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France finally outlaws sex with children under 15 after Duhamel-Kouchner incest scandal reignites age of consent debate

French lawmakers have adopted a law cracking down on sex with children and incest, following a social media firestorm touched off by allegations of incestuous abuse against a prominent intellectual earlier this year. The Assemblee Nationale voted unanimously on Thursday to set the age of consent at 15, classifying sex with children under that age […]

Biden’s New Slate of Aid to Palestinians Comes Under Intense Scrutiny

(JTA) — A number of pro-Israel groups, Israeli officials and Republicans in Congress are stepping up their scrutiny of the Biden administration’s plans to resume funding for the Palestinian Authority and other groups aiding Palestinians. In the past two weeks, the Biden administration has rolled out pledges to deliver $75 million in assistance to Palestinian […]

Israeli children’s doctors to issue call to vaccinate under 16’s

The Israeli Pediatric Association is planning to publish a call for parents and family doctors to vaccinate their children as soon as the Pfizer vaccine is approved for those under 16, Israel’s Kan public broadcaster reported Sunday. According to the report the association is waiting for regulators to approve the shot. On Friday Pfizer-BioNTech asked […]

255 Male ‘Transgender’ Prisoners Request Transfer to Women’s Prison Under New California Law

(Breitbart) — Two-hundred sixty-one California state prisoners have requested transfers to facilities that house the opposite gender since a new law went into effect on Jan. 1 — and 255 of them have requested to move from a male to a female corrections facility. The law, SB 132, provides that a prisoner who self-identifies who is “transgender, […]

J&J COVID-19 vaccine under EU review over blood clots

Europe’s drug regulator said on Friday that it is reviewing rare blood clots in four people in the United States who received Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine.The European Medicines Agency’s safety committee has also been looking at how AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine is associated with very rare cases of unusual blood clots and said it was […]

Matt Gaetz trip to Bahamas with marijuana entrepreneur under investigation, report claims

Federal investigators are reportedly probing whether Congressman Matt Gaetz travelled to the Bahamas as part of a broader inquiry into allegations of sex trafficking, according to CBS News. The outlet reports that the Florida congressman travelled with an Orlando hand surgeon who is also co-founder and chair of the Medical Marijuana Physicians Association. Dr Jason […]

UK Under-30s Will Be Offered Alternative To AstraZeneca Vaccine

The Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine should only be given to people over the age of 30, the UK’s medicines regulator has recommended. The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced the decision on Wednesday, amid reports of very rare incidences of blood clotting. Dr. June Raine, chief executive of the MHRA, told a press conference: “While it’s […]

Retired Turkish admirals under fire for statement ‘evoking past coups’

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The Flow Of Military Equipment To Police Has Accelerated Under Biden

Above photo: A Miami Police officer watches protestors from a armored vehicle during a rally. Ricardo Arduengo/AFP via Getty Images. The Pentagon’s 1033 program is the primary mechanism by which police acquire military hardware. Most of the items transferred are innocuous, but that’s only in terms of quantity; in terms of value, combat gear dominates the ledger. […]

Jordan’s Former Crown Prince Placed Under House Arrest

JERUSALEM (AP) — Jordanian authorities said Sunday they foiled a “malicious plot” by a former crown prince to destabilize the kingdom with foreign support, contradicting the senior royal’s claims that he was being punished for speaking out against corruption and incompetence. Faced with rival narratives, the United States and Arab governments quickly sided with Jordan’s […]

German expert panel says under-60s who got first AstraZeneca shot should receive DIFFERENT vaccine for second jab

A German expert panel has recommended those who received one AstraZeneca jab should take another vaccine as their second dose, since the British jab’s side effects could be more dangerous than taking two different products. All Germans under 60 “should be given a dose of an mRNA vaccine 12 weeks after the first vaccination instead […]

Netherlands suspends AstraZeneca jab for under-60s over blood clot fears

The Netherlands has temporarily halted the use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for people aged under 60 as a “precaution”. In a statement on Friday afternoon, the country’s health ministry said it was acting on a new report from independent advisory body Lareb. The report concerned five women in the country aged between 25 and […]

Germany Indefinitely Suspends AstraZeneca Vaccine for Anyone Under Age 60

Germany indefinitely suspended use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine for  anyone under 60 following advice from STIKO, the country’s independent vaccine committee and external experts. The committee investigated reports of blood clots, some fatal, in people who received the vaccine. According to the Associated Press, Health Minister Jens Spahn and state officials unanimously agreed to give the vaccine only to people 60 […]

Brooklyn Hasidic rabbi is under investigation for promoting child marriage

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Qatar under fire for human rights abuses as World Cup nears

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Brooklyn Hasidic rabbi under investigation for promoting child marriage

A Brooklyn rabbi is under investigation for allegedly arranging marriages between children as young as 15 years old. The Forward reported Thursday that the New York Police Department and Administration of Child Services are looking into the accusations against Yoel Roth, who runs Yeshiva Tiferes Hatorah in the Williamsburg neighborhood as well as a community […]

Slovakia’s political crisis: Prime minister under pressure to resign after two more ministers quit

Pressure is mounting on Slovakia’s under-fire prime minister Igor Matovic in a political crisis sparked after the country bought COVID vaccines from Russia. He is facing increased calls to resign after two cabinet ministers stood down. Ivan Korcok, Slovakia’s foreign and European affairs Minister and Branislav Grohling, education minister, announced their resignations on Wednesday. It […]

US says North Korea fired two missiles in first test under Biden

WASHINGTON (AFP) — North Korea fired two short-range missiles just days after a visit to the region by the top US defense and diplomatic officials, but President Joe Biden said they were not a serious provocation. It was nuclear-armed North Korea’s first launch since his inauguration — Pyongyang has been biding its time since the […]

Dam Safety and Viability Concerns Should Include New Upcoming and Under Consideration Projects

As the number of dams particular ageing dams has increased greatly there is increasing worldwide concern regarding the safety of dams and the serious risks that go with it. However this concern will result in most useful action only if this is extended to include the safety and viability of under construction and under consideration […]

Biden Has Southern Border Situation ‘Under Control’ Says Pelosi

Everybody knows that the ‘situation’ at the Southern border is an out of control crisis. But House speaker Nancy Pelosi stood in front of reporters this week and told them that Joe Biden has the situation under control. You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Use. Fox News reports: […]

US And China Spar In 1st Face-To-Face Meeting Under Biden

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Top U.S. and Chinese officials were set to meet again on Friday after offering sharply different views of each other and the world in their first face-to-face talks since President Joe Biden took office. After the opening on Thursday, the two sides traded barbs, with the U.S. accusing the Chinese delegation of […]

Analysis: 4.4M Illegal Aliens Could Get Amnesty Under House Democrat Plan

An estimated 4.4 million illegal aliens of the roughly 11 to 22 million illegal aliens living in the United States could get amnesty under a Democrat plan passed in the House on Thursday. The Democrats’ H.R. 6, known as the “American Dream and Promise Act of 2021,” will go before the House for a vote […]

Man in cow mask, fined under burqa ban law, has conviction quashed

An animal rights activist, who wore a cow mask in public and fell foul of a law banning the burqa and other face coverings in Austria, has had his conviction overturned. The man was initially arrested for distributing leaflets in June 2018 in a cattle costume in Baden, near the capital city Vienna. He was […]

Clearing out notes in Kotel ahead of Passover under COVID-19 conditions

Browse > Home / News / Clearing out notes in Kotel ahead of Passover under COVID-19 conditions March 18, 2021 by   Read on for article Workers at the Western Wall (Kotel) in Jerusalem on Tuesday conducted the site’s customary biannual clear-out of all the notes stuck between the stones over the course of the […]

Put Germany under ‘immediate’ lockdown or face third Covid spike, ICU doctors warn

Germany must make an immediate return to Covid lockdown conditions otherwise it faces a third wave of dangerous coronavirus, its intensive care doctors have said, in a stark warning to government officials. Dr Christian Karagiannidis, the director of the German Interdisciplinary Association for Intensive and Emergency Medicine (DIVI) told broadcaster RBB Monday: “From the data […]

Liberman under fire for saying he’ll dump Netanyahu, Haredim ‘in a landfill’

Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Liberman is under fire for pledging to put Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the ultra-Orthodox parties in a “landfill,” with Haredi politicians calling his comments anti-Semitic. Speaking Friday to Channel 12’s Eyal Berkovic and Ofira Asayag, Liberman was asked if he would consider serving in a coalition with the ultra-Orthodox parties […]

Powerful winter storm sweeps western US with millions under weather warnings

Millions of people have been placed under winter storm advisories as much of the country gears up for severe winter weather across the weekend. In particular, the biggest snowfall in decades could be in store for the Eastern Rockies and Western Plains as a slow-moving system moves east, CNN reported. Forecasters have said storms in […]

UK police under pressure over clashes at vigil for woman allegedly killed by cop

LONDON — London’s Metropolitan Police was under heavy pressure Sunday to explain its actions during a vigil for a woman whom one of the force’s own officers is accused of murdering. Hundreds defied coronavirus restrictions to gather and protest violence against women, but the event ended with clashes between police and those attending. Home Secretary […]

With Cuomo under fire, No. 2 Kathy Hochul treads carefully

As a chorus of top Democrats demanded New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s resignation over sexual harassment allegations last week, the woman who would succeed him if he stepped down did what she’s done for most of her time in office: Kept a discreet profile. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul delivered virtual remarks at an array of […]

Assad’s wife under investigation in U.K. for encouraging terrorism, report says

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