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So for Christians, it’s that time of the year again – the last few weeks leading up to Christmas.

 

 

Mind you, every year, I receive some pretty impressive Christmas cards from Buddhist, Shinto, Jewish, Muslim and even atheist friends & acquaintances and I know that their kids are often running around in Santa hats and eagerly awaiting their seasonal presents as well. With that in mind, I guess Christmas – if you cut out the difference in religious beliefs and adverts that emphasize modern day commercialism - is therefore better summed up as simply being ‘a time for families to get together’.

 

 

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For certain families, Christmas this year will be a sad time of the year - for over the past 12 months, they have suffered the agony of witnessing their loved ones kidnapped, abused, shot or beheaded by the so called fanatics that term themselves as the Islamic State: a well misplaced title if ever there was one as their murderous actions are about as far as you can get from the true Islamic religion. These terrorists are simply perverting a religion to spread their misguided Dark Ages ideology, radicalize young minds and cause mayhem. So forget ‘Peace & Goodwill to All Men’ when it comes to ISIS. They have no intention of working towards peace and certainly have no goodwill in their hearts. They and other primitive groups who support their ideals are a barbaric insult to humanity and the world will be better off without them.

 

 

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You cannot negotiate with evil. You cannot allow jihadists to rule the world, kill & butcher with impunity, split up families or make thousands homeless.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Wherever you look these days in our world, terrorists are plotting to or bringing death & destruction to our communities and innocent civilians are in their sights and that could include you! Then you have those power crazed individuals who run their countries with an iron fist, abuse their people and also break every human rights & women’s rights law with rape, torture and death. Meanwhile, the human traffickers and drug barons ply their trade within their own world of despair, filth & degradation. Greed is their creed.  Pedophiles hiding in the shadows endanger the kids; pimps on the street target defenseless women & girls. The word slavery is firmly back on the agenda for the first time in nearly 200 years. It all seems a long way from the idea of a Merry Christmas.

 

 

 So as you sit down with your family in the U.S on Thanksgiving Day and slice that turkey or collapse on a sofa in the UK on Christmas Day surrounded by wrapping paper and that last mince pie – spare a thought for those attempting to make our world a safer place – the military and linked services deployed on duty at home or far away over the festive season.

 

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Remember those working over Christmas to keep essential services operating; police, fire, medical & ambulance personnel.

 

 

 

Last not least, among the many who will miss Christmas at home are those serving on ships around the world.

 

 

 

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About 30 members of the 174th Attack Wing in Syracuse are part of a 500-member National Guard task force digging out the Buffalo area.

 

This is what they brought: Two Oshkosh H-Series blower vehicles that can each throw as much as 5,000 tons of snow an hour and as far as 200 feet.

 

 

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British Volunteers Fight Ebola

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More than 30 NHS staff from across the UK have departed for Sierra Leone (22 November 2014) to join Britain’s fight against Ebola, International Development Secretary Justine Greening and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced.

They are the first group of NHS volunteers to be deployed by the UK government. After arriving in the capital, Freetown, they have now started to complete a week of training before moving to British-built Ebola treatment centers across the country.

Following this training and acclimatization the group, which includes GPs, nurses, clinicians, psychiatrists and consultants in emergency medicine, will then begin work setting up procedures, diagnosing and treating people who have contracted the deadly virus.

They will work in treatment centers built by British Army Royal Engineers and funded by the Department for International Development.

Justine Greening said:

“Our fight against Ebola in West Africa is one of Britain’s biggest responses to a disease outbreak. Almost a thousand military personnel, scientists, healthcare and aid workers are already on the ground in Sierra Leone working to contain, control and defeat this terrible disease.

But to beat Ebola we desperately need the experience and dedication of skilled doctors and nurses to care for the thousands of sick and dying patients who are not receiving the treatment they need.

Every one of these NHS heroes will play a vital role in the fight against Ebola. It is only because of their combined efforts that we stand a chance of defeating this disease.”

 

 

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Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said: “I want to thank the brave NHS volunteers who have volunteered to go to Sierra Leone to help in the fight against Ebola. They embody the values at the heart of our health service, and their expertise and dedication is second to none.”

 

 

The NHS volunteers have been prepared for their deployment with 9 days of intensive training at a specialist Ministry of Defence unit in York. This included operating in a replica treatment centre, with members of the Armed Forces training them in the different stages of assessment and treatment of the disease.

 

On arrival in Sierra Leone, the team joined other international healthcare workers to undergo another week of intensive training funded by the UK to ensure they are equipped with the skills to safely treat and contain Ebola.

 

After this week’s training, they will be deployed across Sierra Leone according to the staffing needs of the treatment centers built by the UK.

The next teams of volunteers are due to go out in stages in the coming weeks.

 

Chief Medical Officer, Dame Sally Davies said:

“I have been really impressed with the numbers of NHS workers who have stepped forward to help the communities that have been devastated by Ebola.

The fact more than a 1000 have come forward so far is a real testament to their commitment to public service. I want to offer my thanks to all those that are going, their efforts will make a real difference in West Africa.”

 

Professor Tony Redmond, Head of UK Med said:

“The actions of these selfless volunteers in going and the actions of their colleagues and managers to release them and cover for their duties is testimony if ever there was to the altruism that lies at the core of the NHS. I am very proud of them all.”

 

Donna Wood, Senior Sister at Haywood Hospital, Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Partnership NHS Trust, who travelled to Sierra Leone this weekend said:

“I’d been following the stories on the news so when I saw an email from the NHS highlighting the Ebola situation in Sierra Leone and calling for volunteers I felt I had act. I knew I could use the skills I’ve got to make a difference and join a team to help bring the disease under control.

 

We’ve had gold standard training – second to none. We’re very lucky in this country to have the NHS, the staff and the skills – it’s just not the case everywhere else. My parents and the whole family are proud of my decision to go.”

 

Once they reach full capacity, the Ebola treatment centers will triple Sierra Leone’s bed capacity, bringing the total number of DFID-supported beds to more than 700. The UK already has 1 centre open at Kerry Town, which is being run by Save the Children. The remaining 5 will open in the coming weeks, providing essential care to those in need.

The centers will be staffed by a mix of local, international and NHS volunteer health professionals and run by a variety of organizations including GOAL, International Medical Corps, Medicos del Mundo, Solidarités International and Emergency.

 

Cuba, Norway, Australia, New Zealand, and now Denmark have committed to providing significant numbers of health workers to staff UK treatment centers, alongside the NHS volunteers.

The deployment of NHS volunteers is part of wider UK efforts to control, contain and defeat Ebola. So far the UK has committed £230 million to the response in Sierra Leone.

More than 800 Ministry of Defence personnel are deployed in total to help with the establishment of Ebola Treatment Centers and the Ebola Training Academy.

This includes the deployment of RFA Argus headquarters & hospital ship with her three Merlin helicopters, which arrived in Sierra Leone a couple of weeks ago.

 

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General: US Troops To Stay in Poland, Baltics Through 2015

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US soldiers await the order to march in the Latvia Day Parade on Nov. 18 in Riga, Latvia. (Staff Sgt. Kenneth C. Upsall / US Army)

 

US troops will remain in Poland and the Baltic states through 2015 “to deter Russian aggression,” the top US commander for Europe said on Sunday.

“There are going to be US Army forces here in Lithuania as well as Estonia and Latvia and Poland for as long as it’s required to deter Russian aggression,” said Lt. Gen. Ben Hodges, commander of US Army Europe.

“We have planned rotations out through next year. Units are designated that will continue to do this,” he told reporters in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius.

The United States sent about 600 troops in April to the ex-Soviet Baltic states and former Warsaw Pact member Poland in response to tension with Russia over the war in Ukraine.

European NATO allies have also deployed hundreds of troops for exercises in recent months. The alliance has also boosted its air force presence in the region.

Hodges said NATO should guard its unity at a time when Russia is “trying to intimidate” it’s neighbors with military drills and frequent violation of their airspace.

“The discipline, unity of the nations is really very important at this point, so that a small incident doesn’t lead to something that didn’t have to happen,” the general said.

NATO has accused Moscow of sending troops to fight alongside separatists in eastern Ukraine. Moscow denies involvement in the fighting, although it openly gives the rebels political backing and non-lethal supplies.

 

 

 

 

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The Home Secretary is promising to end the payment of ransoms to terrorist groups as she outlines a series of new measures.

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More than 40 terror plots have been foiled by British security services since the 7/7 bombings in 2005, Theresa May has revealed.

The Home Secretary said the UK faces a "diverse" terror threat  - unmatched before or since 9/11 - and that the advance of Islamic State (IS) has given energy and a renewed sense of purpose to homegrown extremists.

"The security service believes that since the attacks on 7 July 2005 around 40 terrorist plots have been disrupted," she said.

"There have been attempts to conduct marauding Mumbai-style gun attacks on our streets, blow up the London Stock Exchange, bring down airliners, assassinate a British ambassador and murder serving members of our armed forces."

She also revealed that counter-terrorism officers have made 753 arrests since May 2010 - resulting in 138 terrorists being jailed and 13 people being extradited.

Mrs May was speaking as part of an anti-terror drive, which will also see new powers to force internet companies to hold data that could help identify the owner of a phone or computer. 

She promised to put an "end" to the payment of ransoms for terrorist groups by closing a loophole that can allow insurance companies to put forward the money.

It is already illegal for individuals to pay ransoms to groups because it counts as funding terrorism – but people covered against kidnapping have been able to ask insurance companies to make payments.

The UN estimates that Islamic State has raised £28m through ransoms in the past 12 months, and there are fears the payments encourage more kidnappings.

Schools, prisons and councils are to be required by law to put in place measures that would stop individuals from being drawn into terrorism.

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Mrs May said a statutory duty to deter radicalisation would be placed on named organisations and where they fail, ministers would be able to issue court-backed directions.

She said she would like to go further with internet companies - making them keep information on the websites and social media used by suspects, but the Lib Dems blocked the legislation, dubbed the "snoopers charter".

The new legislation will also strengthen Terrorism Prevention and Investigations Measures (TPims) to re-introduce powers in Labour's control orders to relocate terror suspects around the country.

She said: "This legislation is important. The substance is right. The time is right. And the way in which it has been developed is right.

"It is not a knee-jerk response to a sudden perceived threat. It is a properly-considered, thought-through set of proposals that will help to keep us safe at a time of very significant danger."

Alongside the new measures announced by the Home Secretary, police are appealing to the public and businesses for help tackling the threat posed by would-be terrorists.

Across the country, counter-terror officers will spend this week briefing more than 6,000 people at 80 venues including schools, universities, airports, shopping centres, cinemas and farms, in a bid to raise awareness of terrorism.

Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley said: "Police officers and our partners are continuing to work 24 hours a day, seven days a week to protect the UK from a terrorist attack.

"So far this year, we have disrupted several attack plots and made 271 arrests following counter-terrorism investigations, but the eyes and ears of law enforcement and other agencies alone cannot combat the threat."

 

 

 

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Report: China building 'airstrip capable' island in disputed waters

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CNN

November 24, 2014 -- Updated 1206 GMT (2006 HKT)

 

Airbus Defence and Space imagery dated November 14, 2014 shows land reclamation operations under way at Fiery Cross Reef. Multiple operating dredgers provide the ability to generate terrain rapidly. Operating from a harbour area, dredgers deliver sediment via a network of piping. Image courtesy IHS Jane's Defense Weekly.Airbus Defence and Space imagery dated November 14, 2014 shows land reclamation operations under way at Fiery Cross Reef. Multiple operating dredgers provide the ability to generate terrain rapidly. Operating from a harbour area, dredgers deliver sediment via a network of piping. Image courtesy IHS Jane's Defense Weekly.

  • Jane's Defence Weekly: China building island in the South China Sea that could accommodate airstrip.
  • Waters are bitterly contested by Vietnam, Philippines and other countries in the region.
  • Report says land mass is more than 3,000 meters long and a harbor is also being built.
  • China says that construction is legitimate, will improve soldiers' living standards.

Hong Kong (CNN) -- China is building an island in the South China Sea that could accommodate the country's first airstrip in bitterly contested waters, according to satellite images analyzed by IHS Jane's Defence Weekly.

Reclamation at Fiery Cross Reef on the western edge of the disputed Spratly islands is creating a land mass that is more than 3,000 meters (2 miles) long and between 200 to 300 meters (650 to 980 feet) wide -- large enough to construct a runway and apron, the publication said.

The South China Sea is the subject of numerous rival -- often messy -- territorial claims, with China, Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam disputing sovereignty of several island chains and nearby waters.

READ: Asia's disputed islands: Who claims what?

The areas in dispute include fertile fishing grounds and potentially rich reserves of undersea natural resources.

Jane's said that Malaysia, the Philippines and Taiwan had built airfields on reefs and islands in the contested waters.

"The work at Fiery Cross thus brings parity but is likely to cause alarm among the other claimants," the report said.

"Given its massive military advantage over the other claimants in terms of quantity and quality of materiel, this facility appears purpose-built to coerce other claimants into relinquishing their claims and possessions, or at least provide China with a much stronger negotiating position if talks over the dispute were ever held."

The report said that dredgers were creating a harbor large enough to receive tankers and warships.

Construction 'legitimate'

But Maj. General Luo Yuan of China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) told the state-run Global Times that construction was justifiable and that the infrastructure would improve the living standards of soldiers stationed there.

"The construction and maintenance of facilities and other activities we conducted on these islands are within our sovereign rights and they are legitimate," he added.

At a briefing on Monday, Hua Chunying, China's Foreign Ministry spokesperson, said that China has "indisputable sovereignty" over the islands in the South China Sea and said the construction would help in case of search and rescue efforts.

China's stance on maritime disputes has put it at odds with many of its smaller neighbors.

Earlier this year, it moved an oil rig near the disputed Paracel Islands triggering anti-Chinese riots in Vietnam.

Relations have also soured with the Philippines.

On Monday, a Philippines court convicted nine Chinese fishermen of poaching hundreds of endangered giant sea turtles from a disputed shoal in the South China Sea. They were each fined nearly $103,000 but face no jail term.

Diplomatic initiatives

The United States has supported efforts by regional group ASEAN to draw up a code of conduct to defuse maritime disputes, but China has said it prefers to deal with the issue bilaterally.

On Friday, a Pentagon spokesman told Agence France-Presse (AFP) that the U.S. wanted China to stop its land reclamation program and engage in diplomatic initiatives.

In a speech at the G20 summit earlier this month, President Barack Obama said the U.S. planned to deepen its diplomatic and military engagement in Asia and would work to ensure that big nations don't "bully the small."

An editorial posted in the Global Times, said that Vietnam, the Philippines and the U.S. should "get used" to China's island construction and its more frequent presence in the seas.

 

 

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There was a time in the United Kingdom when the Prime Minister of the day (regardless of political party) would occasionally have to make the sole decision on the deployment of armed forces: in response to an act of war, genocide, terrorism or for that matter – act immediately on anything that might be seen as a direct threat to the country.

 

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More than 300 Libyan soldiers training in Britain are sent home early amid allegations of a series of sexual assaults

and rapes during their stay. The Ministry of Defence says it will review its program for supporting the Libyan forces,

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Haiyan one year on:

With UNDP help, slowly getting back to normal

 



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“I lost my job in the beauty salon which was looted empty right after the typhoon and was very worried for my family, ” says Marina. Photo: UNDP Philippines

 

 

“I remember how scared everyone was,” says Marina Delubio, a resident of Barangay 88, one of the biggest suburbs of Tacloban City.

 “We were clinging to the rafters of our semi-concrete house but it sounded like the fury of the winds and the tsunami-like waves were still going to take us all away.

My family and I were happy to survive, but in the next few hours we realized that we were left with nothing.”

One year ago, when Typhoon Haiyan struck Barangay 88, it left 80 percent of the homes completely destroyed, and the streets littered with bodies.

The storm also caused massive destruction to public and commercial infrastructure, leaving most of the 2,500 families who live in the barangay without livelihood.

“I lost my job in the beauty salon which was looted empty right after the typhoon and was very worried for my family, ” says Marina 

– a single mother of one and a breadwinner for four nephews and nieces, and an ailing 86 year-old mother.  

In the first few days following the disaster, UNDP was active at the devastated site, starting to remove debris and establishing an emergency source of income for those affected by the worst ever storm to hit the Philippines.  

“In those early days it was vital to restore a sense of normalcy to the hundreds of thousands of affected people in Tacloban and the surrounding areas,” says Mr. James Abdul, Area Coordinator of UNDP’s Haiyan Response Programme. “Within days we had started a programme of cash-for-work, giving locals jobs to clear debris and dead bodies – so emergency services could operate and people could access schools, health clinics, roads and markets.”

In Barangay 88, this helped restore access to work and to local services for hundreds of families who lost their livelihoods.

“UNDP was among the first to provide assistance to us,” says Barangay Captain Emilita Montalban. “I want to thank UNDP for clearing San Jose Central School, the health centre and the streets. Removing the debris gave us jobs and hope. UNDP was a lifeline for survival at a time of desolation and chaos.”

Barangay 88 then became the first recipient of cash grants from UNDP to help small businesses. These cash grants, given to 300 small enterprises in Tacloban City, as well as the Municipalities of Dulag, Tolosa and Palo, are helping to restore self-confidence among the worst affected business owners who lost capital or productive assets from the storm.

“One year on, I am able to venture into a new business using the cash grant,” says Marina. “With the money from UNDP,

I was able to start a food vending business and get back on my feet again. Today, we have a long way to go before we will have fully recovered but my family’s future is brighter because I have been able to maintain an income duringthis critical time.”

Today, Barangay 88 is a much happier place than it was one year ago. Building has begun and many homes and businesses are now restored.  According to Barangay Captain Montalban, about 60 percent of the more than 1,600 homes that were destroyed by the storm are being repaired. At the same time, nearly 400 displaced families have been relocated to transitional shelters.

But the road to recovery is a long one. UNDP has begun the process by providing emergency income in the immediate aftermath of the disaster, and in the future it will help the government to map the areas that remain most vulnerable to future disasters. In Barangay 88, a pilot of this mapping programme is already helping families to resettle - with government assistance - to areas that are less dangerous.

But for Marina, the recovery is happening one day at a time. “We have a long way to go – but the worst is behind us.

Typhoon Yolanda [as Haiyan is known locally] took away our means of survival but it left us with hope and a

strong, resilient spirit,” she says.

 

 

 

 

UN Goodwill Ambassador Receives Islamic State Styled Death Threat

 

 

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Erin J Morgart

 

 

Reliable sources confirm to DIIA that Erin J Morgart, Ms United Nations and UN Goodwill Ambassador to Indonesia received a chilling email a few days ago ‘threatening her with beheading if certain demands were not met within 3 days”. 

NCIS (Navy Criminal Investigation Service) and the FBI were notified accordingly.

 

If the frightening email was genuinely from Islamic State or IS supporters based in the United States, it would fit in with the way that these barbaric terrorists intimidate, try to strike fear into anyone who does not agree with their warped ideology and generally make venomous attacks against the U.S, British and allies – when they are not busy crucifying, murdering or rapeing their way through peaceful global communities.

 

The world is slowly coming to the realization that young Muslims can be easily radicalized by clever but evil individuals who pervert Islam for their own vicious ends: targeting not only Christians and minority groups but other Muslims who will not bend to the words “You will comply”. The so called Islamic

State use Facebook and other social media sites to boast of their atrocities and the internet to con further young people to support their cause.

 

Erin J Morgart is of course a public figure and features heavily on the web: Hollywood actress, model, Showrunner/Executive Producer/Creator at Arianjebae

Media Production Group, author, journalist with qualifications from Harvard Medical School, recognition by Mensa and of course is known internationally as one of the world’s expert Celebrity Fitness Trainers. She is the Public Relations Executive Director to the International Emergency Response Citizens Corps (IERCC), has received honors and awards from the US House of Representatives, Congress and overseas dignitaries to name just a few of her achievements. She is passionate about helping those less fortunate – regardless of race, color, creed or gender. Erin has always supported the humanitarian efforts of US servicemen & women who assist local communities around the world and of course, the fact that she has trained US Navy special forces in fitness techniques could be considered a reason why she might be classified as a target.

 

 

It’s also true to say that although deranged & radicalized individuals have cut down a soldier on a London street, run over and killed others in Canada and added to the death toll of innocent military personnel by shooting the serviceman on duty at Ottawa’s War Memorial before attacking the nation’s parliament – the death threat received by Erin might not have anything to do with the Islamic State at all. For as the US, UK and European intelligence community detect, respond and close down hundreds of plots by Islamic extremists hell bent on causing mayhem on our home streets – unfortunately other ‘trolls’ (evil geeks as I would term them) target VIP’s, showbiz personalities and vulnerable women (as just a few examples) with threats of murder, rape or a litany of lies about their professional or private lives. There are too many sad people on the internet that simply want to hurt others because they think it’s clever, fun or gives them some form of power that hides their own pitiful inadequacies. It’s the uncertain world we live in.

 

But make no mistake, those carrying out atrocities, making threats and intimidating peaceful folk will eventually be defeated. Evil might win a battle but not the war. What’s more, Erin J Morgart is far from vulnerable. I once asked her how she became so successful as a Navy Fitness Trainer for the United States Department of Defense between January 2003 – December 2013 (11 years)…..

 

“Beat the living crap out of people LOL”, Erin replied with a beaming smile as she rushed off to a meeting as an Advisory Board Member at the US National Foster Youth Career Development Center.

 

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