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Biden Issues Barrage Of 17 Executive Actions On Border, Climate, Immigration & “100 Day Masking Challenge”

By Tyler Durden With just hours to go before his swearing-in, Joe Biden and his team have already started Wednesday with a blitz of announcements for Executive Orders that will be issued immediately. Following at least a week’s worth of media leaks teasing all the Biden “Day One” action items (Rejoin the Paris Accords, Keystone…

Biden’s DHS Pick To "Study" Whether To Keep Trump’s Border Wall

Submitted by Planet Free Will, On the same day Trump extended an emergency declaration at the southern border, Biden’s pick for secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Alejandro Mayorkas, says that he will “study” whether the border wall constructed under the Trump administration will remain in place. “President-elect Biden has committed to stop construction of the border…

US Is Helping India Spy On China's Military Near Disputed Border

Authored by Dave DeCamp via AntiWar.com, With an increase in tensions between India and China along the disputed border in the Himalayas, the US is helping India keep an eye on China’s military. In October, the US and India signed a new defense pact that allows the US to share more satellite data with New Delhi….

Southern Border Migration Slumps In COVID Year

2019 was a year that changed the face of migration on the U.S. Southwestern border, but so was 2020. While in the previous year, the number of border apprehensions skyrocketed and record numbers of families arrived mainly from Central America, Statista’s Katharina Buchholz points out that the COVID-19 pandemic cut border crossings back down to…

UK Retailers Urge Government To Ensure Food Supplies As French Border Shut

Authored by Alexander Zhang via The Epoch Times, British retailers have urged the government to make an urgent effort to prevent prolonged suspension of cross-Channel transport, which they say would disrupt supplies of fresh produce to UK consumers. To prevent the spread of a new, more transmissible variant of the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus from the…

What A Biden Administration Means For Border Security

Authored by Chris Farrell via The Gatestone Institute, A Biden administration means two dramatic and dangerous reversals on Trump policies that will endanger the American public: 1. Termination of President Trump’s signature 2016 campaign issue — The Wall; and 2. Loosening of immigration restrictions. “There will not be another foot of wall constructed on my…

Russia Warns US It Will “Respond” To Future Border Violations In Sea Of Japan

Russia’s foreign ministry said Friday that it’s lodged a formal protest with the United States over this week’s incident in the Sea of Japan, calling it a “provocation designed to disturb the peace”.  Russia further said Friday it’s military won’t hesitate to “respond” the next time the US Navy brazenly violates its maritime borders. During…

Rare Footage Shows Russian Warship ‘Chasing’ US Destroyer In Border Incident

Via AlMasdarNews.com, The large anti-submarine ship Admiral Vinogradov stopped the US Navy destroyer “John McCain” after it reportedly entered its territorial waters near the Gulf of Peter the Great. The incident occurred in the Gulf of Peter the Great in the Far East at 06:17 (Moscow time) Tuesday, the details were reported by the Ministry of…

Russia Threatens US Warship With “Ramming” Over Alleged Maritime Border Violation

The US and Russian navies have had a close encounter in the Sea of Japan on Tuesday which has sparked a major diplomatic war of words. Russia claims the submarine hunting US Navy ship USS John S McCain violated Russia’s sovereign maritime borders off the coast of the Russian Far Eastern capital, Vladivostok. The Kremlin said the…

China Used ‘Secret Microwave Pulse Weapon’ Against Indian Troops In Border Battle

A report this week in the UK Times has revealed new information on China’s use of a cutting edge high tech weapon during last summer’s high altitude Himalayan standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in the disputed Ladakh border region. Initial claims that a military-grade crowd control sonic pulse weapon capable of causing severe bodily discomfort, including…

China Is Stealing Border Land From Tiny Nepal To Build Military Bases

China is again being accused of a blatant landgrab along the disputed Himalayan high altitude border region not far from where Chinese and Indian Army troops previously clashed.  This time it’s the country of Nepal that has accused China of stealing over 150 hectares sovereign of its territory, or about 1.5 square kilometers. Leaders of…