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Amazon’s ‘Ring’ security cameras plagued by privacy issues, employee snooping

Amazon’s popular security system, Ring, is billed as a round-the-clock sentry for homeowners. But lax privacy practices have allowed Ring employees to turn the security cameras into ‘surveillance’ devices, reports claim.

Starting in 2016, according to the Intercept, Ring provided employees based in Ukraine nearly unrestricted access to an Amazon database containing every video created by every Ring camera around the world. The company’s Ukraine team was also reportedly given the ability to link individual video files to corresponding Ring customers.

The Ukraine-based “data operators” use the database to manually tag and label objects that appear in a given video – in [READ MORE HERE]

Austrian Chancellor Removes Radical Mosques and Imams

Sebastian Kurz, Austrian Chancellor and the world’s youngest leader at 31-years-old, announced Friday that he would shut down seven mosques and deport up to 60 Turkish backed radical imams and their families back to their homelands due to breaches of a law that bans ‘political Islam’.

The imams facing expulsion are all accused of receiving foreign capital.

The move taken by the 31-year-old Chancellor and Chairman of the Austrian People’s Party has enraged Turkish officials in Ankara.

Ibrahim Kalin, a spokesperson for the Turkish president, slammed Kurz in a tweet, saying that, “Austria’s decision to shut down numerous mosques and deport imams with [READ MORE HERE]

Malta Admits German NGO Boats Loaded With Migrants

After weeks of waiting, 49 North African refugees on two rescue vessels have received permission to disembark.

Germany has agreed to accept 60 refugees in total amidst ongoing political wrangling within the EU.

Malta has announced that two German NGO rescue ships will be allowed to enter port after being stuck in limbo for weeks in the Mediterranean.

The Sea Watch 3 and the Professor Albrecht Penck rescued 49 North Africans in danger of drowning on December 22 and December 29 respectively. But the ships, which sail under German flags, weren’t allowed to land as Germany and other EU nations wrangled about where [READ MORE HERE]

French Police Deploy Machine Guns with Live Ammunition to Yellow Vest Protests

French riot police (CRS) are alleged to have begun deploying assault rifles with live ammunition for the first time during the ninth weekend of protest in a row by the Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vest) movement.

French officers were caught on video brandishing what appeared to be Heckler & Koch G36 assault rifles on the streets of the French capital near the Arc de Triomphe on Saturday, the Daily Mail reports.

Several users on Twitter posted other pictures of officers armed with rifles, with one user claiming he had counted at least a dozen armed officers at around 3 p.m. near the famous [READ MORE HERE]

15 acid attacks per week in Britain, with 73% of them taking place in London

The United Kingdom’s surge of the previously unheard of phenomenon of acid attacks has seen an average of 15 a week over the past three years, with the vast majority taking place in the crime-struck capital.

There were 2,602 acid attacks in Britain between January 2015 and May 2018, according to government figures accessed by The Mirror.

Comparing that figure, the newspaper notes that between 2007 and 2011 there were just 100 such attacks, or just one a fortnight over the period.

The paper also reports instances of particular attacks that have taken place in recent years, some of which have child victims [READ MORE HERE]

Google, Amazon and Apple AIs are all hiding Jesus from you while praising Muhammad and Satan

Google Home, Amazon Echo and Apple Siri are all hiding Jesus Christ away from you. Despite being Christmas hot gifts they don’t even know who Jesus is. In case you forgot, Christmas is not about some fat man dressed in red (Santa Claus) giving gifts to children but its about the birth of Lord Jesus Christ, the one true Son of God who came down on Earth and lived a simple life as a normal human then sacrificed himself for our sins.

For example, when one may ask the question Google Home, “Hey Google who is Jesus Christ?” One may get [READ MORE HERE]

Poland wants to let in 100,000 Filipinos

Poland is planning on opening its borders to 100 000 Filipino workers, claiming a ‘labour shortage’ due to its ageing population.

In a very civic nationalist approach, Poland’s Deputy Labor Minister Stanislaw Szwed has said that “[The Philippines] have good solutions because they are co-ordinated by a government employment agency. Poland was chosen because our country is close to them culturally, due to the Catholic faith among other things.”

Mr. Szwed has also noted they were on the course of forming a coordinated agreement with the Philippine government in order to cover “their growing labour shortage because of Poland’s ageing population and [READ MORE HERE]

Afghan Stabs Pregnant Polish Woman at German hospital, victim Loses Unborn Child

An Afghan asylum seeker has carried out a horrible attack on a pregnant Polish woman, repeatedly stabbing her at a German hospital. The man was caught by police but his victim had lost her unborn child.

The frenzied attack happened on Friday at a hospital in the town of Bad Kreuznach, near the city of Mainz, where the victim, a 25-year old Polish national was staying.

The attacker was apprehended by police at a local train station after fleeing the scene. Police said the man had come to visit the victim at the hospital, later stabbing her following what they described as [READ MORE HERE]

Netanyahu Confirms Israel Struck Damascus International Airport Over the Weekend

According to the prime minister, Israel has attacked Iranian weapons depots at the Damascus International Airport in Syria.

On 12 January Israeli aircraft carried out multiple missile strikes on the suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus. The attack was repelled by the Syrian Air Defence and most of the missiles were shot down, while a warehouse near Damascus International Airport was damaged by the strikes.

On Sunday morning Benjamin Netanyahu said that the Israeli Air Force had targeted Iranian targets in Syria.

“The Israel Defense Forces has attacked hundreds of Iranian and Hezbollah targets. Just in the past 36 hours, the air force [READ MORE HERE]

WAKANDA IS REAL: Rare Isolated tribe in Ethiopia caught on Camera

If it weren’t for those pesky white devils… blacks would have isolated themselves and built Wakanda! Well shock! There is an isolated tribe in Ethiopia and guess what, Wakanda is real, they are living just like in Wakanda.

The Daily Mail reported:

These striking portraits of a rarely-photographed Ethiopian tribe give a rare glimpse into the ancient body modification traditions.

The Omi tribe who live in the Omo Valley of southern Ethiopia, have some of the world’s most unique and radical body modifications.

With everything from tribal war paint to lip piercings the size of dinner plates, his stunning gallery shows some of the [READ MORE HERE]