Posts Tagged ‘considers’

Taiwan considers coronavirus lockdown as island registers record 16 domestic transmissions

Taiwan is tightening its coronavirus restrictions after 16 new domestically transmitted Covid-19 cases were detected, marking the highest-ever daily increase on the island, which has largely kept the pandemic under control. The island, regarded by China as an integral part of the country, reported 16 new domestic cases of Covid-19 on Wednesday. Four more imported […]

US Justice Department considers law to address domestic terrorism

The US Justice Department is looking into ways to tighten federal criminal law to make it easier to prosecute alleged domestic terrorists, a top Justice Department official told Congress on Thursday. Brad Wiegmann, deputy chief of the Justice Department’s national security division, noted that US federal prosecutors can charge suspected foreign militants with “material support for […]

DEMOCRAT DYSTOPIA: Oregon Considers PERMANENT Masks and Social Distancing Over a Virus With a 99.8% Recovery Rate

Democrat-run Oregon is planning to indefinitely extend rules forcing masks and social distancing in all businesses across the state. The far-left plan would keep the draconian restrictions in place until they are “no longer necessary to address the effects of the pandemic in the workplace.” You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree to […]

UK Crime Agency Considers Investigating Lebanon Corruption Report, Sources Say

FILE PHOTO: Lebanon’s Central Bank Governor Riad Salameh speaks during a news conference at Central Bank in Beirut, Lebanon, November 11, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir/File Photo Britain’s organized crime agency is reviewing a report by a group of London-based lawyers which accuses Lebanon‘s central bank governor Riad Salameh and associates of money laundering and corrupt […]

Tennessee Considers Bill to Stop Businesses From Discriminating Against Non Mask Wearers & Non Vaccinated; It’s About Time

TOPICS:Consumer RightsPhillip SchneiderTennessee MARCH 26, 2021 By Phillip Schneider A group of legislators in Tennessee have introduced a bill which would bar businesses from discrimination against individuals who choose not to wear a mask or get a Covid vaccination. The Medical Non-Discrimination Business and Consumer Act (SB 0320 / HB 0794) would give the freedom of […]

Buckingham Palace Considers Diversity Czar In Wake Of Meghan Markle Interview

Buckingham Palace is considering appointing an official who would serve as a diversity czar after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s disturbing interview with Oprah Winfrey, according to several media reports. A source said that the palace has been working for some time to improve diversity in the royal households, but little progress has been made. […]

South Africa considers selling or swapping its AstraZeneca vaccine stash over efficacy concerns

Just last week the AstraZeneca Covid-19 jab received a top-level welcome in South Africa, but the country’s health minister now says it may sell or swap its stock, after a study questioned its efficacy against the local strain. Speaking at a news conference on Wednesday, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize revealed the country was set to […]

Secretary of State Blinken confirms Biden admin considers Jerusalem to be Israel’s capital

This week Secretary of State Antony Blinken was interviewed by Wolf Blitzer at CNN. The Biden official was asked about a number of foreign policy topics, including Israeli policy. When asked about Israel’s illegal embrace of Jerusalem as its capital, Blinken endorsed the move. Blitzer: Do you regard Jerusalem as Israel’s capital? Blinken: I do, […]

Tom Cotton: Joe Biden Considers Coronavirus Tests for Traveling Americans But Not Illegal Aliens

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) says that while President Joe Biden’s administration considers requiring coronavirus tests for American citizens flying domestically, illegal aliens are being released into the United States with no such requirement. In an interview with Axios’s Mike Allen on Sunday, Transporation Secretary Pete Buttigieg suggested that the Biden administration is reviewing a plan […]

Facebook Considers Censoring Term ‘Zionist’ — An ‘Antisemitic’ Dog Whistle For Jewish Supremacy

A leaked email written by a Facebook employee hints that the social media giant may review its policy on allowing the term “Zionist” — but anti-Israel groups are arguing that such a move would endanger free speech on Israel issues: In the email dated Nov. 10, the unidentified employee wrote to an unidentified source: “We […]

Trump considers starting new political party as his term ends, report says

US President Donald Trump is considering the possibility of launching a new political party as his White House tenure draws to a close, according to a Tuesday report. Trump discussed the possibility with associates in recent days, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing “people familiar with the matter.” Trump is seeking to wield political power […]

Germany considers extended lockdown as new Covid-19 variants emerge, Merkel spokesperson warns of ‘risk of mutation’

The German government is considering the extension of the country’s lockdown into February following the detection of new variants of Covid-19 and persistently high numbers of infections. “We still have a big risk… that is the risk of mutation,” Steffen Seibert, Angela Merkel’s spokesman, said at a news conference, revealing that the chancellor had brought […]

Japan considers heavy fines & JAIL for violators of coronavirus restrictions

Tokyo is considering fines and even prison terms for coronavirus-infected individuals who refuse to be hospitalized and cooperate with the authorities. The move comes as the country faces a major spike in Covid-19 cases. The new penalties proposed by PM Yoshihide Suga’s administration were discussed at a meeting with the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry […]

Watch Live: House Considers Bill Calling on Mike Pence to Remove Trump from Office

The House will consider a resolution Tuesday calling on Vice President Mike Pence to use the 25th Amendment to remove President Donald Trump from office. The House will vote around 7:30 P.M. Eastern Tuesday on resolution H. Res. 21. Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) sponsored the resolution. The vote follows House Democrats’ swift calls for President Donald […]

Deep State Stooge Bill Barr Considers Resigning Before Trump Fires Him

Attorney General William Barr is considering resigning within a matter of weeks, according to a report by the New York Times. Barr was appointed by Trump in November 2019 to replace Deep State stooge Jeff Sessions who had allowed Democrats to walk all over him and pursue their Russia witch hunt. Barr, however, has failed […]

France considers introducing new ‘ecocide’ offence in pollution crackdown

The French government is planning to crack down on behaviours against the environment by creating an “ecocide” offence. The plan was originally brought forward by the Citizens’ Convention for Climate, an assembly consisting of 150 randomly selected citizens established in 2019 by President Emmanuel Macron with the aim to reduce France’s greenhouse gas emissions. The […]

Washington State School District Considers Asians Too Smart To Be Considered ‘Students Of Color’

The North Thurston Public School district in Washington State has evidently decided that Asians no longer qualify as ‘persons of color‘ because they inconveniently do not chronically under-perform academically the way Blacks and Hispanics do: In their latest equity report, administrators at North Thurston Public Schools—which oversees some 16,000 students—lumped Asians in with whites and […]

‘Strategic Compass’: EU considers military doctrine, aims to become a stand-alone military power

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Biden Considers Hillary Clinton To Serve As US Envoy To United Nations

Joe Biden’s transition team is considering installing Hillary Clinton as his administration’s ambassador to the United Nations. A source familiar with the matter said Clinton was “being discussed” as a potential pick because it would help raise the prestige and standing of the US after President Trump’s time in office according to The Washington Post RT […]

May considers quitting as federal Green leader over anti-Israel vote Michael D. Reid / Times Colonist

Elizabeth May says she is weighing whether she should quit as leader of the federal Green Party because of its weekend vote supporting sanctions against Israel. B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver is also speaking out against the federal party’s resolution. May, MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, said she is struggling with whether she […]

Grave Warnings Issued as Trump Considers Major Escalation of US Military Role in Yemen

In a “horrifying” development that international aid groups and independent critics warn could worsen what is already the world’s most devastating humanitarian crisis, the Trump administration is reportedly considering a plan to greatly expand the U.S. military’s role in Yemen in an effort to help Saudi-backed forces seize the country’s main humanitarian aid port. According to the Wall Street Journal—which […]

Nothing to hide? israel considers ban on filming IDF soldiers, 5yr jail terms for offenders

The controversial legislation states that anyone who “filmed, photographed, and/or recorded soldiers in the course of their duties, with the intention of undermining the spirit of IDF soldiers and residents of Israel, shall be liable to five years imprisonment,” according to reports in Hebrew-language media earlier in May. Fist-size gunshot wounds, pulverized bones, inadmissible use […]

Iran considers working with Europe’s medium-sized oil firms: Official

Tasnim – An Iranian Oil Ministry official raised the possibility of working with medium-sized European companies as the fear of facing US penalties has discouraged big enterprises from doing business with Iran. In a radio interview on Tuesday, Amir Hossein Zamaninia, deputy oil minister for international affairs and trading, said European medium-sized companies that are […]

Breaking News: Congress Considers New AUMF

Breaking News: Congress Considers New AUMF By ns_adminhttp://www.campaignforliberty.org/breaking-news-congress-considers-new-aumf Yesterday, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker released a new Authorization for the Use of Military Force (AUMF). The authorization gives the President blanket authority to use all necessary and appropriate force against al-Qaeda, the Taliban, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and designated […]

France now considers striking Syria, Macron claims he has ‘proof’ Assad used chemical weapons

French President and US vassal, Emmanuel Macron, claims he has concrete evidence the Syrian government allegedly used chemical weapons in the Syrian city of Douma. Macron is mulling over his own decision to strike Syria, promising to make a decision on whether or not to strike ‘when the time comes’, and promised that Paris would […]

Ankara considers joint op with Baghdad against Iraqi Kurds – FM

Speaking to CNN Turk, Mevlut Cavusoglu also said that Ankara’s own operation against Syrian Kurdish militias in the Afrin region would be completed by May. Iraqi Kurds’ independence referendum illegitimate – Tillerson Kurdish militias in Iraq and Syria were allied with the US-led coalition, which rallied them for operations targeting the jihadist forces of the […]

‘Whites Not Wanted’ Is What Dalhousie Evidently Considers ‘Progressive’

Dalhousie University is looking for a new dean of students but says it is interested only in someone who is “racially visible.” But I’m guessing that’s not what they mean by “racially visible.” What they surely mean is “non-white.” Or maybe “non-white” and also “non-Asian,” since there’s now anxiety in some circles that people of […]

Massachusetts considers legalizing assisted death, so the same doctors who now kill you accidentally can start killing you on purpose

(Natural News) Should a doctor be allowed to give an adult who is terminally ill and has fewer than six months to live a medication that will allow them to die peacefully in their sleep if they request it? After opposing assisted death officially since 1996, the Massachusetts Medical Society has now […]

Total CEO Patrick Pouyanné considers measures to protect European business in Iran

Bourse and Bazaar | Esfandyar Batmanghelidj: In a major interview given to French newspaper Le Monde looking at Total’s strong performance in 2017, CEO Patrick Pouyanné was asked about the “American threat” to the company’s “important gas project” in Iran. Pouyanné’s forthright response marks perhaps the first time that a major European executive has publicly called for a diplomatic […]

As ICC Considers Probing israel for War Crimes, U.S. Moves to Defund U.N. Palestine Refugee Agency

AMY GOODMAN: Israel is facing a possible International Criminal Court war crimes probe over its 2014 assault on Gaza and the ongoing expansion of settlements in the occupied West Bank. According to the Israeli TV station Channel 10, Israel’s National Security Council recently warned Israeli lawmakers that the ICC could open an investigation at some […]

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