Magnitude 4.7 - ARKANSAS
2011 February 28 05:00:50 UTC
Location 35.265°N, 92.344°W
Depth 3.8 km (2.4 miles)
Hierdie man moes nog net 'n klein rukkie vasgebyt het, dan kon hy 3 wereld oorloe beleef het.........
Last U.S. World War I veteran dies
Washington (CNN) -- Frank Buckles, the last U.S. World War I veteran, has died, a spokesman for his family said Sunday. He was 110.
N.Korea vows all-out attack against new drill Source: Global Times [08:20 February 28 2011] Comments By Li Ying
North Korea Sunday threatened "unprecedented all-out counteraction" in response to today's joint military drill between South Korean and US troops.
"The army and people of North Korea will return bolstered nuclear deterrent of our own style for the continued nuclear threat ... and our own missile strike for their vicious attempt to eliminate our missiles," the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said.
Farrakhan: Mideast uprisings will come to US
Nation of Islam leader Minister Louis Farrakhan predicted on Sunday that America faces imminent uprisings that mirror those in the Middle East.
“What you are looking at in Tunisia, in Egypt … Libya, in Bahrain … what you see happening there … you’d better prepare because it will be coming to your door,” Farrakhan said in a booming voice, thousands of followers cheering in his wake.
Farrakhan also called on President Barack Obama to allow protesters to march, urging the president not to attack innocent people when they do.
Past medical testing on humans revealed
By MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer Mike Stobbe, Ap Medical Writer – Sun Feb 27, 6:46 pm ET
ATLANTA – Shocking as it may seem, U.S. government doctors once thought it was fine to experiment on disabled people and prison inmates. Such experiments included giving hepatitis to mental patients in Connecticut, squirting a pandemic flu virus up the noses of prisoners in Maryland, and injecting cancer cells into chronically ill people at a New York hospital.
Een van die plekke waar ons hierdie jaar gaan oornag op ons toer is Beersheba.
Rocket falls on Beersheba; FM demands UN action be taken
By JPOST.COM STAFF AND YAAKOV LAPPIN
Lieberman says "Israel will not remain indifferent to these acts"; IAF responds to Katyusha fire in Negev by striking targets throughout Gaza; extensive damage caused with residents treated for shock.
U.S. moves ships, aircraft as Libya fighting rages .
BENGHAZI, Libya -- Moammar Gadhafi came under intensified international pressure Monday to halt attacks on anti-regime protesters, with the Pentagon dispatching ships and aircraft to the Mediterranean Sea and the Treasury Department freezing a record $30 billion in assets tied to the embattled dictator and his family.
Forces loyal to Gadhafi launched counterattacks on cities held by rebels in Libya, but apparently failed to dislodge them from the key western city of Zawiyah, 50 miles from the capital, Tripoli. There were reports that Gadhafi's government had launched new airstrikes against its
Read more: http://www.miamiherald.com/2011/02/2...#ixzz1FLlHP2Gz
Yip......dit is alweer die Jode se skuld vir die onrus in die Midde-Ooste.
Yemeni president says US and Israel behind unrest
SANAA, Yemen – Yemen's embattled president on Tuesday accused the U.S., his closest ally, of instigating the mounting protests against him, but the gambit failed to slow the momentum for his ouster.
Hundreds of thousands rallied in cities across Yemen against the government of President Ali Abdullah Saleh, in the largest of the protests of the past month, including one addressed by an influential firebrand cleric, a former ally of Saleh, whom the U.S. has linked to al-Qaida.
Oopsss......en hier gaan Saudi Arabia ook! Dinge begin regtig warm word in die Midde Ooste.
WorldSaudi Arabia sends tanks to riot-hit Bahrain
Eyewitnesses reported seeing "15 tank carriers carrying two tanks each heading towards Bahrain"
Saudi Arabia has sent dozens of tanks to Bahrain, where anti-government protests continue for about two weeks, Egypt's Al-Masry Al-Youm newspaper said on Tuesday.
'New world order will emerge from ME'
Tue Mar 1, 2011 6:35AM
A new world order is going to emerge from the Middle East and North Africa through the efforts of the existing regional powers and the future generation of Arab governments, a senior Hezbollah official says.
“I believe a new regional world order is going to emerge and this is going to represent the will and determination of the people of the region, not the pro-American governments,” said the Director of Hezbollah's Media Relations, Ibrahim Moussawi, in a Press TV interview.
Nog nuus hooftrekke:
• Oil prices climb as Iran tensions escalate
• Russia turns military gaze east to counter China
• Flooding, Tornadoes Wreak Havoc on US Midwest
• Large 6.0 Quake Hits Near Easter Island
• New Zealand hit by 4.5 earthquake
Iceland hit by 400 earthquakes in 24 hour, Krisuvik volcano show activity
– February 27, 2011Posted in: Earth changes, Seismic activities, Volcanoes
After four days of continues earthquake activity it appears that Krísuvík volcano has stepped up it’s activity by a order of magnitude. Since midnight there have been over 400 earthquakes in Krísuvík volcano. The activity is continuing when this is written and does not show any signs of slowing down at this moment. Geologist in Iceland are expecting more earthquakes in this area over the next hours and even earthquakes that are larger then ML3.0 in size
Eerstekeer wat ek iets goeds uit die mond van die Pous hoor.
Pope exonerates Jews for death of Jesus
Benedict XVI's theological analysis contradicts traditional Catholic interpretations which have been used throughout history to justify anti-Semitism.
Pope Benedict XVI has made a sweeping exoneration of the Jewish people for the death of Jesus Christ in a new book, tackling one of the most controversial issues in Christianity.
In 'Jesus of Nazareth' excerpts released Wednesday, Benedict uses a biblical and theological analysis to explain why it is not true that the Jewish people as a whole were responsible for Jesus' death.
2 US warships move closer to Libya via Suez Canal
.. AP – An Egyptian watches US amphibious assault ships USS Kearsarge as it sails at the Suez canal in Ismailia … .By SALAH NASRAWI, Associated Press Salah Nasrawi, Associated Press – Wed Mar 2, 9:51 am ET
CAIRO – Two U.S. warships have passed through the Suez Canal on their way to the Mediterranean Sea and closer to Libyan shores after orders from Defense Secretary Robert Gates, Egyptian officials said Wednesday.
Militants kill Christian minister in Pakistan
By NAHAL TOOSI and CHRIS BRUMMITT, Associated Press Nahal Toosi And Chris Brummitt, Associated Press – Wed Mar 2, 3:36 pm ET
ISLAMABAD – Militants gunned down the only Christian in Pakistan's government outside his widowed mother's home Wednesday, the second assassination in two months of a high-profile opponent of laws that impose the death penalty for insulting Islam
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