November 17, 2017

Soros transfers most of his wealth to Open Society Foundations

George Soros has reportedly transferred $18 billion from his personal fortune to the Open Society Foundations, making the non-profit one of the largest philanthropic organizations in the world. The Wall Street Journal estimates Soros’s net worth at $23 billion. L.A. Times: Soros, who lived through the Nazi occupation in his native Hungary, later fled communist […]

Obama Quietly Transfers 10 Guantánamo Prisoners to Oman

Outgoing President Barack Obama has transferred 10 prisoners from the U.S. military detention center in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba to Oman on his way out of the White House. As of 10:30 AM Monday, the Pentagon had not announced the transfers as it has consistently done in the past. The identities and nationalities of the prisoners remained […]

Obama Vows to Move Ahead with Gitmo Transfers Despite Trump’s Opposition

The White House soon fired back after incoming President-elect Donald Trump urged a halt in the transfer of detainees from the U.S. military prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, vowing to move ahead with its plan to liberate more prisoners in the fewer than 20 days President Barack Obama has left in office. Obama revealed last month that […]

House Votes to Halt Gitmo Detainee Transfers

Editor’s Note: Story by the Associated Press; curated by Jon Street. WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday backed election-year legislation that temporarily would halt the transfer of more detainees from the U.S. naval prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. AFP/Getty Images The bill, which passed by a 244-174 vote, would bar the federal government from […]

MORE LIES: Obama Said Pallet of Cash Sent to Iran Because ‘Wire Transfers Not Available’ – But Wire Transfers Sent 2 Days Later.

The Conservative Treehouse just caught Barack Obama in another blatant lie to the American public. On August 4, 2016, Obama scolded the press for suggesting the $400 million pallet of cash sent to the Iranian regime was a ransom payment. Obama sneered at the press when he told them a wire payment was not available. […]

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