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'O'Keefed': Ilhan Omar connected cash-for-ballots voter fraud scheme exposed by Project Veritas - UPDATE: Trump calls for investigation

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Minneapolis Somali community insider: "It's an open secret" ... "She [Ilhan Omar] will do anything that she can do to get elected and she [Omar] has hundreds of people on the streets doing that."

Project Veritas investigators revealed a ballot harvesting scheme here involving clan and political allies and associates of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D.-Minn.) in the first of a series of reports.

"Numbers don't lie. Numbers don't lie. You can see my car is full. All these here are absentees' ballots. Can't you see? Look at all these, my car is full. All these are for Jamal Osman... We got 300 today for Jamal Osman only," said Liban Mohamed in a series of Snapchat videos posted July 1 and July 2 on his own Snapchat profile.

Mohamed said he was collecting the ballots to help his brother win the city's Aug. 11 special election for a vacant Ward 6 city council race — which was held the same day as the primary for Omar's MN-05 congressional seat. Ward 6 is the heart of the city's Somali community and the Omar's political base.

Comment: O'Keefe reports on the initial reaction to the first part of Project Veritas' expose. The rats are running for cover. Well, some of them at least:


UPDATE 28/09/2020: RT reports:
"Ballot harvesting is real, and it has become a big business. Our investigation into this ballot-harvesting ring demonstrates clearly how these unscrupulous operators exploit the elderly and immigrant communities - and have turned the sacred ballot box into a commodities-trading desk," O'Keefe said in a statement.

Trump appeared to agree with this assessment and fired off a tweet calling for an inquiry into the matter.


Omar responded to the tweet with a meme referencing allegations that Trump paid only $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017. However, she did not address the allegations leveled by Project Veritas.

Ballot harvesting or ballot collecting is the practice of third parties collecting mail-in votes and delivering them to election officials. It is legal in many states to help physically impaired voters cast their ballots. However, it has sparked a series of legal challenges in Minnesota. Earlier this month, the state's Supreme Court ruled that "Minnesotans can still only help deliver and return up to three other voters' absentee ballots under special circumstances," local media reported.

Trump has been warning for weeks that states' plans to use mail-in ballots for November's presidential election could lead to voter fraud - an allegation the Democrats have dismissed.



Airplane

Reports Turkey is transferring Syrian militants to Azerbaijan as hostilities against Armenia increases

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"The Armenian sides are in total control of the situation. We are confident in our capacities to protect Armenia and Artsakh, and ensure the security and rights of the Armenian people in their homeland," an Armenian Foreign Ministry spokesperson exclusively told Greek City Times.

Credible reports have emerged that Turkey is transferring its militant proxies based in northern Syria to Azerbaijan as tensions and skirmishes with Armenia rapidly increase.

Award winning journalist Lindsey Snell, who was once kidnapped by Turkish-backed terrorists in northern Syria and then thrown into a Turkish jail for two months after her escape from Syria, wrote on Twitter that fighters from the Hamza Division had arrived in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku via Turkey.


Earlier this year, the Hamza Division were exposed for holding naked and abused women in prison. They are made up mostly of Arabs and Turkmen, and have become a moveable proxy force for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

Comment: This report was published just 2 days before hostilities broke out between Armenia, NKR and Azerbaijan...


Guinness

UK's Parliament bars exempt from 10pm curfew, venues designated as 'workplace canteens' and not subject to new rules

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Parliament's bars are exempt from the government's new coronavirus restrictions imposed last week, including the 10pm curfew, stricter rules on face coverings and test and trace data-gathering requirements.

Bars in the House of Commons are not subject to the new rules for hospitality venues as they are designated "workplace canteens".

Under the new rules, "workplace canteens may remain open where there is no practical alternative for staff at that workplace to obtain food".

As well as being free to remain open beyond 10pm, the new, stricter rules regarding wearing face coverings and customers checking in at venues will also not apply to parliamentary bars, according to a report in The Times.

A spokesperson for the House of Commons confirmed that the new restrictions on hospitality do not apply to the venues on the parliamentary estate, saying: "As catering outlets providing a workplace service for over 3,100 people working on the Estate, the current regulations on hospitality venues do not apply to Commons facilities."

Comment: This flagrant hypocrisy on the part of the UK government reflects not only the incredible sense of self-entitlement this arrogant bunch has - but will eventually make the already pissed off public even more ready to see some elite heads roll.

Note to UK politicians: People are paying attention:




Alarm Clock

Leaked Documents Expose How US and Gulf Allies Send Weapons to Terrorists Under Diplomatic Cover

ISIS Jihadi

Thanks Murica! You're number 1!

Comment: To have a better understanding of the forces behind the new conflict that emerged in the Caucasus between Azerbaijan and Armenia, when Azerbaijan begun shelling Nagorno-Karabakh on Sunday September 27 2020, read our following editorial from 2017...


Bulgarian investigative journalist Dilyana Gaytandzhieva has been fired from her job at the Trud newspaper in Bulgaria after reporting how the CIA (and others) run a covert operation where US defense contractors are used to procure weapons from Bulgarian and other East European arms manufacturers and send them to terrorist groups around the world, including al-Qaeda/al-Nusra/ISIS in Syria.

While in Aleppo in December 2016, Gaytandzhieva obtained access to underground weapons storage areas belonging to al-Nusra Front, the terrorist group that was routed from Aleppo by the Syrian Arab Army and the Russian military. In the storage areas Gaytandzhieva found boxes of weapons that displayed airway bill numbers, packing lists and other markings that proved they had come from Bulgarian manufacturers.

More recently, Gaytandzhieva received documents from an anonymous source that included correspondence between the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the embassy of Azerbaijan in Bulgaria. The leaked documents detail the purchase and movement of tons of weapons to and from European and Middle Eastern nations. The weapons were picked up and flown to their destinations by Azerbaijani (Azeri) national cargo airline Silk Way Airlines under Azeri diplomatic cover in order to avoid inspection.

Propaganda

'Fake news': New York Times hit piece claims Trump paid no federal taxes

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© REUTERS/Ken Cedeno
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters during a news conference inside the James S. Brady Briefing Room at the White House September 27, 2020 in Washington, U.S.
President Trump denied a report that said he paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and his first year in office.

The New York Times published a report on Trump's financial information, which he has long kept out of public view, about half an hour before the president held a news conference in the White House on Sunday. The report also comes two days before the first presidential debate against Joe Biden and 37 days ahead of the Nov. 3 election.

Asked to respond to the New York Times's reporting, Trump said the report about years of tax avoidance was not accurate, and he would release his tax returns once they are no longer under audit.

"That is fake news. That is totally fake news," Trump said.

Comment: See also: North Carolina board of elections members resign after Democratic dominated 'changes' allow easier ballot harvesting


Bizarro Earth

North Carolina board of elections members resign after Democrat dominated 'changes' allow easier ballot harvesting

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Ballot harvesting is the practice of allowing political operatives and others to collect voters' ballots and turn them in en masse to polling stations
A pair of state elections board members in North Carolina resigned this week after a lawsuit settlement pushed by the Democratic-controlled board that would tweak absentee ballot law to make ballot harvesting easier.

Ballot harvesting, or the practice of allowing political operatives and others to collect voters' ballots and turn them in en masse to polling stations, has drawn bipartisan concerns of fraud from election watchers.

Ken Raymond and David Black were the only two Republican members on the board that has been split 3-2. Notice of their resignations was submitted Wednesday night.

Comment: The US is at a critical juncture in its history and so, whilst vote rigging through various means has been going on for decades now, we are seeing those working behind the scenes doing all they can to stop Trump getting reelected:


Arrow Up

Yemen, Houthi rebels agree to exchange 1,000 prisoners

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© Mohammed Hamoud - Anadolu Agency
People greet their newly released relatives outside the Central Prison in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, on September 30, 2019.
The Yemeni government and Iran-backed Houthi rebels agreed to exchange more than 1,000 prisoners and detainees Saturday, according to government sources, Anadolu Agency reports.

Representatives from both sides met in Geneva to discuss the exchange of 1,008 prisoners and detainees.

Saudi Arabian soldiers will reportedly be included in the exchange but no information was shared about the number.

Yemen has been devastated by a conflict that escalated in March 2015 after Houthi rebels seized Sanaa and forced President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi to flee the country.

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Network

Federal judge blocks Trump's effort to ban TikTok from US app stores

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© REUTERS/Mike Blake
A US District judge has made an 11th hour intervention to block a federal government order prohibiting downloads of TikTok from app stores by American users.

US District Judge Carl Nichols issued a preliminary injunction, which would allow the popular app to still be on offer in Apple and Google stores, shortly before the ban was supposed to come into force on Sunday midnight. Earlier in the day, Nichols allowed a 90-minute hearing, where a lawyer representing TikTok made the case for it remaining available to users in the US.

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Megaphone

Laurence Fox launches a new political party to fight the culture wars

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© Heathcliff O'Malley for The Telegraph
'Over many years it has become clear that our politicians have lost touch with the people they represent and govern'.
Actor Laurence Fox is launching a political party to fight the culture wars after raising over £1 million, including substantial sums from former Tory donors, The Telegraph can disclose.

Fox hopes to stand dozens of candidates for his new party at the next general election to provide a political movement for people who are "tired of being told that we represent the very thing we have, in history, stood together against".

His aims include reforming publicly funded institutions, likely to include the BBC, and celebrating Britain's history and global contribution.

Comment: How long before this party is deemed 'racist' by the lefties?

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Eye 2

6 months MORE of lockdown, a possible 'third wave' of coronavirus, by then a vaccine may be ready, government advisor warns

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The UK went into lockdown for the first time in March.
One of the government's scientific advisors has warned that a third wave of coronavirus in the UK is "entirely possible" if no vaccine is found.

Professor Mark Woolhouse, from the University of Edinburgh, said the current strategy of stopping flare-ups with lockdowns was failing to solve the problem "in the long-term".

Woolhouse, who sits on the government's advisory body that models pandemics, said a vaccine needed to be found to provide a lasting solution to the pandemic.

"The government's strategy is to sit this out for the next six months, that's what we're told," he told the BBC's The Andrew Marr Show on Sunday.

Comment: What easier way to get the public to beg to be vaccinated than to torture them for a year with lockdowns and then dangle the promise of 'freedom' and 'safety', but only if they take a vaccine - a vaccine that is still considered experimental and has yet to pass safety trials due to 'serious concerns'. However, this 'advisor' does leave the door open to alternatives, but god forbid what the Pathocrats might conjure up: Also check out SOTT radio's: