NEWS SUMMARY-INTELLIGENCE REPORT TUESDAY 5/12/2020
Libertarian activist Ammon Bundy praising the stand taken by a Washington state law enforcement officer over what the officer sees as gross violations of Constitutional rights under the present coronavirus regime in the United States.......FACEBOOK POST FROM AMMON BUNDY
IN NORTHERN IDAHO'S KOOTENAI COUNTY AMMON BUNDY WILL BE AMONG THE SPEAKERS AT "LIBERATE AMERICA" SET TO BE HELD AT THE KOOTENAI COUNTY FAIRGOUNDS SATURDAY JUNE 13TH......LINK
ORTHODOX JEWISH NEIGHBORHOODS IN ISRAEL BEING WARNED THAT THEY WILL BE LOCKED DOWN TIGHT AGAIN FOR HOLDING RELIGIOUS BONFIRE OBSERVANCES LAST NIGHT IN VIOLATION OF LESSER LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS RELATED TO THE CORONAVIRUS.......YNET NEWS STORY
Newborn babies and mothers among those killed in a terrorist attack on a hospital in Afghanistan's capital of Kabul today.
At least 14 now reported dead and others wounded. The hospital includes a maternity ward run by the international aid group Doctors Without Borders.
All three attackers were killed by police. No group claiming responsibility for the attack which US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo condemned as "sheer evil"......CNN STORY
An Israeli soldier killed when a stone block was dropped on his head in Samaria part of the West Bank territory populated by Palestinians. An arrest operation underway in the early morning hours when the soldier was killed.......ISRAEL NATIONAL NEWS
"The US refusal to extradite Anne Sacoolas amounts to a denial of justice and she should return to the UK"
Those words from British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman today with the US State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus saying today the US decision is final when it comes to denying a request for extradition and that extradition of her would set an "extremely troubling precedent.
An international "Red Notice" for Sacoolas issued by Interpol yesterday making her subject to arrest outside the United States. Sacoolas wanted by British authorities in connection with a traffic accident that killed motorcyclist Harry Dunn last August 27th near a US military base in the UK. Sacoolas is married to a US diplomat who also works for the CIA. She herself is a former CIA employee.
More on this from the BBC......BBC NEWS STORY (COMMENT) Lets see where this goes. The US wants Julian Assange and may want Prince Andrew. Bargaining chip?
French prosecutors investigating a former president, 94-year old Valery Giscard d'Estang, after a German television reporter says she was groped following an interview in 2018.....DEUTSCHE WELLE NEWS STORY.....BBC NEWS STORY
THE CORONAVIRUS STORY AND THE MAJOR TALKING POINT OF THE MAINSTREAM MEDIA TODAY'S VIDEO TESTIMONY OF DR. ANTHONY FAUCI. FAUCI CONTACTED NEW YORK TIMES REPORTER SHERYL GAY STOLBERG AHEAD OF HIS APPEARANCE AND SHE REPORTED LAST NIGHT THAT THE MAIN POINT HE WANTED TO MAKE TODAY WAS:
"the danger of trying to open the country prematurely"
The Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov says he is in hospital with the coronavirus. Russia reporting more than 232-thousand cases nationwide as of today. The majority of the cases are in the Moscow area.......TALKING POINTS MEMO....TASS NEWS STORY
AN IMMEDIATE CRACKDOWN IN COLORADO FOR A RESTAURANT THAT OFFERED DINE-IN SERVICE FOR MOTHERS DAY LAST SUNDAY FROM THE STATE HEALTH DEPARTMENT AND A REBUKE DIRECT FROM GOVERNOR JARED POLIS........NEW YORK POST
AND THIS POST ONLINE RELAYED BY HEALTH FREEDOM IDAHO ABOUT A BUSINESS TAKEN OUT BY THE MARTIAL LAW STAY AT HOME ECONOMIC SHUTDOWN IMPOSED BY DEMOCRAT AND REPUBLICAN GOVERNORS ACROSS THE COUNTRY.......HEALTH FREEDOM IDAHO FACEBOOK
The coronavirus story around the world as reported by BBC News on its daily blog......BBC NEWS CORONAVIRUS BLOG 5/12/2020
In other news......
The Supreme Court heard arguments today in the highly charged election year case about President Trump's tax returns. Two congressional committees run by Democrats and Democrat prosecutors want to publicize the President's tax returns during the election year. The President's lawyers argue he is entitled to keep those records confidential until he leaves office.
The justices to varying degrees appeared to be concerned about the limits of Congressional power and the limits of Presidential immunity......FOX NEWS STORY
That's the way it really is Tuesday May 12th, 2020.........