Posts Tagged ‘ramps’

In first since nuclear deal, Iran ramps up uranium enrichment to 20%

TEHRAN — An Iranian government spokesman said Tehran has begun enriching uranium up to 20% at an underground facility, prompting a warning from Israel. The state-run IRNA news agency on Monday quoted Ali Rabiei saying President Hassan Rouhani had given the order for the move at the Fordo facility. Enrichment at 20% is a short, […]

UK ramps up inoculations with rollout of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine

LONDON, United Kingdom — Britain on Monday took another giant step in the fight against COVID-19, ramping up its immunization program by giving the first shots in the world from the vaccine created by Oxford University and pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca. Dialysis patient Brian Pinker, 82, was the first to get the new vaccine shot, administered […]

On the way out, Trump’s Iran envoy ramps up pressure, urges Biden to follow suit

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China ramps up testing frozen imports after finding COVID-19 on packaging

China has ramped up testing of frozen foods after saying it has repeatedly discovered the coronavirus on imported products and their packaging, triggering mass scale testing of food and related personnel, suspension of certain imports and disruptions to trade flows.China, which has suspended imports from 99 suppliers in 20 countries, argues these measures are needed […]


Source Video Azerbaijan has given Turkey control over the air segment of its military campaign to capture the Nagorno-Karabakh region, the Armenian Defense Ministry reported on September 30. According to Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Turkish and Azerbaijani aviation is being coordinated by the E7-T aircraft of the Turkish Air Force, which is an air command post. The […]

CIA Ramps Up Afghan Heroin Smuggling To Fund Wars

The CIA has ramped up its drug smuggling operation in Afghanistan in order to continue funding proxy wars around the globe, experts warn. Over one million women and 100,000 children are drug addicts in Afghanistan, representative Shahpor Yusuf from the Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan said on Sunday. reports: “There are between 900,000 and million women and around […]

AMI Smart Meter Abuse Ramps Up Around the USA

By Catherine J. Frompovich Daily, I receive requests for information, help and even stories documenting how utility customers, who refuse AMI Smart Meters, are being abused by utility companies, but with the apparent ‘blessings’ of state public utility commissions, which turn blind eyes and deaf ears to the harassments and abuses. Now it’s […]

Israel Ramps Up Support For Over 7 Syrian Rebel Factions In Desperate Bid to Expand Reach

GOLAN, SYRIA — As the acute phase of civil warfare in Syria winds down while the government of President Bashar al-Assad increasingly gains the upper hand over foreign-funded insurgents, regional powers are desperately boosting aid for local proxies in a last-ditch attempt to rekindle the nearly seven-year-long conflict and gain a strategic foothold in the […]

Crime Syndicate Ramps Up ‘Conspiracy Theorist’ Gaslighting Campaign

By Russ Winter Handling of the Las Vegas mass shooting was so badly botched that the Crime Syndicate is resorting to a series of gaslighting news articles to try to put the genie back in the bottle. Gaslighting essentially means calling someone crazy for being a “conspiracy theorist” (CT). This method is fairly effective when used […]

Direct Action Ramps Up Resistance To Line 3

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North Korea Ramps up International Rancor with H-Bomb Threat

Experts warn of potentially dire consequences if Kim Jong Un detonates a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean North Korea’s latest threat—to detonate a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean—if carried through would mark a new level of defiance in the face of warnings from the U.S. and the international community. Pyongyang has notched milestone […]

Internet Censorship Ramps up as Second “White Nationalist” Website has DNS Seized

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Settler vehicle ramps Palestinian car, kills 7 people

With his armoured vehicle, an extremist Israeli settler rammed private Palestinian car, killing seven Palestinians, including five children, their mother and driver. The attack took place in the central occupied West Bank on Route 60 –the main highway that runs north and south in the territory. Medical sources said that the dead included five children, […]

Putin Reads Israel The Riot Act

Russian President Vladimir Putin has slammed Israeli Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for suggesting that Israel should determine the future of Syria.  Netanyahu’s recent visit to Moscow to conduct foreign policy talks with Putin were deemed an ‘absolute failure’ for Israel, according to the Kremlin. reports: In an official statement for the press, President Putin spoke about […]

Brazil in the cross-hairs: Drug-resistant "super bacteria" found in Rio de Janeiro areas hosting Olympic games

     Scientists have found dangerous drug-resistant “super bacteria” off beaches in Rio de Janeiro that will host Olympic swimming events and in a lagoon where rowing and canoe athletes will compete when the Games start on Aug. 5. The findings from two unpublished academic studies seen by Reuters concern Rio’s most popular spots for tourists […]

As Iran’s oil exports surge, international tankers help ship its fuel

More than 25 European and Asian-owned supertankers are shipping Iranian oil, data seen by Reuters shows, allowing Tehran to ramp up exports much faster than analysts had expected following the lifting of sanctions in January. Iran was struggling as recently as April to find partners to ship its oil, but after an agreement on a […]

Palestinians say ‘let us move’ as Bethlehem Marathon kicks off amidst severe movement restrictions

Runners woke up at dawn on Friday in the southern occupied West Bank city of Bethlehem, ready to take on the Freedom of Movement Marathon in the city. The marathon has taken place for the past four years in Bethlehem, with a distinct message – give us movement. The marathon stretches across the city, quite […]

Maryland First State To Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides For Consumer Use

Print Friendly Above Photo: From In an effort to curb its plummeting honeybee population, Maryland is about to become the first state in the nation to pass strict restrictions on neonicotinoids for consumer use. ICYMI: #Pollinator Protection Act passed the Senate 32-14! Next up, House of Delegates! #BeeSafe #MDGA16 — Smart on Pesticides (@PesticidesSmart) March 10, 2016 Neonicotinoids are […]

Use of banned pesticide not isolated event in US territories

In this Aug, 12, 2005 file photo, a sign, required by law, warns of a pesticide application of methyl bromide on a field near Watsonville, Calif. Nine months after a vacationing family was nearly killed by exposure to methyl bromide on the island of St. John, authorities have come to at least one troubling conclusion: […]

War, Repression and International Gangsterism: U.S. State Policy from Benghazi to Baltimore

When it comes to maintaining U.S. imperial power and the rule of the rich, impunity is absolute. The congressional Benghazi hearings exposed not a single official crime, while suppressing vast violations of U.S. and international law. The domestic Obama doctrine makes inner city teenage “rioting” a federal concern, but the people that supply weapons to […]

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