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02/07/18 - 1301hrs Daily report, California State Militia

* Washington, DC: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has launched a filibuster to oppose a long-term federal budget deal. Pelosi stated that she was opposing the measure unless the chamber’s GOP members promised a vote protecting “Dreamers” and the DACA policy. This is in the wake of Republican and Democratic Senate leaders announcing a budget agreement. Congress has until February 8th to pass a spending bill. The deal would fund the government through March of 2023. * Washington, DC: The Memo continues to build steam with further information coming out. President Trump is also reviewing the Democratic Memo rebuttal… -Warnings/ Advisories (NOAA) * Red Flag Warning: Santa Clarita Valley; Ventura County Coastal Valleys; Ventura County Interior Valleys, Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley; Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area, Los Angeles County Mountains, Angeles National Forest; Ventura County Mountains, Los Padres National Forest -Weather (South Bay/ San Jose) * Sunrise - 0706hrs. Sunset - 1739hrs. * Sunny * Highs hitting 76 - lows toward 50 * Moderate Allergy Alert from Trees. No allergy alert from grass, no allergy alert for weeds * Mostly sunny through the week. Temperatures will fluctuate from low 70s to mid 70s by Thursday with mostly sunny days. No rain in the forecast. Saturday looks like it will cool down to upper 60s for a couple of days into next week. - Ring of Fire * 2.6 NE of Aguanga, CA. 5.4, 5.0, 5.7 and a lot of smaller aftershocks ENE of Hualian, Taiwan. 5.3 E of Ndoi Island, Fiji. 5.1 WNW of Coquimbo, Chile. - Civil Unrest/ Terrorism * Damascus, Syria: -UPDATE- Russian and Government airstrikes and artillery continue pounding opposition-held suburbs outside of Damascus, reports of 38 dead civilians on Tuesday was raised to 60. 10-23 more are believed to have been killed today. France’s foreign minister said Wednesday that Assad’s government forces are likely using chlorine gas in the latest attacks on rebel-held areas. A U.N. mandated investigator said his team was investigating two instances that weaponized chlorine bombs are alleged to recently have been used. In Northern Syria, Afrin region, Syrian Kurdish fighters, and Syrian State media reported that Turkish forces shelled a primary school and water plant. Turkish forces denied it. – END UPDATE- [Tuesday] Turkish President Erdogan is calling on the U.S. to withdraw troops from the Syrian town of Manbij so that the Turkish military and militia groups can continue an operation against militant Kurds which are backed by the U.S. The Russians, with the help of Turkey, have repatriated the body of the pilot that was shot down yesterday and died after parachuting to the ground when he blew himself up with a grenade while being attacked by al Qaida forces. [Monday] Rebels in the eastern Ghouta suburbs were firing rockets and mortars into the Syrian capital. The rebels are under siege by Government forces that have been pounding the suburbs with airstrikes. In northwest Syria in the province of Idlib rebel fighters shot down a Russian plane. The pilot ejected and landed safely but then was apparently killed as he resisted capture by an al-Qaida-linked group. In the Afrin area where the Turkish offensive against the Kurdish YPG continues, a Turk soldier was killed by artillery. - CA Firearms Laws: * Same tyranny as yesterday …It’s going to get worse… Thought of the day: Be educated, be informed. There is a lot of info about this “memo”. Research it, know the players. Demand to see the Democratic memo as well. All of this must be opened and dealt with or we accomplish nothing. Keep your head on a swivel and stay safe -DeltaWhiskey