Posts Tagged ‘presses’

Garcia presses Pentagon for action on veterans discharged under ‘Don’t ask, Don’t tell’

Rep. Robert Garcia (D-Calif.) pressed the Pentagon for action on veterans discharged under “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” in a letter earlier this week. “Our service members made the ultimate sacrifice to defend our country. ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ was a policy that should have never existed in the first place, but we’re unfortunately still feeling… […]

Hezbollah Says Israeli Threats Worthless, Presses on with Border Strikes

December 31, 2023 A senior Hezbollah official stressed on Sunday that the Israeli threats against Lebanon are worthless. The remarks have been translated into actions throughout the last day of 2023, as the resistance fighters pressed on with strikes against Israeli sites at the border with occupied Palestine. In statements published by Hezbollah Military Media, […]

US Presses Israel To Shift From Major Combat To Prevent Wider Regional War

Their trip comes as Iranian-backed militants launched a wave of attack drones against ships in the Red Sea and said they would continue until Israel’s “aggression” ends. Source

Israel Presses On With Its Gaza Offensive After U.S. Veto Derails Security Council Efforts To Halt War

Israel’s military pushed ahead with its punishing air and ground offensive in Gaza, bolstered by an emergency sale of tank ammunition approved by Washington. Source

Sanders advocates for equity in pandemic response, presses for fair pricing in WHO treaty talks

Economic parity in health emergence: Sanders’ rallying cry for global equity in WHO pandemic accord. Source

Far-Left Islamic Group Presses Joe Biden to Open ‘Temporary’ Amnesty for Palestinians in U.S.

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is pressing President Joe Biden to offer Temporary Protected Status (TPS) to Palestinians living in the United States, ensuring they cannot be deported under most circumstances. Source

Margaret Brennan presses Palestinian ambassador over not condemning Hamas

CBS News anchor Margaret Brennan on Sunday pressed Palestinian Ambassador to the U.K. Husam Zomlot over not condemning the militant group Hamas and its Oct. 7 attacks against Israel, in response to which Zomlot instead called for the U.S. to “be the peacemaker” and recognize the Palestinian state. In an interview on CBS News’s “Face… […]

Netanyahu Rules Out Cease-Fire As Blinken Presses For Civilian Protection In Gaza

After meeting Blinken, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel “refuses a temporary cease-fire that doesn’t include a return of our hostages.” Source

Two Chicagoans Confirmed Released By Hamas, US Presses Israel To Delay Ground Invasion

Update(1431ET): Israeli media has confirmed their identities: A senior Israeli official speaking to The Times of Israel identifies the two hostages released by Hamas as Judith Raanan and her daughter Natalie [18-years old]. The pair, who both have American citizenship, have been transferred to the International Red Cross ahead of their arrival in Israel, the official says. The […]

The Best Garlic Presses, Knives, Rollers, and Graters

Ah, garlic. It’s one of nature’s greatest gifts to mankind. Let’s see—there’s garlic bread, garlic knots, chile-garlic sauce, garlic fried rice, and that chicken recipe that uses 40 cloves of garlic… and that’s just the savory stuff. We’ve also got garlic ice cream, and even black garlic cookies, too. Some would argue that almost all […]

Hannity presses Newsom on 2024: ‘Are you calling me ridiculous?’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) dismissed a question from Fox News host Sean Hannity Wednesday night asking if he’d consider accepting the Democratic nomination for president in 2024. “Yes or no, will you ever, ever accept the Democratic nomination to run for president in 2024 under any circumstances at all? That’s a yes or no,”… […]

Palestinian Car Attack Wounds 8 In Tel Aviv As Israel Presses On With West Bank Operation

JENIN, West Bank (AP) — A Palestinian man drove his car into a crowded bus stop in Tel Aviv on Tuesday and then began stabbing people, wounding eight in an attack praised by the Islamist militant group Hamas as a response to Israel’s ongoing military operation in the occupied West Bank. Police chief Kobi Shabtai […]

Switzerland Presses Human Rights Concerns With China

ZURICH—Switzerland called a meeting with China’s ambassador to express its concern about the human rights situation in the western region of Xinjiang, the foreign ministry in Bern said on Thursday, correcting its earlier comment that it had “summoned” the envoy. “Switzerland is convinced that the best way to safeguard its interests and the respect of […]

Exclusive — Jim Banks Presses Biden DOJ for Answers After BLM Rioter’s Arson Charges Dropped 

Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) pressed President Joe Biden’s Department of Justice (DOJ) for answers after the agency dropped arson charges against a leftwing rioter, according to a letter exclusively obtained by Breitbart News. 

Biden Presses Schools to Hold ‘Pop-Up Clinics’ to Vaccinate Children 12 and Up

President Joe Biden pressed the nation’s schools to hold at least one “pop-up vaccination clinic” for children aged 12 and older prior to the start of the academic year, reported Reuters Thursday. “We can and we must open schools this fall, full time,” Biden said. “We can’t afford another year out of the classroom.” Biden […]

Mother of deceased Capitol Police officer presses GOP senators to back Jan. 6 commission

“Not having a January 6 Commission to look into exactly what occurred is a slap in the faces of all the officers who did their jobs that day,” Gladys Sicknick said in a statement provided to POLITICO. “I suggest that all Congressmen and Senators who are against this Bill visit my son’s grave in Arlington […]

Touring Gaza, Regional UN Humanitarian Chief Presses Both Sides Over Ceasefire

Lynn Hastings, the head of the humanitarian operations in the West Bank, visits Gaza City May 22, 2021. Photo: REUTERS/Nidal al-Mughrabi After touring rubble-strewn areas of Gaza hit by air strikes during fighting between Israel and Hamas, the top UN aid official in the region appealed to both sides on Saturday to observe a ceasefire […]

Blinken, Yossi Cohen meet in Washington as Israel presses its case on Iran

US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken met Thursday in Washington with visiting Mossad chief Yossi Cohen and Israel’s ambassador Gilad Erdan, as Israel sought to convince Washington to seek an improved deal to prevent Iran from attaining nuclear weapons rather than reenter the limping 2015 accord. The two-hour meeting was the second this week in […]

Exclusive — Ohio Senate Candidate Josh Mandel Presses Governor DeWine to End Mask Mandate, Reopen Ohio Entirely

Former Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel, a GOP candidate for U.S. Senate next year, told Breitbart News exclusively he is calling on Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine to cut the nonsense, end his state’s mask mandate, and reopen Ohio entirely right now. What’s more, Breitbart News can also exclusively reveal a lengthy statement from DeWine’s office […]

Israel presses Hamas activists not to run in Palestinian elections

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Late-Term Abortion Advocate Democrat Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam Presses to Abolish Death Penalty

Democrat Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, who has advanced late-term abortion even up to birth, said in his state of the Commonwealth speech earlier this week that the death penalty needs to be abolished. “But when we all agree that a crime deserves the strongest punishment we can give, it’s still vital to make sure our […]

Chinese Foreign Minister Presses for ‘Common Ground,’ ‘Dialogue’ with U.S.

Speaking to a symposium on international relations in Beijing on Friday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi denounced “virus politicization” — other countries holding China responsible for the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus— and said China wants to “open a dialogue with the US on an equal footing at all levels and in all fields for […]

Amnesty hails ‘breakthrough’ as UN presses Iran on 1988 massacres of dissidents

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Amnesty International on Tuesday hailed as a long-awaited breakthrough a letter sent by UN experts to the Iranian government pressing for accountability over the notorious 1988 prison massacres of dissidents and warning the killings may constitute crimes against humanity. Rights groups including Amnesty have long campaigned for justice over what they describe […]

France’s Macron presses Lebanese politicians as cabinet deadline looms

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Trump Privately Presses for U.S. Military to Pay for Border Wall

President Donald Trump, who repeatedly insisted during the 2016 campaign that Mexico would pay for a wall along the southern border, is privately pushing the U.S. military to fund construction of his signature project. Trump has told advisers that he was spurned in a large spending bill last week when lawmakers appropriated only $1.6 billion for […]

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua presses U.S. for reconciliation in Afghanistan

nsnbc : Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Saturday, during her two-day visit to Washington, stressed the need for restarting the process of reconciliation in […]

Tillerson presses Europe on Iran deal, as France bristles

AP | MATTHEW LEE: The Trump administration on Tuesday pressed ahead with efforts to convince European allies to add tough new requirements to the Iran nuclear deal, a move met with deep skepticism in France where the foreign minister insisted “signatories must stand by their word.” A day after similar talks in London with British officials, U.S. […]

Stop The Fake News Network Presses: Vaccines Can Be Blamed For Illnesses And Diseases

By Catherine J. Frompovich The European Union Court (EUC) recently (June 21, 2017) sent a mammoth gaff into the side of Big Pharma’s most sacred cows, Vaccines! How dare the EUC do such a thing, especially since the U.S. CDC/FDA and SCOTUS seemingly suck up to; probably tap out or into Pharma’s “cool […]

Cop Ambushed By 3 Armed Men, Watch All Hell Break Loose When He Presses The Button To Release His K9

The unimaginable happened to this police officer from Long Beach, Mississippi. It all started when Deputy Todd Frazier pulled over to check on a car after noticing it’s lights were off and the man in the front seat appeared to be passed out. But instead of finding an injured man, this kind-hearted cop was ambushed. Suddenly, his […]

Biggest rally in Israel’s history presses PM

  Ari RabinovitchReuters September 4, 2011 Hundreds of thousands marched Saturday for lower living costs in the largest such rally in Israel’s history, bolstering a social change movement and mounting pressure on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to take on economic reform. A d v e r t i s e m e n t Protest […]

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