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Preventing The Apocalypse: Experts Plan Asteroid Early Warning System

The threat of an asteroid colliding with Earth is a real danger, as indicated by a large fireball and explosion over Chelyabinsk, Russia, in early 2013. An early warning asteroid strategies report has been released. The report has been released as a public document following a workshop hosted by Secure World Foundation in September. However, the workshop results have yet to be reviewed by the International Asteroid Warning Network (IAWN)’s Steering Committee, or endorsed or adopted for implementation. Sergio Camacho, a workshop participant who...

Laptop Reportedly Seized From ISIS Hideout Hints At Bio Weapons Attack

A laptop reportedly recovered from an Islamic State jihadist contained a hidden trove of secret plans, including weaponizing the bubonic plague, and lessons on disguise, bomb-making and stealing cars. A man identified by as Abu Ali, a commander of a moderate Syrian rebel group in northern Syria, told the publication the black laptop was seized earlier this year in a raid on an ISIS hideout in the Syrian province of Idlib, close to the border with Turkey, and belonged to a Tunisian jihadist. “We found the laptop and the...

UK Terror Threat Level Raised

Editor’s Note: While we and our allies have been at war with terrorists for many years, as you have heard in the news we have a new group of cowards called ISIS to deal with. While the extremism is not a new problem, the only way we will be able to combat it is to be vigilant. The resolve of the good people cannot be broken. The UK’s terror threat level has been raised from “substantial” to “severe” in response to conflicts in Iraq and Syria Home Secretary Theresa May says the new alert level means an attack...

WHO Declares Ebola An International Health Emergency

The world’s worst outbreak of Ebola that has killed nearly 1,000 people in West Africa represents an international health emergency and could continue spreading for months, the World Health Organization said on Friday. Nigeria became the third African nation, after Sierra Leone and Liberia, to declare a national emergency on Friday as the region’s healthcare systems struggle to cope with the advance of one of the deadliest diseases known to man. “The outbreak is moving faster than we can control it,” WHO Director-General...

Ebola Update: Asky Bans Flights In West Africa

A major West African airline has stopped flying to Liberia and Sierra Leone amid growing concern about the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. Asky said it took the decision to keep “its passengers and staff safe during this unsettling time”. The number of people killed by the virus in West Africa has now reached 672, according to new UN figures. In Sierra Leone, the doctor who led the fight against Ebola, Sheik Umar Khan, has died of the disease. Government officials hailed Dr Khan, 39, as a “national hero”. The government...

Israel Launches Ground Operation In Gaza Strip

Israel Artillery
GAZA CITY – The Israeli military said late Thursday it had launched a ground operation within the Gaza Strip. “The IDF’s objective as defined by the Israeli government is to establish a reality in which Israeli residents can live in safety and security without continues indiscriminate terror, while striking a significant blow to Hamas’ terror infrastructure,” a statement from the Israel Defense Forces read. Earlier in the day, Gaza was rocked by a series of Israeli airstrikes and artillery fire, hours after a temporary...

Malaysia Airlines Plane Crashes On Ukraine-Russia Border – Live

Malaysia Jet Shot Down
A Malaysia Airlines passenger plane has reportedly crashed in Ukraine, on the border with Russia. All the latest details here