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Seven Iranian Ships on Fire, July 2020

Posted in #PaulthePoke, Persia/Elam/Iran, Trend Update with tags , , , on July 15, 2020 by paulthepoke

July 15, 2020: Seven ships have caught fire in the port city of Bushehr, Iran. Local authorities state there have been no casualties.

And stuff continues to explode and burn in Iran…

Here is a recent time line of events in Iran courtesy of the BBC.

  • 26 June: Blast at a liquid fuel production facility for ballistic missiles in Khojir, close to Parchin, near Tehran; fire at power plant in Shiraz, causing a blackout
  • 30 June: Explosion at a medical clinic in Tehran, 19 people killed
  • 2 July: Blast and fire at Natanz nuclear site
  • 3 July: Large fire in Shiraz
  • 4 July: Explosion and fire in power plant in Ahwaz; chlorine gas leak at Karoun petrochemical plant in Mahshahr
  • 9 July: Gas tanks in western Tehran explode
  • 11 July: Gas cylinders explode inside the basement of an apartment building in Tehran
  • 12 July: A fire breaks out at a petrochemical facility in the southwestern Mahshahr area which was blamed on an oil leak
  • 13 July: A fire occurs at an industrial zone near Mashhad. Six gas storage tanks catch fire and one explodes.
photo: News Colony

Ezekiel 38:5 Persia, Ethiopia and Put with them, all of them with shield and helmet…

The country was known as Persia until the name change in the 20th century. This is modern day Iran…

Australian Wild Fires, January 2020

Posted in #PaulthePoke, Trend Update with tags , , , , on January 7, 2020 by paulthepoke

2 Peter 1:2 May grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord.

January 2020: The pictures and the stories coming out of Australia are staggering and mind blowing. Here are some of the latest headlines coming from the land down under.

Fox News is reporting over 200 individuals have been charged with fire related crimes. At least 24 have been charged with arson.

  • Over 12 million acres have been burned.
  • Over 1 billion animals are estimated to be dead.
  • Temperatures are near 120 degrees in areas of Australia.
  • Winds are gusting from 50-80 miles per hour.
  • Flames are up to 200 feet in height.
  • Fires are creating weather with lightning and fire tornadoes.
  • Over 130 fires continue to burn.
Australian Meteorology

Australia is in need of support. Pray for rain.

Paul the Poke

Habakkuk 1:5 Look among the nations, and see; wonder and be astounded. For I am doing a work in your days that you would not believe if told. -LORD God

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