News Headlines 26th August 2017_2

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    What is the only provocation that could bring about the use of nuclear weapons? Nuclear weapons. What is the priority target for nuclear weapons? Nuclear weapons. What is the only established defense against nuclear weapons? Nuclear weapons. How do we prevent the use of nuclear weapons? By threatening to use nuclear weapons. And we can't get rid of nuclear weapons, because of nuclear weapons. The intransigence, it seems, is a function of the weapons themselves. -- Martin Amis


    If you think that the Youtube Adpocalyse is only happening in English speaking countries, then you have failed to understand the global extent of the backlash.


    How the CIA made Google – INSURGE intelligence –
    https://medium.com/insurge-intelligence/how-the-cia-made-google-e836451a959e

    Hurricane Harvey makes landfall in Texas as a Category 4 storm
    https://www.circa.com/story/2017/08/25/nation/harvey-becomes-category-2-hurricane-as-it-nears-us

    After the Shift  60 Inches of Rain possible Cat 3 Hurricane Harvey multi Day rain event
    http://aftertheshift.blogspot.de/2017/08/60-inches-of-rain-possible-cat-3.html

    [Two words: Corpus. Christi.]

    San Francisco and Berkeley events called off amid fears of violence
    http://www.latimes.com/local/california/la-me-bay-area-protests-updates-htmlstory.html

    Putin, Merkel, Macron back new ceasefire deal in Ukraine
    http://thebricspost.com/putin-merkel-macron-back-new-ceasefire-deal-in-ukraine/

    German election 2017  Merkel drowned out by furious protesters during campaign rally
    http://www.express.co.uk/news/world/846094/German-election-2017-Merkel-protesters-campaign-rally

    Virgin Release CCTV Proving Jeremy Corbyn Told the Truth About ‘Traingate’
    https://stopmakingsense.org/2017/08/23/virgin-release-cctv-proving-jeremy-corbyn-told-the-truth-about-traingate/

    Brookes: New Afghan strategy hits the mark

    [Do you actually believe the article that just fell out of your ~@$&?]

    "Peter Brookes is a Heritage Foundation senior fellow and a former deputy assistant secretary of defense."

    [Aaah, that explains e.v.e.r.y.thing.]

    http://www.bostonherald.com/opinion/op_ed/2017/08/brookes_new_afghan_strategy_hits_the_mark

    Yemen  UN must respond as five children killed in night of horror
    https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2017/08/yemen-un-must-respond-as-five-children-killed-in-night-of-horror/

    Black Hawk down in Yemen as military hunt for service member after crash landing
    http://www.express.co.uk/news/world/846056/Black-Hawk-Down-Helicopter-Crash-US-military-Yemen-manhunt-incident-Department-of-Defence

    Dramatic satellite images show how Syrian city of Raqqa has been completely flattened during relentless bombing campaign
    http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/dramatic-satellite-images-show-how-11045549

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