ohhh this is “rich” file China Asked Russia to Delay Ukraine War Until After Olympics, U.S. Officials Say — NYT > Top Stories

A Western intelligence report indicates that Chinese officials had some level of knowledge about President Vladimir V. Putin’s war plans or intentions.

China Asked Russia to Delay Ukraine War Until After Olympics, U.S. Officials Say — NYT > Top Stories

Polish police and prison dogs now eligible to retirement benefits — Kafkadesk

Warsaw, Poland – The Polish government has extended the retirement benefits already planned for police dogs to canines working in the country’s prison service, Notes from Poland reported. Last year, Poland’s Interior Ministry proposed new legislation that would give dogs and horses working in the police, border guard and fire departments the right to receive…

Polish police and prison dogs now eligible to retirement benefits — Kafkadesk

Roy Green: Trudeau must act more than ‘disappointed’ over China’s charges against Two Michaels

Roy Green is shocked that the most forceful message Justin Trudeau had about the Two Michaels case on Friday was that he was ‘disappointed.’ Continue reading →

Roy Green: Trudeau must act more than ‘disappointed’ over China’s charges against Two Michaels

Guards commander says Iran’s strategy is to wipe Israel off “political map?”: TV — peoples trust toronto

http://bit.ly/2RXqqGr January 28, 2019 DUBAI (Reuters) – A commander of Iran’s elite Revolutionary Guards said on Monday Iran’s strategy was to wipe “the Zionist regime” (Israel) off the political map, Iran’s state TV reported. “We announce that if Israel takes any action to wage a war against us, it will definitely lead to its own […]

via Guards commander says Iran’s strategy is to wipe Israel off political map: TV — peoples trust toronto

 

ABSOLUTELY NOT POLITICAL BUT PHYSICAL PLANET EARTH

 

 

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The federal government’s chronic salary struggles could be on the verge of ballooning into a billion-dollar boondoggle, the auditor general says in a scathing review that hints the entire system should be scrapped. Michael Ferguson’s review of the disastrous Phoenix pay system reveals just how many and how often public servants are either being overpaid…

via It could take years and more than $540 million to fix Ottawa’s Phoenix pay system, auditor general says — National Post

bdh”e While you were sleeping: Mass shooting in Las Vegas, chaos in Spain — Montreal Gazette

Dozens are dead and hundreds wounded in a Las Vegas shooting A gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a casino late Sunday in Nevada. Hundreds ran for cover as the shots rained down into a crowd of concertgoers gathered for the Route 91 Harvest Festival. Police entered the hotel casino, confronted the suspect…

via While you were sleeping: Mass shooting in Las Vegas, chaos in Spain — Montreal Gazette