Friday, January 24, 2020

China On Edge Of Chaos: “7 Cities, 23 Million People Under Quarantine”

from ZeroHedge:

Summary:

  • 7 Chinese cities, around 23 million people, effectively under quarantine
  • Multiple cases across the world – from Scotland to Singapore and USA
  • 634 Infected (according to Chinese officials)
  • 18 Dead (following 1st death outside Wuhan)
  • WHO says “not the time to declare a global health emergency”

“Make no mistake: This is an emergency in China,” Tedros said. “But it has not yet become a global health emergency. It may yet become one.”

US Troops Seen Blocking Russians From Syrian Oilfields In Series Of Dangerous Standoffs

from ZeroHedge:

Yet another dangerous incident has played out between American and Russian forces operating in Syria in what appears a series of standoffs near key oil installations since Saturday. “This is the third incident that occurred within a week,” one local reporter told VOA in an alarming report.

Days ago we reported on the first incident involving a US convoy blocking a Russian convoy on a highway near the town of Rmelan, after the Americans were apparently concerned the Russians were going to enter an oil field, which the US administration says it has “secured”. 

LEBANON HAS A NEW GOVERNMENT BACKED BY HEZBOLLAH ..THEY ARE ON THE VERGE OF DEFAULT

by Harvey Organ, Harvey Organ Blog:

GOLD DOWN $1.00 TO $1557.00//SILVER UP ONE CENT TO $17.83//MASSIVE INCREASE OF 19.33 PAPER TONNES OF GOLD INTO THE GLD//HUGE QUEUE JUMPING IN SILVER (760,000 OZ) AND A GOOD QUEUE JUMP IN GOLD AT 2,000 OZ//CORONAVIRUS IS NOW IN SEVERAL COUNTRIES AS THOSE INFLICTED HAVE TRIPLED//LIBYA’S AIRPORT ATTACKED BY GENERAL HAFTER//LEBANON HAS A NEW GOVERNMENT BACKED BY HEZBOLLAH ..THEY ARE ON THE VERGE OF DEFAULT//FED’S NATIONAL ACTIVITY INDEX PLUMMETS

Keiser Report: Reflexivity & Passive Investing (E1491)

from RT:

In the second half, Max continues his talk with Egon von Greyerz of GoldSwitzerland.com about value investors like Warren Buffett sitting on huge piles of cash while passive index funds gobble up the market. They also discuss the latest in the gold market.

US, UK Diplomats Protest Against OPCW Whistleblower Giving Evidence to United Nations

from 21st Century Wire:

Yesterday, a former engineer and ballistics expert with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) delivered testimony via video link to an audience at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), accusing the chemical weapons watchdog of intentionally burying exculpatory evidence from its Fact Finding Mission (FFM) report – evidence which would have exonerated the Syria government in an alleged chemical weapons incident in Douma, Syria, in April 7, 2018.

Pope Francis Calls Marxist Economic Summit

by Antonius Aquinas, Antonius Aquinas:

Pope Francis and his mentor

As if there needs to be further evidence that the current occupant of St. Peter’s Chair in Rome is a Marxist, the announcement of an upcoming conference at Assisi entitled the “Economy of Francesco” should convince any skeptic otherwise.

In his invitation letter to “young economists and entrepreneurs worldwide,” Bergoglio sets the agenda for the Leftist confab quite clearly which is virulently anti-market, a call for massive redistribution of wealth, and a reordering of the current economic systems of the world with a healthy dose of climate change nonesense:

When in Rome: Second Amendment Patriots are Organizing a Pro-Gun Rally in Rome, Georgia

by Jose Nino, Big League Politics:

After the successful gun rights rally in Richmond, Virginia, Second Amendment activists are setting up a rally in Rome, Georgia for this Saturday, January 25, 2020.

Organizers are still coordinating who will speak at the event.

The rally will take place at the American Legion Farm, 493 Jones Bend Road NE, at 1 p.m.

“We’re only one election away from being ruled by people who have the power to pass laws and don’t care about the Constitution,” organizer Chris Ashley declared. “I feel like all patriotic Americans should be willing to stand up and be preemptive about it instead of being reactive about it.”

Impeachment Trial Proceeds While Int’l Bankers Inject Billions To “Save” Their System: Coincidence?

by Harley Schlanger, LaRouche PAC:

As billionaires meet in Davos to push their green bubble, which would bail them out while destroying what’s left of an industrial economy in the west and likely condemn several billions to death, the Federal Reserve has now decided it must pour tens of billions of dollars to bail out hedge funds directly. This is occurring as the impeachment trial of Donald Trump proceeds in the U.S. Senate.

RAID ORCHESTRATED BY BANKERS FAILS AGAIN

by Harvey Organ, Harvey Organ Blog:

RAID ORCHESTRATED BY BANKERS FAILS AGAIN: GOLD DOWN ONLY $2.00 TO $1558.00//SILVER DOWN 24 CENTS TO $17.82//HUGE QUEUE JUMPING IN BOTH GOLD AND SILVER//THE CORONAVIRUS HAS NOW SPREAD FROM CHINA TO OTHER COUNTRIES//IRAN WITHDRAWS FROM THE NON PROLIFERATION TREATY AND ARE NOW SUBJECT TO UN SANCTIONS//IMPEACHMENT TRIAL BEGINS TODAY: MORE SWAMP STORIES FOR YOU TONIGHT

False Flag? Highly Respected Fmr CIA Officer Giraldi Suggests US Hacked Ukrainian Transponder to Provoke Iran Shootdown

from Russia Insider:

Philip Giraldi, a former counter-terrorism specialist and military intelligence officer of the CIA, penned a piece in the American Herald Tribune speculating that the U.S. launched several cyber-attacks, one on an Iranian missile defense system, and another on the transponder of the doomed Ukrainian plane.