April 24, 2024

Photos: Simultaneous Tractor Protests Grip Europe From East to West

Photos: Simultaneous Tractor Protests Grip Europe From East to West Getty Images Associated Press — Snow-dusted tractors lined up outside the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, and nighttime protests in Romania marked by vivid national flags have become markers of a farmer protest movement across Europe. The biggest demonstrations have been seen in France, where farmers blocked

Pinkerton: Boots on the Ground in a Middle East Hot Zone — What Could Go Wrong?

This author recalled in 2021, here at Breitbart News, the 1983 suicide truck bombing of the Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon, that left 241 American servicemen dead. That disaster brought a quick end to the U.S. mission in Lebanon, which was “peacekeeping” in a war zone. If that doesn’t sound like such a good idea, that’s because

Cotton: Democrats ‘Bizarrely Superimpose’ DEI Worldview on Middle East

Sunday on FNC’s “Life, Liberty & Levin,” Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) attempted to rationalize the Biden administration and Democrat views on Israel and the Middle East. The Arkansas Republican speculated it had something to do with what draws the American left to so-called diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) policies, which he accused Democrats of attempting

Another massive winter storm looming on East Coast after weekend nor’easter

After a nor’easter barrels up the East Coast of the US this weekend, the active weather pattern will bring another powerful storm to the eastern half of the US and create a variety of nasty weather. According to the Fox Forecast Center, snow, flooding rain, damaging wind and severe weather are all in the forecast as the storm moves from the central […]

Cowboys-Eagles clash carries massive NFC East, No. 1 seed ramifications

There were a lot of pivotal games from which to choose our Game of the Week this week, but none carries more ramifications than the Eagles visiting the Cowboys on Sunday night. The Eagles enter the game with an NFL-best 10-2 record, though they’re coming off a convincing home loss to the 49ers a week […]

White House: China Can Have Talks in the Middle East that We Can’t Do as Well

On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Special Report,” White House National Security Council Coordinator for Strategic Communications John Kirby stated that “China also can have a dialogue with certain actors” in the Middle East “that we may not be able to or may not be able to do as effectively as, perhaps, they

Georgia Army soldier pleads guilty to attempting to help ISIS ambush US forces in Middle East

A U.S. Army soldier pleaded guilty Wednesday to attempting to assist the Islamic State terror group on how to ambush his fellow soldiers in the Middle East during conversations in which he believed he was speaking with a terrorist. Cole Bridges, 22, entered pleas in a Manhattan federal court to trying to provide material support […]

ARRESTED: East Texas Deported Migrant Charged with Five Murders in Custody

The previously deported Mexican national accused in the brutal murder of five Honduran migrants in Cleveland, Texas, is now in custody, according to San Jacinto County Sheriff Greg Capers. A multi-agency task force took the fugitive into custody on Tuesday night near Cut & Shoot, Texas. Sheriff Capers told Breitbart Texas that a team of

East Palestine Mayor Endorses Donald Trump for President

The mayor of East Palestine, Ohio, endorsed former President Donald Trump in the 2024 presidential election and slammed President Joe Biden for never having visited the town in the wake of the February 3 train derailment disaster. “I would first like to thank Joe Biden and Hunter Biden for visiting the town — oh, that’s

Pro Golfer Annika Sorenstam to raise funds for East Palestine, Ohio residents

The chemical spill in East Palestine, Ohio, hit home for legendary golfer Annika Sorenstam. Mike McGee is the son of four-time PGA Tour winner Jerry McGee and the husband of LPGA Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam. McGee grew up with his sister Michelle in East Palestine, Ohio. A freight train carrying toxic chemicals derailed in […]

Report: East Palestine Derailed Train Broke Down Before; Workers Expressed Concern

DUSTIN FRANZ/AFP via Getty Images The train that derailed near the Ohio-Pennsylvania line this month — which was carrying toxic chemicals, including vinyl chloride — had broken down before on its route as workers expressed concerns about the load size, according to reports. The train derailed in East Palestine on February 3 but reportedly broke down “at least once”

Cincinnati Shuts Off Water from Ohio River due to East Palestine Contamination

Cincinnati Shuts Off Water from Ohio River due to East Palestine Contamination AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar The City of Cincinnati shut off its local sourcing of water from the Ohio River following the train derailment and chemical spill in East Palestine, Ohio. The local government announced its decision Friday: Out of an abundance of caution

Ohio House passes $12.6 billion state transportation budget in response to East Palestine train derailment

Proposed safety measures in response to the East Palestine train derailment are part of a $12.6 billion state transportation budget passed Wednesday by the Ohio House with bipartisan support. The budget proposal would fund pavement, bridges and other highway projects over two years and includes $1 billion targeted for improvements to rural highways. It would […]

Ohio Democrat Sen. Sherrod Brown Excuses Joe Biden’s Absence in East Palestine

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), up for reelection in 2src24 and likely to face a tough opponent, excused Joe Biden’s absence when asked about the president visiting East Palestine, where a train carrying chemicals derailed. During a press gaggle in Ohio, a reporter asked Brown about the consensus in East Palestine that Biden would not show

Report: U.S. Deploys B-52 Bombers to Middle East to Deter Iran

The U.S. military reportedly deployed two B-52H bombers to the Middle East on Thursday as part of an effort to deter Iran from potential attacks in the region, a senior U.S. military official told Voice of America (VOA). “The flight was not about any offensive action; it was about deterring Iran from acting out,” the…

Ending Our ‘Shell Game’ Foreign Policy in the Middle East

No U.S. strategy can be a panacea, but a strategy of restraint offers the best way forward for both the U.S. and the region. Almost two years since the president declared that U.S. forces would be leaving Syria, American troops are still in that country illegally on a mission that has nothing to do with…

EXCLUSIVE — Sen. Lieberman Praises Trump: USA in Position to Bring Stability in Middle East and Asia.

Former Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) discussed the Iran nuclear agreement on Thursday’s Breitbart News Daily, stating that President Donald Trump’s announcement on Tuesday that the United States is pulling out of the deal “took guts.”  “I actually think it’s a great thing,” Lieberman told Breitbart Editor-in-chief Alex Marlow. “I think the president made the correct decision, and, […]

Pompeo becomes U.S. secretary of state as North Korea, Middle East issues await.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate confirmed Mike Pompeo as President Donald Trump’s secretary of state on Thursday, and the former CIA director set off immediately on a trip to meet key allies in Europe and the Middle East. Pompeo, a former Army officer who was a Republican congressman, is regarded as a Trump loyalist […]

Armada of US warships steaming toward Middle East.

The guided missile destroyer USS Arleigh Burke gets under way as part of the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group deployment toward the Middle East. An armada of 12 warships — the largest US strike force since the 2003 Iraq war – is steaming toward the Middle East as President Trump mulls an attack on […]

My Encounter With George Soros’s Bright-Eyed Missionaries Left Me Deeply Disturbed

Author and sociologist Frank Furedi claims globalist activists working for billionaire financier George Soros bragged about toppling governments at a private lunch. A former professor of sociology at the University of Kent in Canterbury, Furedi recounted his experience with the globalist’s “missionaries” in an article for the Telegraph newspaper, having been prompted by the revelations […]

Report: Middle East Christians on the Eve of Destruction.

Egypt, Jordan, Syria and the Palestinian territories are amongst the most dangerous places on earth for Christians, according to a new report. Although Christians claim the area as their Biblical heartland alongside Israel, persecution and discrimination, especially in the past 15 years, means they now constitute no more than three to four per cent per cent of the […]

U.S. Will Direct Humanitarian Programs in the Middle East; No More U.N. Funding

Funding that vile international body (driven largely by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation) is as good as funding jihad, Jew-hatred, creed apartheid, gender apartheid and sharia worldwide. The OIC is made up of 56 Muslim countries and the terrorist Palestinian Authority. The OIC, Bat Ye’or explains, is nothing less than a “would-be, universal caliphate.” It […]

German Intelligence: Jihadi Children Returning From Middle East Pose Serious Security Risk

Germany’s domestic spy agency, the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV), has warned that the children of jihadists who travelled to the Middle East and are now returning could pose serious security risks and become a “new generation” of Islamic radicals. Head of the BfV Hans-Georg Maaßen made the warning this week, saying: “We […]

How Can We Help The Most Refugees? By Resettling Them In The Middle East NOT The United States (Educational Video)

Best Option For Refugees Is To Resettle Them In The Middle East On November 5, 2015 The Gateway Pundit wrote about a report that had been released that showed that the United States could resettle 12 times more refugees in the Middle East than it could in the United States because of the costs associated. The […]

WORST PRESIDENT EVER: Obama’s Libyan Catastrophe Unleashed Hell on Middle East and Europe

In late August WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange joined FOX and Friends to discuss the leaked Hillary Clinton emails.  When pressed as to what was the most damaging email to date, Assange noted a stream of emails related to Hillary Clinton’s involvement in Libya. Assange stated that 1,700 emails were released related to Hillary’s involvement in Libya but […]

10 Lies Secretary of State Kerry Told During His Big Middle East Peace Speech

On Wednesday, Secretary of State John Kerry gave a speech on his proposed plan for peace between Israelis and Arabs. His plan: blame the Jews, pretend that Palestinian terrorism and incitement isn’t representative of the actual Palestinian government, and then blather for 69 more minutes. His speech razed facts to the ground in a fashion […]

Trump appoints the right team to regain the Middle East

The Trump administration is dedicated to undoing the harm done by the Obama administration in the Iran Deal. To succeed, it needs the right team. Relatively few people have heard of the Center for Security Policy. That’s about to change because it is playing a prominent, if not dominant role, in the Trump transition team […]

Policy Recommendations on the Middle East for the Trump Administration

The United States’ stature as a leading global power in the Middle East has eroded in recent years. The administration’s decision to play a reactive rather than a proactive role in the Middle East created a vacuum in the region that was filled by elements that worked against the interests of the United States and […]

Poll: 74% Voters Reject Obama’s Middle East Refugee Plan

Rasmussen Reports released a poll on Tuesday that shows “voters reject Obama’s new Middle East refugee plan.” News of widespread public opposition to more refugees comes three days after Saturday’s stabbing of ten Americans in a St. Cloud, Minnesota mall by Somali refugee Dahir Adan, and the bombings in New York and New Jersey, allegedly perpetrated by Afghan […]

War and Peace in Putin’s Middle East

The Times of Israel reports that, on Tuesday night, “Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin…and discussed regional issues and the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.” It was hardly, of course, their first chat. In June, Netanyahu was in Moscow to meet with Putin. He was there, too, for that purpose in September 2015 […]

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