Current Affairs

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Europe plunged into energy crisis as Russia cuts off gas supply via Ukraine

Just as winter starts to bite … Russia shuts off gas supplies through Ukraine To six European countries

Ofsted Trojan horse inspectors ‘asked 10-year-olds what do lesbians do?’

The Office for Standards in Education, Ofsted, asked 10-year-olds about lesbian sex and trans-sexuality to assess whether schools were complying with new requirements to promote “British values”

Hayat Boumeddiene in 2010 with crossbow. Click to enlarge

Search for woman linked to Paris hostage-taker goes global

We know that Amedy Coulibaly had an accomplice during the seige at the Kosher grocery store in eastern Paris. So how did she evade capture?

Rupert Murdoch Tweets About “Jihadist Cancer” Following Paris Attack

“Muslims must be held responsible… for Jihadist cancer”, declares media mogul

French police special forces launch an assualt on the Kosher supermarket where hostages were being held. Click to enlarge

Paris Shooting: Police Storm Two Hostage sites

Two simultaneous police assaults free most hostages and leave none of the hostage takers alive

Screen shot from local TV broadcast

Two Dead in New Paris Siege

Gunman takes six hostages including woman and four children in kosher grocery – and police fear it is the SAME killer who killed policewoman yesterday

Video still of gunmen shooting a wounded policeman near the offices of Charlie Hebdo, Paris. Click to enlarge

Charlie Hebdo suspect ‘mentored’ by Abu Hamza disciple

Regardless of who was behind them, the killings will heighten tensions between Europe’s population and its largely immigrant Muslim community. Was that the intention?

ID card recovered from abandoned getaway car. Click to enlarge.

Amidst A Religious War in Europe Or Is It Just another False Flag Operation?

While the killers were thoroughly professional, one of them conveniently left his ID card in a getaway car. The way 9/11 hijackers passports were fortuitously found at the WTC

Members of French special police forces of Research and Intervention Brigade (BRI) are seen at the scene of a shooting in the street of Montrouge near Paris January 8, 2015.  REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Renewed Terror Alert in Paris As Another Gunman is On The Loose

A female Parisian police officer was shot dead Thursday morning and a street cleaner was blasted in the face as he grappled with a ‘North African wielding rifle’

Prime suspects: brothers Cherif (32) and Said Kouachi (34). Click to enlarge

Paris shooting: Seven arrests made but hunt continues for ‘Al-Qaeda’ gunmen

One of the named suspects has surrendered but two others, thought to have recently returned from Syria, are still at large

Masked gunmen near the offices of Charlie Hebdo before fleeing in a hijacked car. Click to enlarge

Paris Shooting: 12 Shot Dead at Satirical Magazine

Masked gunmen carried out France’s deadliest terror attack in at least two decades on Wednesday. Includes video

Jeffrey Epstein in custody.

Billionaire Sex Offender’s Phone Book Contained E-Mail Addresses, 21 Phone Numbers For Bill Clinton

Apart from Alan Dershowitz and Prince Andrew, Epstein also regularly entertained Bill Clinton

Zaporozhye nuclear power plant. Click to enlarge

Catastrophe at Ukraine’s Zaporozhye Nuclear Power Plant?

Reports emerge of an ongoing crisis at Europe’s largest nuclear plant

‘Sex slave case’: Prince Andrew may regret friendship with financier who had dark secret

The Independent doesn’t really question it but was Prince Andrew entirely ignorant about Epstein’s activity?

Prince Andrew and Alan Dershowitz named in US lawsuit over underage sex allegations

Prince Andrew and Alan Dershowitz named in US lawsuit over underage sex allegations

Alan Dershowitz has also been named in the sexual abuse case involving Prince Andrew and banker Jeffrey Epstein

AirAsia Plane Dropped Almost Vertically into Sea

Stricken AirAsia plane soared ‘as fast as a fighter jet’ and then dropped almost vertically into Java Sea as if being thrust down by a giant hand, crash experts revealed today

FBI briefed on alternate Sony hack theory

Security firm says its research points to a laid-off member of staff being behind the cyber attack, not North Korea

Tony Fernandes, AirAsia CEO. Click to enlarge

AirAsia CEO Dumped Shares Days Before Flight Disappeared

Move prompts speculation Tony Fernandes had prior knowledge

Indonesia says missing AirAsia plane could be at ‘bottom of sea’

Prospect of finding the missing AsiaAir plane begins to look increasingly grim. Capping a disastrous year for Malaysia-affiliated airlines

Sergei Glazyev. Yalta. Such candid speech. ( Eng Subs )

Sergei Glazyev raises some legitimate concerns over how history appears to be repeating itself (with English subtitles)