A man opened fire inside of a church in a small South Texas community on Sunday, killing multiple people and wounding others before being “taken down,” authorities said.
After Rand Paul was assaulted by a neighbor on Friday, a spokesman for the Kentucky senator said he was “fine.” On Sunday afternoon a senior adviser, Doug Stafford, revealed that the senator actually suffered five broken ribs, and it’s unclear when he’ll be able to return to work.
Paul has lung contusions, or bruises, caused by the broken ribs.
“According to reports on anti-Semitism provided to the Spanish minister of the interior, there has been a hundreds-percent spike in anti-Semitic incidents in Spain.”
Further Steps Toward Kings of the North/South War
Israel has been warning about Iran entrenching itself in Syria for the past year. Netanyahu and Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman have warned several times that Israel could be forced into military action under such circumstances, particularly with regard to the deployment of pro-Iranian Shi’ite militias in southern Syria near the border with Israel in the Golan Heights.
Is Saudi Arabia Pushing Israel Into War With Hezbollah and Iran?
…Short answer: YES!
WARS & RUMORS THEREOF
The Saudi-led coalition battling Shiite rebels in Yemen closed off the land, sea and air ports to the Arab world’s poorest country early Monday after a missile targeted Riyadh, hours after an Islamic State-claimed militant attack in Aden killed at least 17 people.
In a statement, the coalition accused Iran of supplying Yemen’s Houthi rebels and their allies with the missile launched Saturday toward the Saudi capital’s international airport.
As King of the North, Iran’s help to conquer the King of the South, Saudi Arabia, will come via a “squeeze maneuver. Iran-backed Houthis, which are heavily supplied with military hardware, will attack from the Saudi southern border when Iran attacks from the north.
…And likely to aggravate the King of the North.
US & GLOBAL ECONOMY
Thought you’d get a break? Republicans quietly revise tax bill to INCREASE rates over time
A day after the GOP unveiled its plan promising middle-class relief, the House’s top tax-writer, Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, released a revised version of the bill that would impose a new, lower-inflation “chained CPI” adjustment for tax brackets immediately instead of in 2023. That means more income would be taxed at higher rates over time — and less generous tax cuts for individuals and families.
President Donald Trump’s five-nation Asia trip got off to a low-key start Sunday as he enjoyed a round of golf with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
The two leaders hit the links not long after a lunch of American-beef hamburgers, not long after Trump’s arrival from Hawaii.
But the display of friendship from Abe will soon give way to high-stakes diplomacy. Still, the two men have struck up an easy rapport.
ISLAM & NEW WORLD ORDER
The purge against the kingdom’s political and business elite also targeted the head of the National Guard Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, who was detained and replaced as minister of the powerful National Guard by Prince Khaled bin Ayyaf.