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Posted by: thepinetree on 11/26/2018 06:28 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 11/26/2018 06:28 PM
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USNS Comfort Hospital Ship in Columbia Treating Refugees From Venezuela & More.

Bogota, Columbia....The first phase of the USNS Comfort hospital ship mission in Turbo finished yesterday after assisting 5,450 patients and performing 131 surgeries. The mission will continue in Riohacha as of November 26. In the five days of the mission in Turbo, USNS Comfort staff and their allies attended a total of 5,450 patients and performed 131 surgeries. The Hospital Comfort Ship is now heading to Riohacha where it will pay attention during the days November 26 to 30, once it finishes its mission in Colombia it will depart to Honduras.

The closing ceremony was attended by Captain William Shafley and Captain Kevin Buckley of the hospital ship Comfort; Col. Alex Ramirez Commander of Task Force Against Drug Trafficking # 73 Neptune; and representatives of the municipalities of Turbo, Apartado, Necoclí and Mutatá.

In the words of 5-year-old patient Shirley Madrigal, seen on the ship for a revision of a scar on her upper lip, medical attention "surprised me". The marine nurse Brian Matthews, was in charge of accompanying the girl and her relative while she received medical attention.

It should be noted that the ship that arrived on November 14 to Turbo, also had the mission staff, with volunteers from the United States, Argentina, and other nationalities. Among the Colombian volunteers, the mission had the support of more than 45 students of the last degrees of medicine from Colombian universities who helped as translators during the medical treatments.

With these positive results, the mission in Turbo closes its first phase and thus extends a special recognition to different entities such as the Government of Colombia, Ministry of Defense, and Ministry of Health; AmCham Medellín; UNHCR; and the Colombian National University of Colombia, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, the Andes, El Rosario, La Sabana and La Salle, without whom it would not have been possible to succeed in these first days of the mission in Colombia.

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Posted on: 2018-11-26 18:34:47   By: Anonymous
Fabulous - such good for humanity, compared to the piles of negativity we have in our lives nowadays.

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    Re: Fabulous
    Posted on: 2018-11-26 18:43:14   By: Anonymous

    Liberal Democrats are Socialists.
    Nazis are Socialists.
    One of the most well known political parties of the 20th century which was socialistic was the National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nazi Party).
    Socialism is a liberal economic system with state ownership or control of the all the major means of production and distribution of goods and services, like Healthcare.
    Socialism is the economic system imposed by Communism, but another one of the most well-known political parties of the 20th century which was socialistic was the National Socialist German Workers' Party (Nazi Party) which was headed by the evolutionary racist Adolf Hitler.
    The points raised in the Nazi platform demand an increase in taxes to support them. Liberalism today demands heavy progressive and graduated income taxes.
    Liberalism today demands a "death tax" on anyone inheriting an estate and Central control of the financial system.
    Central control of the press. Liberals today demand control or suppression of talk radio and Fox News.
    Central control of education, with an emphasis on doing things their way. Liberals today are doing things their way in our schools.
    ANTIFA Democrats want to deny your First Amendment Rights to Free Speech.
    Liberal Democrats are The Nazis repackaged. #VoteThemOut2020

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      Re: Fabulous
      Posted on: 2018-11-26 18:57:30   By: Anonymous
      No, these are global citizens looking out for those less fortunate or in need. As opposed to you and your own selfish concerns.

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        Posted on: 2018-11-26 19:09:51   By: Anonymous

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          Re: HAHAHAHAHA!!!
          Posted on: 2018-11-27 07:14:03   By: Anonymous
          president t=TURD

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            Re: HAHAHAHAHA!!!
            Posted on: 2018-11-27 13:34:31   By: Anonymous

            Nazis took guns away from the people. Stifled their speech. Did not allow free and fair voting. Democrats are modern-day Nazis. #VoteThemOut2020

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          Re: HAHAHAHAHA!!!
          Posted on: 2018-11-27 07:18:50   By: Anonymous

          Here’s a truth about socialism that every voter in America needs to see, right away: Most Americans are far wealthier than the citizens of most socialist nations.
          Socialism has proven itself to be a failed system that produces shared misery for the masses and untold luxury and perks for the ruling class. We’ve seen this time and time again, over and over. The most recent example is Venezuela whose lesson should scare most people. Yet for some reason Democrats want to bring this failed system to our country.
          Source Link:

          #VoteThemOut2020 #RemoveAllDemocrats2020 #MAGA2020

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        Re: Fabulous
        Posted on: 2018-11-26 19:52:55   By: Anonymous
        How come the socialists or global citizens aren't complaining about Hugo Chavez Jr? One of the worlds largest oil reserves and now that the Govt took everything over and stole the assetts from the oil companies they can't get enough crude out of the ground to buy toilet paper.

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        Re: Fabulous
        Posted on: 2018-11-27 10:17:55   By: Anonymous

        Obama Used Tear Gas At Least 80 Times at Border
        Under the Obama Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) law enforcement officials, including Border Patrol agents, utilized tear gas against migrants at or near the border at least 80 times between FY2012 and early FY2017.
        CBP officials reported the use of tear gas and pepper spray to push back “assaultive” caravan migrants attempting to enter the U.S. illegally on Sunday. The agency began using these particular sprays during the Obama administration in 2010.
        Breitbart News confirmed the CBP began using tear gas (2-chlorobenzylidene malononitrile – CS) in 2010, though the available usage data initiates in FY2012.
        “CBP takes Sunday’s employment of use-of-force very seriously. CBP reviews and evaluates all uses of force incidents to ensure compliance with policy,” a CBP spokesman told Breitbart News in response to an inquiry. “Over 1,000 individuals who were part of the so-called caravan attempted to cross illegally into the U.S. by breaching sections of the fence and using vehicle lanes in and near the San Ysidro Port of Entry. This group ignored law enforcement agencies in Mexico and assaulted U.S. Federal Officers and Agents assigned to respond to the situation in San Diego.”
        “As a response to the assaults and to defuse this dangerous situation, trained CBP personnel employed less-lethal devices to stop the actions of assaultive individuals attempting to break into the U.S.,” the spokesman continued. “CBP has been preparing for weeks for events like the one on Sunday. We have seen the use of violence by members of this so-called caravan who have attacked law enforcement personnel in Guatemala, Mexico and now the U.S. CBP will consider using all approved and available resources to protect travelers, caravan members, and our agents and officers.”
        The CBP use of force reports show CS tear gas used 126 times since 2012. Officials utilized pepper spray a total of 540 times during that same period.
        The current CBP Use of Force Policy handbook (dated May 2014) requires all officers and agents to be trained in the use of all weapons utilized in operations, including less than lethal devices, such as these types of sprays. It also requires the officers and agents to be exposed to the sprays as part of the course of instruction.
        During a telephone conference call with news media on Monday, CBP Commissioner Kevin K. McAleenan said, “Yesterday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents and officers in San Diego effectively managed an extremely dangerous situation involving over 1,000 individuals who sought to enter the U.S. unlawfully in large groups. They did so safely and without any reported serious injuries on either side of the border.”
        “As we’ve articulated for several weeks, we have been concerned about the size of the caravan, its primarily single-adult composition, and the aggressive and assaultive behavior at both the Honduras-Guatemala border and the Guatemala-Mexico border,” the commissioner continued. “U.S. government officials have noted the presence of criminals in the group, and the Government of Mexico has arrested over 1,000 caravan members for criminal violations in Mexico.”
        Source Link:

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    Re: Fabulous
    Posted on: 2018-11-27 04:45:08   By: Anonymous

    The Obama Administration had to use Non Lethal Measures on the Southern Border in the exact same manner as the Trump Administration has had to now only when Obama had to do this the Liberal Progressive Socialist Democrats remained silent on the issue.
    So why was it ok for one President to do this yet not another. Same issue facing America just one President was a radical Liberal and the one now a Conservative. More proof Liberal Democrats in Elected Offices and not in Elected offices are true hypocrites. #VoteThemOut2020 #RED2020 #RemoveAllDemocrats2020


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Posted on: 2018-11-26 20:19:31   By: Anonymous
What does USNS stand for?

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    Posted on: 2018-11-26 21:52:47   By: Anonymous

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The marine nurse Brian Matthews
Posted on: 2018-11-26 22:42:39   By: Anonymous
dislocates his jaw, and swallows 5-year-old patient Shirley Madrigal head-first.

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    Re: WOOD EYE
    Posted on: 2018-11-27 13:03:33   By: Anonymous

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