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Health Concerns Grow After German Chancellor Merkel Seen Shaking In Public For Third Time

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 12, 2019 at 1:00pm 7/12/2019 at 1:00pm
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Serious concerns over German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s health have grown after she was seen shaking uncontrollably in public for the third time in the last few weeks. Chancellor Merkel, whose term ends in 2021, downplayed the trembling episodes claiming she was doing “very well” and “no one should be worried.”

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Veterans Walk Out of Meeting With Ocasio-Cortez After She Bashes U.S. and Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 10:00am 6/2/2019 at 10:00am
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was in a meeting with constituents this weekend and drifted into predictable territory, criticizing the United States and President Trump. Two veterans who were at the meeting, walked out.

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Mike Pence Renews Call That Ilhan Omar Be Removed From House Foreign Affairs Committee

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 2:00pm 5/11/2019 at 2:00pm
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Vice President Mike Pence was in Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s home state of Minnesota on Thursday and while there, he took the opportunity to renew his call for the freshman Congresswoman to be removed from the House Foreign Affairs committee.

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Kim Jong Un blinks: Still wants to meet Trump despite cancellation

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 8:21pm 5/24/2018 at 8:21pm

Thursday morning, President Trump canceled the upcoming Singapore summit with North Korea, “based on tremendous anger and open hostility displayed” in their most recent statements. North Korea recently insulted Vice President Pence calling him “ignorant and stupid” and a “political dummy.”

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Merkel Headed for a ‘Cold Reception’ in Washington, German Press Fears

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 11:00am 4/24/2018 at 11:00am
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Ahead of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s one-day visit to Washington scheduled for Friday, German media have complained about the lack of ceremonial pomp accorded to the visiting leader. German media outlets were incensed by the fact that French President Emmanuel Macron, who is also touring the US this week, was receiving an...

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EU Threatens Trade War Over Trump’s Tariff Plan

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 11:00am 3/8/2018 at 11:00am
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Rattled by President Trump’s proposal to raise tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, the European Union is threatening the U.S. with a full-blown trade war. “We will now impose tariffs on motorcycles, Harley Davidson, on blue jeans, Levis, on bourbon,” Jean-Claude Junker, President of the European Commission, warned earlier this week.

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Trudeau Sparks Outrage with Bizarre Bollywood-Themed India Trip

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 1:30pm 2/24/2018 at 1:30pm
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s first official visit to India is grabbing headlines for all the wrong reasons.

“Why India is being really rude to Justin Trudeau,” lamented Washington Post in an opinion piece. “There seems to be no end to the Indian snubbing of the Canadians, even as the Trudeaus are trying...

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Marching for Israel in Calcutta

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 23, 2018 at 7:00am 2/23/2018 at 7:00am
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Of all the topics I cover for Legal Insurrection, stories related to India-Israel relations are closest to my heart. It was, therefore, a pleasant surprise when I was invited to address a large pro-Israel rally in the Indian city of Calcutta. The invitation for the last week’s event was extended by Hindu S...

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India, Southeast Asian Countries Step Up Maritime Cooperation to Counter China

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 26, 2018 at 7:00am 1/26/2018 at 7:00am
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi is rolling out the red carpet for the leaders of Southeast Asian countries on the eve of India’s Republic Day. What is being described by the Indian media as a diplomatic ‘coup’ in India’s ongoing territorial row with China, ten heads of states from Southeast Asian countries will...

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Israel, India Upgrade Defense and Trade Ties During Netanyahu’s Visit

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 15, 2018 at 2:38pm 1/15/2018 at 2:38pm
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EU Launches Disciplinary Proceedings Against Poland

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 11:30am 12/21/2017 at 11:30am
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The European Union has launched disciplinary proceedings against Poland, accusing the county of breaching the EU’s “core values” over a series of judicial reforms passed by the Polish parliament.

The European Commission, the EU’s executive body, triggered Article 7, also dubbed as the “Nuclear Option.” The process could lead to economic sanctions and...

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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.

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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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