October 1, 2022

China Celebrates Taliban for Giving Afghans ‘Better Security’ One Year Later

China, through its official Foreign Ministry and propaganda arms, celebrated the anniversary of the Taliban jihadist organization seizing power on Monday by repeatedly condemning America for its “failures” in the country and praising the Taliban for its “advanced” governance and improved “security.” The Chinese Communist Party has emerged in the past year as one of…

Uvalde shooting: DA argues that releasing videos, other materials to public would compromise investigations

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! District Attorney Christina Mitchell Busbee of Uvalde, Texas, on Thursday testified that releasing videos and other materials from the May 24 shooting that left 19 Robb Elementary School students and two teachers dead would “re-traumatize” victims and compromise investigations into the tragedy. Busbee’s testimony came as part […]

Embrace the Hopeful Story of America’s Founding

Many of us have favorite stories we can recite by heart. They may be bedtime stories we heard as children – stories we repeat to the young people in our lives. We may know the stories of our families – where we came from and how we arrived where we are now. Some of these…

[Premiering 10:30 AM ET] The Real Story of Ashli Babbitt: Husband Speaks Out and Tells His Side of Jan. 6

Watch our documentary ‘The Real Story of Jan. 6’ here: https://ept.ms/3zIgk0F “Justice for me isn’t a pile of cash. Justice for me is, at this point, at least clearing Ashli’s name in the court of public opinion because that’s what’s hurting me the most.” Ashli Babbitt was shot and killed on Jan. 6, 2021, by […]

UK Sees Biggest Interest Rate Hike in 27 Years Amid Soaring Inflation, Coming Recession

Soaring inflation expected to climb to more than 13 percent by the end of the year has prompted the UK’s central bank to deliver its biggest interest rate increase in 27 years, even as officials say that the country is heading into a recession. The Bank of England announced on Aug. 4 that its rate-setting […]

Dollar Edges Down as Impact of Hawkish Fed Commentary Fades

LONDON—The dollar slipped against most major currencies on Thursday as the positive impact of hawkish Federal Reserve comments faded and investors waited for more signs on the data front to confirm that more large rate hikes to curb inflation were coming. The Bank of England was widely expected to raise interest rates by the most […]

Report: Taliban Leaders Hold Meeting on ‘How to Respond’ to Al-Zawahiri Strike

Leaders of Afghanistan’s Taliban terror group allegedly met on Wednesday to discuss “how to respond” to a recent U.S. airstrike that killed al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in Kabul, three Taliban sources told Reuters anonymously. “There are meetings at a very high level on whether they should react to the drone strike, and in case they…

Taliban Threatens to Attack Pakistan After Airstrikes in Afghanistan

The Taliban regime responded angrily to Pakistani airstrikes against targets in Afghanistan on Friday, denouncing the attacks as violations of Afghanistan’s territorial integrity and warning of “dire consequences” if such operations continue. Pakistan’s uneasy relationship with the Taliban took a turn for the worse on Friday when Pakistani helicopters allegedly crossed the border to launch…

Parents of Reuters Photojournalist Killed in Afghanistan Bring Taliban to Court

The parents of Reuters photographer Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in Afghanistan last year, have launched legal action against the Taliban terrorist group at the International Criminal Court (ICC). The Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist, 38, was killed on July 16, 2021 as the terrorist group gained control of the country. Siddiqui was accompanying an Afghan special…

Inside a Taliban prison where children as young as 12 are held

Waltz: Biden’s Afghanistan Aid Will Help Taliban ‘Consolidate’ Power, Should Be Used as ‘Leverage’ and Given to Vet Groups Helping Afghans

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “The Story,” Rep. Michael Waltz (R-FL) argued that the Biden administration should give some of the aid money it’s sending to Afghanistan to veterans’ groups that have protected vulnerable Afghans and use the money as “as leverage in talks with the Taliban” but is instead allowing the…

Afghanistan: Women Protest ‘Shameful’ U.N. Silence on Taliban Repression

Women in Kabul, Afghanistan, organized yet another protest on Tuesday demanding the Taliban terrorist organization, which currently runs the country, allow them to return to work and re-open schools for girls. The protesters also addressed the international community – and the United Nations, in particular – demanding that self-proclaimed women’s rights advocates pressure the Taliban…

FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show A Taliban Vehicle That Looks Similar To Tesla’s CyberTruck?

An image shared on Facebook allegedly shows members of the Taliban riding in a vehicle that looks like a Tesla CyberTruck. Verdict: False The photo has been digitally altered to look like a CyberTruck. Fact Check: The image purportedly showing a military vehicle owned by the Taliban resembling a Tesla CyberTruck has circulated in recent…

GOP Sen. Risch: Biden Admin. Calling Taliban a Government Is Recognizing a Terrorist ‘Coup’ and a ‘Slap in the Face’ to Veterans

On Tuesday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Special Report,” Sen. James Risch (R-ID) stated that the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan was a “coup” against the democratically-elected government in Afghanistan “that a lot of men and women in the United States gave blood for” and the Biden administration calling the Taliban a government is “obscene.”…

Afghan Central Bank’s $10 Billion in Reserves Remain Off Limits to Taliban

The U.S. has successfully prevented the Taliban terror group from accessing roughly $10 billion in reserves in Afghanistan’s central bank, the New York Post reported Tuesday. While assessing Afghanistan’s rapidly deteriorating economy following the Taliban’s takeover of the country last month, the Post cited a September 8 article by Bloomberg News detailing how the U.S.…

Austin: Taliban Is Cooperating with Getting Citizens Out, I Wouldn’t ‘Infer’ Any Other Cooperation from That

During an interview with MSNBC aired on Saturday, Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin stated the Taliban is cooperating with the U.S. in its efforts to get American citizens out of the country, but he won’t take from that, “anything for the future. I would say that they’re cooperating with us on this narrow set of…

Why Can’t We All Get Along? U.N. Chief Guterres Wants Taliban ‘Dialogue’ with ‘Feeling’

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres pleaded for the world to unite as one Thursday and engage the Taliban in dialogue that included a “feeling” of solidarity with the Afghan people now ruled by the hardline Islamic terrorist group. The call for talks and more talks came 24-hours after the globalist said the Taliban needs U.N. humanitarian…

Taliban Paints over George Floyd Mural in Kabul with ‘Victory Slogans’

AAMIR QURESHI/AFP via Getty Taliban terrorists in Kabul have started painting over murals that adorn the capital’s streets, including one of George Floyd, with “victory slogans” applauding the establishment of their Islamic Caliphate. The Guardian reported the jihadist organization started to replace the street art with pictures of their flags and other Islamic slogans as they reimpose their…

Taliban to the West: ‘You Should Not Be Changing Our Culture’

A spokesperson for the Taliban has cautioned the United States regarding potential future interferences with their culture and treatment of women in Afghanistan. According to Fox News, Taliban spokesperson Suhail Shaheen has advised the U.S. not to attempt to change or manage any cultural practices that the Taliban implements under an impending regime. Shaheen told Fox…

NBC: CA Family Stranded in Afghanistan 15 Hours Away from Kabul, Having Issues Communicating While Trying to Avoid Taliban

On Thursday, NBC San Diego Political Reporter Priya Sridhar reported that Cajon Valley Union School District Superintendent Dr. David Miyashiro told her that the family from the school district stuck in Afghanistan has had problems due to the fact that they’re 15 hours away from Kabul and that communication has also been an issue because they’ve been…

Afghan President Warned of Taliban ‘Invasion’ but Joe Biden Focused on ‘Perception’

A leaked transcript and audio recording of a call between President Joe Biden and then-Afghan President Ashraf Ghani about three weeks before Kabul fell showed that as the Afghan president warned of a Taliban “invasion,” Biden pressed him to change the “perception.” According to a report by Reuters, in a 14 minute call between Biden…

‘Tonight We Celebrate in Style’: Taliban Puts on Fireworks Show After U.S. Departure

Taliban terrorists organized a fireworks display over Kabul in the early morning hours of Tuesday to celebrate the departure of the last American troops from the country, allegedly for the foreseeable future. Jihadists in the streets of the capital also celebrated with widespread shouting and gunfire, causing so much noise that Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid…

Biden State Department Falsely Denies Taliban, Terrorist Haqqani Network Ties

The Biden State Department made the astounding claim Friday that the Taliban and its brother organization, the Haqqani Network, are “separate entities.” In truth, the two are tightly linked, and many of the top Haqqani leaders – including self-described “Kabul chief of security” Khalil Ur-Rahman Haqqani – are also high-ranking Taliban officials. Terrorism experts were…

McCaskill: ‘Speed with Which the Taliban Took over Validates Joe Biden’s Decision’

Former Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), now an NBC News contributor, said Monday on MSNBC ‘s “Deadline” that the speed at which the Taliban took over Afghanistan once President Joe Biden withdrew the U.S. military validated his decision to leave the country. McCaskill said, “I think it’s hard to draw away from the heartbreaking chaos we’ve…

Taliban Gloats, Shoots Off Fireworks After Last US Flight Departs Kabul

Taliban fighters took to the streets of Kabul Monday to celebrate the last U.S. evacuation flight out of Afghanistan as America’s longest war ended. Fireworks were seen in the distance outside Hamid Karzai International Airport Monday evening as the Taliban advanced on what was a US controlled airport just hours earlier, according to the Daily…

Report: Taliban Offered Biden Control of Kabul, but He Declined

The chaos in Afghanistan could have reportedly been avoided altogether if President Joe Biden had accepted the Taliban’s initial offer for the U.S. to have full control of Kabul and the airport. According to a report from the Washington Post, as the Taliban began taking control of Afghanistan, senior U.S. military leaders met with Taliban political…

Blinken Claims US Never Gave Taliban Lists Of Names, Then Details Names US Gave The Taliban

Secretary of State Antony Blinken claimed Sunday that the United States had not given lists of American citizens and allies to the Taliban. Blinken joined “Meet the Press” with NBC’s Chuck Todd and disputed the accuracy of reports indicating U.S. officials had handed over lists of people the Taliban should allow through checkpoints and into…

Rubio: ‘We Just Donated an Air Force to the Taliban’

Tuesday on FNC’s “Hannity,” Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) hammered the Biden administration for its handling of the withdrawal from Afghanistan, which included U.S. military equipment having been left behind. Rubio urged President Joe Biden not to adhere to a date certain, but instead of fulfilling the goal of withdrawing all  U.S. assets from the Central…

Watch: Angry Afghan Screams ‘Go to Hell, Biden!’ as Taliban Take Over

Video captured an angry Afghan man raging at reporters outside the British Embassy in Kabul this week, screaming “go to hell, Biden!” amid the chaos unfolding as the Taliban take over the country. The passionate moment occurred during an ITV News report profiling the chaos outside the British Embassy where crowds flooded the makeshift entrance as…

FACT CHECK: Did The Taliban Sentence 229 Christian Missionaries To Death?

An image shared on Facebook claims 229 Christian missionaries were recently sentenced to death by “Afghan Islamists.” Facebook/Screenshot Verdict: False There is no evidence the Taliban recently sentenced 229 Christian missionaries to death. The post appears to be an iteration of a hoax that circulated over the years. Fact Check: The message about 229 Christian…

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