TV News LIES

Wednesday, Oct 22nd

Last update05:18:43 AM GMT

You are here All News At a Glance International Glance

Boko Haram: Nigeria teacher training college attacked

Nigeria attack on collegeGunmen have attacked a teacher training college in the Nigerian city of Kano, with officials saying at least 15 people have been killed.

The attackers exchanged fire with police outside the college before running inside.

Another 34 people were injured.

It is not clear who was responsible, although suspicion will fall on militant Islamist group Boko Haram, which has been waging an insurgency in Nigeria since 2009.

Read more...

Israel’s N.S.A. Scandal

israel's NSA scandalIn Moscow this summer, while reporting a story for Wired magazine, I had the rare opportunity to hang out for three days with Edward J. Snowden. It gave me a chance to get a deeper understanding of who he is and why, as a National Security Agency contractor, he took the momentous step of leaking hundreds of thousands of classified documents.

Among his most shocking discoveries, he told me, was the fact that the N.S.A. was routinely passing along the private communications of Americans to a large and very secretive Israeli military organization known as Unit 8200. This transfer of intercepts, he said, included the contents of the communications as well as metadata such as who was calling whom.

Read more...

Celebrity rabbi takes plea bargain over bribery

rabbi guilty of briberyA multimillionaire Israeli celebrity rabbi with a following in the United States has accepted a plea bargain in which he admits to attempting to bribe a senior police official, and could now face a one-year prison sentence, Israel's Justice Ministry said Wednesday.

As part of the plea bargain, the Justice Ministry said Rabbi Yoshiyahu Yosef Pinto will admit to offering bribes and making payments in 2012 in an attempt to receive classified information on a police investigation into him and one of his charitable organizations.

Read more...

Deal reached to rebuild shattered Gaza

Gaza rebuilding deal reachedThe United Nations, Israel and the Palestinian Authority have reached a stopgap deal to allow reconstruction work to begin in the war-torn Gaza Strip, U.N. Middle East envoy Robert Serry said on Tuesday.

The deal came as a World Bank report outlined dire economic prospects for Palestinians after the July-August conflict with Israel.

The U.N.-sponsored reconstruction agreement could help curb Palestinian economic deterioration in Gaza, which since 2007 has been controlled by Hamas.

Read more...

Israeli leaders condemn military refuseniks as 'criminal'

refuseniksIsraeli leaders on Monday condemned members of an elite military intelligence unit as “criminal” for signing a letter last week declaring their refusal to spy on Palestinians, local media reported.

Signatories to the letter, which was published on Thursday, said they took “moral” issue with the extent of military surveillance carried out on residents in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Read more...

Swiss say they would shield Snowden from 'political' extradition to U.S.

SnowdenFormer intelligence contractor Edward Snowden could be granted safe passage in Switzerland if he helped a potential criminal inquiry into U.S. spying there, the Swiss public prosecutor's office said on Monday.

He would probably not be extradited to the United States if Washington asked, but it was also unlikely that he would be granted political asylum, according to a document laying out Switzerland's legal options if Snowden were to visit.

Read more...

Iran rejects global strategy against extremists

diplomats meet to fight ISDiplomats from around the world sought a global strategy to fight Islamic State extremists Monday, while Iran ruled out working with any international coalition and rejected American requests for cooperation against the militants.

Neither Iran nor Syria, which together share most of Iraq's borders, was invited to the international conference in Paris, which opened as a pair of French reconnaissance jets took off over Iraqi skies.

Read more...

Page 13 of 133

 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!