Tag Archives : border


“Trusted Traveler” Caught Smuggling Woman in Car Trunk

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com “Trusted Traveler” Caught Smuggling Woman in Car Trunk   NOGALES, Arizona – Juan Carlos Chavez was a member of the Customs and Border Protection agency’s “Trusted Traveler” program, which allowed him to use a commuter lane that streamlines the border-inspection procedure. During a July 31 inspection, Chavez was unable to open the trunk […]

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Biofuel credits behind mystery cross-border train shipments

Source: http://www.cbc.ca By John Nicol and Dave Seglins, CBC News Back and forth shipments prompt accusation of fraud, EPA and CBSA probes The mystery of the trainload of biodiesel that crossed back and forth across the Sarnia-Port Huron border without ever unloading its cargo, as reported by CBC News, has been solved. CBC News received […]


CN mystery train crosses border 24 times, never unloads 2

Source: http://www.cbc.ca By John Nicol and Dave Seglins, CBC News CN Rail nets $2.6M to move shipments nowhere A CBC news investigation has uncovered a mystery involving unexplained shipments of biodiesel tanker cars moved between Canada and the United States, and back again, that were never unloaded. According to leaked internal CN documents, the rail […]


Turkey scrambles F-16 jets on Syria border 1

Source: http://www.bbc.co.uk Turkey has scrambled six F-16 fighter jets near its border with Syria after Syrian helicopters came close to the border, the country’s army says. Six jets were sent to the area in response to three such incidents on Saturday, the statement said, adding that there was no violation of Turkish airspace. Last month, […]


Issa Confirms Fast & Furious Wiretaps

Source: http://www.prisonplanet.com By Kurt Nimmo House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Darrell Issa has confirmed that wiretap applications reveal in-depth detail on the Fast and Furious operation, including evidence showing that “agents were well aware that large sums of money were being used to purchase a large number of firearms, many of which were flowing […]


Judge Napolitano: Executive Privilege Only Applies If Obama Involved

So what was Obama’s level of involvement in the incident and the cover-up? Related post: Attorney General Eric Holder, “Fast & Furious”, Contempt and Executive Privilege


Border Control Measures Using License Plate Tracking Halted by Activists in Utah (Updated)

Source: http://www.activistpost.com By Joe Wright The War on Drugs has been threatening the fundamental rights of ordinary Americans, and greatly impinging upon states rights, as agencies like the DEA continue to claim that their federal authority supersedes local decisions. Despite protections afforded under the U.S. Constitution, the federal DEA has been trying to initiate a […]


Ottawa Airport Wired with Microphones as Border Services Prepares to Record Travellers’ Conversations

Source: http://www.davidicke.com ‘Sections of the Ottawa airport are now wired with microphones that can eavesdrop on travellers’ conversations. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is nearing completion of a $500,000 upgrade of old video cameras used to monitor its new “customs controlled areas,” including the primary inspection area for arriving international passengers. As part of the […]


Thousands flee after deadly Ivory Coast attacks

Source: http://www.sott.net Thousands of civilians in Ivory Coast have fled their homes after seven UN peacekeepers and eight civilians were killed in raids near the Liberian border, a UN official and residents said Saturday. The wave of unrest prompted Liberia to announce it was shutting its border with its neighbour, although it said the move […]


Fast and Furious: The Hidden History of the Drug War

Source: http://www.corbettreport.com Posted by Corbett As US troops deploy to the Mexican border to deal with the fallout of Fast and Furious, details continue to emerge about this flagrantly illegal operation to arm Mexican drug lords in a supposed sting operation. But as veteran investigative journalist Bill Conroy points out, operations like this were going […]