Avoid the SHTUSS yet be an informed smart Jew while standing on one leg! Here’s the news being talked about by Jews today…
Today’s Skim of the News for Jews – Be a Smart Aleck!
- Car Bombing against Belgium Crime Lab. Early details remain scarce, but it appears a car rammed through several gates and into a police crime lab in Brussels overnight, followed by a significant explosion. No one was injured, but the building suffered extensive damage.
- Another peaceful Islamic Knife Attack in Germany, 2 seriously injured. A couple at a German music festival have been attacked by a knifeman who witnesses claim was heard shouting "Allahu Akbar". A 66-year-old woman is said to be fighting for her life. Police arrested a 26 year old suspect, but officers are “yet to confirm a motive for the attack.”
- Iran deploys advanced Russian S-300 air defense system to nuclear sites. Tehran has deployed a recently delivered Russian-made long-range missile system to central Iran to protect its Fordo nuclear facility. The Russian-made missile defense system is one of the most advanced of its kind in the world, offering long-range protection against both airplanes and missiles.
- Israeli Agricultural Ministry prepares for Medical Marijuana export. The Agriculture Minister announced that Israel would begin exporting medical marijuana abroad. In June, the government approved a plan to ease restrictions on growing medical marijuana and make it more readily available to over 23,000 patients in Israel. The Agriculture Ministry has set up specific areas for the research and trial of growing cannabis, a plant with significant use in the medical treatment of patients around the world.
- Israel Safari Park has another rhinoceros born, now has too many. The Ramat Gan Safari is considered one of the more fertile zoos in Europe and Asia. “We've broken a new record of rhinos, and now we have the opposite problem—we have too many male rhinos. To stop them from mating with females they are related to, we're searching for new homes for some of them as part of an international reproduction plan.” Rhinos have to be moved when they are young, because they simply become too large to move later.
- Photo of the day…Medical Cannabis is a hi-tech agriculture business in Israel – with careful cultivation and production of different strains with different chemical levels, including a strain with minimal THC but very high levels of the other chemicals believed to be therapeutic.
…and that’s the news of interest to Jews today. (our skim is ethnically focused, but we’re thrilled for every reader)