“We are in touch with the Americans,” Netanyahu said. “The Americans turned to us and inquired what the bill was about. As we have been coordinating with them until now, it is worth [to continue] talking and coordinating with them. We are working to promote and develop the settlement enterprise.”
Huh! Maybe Trump isn’t as committed to the idea that Jerusalem is Israel’s sovereign city after all!
WARS & RUMORS THEREOF
About 200 people are feared dead in North Korea after underground tunnels at a nuclear test site that was feared to be unstable reportedly collapsed, crushing 100 people in the initial cave-in and 100 others when the tunnels again gave way on top of rescuers.
I am here for the 7th round of talks on ending six years of devastating war in Syria, which are led by three main players: Russia, Iran and Turkey. The Russians and Iranians are backing the Syrian government of Bashar al-Assad, and Turkey is backing some of the rebels.
US & GLOBAL ECONOMY
House Ways and Means Committee members spent all day Tuesday holed up in conference rooms trying to iron out last-minute disagreements. Senior committee staff worked through the night Monday and were expected to do the same on Tuesday to unveil the bill at a GOP Conference meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday.
But in a move that foreshadows the difficulties awaiting the party of Reagan, GOP leaders and tax writers postponed their big reveal to buy themselves more time. They now hope to release the bill Thursday but privately acknowledge they have a number of disagreements to resolve first.
US Department of Defense (DOD) Plans Solar-Storm-Based National Blackout Drill During Antifa Protests in November
ISLAM & NEW WORLD ORDER
Vehicles have been used as weapons in a number of terrorist attacks in recent years, including in deadly incidents in London and Nice, France.
A pro-ISIS media group circulated an image today of a knife dripping blood over the Eiffel Tower, calling on lone jihadists to attack on Halloween. “Enjoy their gathering,” reads the text superimposed over the image. “Terrorize October 31.”