Friday, March 25, 2011

Binocular Snapshot for 3/25/2011

LastDayWatchers you will see as you "watch" the results of God curse of the Bush/Obama Administrations

1,498 American service members who have died as a part of the Afghan war

"confirmed the deaths of the following Americans this week:

FILPI, Vincent A. III, 41, Petty Officer First Class, Navy; Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; U.S.S. Enterprise.

GIRE, Joshua S., 28, Staff Sgt., Army; Chillicothe, Ohio; 54th Engineer Battalion, 18th Engineer Brigade.

MAHR, Michael C., 26, Pfc., Army; Homosassa, Fla.; 54th Engineer Battalion, 18th Engineer Brigade." 

You will see coming into focus the weakening to the positions of Israel (lost & found)


"Robert Gates on Friday became the first U.S. Defense Secretary to visit the West Bank, meeting Palestinian leaders keenly aware of every little nod to their hopes of achieving statehood, children in Ramallah stared as the long motorcade of U.S. cars wound through the streets of the city north of Jerusalem.

With U.S. diplomacy fully stretched over revolts in the Arab world and the air war with Libya, Gates was looking to revive stalled peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, before another war fills the vacuum they have left for six months.

"This is a time of great challenge throughout the region. But also a time of opportunity, requiring a redoubling of the effort aimed at pursuing the cause of peace, justice and security."

Gates noted that he was "the first American secretary of defense to visit Ramallah," the Palestinians' de facto capital and seat of Palestinian Authority ministries and the presidency of Mahmoud Abbas."

Because God will continues to display his ways

"How did Japanese workers at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant jury-rig fire hoses to cool damaged reactors? Is contaminated water from waste pools overflowing into the Pacific Ocean? Exactly who is the national incident commander?"

The answers to these and many other questions are unclear to U.S. nuclear scientists and policy experts, who say the quality and quantity of information coming out of Japan has left gaping holes in their understanding of the disaster nearly two weeks after it began.

At the same time, they say, the depth of the crisis has clearly been growing, judging by releases of radioactivity that by some measures have reached half the level of those released in the Chernobyl accident of 1986, according to new analysis by European and American scientists.

The public health concern is growing with news that the radiation has spread, leading to advisories on food and water. An Austrian meteorological institute, the Central Institute for Meteorology and Geodynamics, said this week that

Computer models showed the emissions of radioactive cesium from the plant might already amount to 50% of what was released from Chernobyl, and that releases of radioactive iodine could be 20% of the Chernobyl total.

"Confusion seems to be growing," Lyman said.

Edwin Lyman, a physicist with the Union of Concerned Scientists in Washington, said Thursday that his own modeling of the data had confirmed the Austrian analysis, suggesting that Japan might ultimately have to exclude humans from a large area and face a remediation effort more costly than thought.

It remains unclear whether there is an incident commander managing the day-to-day crisis and exactly who holds the authority for the operations at the plant.

Tepco officials have never said whether water poured onto the reactors and the pools of still-radioactive spent fuel are draining directly into the Pacific or flooding the sub-basements of the reactor buildings.

"We don't have an international mechanism to deal with a nuclear crisis," Meshkati said. "We are still in the same place we were all these years after Chernobyl."

On Wednesday, when black smoke was seen rising from one of the Fukushima reactors, U.S. scientists had to speculate about whether it was coming from a motor that caught fire or a reactor that was sending up radioactive particulates. 

The answer was not forthcoming from sources in Japan."

"The contaminated water had 10,000 times the amount of radiation as would be found in water circulating from a normally operating reactor," said Hidehiko Nishiyama, a spokesman for Japan's nuclear safety agency"

Nishiyama said it was unlikely that the reactor had cracked, but conceded that the unusually high levels of radiation appeared to have originated from its core."

"The source of the radiation seems to be the reactor core," said Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency official Hidehiko Nishiyama. It is "more likely" that the radiation was from the core than from the spent fuel pool, he said"

The two hospitalized workers received a dose of 170 to 180 millisieverts of radiation, officials said. The average American, by comparison, is exposed to 6.2 millisieverts of radiation a year from natural sources, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency."

"The reactor, the No. 3 unit, is the only one to use plutonium in its fuel mix which is more toxic than the uranium used in the other reactors"

The plant's operator, Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO), and the state nuclear safety agency said late on Friday similarly contaminated water had been found at the turbine building of the No. 1 reactor."

"Japan's National Police Agency said on Friday that more than 10,000 people have been confirmed dead, while about 17,440 others are still missing"

Fears are growing as more signs of radioactive contamination have been found in vegetables, fish, milk and water supplies. Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Canada and Russia have banned some foods imported from Japan."

The quake is now considered Japan's deadliest natural disaster since the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake that claimed the lives of more than 142,000 people."

As more of the birth pains of the contractions echo the point

March 25 that at least 120 people were killed by the magnitude-6.8 earthquake that hit the day before, rattling high-rises in Bangkok

sending people streaming into the streets of Hanoi. Details of the disaster were slowly seeping out from Shan state in northeastern Burma, a relatively remote region near the border with Laos and Thailand in the heart of the area known as the Golden Triangle"

"Officials say there are fears that the death toll could further increase as remote areas remain cut off"

An area close to Myanmar's borders with Thailand and Laos is believed to be the epicenter of the strong quake, so far, six large aftershocks have been registered following the initial quake late on Thursday.

Dozens of people have been wounded and more than 200 buildings have collapsed."

Just as the May 15th Prophecy have proclaimed with 100% accuracy according to God's Word written at LastDayWatchers


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