Posts Tagged ‘seize’

Apple Daily: Hong Kong police arrest five and seize assets in raid on pro-democracy newspaper

Hong Kong police have arrested five executives of Apple Daily, a pro-democracy newspaper, and seized assets from their office during an early morning raid on Thursday where nearly 500 police personnel went through the computers and notebooks of journalists. Media tycoon Jimmy Lai, 73, an outspoken figure in the city’s pro-democracy movement and owner of […]

FBI Ignored Its Own Warrant And Search Policies To Seize Millions From People’s Safety Deposit Boxes

This brief clip from an FBI training film helps explain the actions undertaken by agents during a raid on a secure storage facility earlier this year: In March of this year, the US Attorney in Los Angeles, California secured an indictment against a secure vault company, alleging the company was engaged in money laundering, drug trafficking, and […]

U.S. Border Officers Seize Fake Rolex Watches From Hong Kong

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Louisville recently seized 20 fraudulent Rolex watches in a shipment from Hong Kong, the agency announced on Thursday. Had the watches been authentic, they would have a market value of over $491,000, according to the CBP. The shipment, destined to a residence in Miami, was seized at […]

Border Officers Seize 30,000 ‘Made-in-China’ Necklaces Claiming Protection From COVID-19

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers recently seized 30,000 counterfeit Chinese-made necklaces that claimed to protect wearers from COVID-19. The agents described the necklaces as similar to lanyards with a blue parcel on them. The packets are filled with chlorine dioxide said to “create an anti-bacterial cloud” that keeps the virus away. Despite what the […]

Renters in Berlin have a radical plan to seize apartments from landlords

Above Photo: REUTERS/Christian Mang Like many cities around the world, rents in the German capital of Berlin have soared in recent years, doubling in the last decade alone. But unlike many other cities, the people of Berlin are actually doing something about it. First residents persuaded the local authorities to bring in a rent cap that […]

Iranian police seize relics from smugglers

TEHRAN – Some 20 historical objects have recently been confiscated from three smugglers in Kuhdasht, western Lorestan province, a senior police official in charge of protecting cultural heritage said on Friday, CHTN reported. Including a decorative box, statue base, tray, and a few coins, the relics which had been embedded inside a car, were discovered […]

How did America’s Mainstream Media Seize Responsibility for Deciding what Constitutes Reality?

Home » Manipulation, North America » How did America’s Mainstream Media Seize Responsibility for Deciding what Constitutes Reality?     Six media companies are almost entirely responsible for crafting consensus reality in the West. But their laziness is such that they’re now seeking legal remedies in Congress as an alternative to raising the quality of […]

Did the FBI Seize Civil War Gold Worth Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Pennsylvania?

FBI agents were looking for an extremely valuable cache of fabled Civil War-era gold — possibly tons of it — when they excavated a remote woodland site in Pennsylvania three years ago this month, according to government emails and other recently released documents in the case. On March 13, 2018, treasure hunters led the FBI […]

Rick Wiles Floats 2024 Presidential Campaign, Promises to Seize the Wealth of Billionaires and Give it to the Poor

For years we have watched as radical right-wing conspiracy theorist Rick Wiles has used his “TruNews” program to endlessly rail against Democrats for allegedly attempting to install a communist, Marxist, or socialist regime in the United States. It was therefore a little surprising to hear Wiles declare on his television program Monday night that he […]

Supreme Court to Decide if Police Can Warrantlessly Raid Homes and Seize Guns of Innocent Citizens

(Support Free Thought) – Last week, the Free Thought Project reported on HR 127, the most tyrannical gun bill ever proposed. The bill would target the poor by forcing citizens to pay $800 per year to possess firearms that they are required to register. It also bans multiple legal guns and ammo types, turning tens of millions […]

Iranian police seize millennia-old jug from smuggler

TEHRAN –An earthenware jug, estimated to date back to 5,000 years before the Bronze Age, has recently been confiscated from a smuggler in the western province of Lorestan, a senior police official has announced. The prehistoric object was seized with the judicial coordination after days of police surveillance, ISNA quoted Mohammad Mahdian-Nasab as saying on […]

Police seize relics including spearheads, seals from dealers

TEHRAN –Iranian authorities have confiscated 145 historical objects from two antique dealers in the town of Pakdasht, near Tehran.  After days of intelligence operations, two illegal dealers were traced and arrested after police received reports from cultural heritage aficionados about their misdeeds, Pakdahst’s police chief has announced.  Recovered relics include spearheads, clay seals, metal rings, […]

Feds Seize Batch of Fake Steelers Super Bowl Rings Sent from China

If you’re frantically searching for the Steelers Super Bowl rings you ordered just in time for the playoffs, you can stop looking. They’re not coming and they’re not coming because they were fake. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials recently seized 60 fake Steelers Super Bowl rings that had arrived from China. “Officers say that […]

Australian Gov’t Seize Child, Rule Parents ‘Abusive’ for Refusing to Give Daughter Sex Change Hormones

An Australian couple whose child was seized by the government is appealing a court ruling finding them ‘abusive’ and ‘dangerous’ for refusing testosterone therapy for their daughter, who identifies as male. Lawyers for the parents filed a lawsuit last week seeking to appeal a magistrate’s October ruling, establishing the country’s first test case on parental […]

45 arrested across Europe and Brazil as authorities seize ‘record haul’ of cocaine

Forty-five people have been arrested in a major international operation against a drug-trafficking network between Brazil and Europe, Europol announced on Friday. The European police agency also revealed that more than 52 tonnes of cocaine were also seized by law enforcement agencies. Three continents were involved in the investigation to find the “record haul”, which […]

Tourism is dead, but Israeli hotels seize a coronavirus opportunity to expand

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Muslim Fulani Seize Christian Villages in Kaduna State, Nigeria

Photo Credit: Uwe Dedering/Wikipedia JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Having taken over more than 100 once predominantly Christian villages in four counties of southern Kaduna state, Nigeria, Muslim Fulani militia killed three more Christians in late October, a rights advocate said. Fulani attacks in the areas have driven 50,000 people to live with relatives or in […]

Now the fascists running the UK government want to seize your children on ‘health grounds’. How long are you going to take this people? Every time you acquiesce something more extreme will follow … GET OFF YOUR KNEES

Now the fascists running the UK government want to seize your children on ‘health grounds’. How long are you going to take this people? Every time you acquiesce something more extreme will follow … GET OFF YOUR KNEES – David Icke Latest Articles From our advertisers Popular Articles From our advertisers From our advertisers From […]

Nebraska Troopers Seize Enough Fentanyl To Kill 26 Million Americans

According to the Nebraska State Patrol, 118 pounds of narcotics were seized by troopers in April, which overnight were confirmed by the NSP Crime Lab as fentanyl. This is the not just the largest seizure of Fentanyl in Nebraska history, but, also the largest ever in the United States — enough to kill more than […]

“Guardians Of The Amazon” Seize Illegal Loggers To Protect Uncontacted Tribe

“Guardians Of The Amazon” Seize Illegal Loggers To Protect Uncontacted Tribe Above Photo: Guardians of the Amazon from the Guajajara tribe: “We patrol, we find the loggers, we destroy their equipment and we send them away. We’ve stopped many loggers. It’s working.”© Guardians of the Amazon Members of an Amazon tribe patrolling their rainforest reserve to […]

Taliban seize ‘safe’ Afghan district weeks after Pentagon hailed progress under new Trump strategy

Blackout: US military spent $60 million on Afghanistan power lines to nowhere Taliban fighters killed the governor of Ghazni’s Khawaja Omari district, Ali Dost Shams, as well as his bodyguards, seven police officers, and five government intelligence agents, according to a local police official. The Taliban also torched the district headquarters, the police official said, […]

South Africa Votes to Seize Land from White Farmers – Without Compensation

IMAGE: South Africa’s new leader President Cyril Ramaphosa has hit the ground running with what is sure to become a controversial program. After 25 years of post-apartheid governance, South Africa is finally following in the footsteps of its neighbor Zimbabwe by introducing radical new land reform measures designed to correct its past ‘colonial injustices’. In […]

South Africa to Seize Land from White Farmers Without Compensation

“But he stressed it must be conducted in a manner which preserved food production and security.” Oh sure. Russian Famine of 1921–22 Great Chinese Famine Cambodian Famine Keep those in mind when you see the kids in the streets waving hammer and sickle signs. Via: Independent: South […]

Colorado congressman’s wife encourages messianic Jews to seize Muslim holy site in Jerusalem– ‘Say, It’s ours!’

On a tour of the Muslim holy site, the Haram-al-Sharif, in the Old City of Jerusalem yesterday, a Colorado congressman’s wife advised messianic Jews that “seizure” of the site might be the best option. “Why not tomorrow– say it’s ours!” she said to zealots on the site. Jean Tipton was touring the site along with […]

South Africa’s New President: ‘We Will Seize White Land’

South Africa’s new president Cyril Ramaphosa—widely being hailed as that country’s new savior—has vowed to implement a policy of confiscating white farmland without compensation and handing it over to blacks—even though he has admitted that land already given to black famers is “derelict.” According to reports in the South African media, Ramaphosa said that the […]

Police encourage right-wing plans to seize Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa

Maureen Clare Murphy Rights and Accountability 19 February 2018 Jerusalem district police commander Yoram Halevy, seen in uniform at center, poses with Temple activists in front of the Dome of the Rock. (Screenshot) President Donald Trump’s declaration that the US would move its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem was met with global condemnation […]

Russia Accuses US Of Seeking To Seize Syria’s Oil Not Defeating ISIS

Russia has slammed the United States’ presence in Syria as illegal and accused them of seeking to seize the country’s oil. The Russian Ministry of Defense said on Thursday that pro-government Syrian militia were carrying out a reconnaissance operation near the former Al-Isba oil refinery in Deir ez-Zor province when they were attacked by the […]

Trump Signs Executive Order To Seize Assets Of Clinton & Obama

President Donald Trump has signed an executive order allowing federal agents to seize the assets of Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama.   In the Dec. 21 executive order, Trump has declared that severe human rights abuses and corruption “have reached such scope and gravity that they threaten the stability of international political and economic systems.” “I hereby declare […]

South Africa’s New Leader Aims to Seize White Owned Land Without Compensation

By Chris Menahan Cyril Ramaphosa, the new president of South Africa’s ruling ANC, wants to seize land from white South Africans without compensation as part of a policy of “radical economic transformation.” One might call it a “fundamental transformation.” From CNBC: South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa, the new leader of the governing party ANC, said on Thursday […]

‘Largest meth bust in Australia’s history’: Police seize 1.2 tons of drug worth AU$1 billion

After a multi-agency investigation across the country, Australian police conducted a special operation to disrupt “a serious crime syndicate” and prevent the record drug importation on Friday morning. Law enforcement arrested six Australian men in Geraldton and two men in Perth during the operation, seizing a van with 59 bags inside, each containing around 20kg […]

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