Prepper News Brief April 14, 2017

1. Senior Russian lawmaker Konstantin Kosachev, says the U.S. is a greater threat to global peace than North Korea…

Meanwhile… South Korea’s Foreign Ministry has criticized comments by North Korea’s vice foreign minister, who told The Associated Press that the North is capable of conducting another nuclear test at anytime and ready to “go to war” if the U.S. provokes it. Via The Associated Press.

2. It’s coming… probably this weekend…

U.S. May Launch Strike If North Korea Reaches For Nuclear Trigger. The U.S. is prepared to launch a preemptive strike with conventional weapons against North Korea should officials become convinced that North Korea is about to follow through with a nuclear weapons test, multiple senior U.S. intelligence officials told NBC News.

3. Top Ten Reasons To Doubt Official Story On Assad Poison-Gas Attack…

The sarin-gas attack story prompted the US missile strike on a Syrian runway. Here are the top ten reasons for doubting that story, and instead calling it a convenient pretext. Via Activist Post.

4. Trump’s stunning flip-flops on NATO, China, Russia and Syria…

Within a few hours of extraordinary political flip-flopping, President Donald Trump abandoned stances that were at the bedrock of his establishment-bashing campaign. Via CNN.

5. President Trump flip-flops on NATO: ‘I said it was obsolete … It’s no longer obsolete’…

Add NATO to the long list of issues that President Trump has pulled a full reversal on. Via Daily News.

15 Trump Flip-Flops in 15 Days.

Although I agree with some of what Trump is doing and some that I don’t, it’s always been his flip-flopping on key issues that scares me.

6. Visualizing the Buying Power of the U.S. Dollar Over the Last Century…

The value of money is not static. In the short term, it may ebb and flow against other currencies on the market. In the long-term, a currency tends to lose buying power over time through inflation, and as more currency units are created. Inflation is a result of too much money chasing too few goods – and it is often influenced by government policies, central banks, and other factors. In this short timeline of monetary history in the 20th century, we look at major events, the change in money supply, and the buying power of the U.S. dollar in each decade. Via Visual Capitalist.

7. By now you’ve probably heard about the “mother of all bombs” but did you know…

the Russian version – called the Father Of All Bombs – weighs just 15,560lbs and is packed with the equivalent to 44 tons of explosive TNT.
This is four times more than the US’ model which obliterates anything in its blast zone, which is twice that of the MOAB. Via The daily mail.

8. How the Mother of All Bombs kills people…

Vaporized bodies, crushed internal organs and suffocated to death… while anyone who survives is left psychologically scarred for life. Via The daily mail.

9. This Map Shows The Planned Destruction Of 90% Of The World’s Population…

A startling fact that immediately emerges from this map is that nearly all of the countries shown in red are countries from Western civilizations. Does this map forecast the end of Western civilization as has long been warned? Some of the population numbers we see forecast for 2024 are absolutely startling and appear to show either a ‘Biblical event’, ‘intentional population destruction’ or Western nations gone sterile. Via All News Pipeline.

10. Experts Say Texas Power Grid Vulnerable To Nuclear EMP Attack…

Texas lawmakers and national security experts say the state’s electric power grid — which is independent of the rest of the nation’s power grid — is vulnerable to a nuclear electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack, which could have devastating effects on both the state and the nation. Via The Daily Caller.

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Comments

  1. mom of three says:

    I just can’t read anymore articals, or listen to the radio, my stomach has been flip flopping for two days now. It’s time to be on our knees, and getting right with our Lord. Everyone have a blessed Good Friday, and wonderful Easter with your loved ones.

    • Prepared Grammy says:

      I’m both bothered by and craving more information about the current events on tv. I need to go outside, get my hands dirty, and focus on what our Savior did for us on this day.

      • Understand that the left AND the globalists are lying to you or to put it more correctly using propaganda to change what you think. Right now they need to convince a lot of Americans that Trump and/or the military lied about the sarin attack or even better that we somehow were complicit in the attack to use it as a false flag. There is an all out attack on Trump and the administration. They need “their guys” back in power. They need to spread a lot of fake news to do it. Use this opportunity to discover who is creating the fake news.

  2. Hummingbird says:

    #10 – A year ago I attended a meeting, one of many throughout the state to inform Texans of this. The meetings encouraged attendees to contact their representatives to pass legislation for EMP hardening. According to the article, the assessment could take a year and a half. At the meeting, we were told that EMP hardening would take 2-3 years. IMO it’s too little too late. One good result from the initial meetings was the interest in prepping and self sufficiency.

  3. I am a bit concerned about NK. They don’t seem to care what the response to their provocations is. Prabably because they have gotten their way for 50+ years.

  4. Now is the time to talk to God, get youself right with the world, check your food storage and become the grey peerson.Be very obeservant, careful and on guard. Lots of prayers. Happy Easter

  5. tommy2rs says:

    #10 The Texas grid is also linked to Mexico’s northern grid to buy and sell power back and forth. Has been since 2000. There were projects to link to Mexico in Phoenix/ Sonora and California in the Baja area.

  6. #10 Exactly what it is supposed to do!!!!!!!!!!

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