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Tsunami Alert After 8.2 Quake Strikes Off Chile – 2 April 2014

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A quake of 8.2 magnitude has struck off northern Chile, triggering a tsunami alert and killing at least five people.

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BBC News – Al-Shabab Militant Base Attacked On Coast Of Somalia – 5 October 2013

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(Lucas : I last week talked about the possible new way of seeking war now Somalia is again targeted for the false flag by operatives and agents of the cabal done in Kenya to still get a war going now via Al-Shabab- (Al Shabaab) Islamist.  It is the new Al-Qaeda phantom that was sponsored and built to get in Africa things going for the Cabal… The attack today is showing that they are desperate to get to war. Israel is still hyping Iran as a threat now Syria is not happening for them. Now ‘Unidentified Foreign Forces’ attack Barawe Somalia from the sea with a raid on the town. The only ones being there are UK and American Vessels, Russians and NATO vessels from other countries also the Dutch have a fregat for the coast patrolling to fight Somali pirates. Let me say to you, we will hear more about it… of course!) 

Unidentified foreign forces have launched a night-time raid on a militant base in the south Somali town of Barawe from the sea, reports say.

Senior militants, said variously to be from Somalia’s al-Shabab Islamist group or al-Qaeda, were reportedly targeted.

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BBC News – Man Dead In Suspected Woolwich Terror Attack – 22 May 2013

(Lucas : after having a couple of things happening very quickly  and announcing a terror Cobra Meeting with the Cabinet  after the attack makes me think there is something not right and fishy about the story line here. But that are my thoughts and feelings about it.  In the attack black muslims were pointed out, etc. They where speculating already on what the consequences where for troops in the UK, people ….  It seems all a bit to convenient.) Continue reading

BBC News – Eurozone Finance Ministers Agree Deal On Greece Bailout – 27 November 2012

Eurozone finance ministers and the IMF have reached a deal on an urgently needed bailout for debt-laden Greece.

They have agreed to cut debts by 40bn euros ($51bn; £32bn) and have paved the way for releasing the next tranche of bailout loans – some 44bn euros. Continue reading

BBC News – Former Goldman Sachs Board Member Jailed For Two Years – 25 October 2012

Rajat Gupta Rajat Gupta described the guilty verdict as “devastating”

A former Goldman Sachs board member who was found guilty of four criminal counts of insider trading has sentenced to two years in jail. Continue reading

BBC News – Nigeria Oils Spills: Dutch Case Against Shell Begins – 11 October 2012

Nigerian farmers and their legal team at the law courts in The Hague. 11 Oct 2012 (Picture : The Nigerian farmers and their legal team argue that Shell could have prevented the spills)
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Nigeria’s Deadly Delta

Representatives of Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell are appearing in a Dutch civil court to face accusations of polluting Nigerian villages.

The case is being brought by four Nigerian farmers and the Dutch branch of campaigners Friends of the Earth. Continue reading

BBC News – Greece Set For Anti-Austerity General Strike – 26 September 2012

Trade unions in Greece have called the first general strike since the conservative-led coalition government came to power in June.

Wednesday’s 24-hour walkout is to protest at new planned spending cuts of more than 11.5bn euros ($15bn; £9bn).

The savings are a pre-condition to Greece receiving its next tranche of bailout funds, without which the country could face bankruptcy in weeks.

Large anti-austerity demonstrations are also planned.

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BBC News – Moody’s Lowers EU Rating Outlook To Negative – 4 September 2012

Moody’s has lowered its outlook for the European Union’s AAA credit rating to “negative” and warned that the bloc’s rating could be downgraded.

It said the move reflected the negative outlook for the ratings of the EU’s key budget contributors.

Earlier this year, Moody’s put ratings of Germany, France, Netherlands and the UK on a negative outlook. Continue reading

BBC News – Greece Bailout: Merkel And Hollande In Extension Talks – 23 August 2012

The leaders of Germany and France are set to hold talks in Berlin on whether to give Greece more time to make the cuts required by its debt bailout.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande will also meet Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras later this week.

Meeting Mr Samaras yesterday, eurozone chief Jean-Claude Juncker kept the door open for a change to the bailout terms.

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BBC News – Julian Assange Expected To Make Statement – 19 August 2012

Julian Assange is expected to make a public statement later on the diplomatic row that has engulfed him since being granted asylum by Ecuador.

Wikileaks says its founder is to speak outside the Ecuadorean embassy in London, where he has been since June. Continue reading