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        "Son of man, I have made you a watchmen for the house of Israel; so here the word I speak and give them warning from me. When I say to a wicked man, you will surely die, and you do not warn him or speak out to dissuade him from his evil ways in order to save his life, that wicked man will die for his sins, and I will hold you accountable for his blood. But if you do warn the wicked man and he does not turn from the wickedness or from his evil ways, he will die for his sin; but you will have saved yourself." Ezekiel 3:17-19.
        The News articles that are placed in our Newsletter are to inform the reader of certain events that are directly related to Bible Prophecy. Jesus gave us many signs as well as the Prophets of old that point to the culmination of the end of the age. It is the reader’s responsibility to know the times and seasons of the return of Christ. It is the Watchmen's responsibility to sound the warning. This I will do, Bro. Ken. Prophecy - Joel 3:1-3; Please read!


PA ISSUES ANOTHER THREAT OVER ISRAEL’S SECURITY PROCEDURES
(Andra Brack, IsraelWire:  Feb 27)

        The PA has ‘warned’ that a continuation of the Israeli policy by which suspicious persons are detained and questioned by security agents stationed at crossings between the PA and Israel would lead to the "spilling of blood." PA officials have called the practice unacceptable. Israel security establishment officials have indicated that the current security policy would continue, despite objections by the PA.

IRAN HAS TRANSFERRED LONG-RANGE ROCKETS TO LEBANON
(Kelly Pagatpatan, Middle East Newsline:  Feb 27)

        Government sources confirmed a report that Iran has delivered two types of long-range rockets into Lebanon. The first has a range of 43 km, and the second has a range of 70 km, which could strike Haifa, Israel’s third largest city. Both rockets can be launched from vehicles and can be easily concealed. The sources said the rockets are being kept with Iranian forces in Lebanon for use in any future conflict with Israel.

IRAQ SAYS U.S. HAS NO RIGHT TO PRESSURE OIL COUNTRIES
(Kelly Pagatpatan, AP:  Feb 27)

        Oil Minister Amer Mohammed Rashid urged his partners in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries not to yield to American pressure to raise output in order to bring down the price of crude oil, which has been surging near $30 a barrel.

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