European Commission VP: Voters must decide on "United States of Europe" (Second Coming Watch Update #457)

European Commission VP: Voters must decide on

1. According to The Telegraph, the vice president of the European Commission says that voters must decide for or against a United States of Europe during EU elections this spring. Viviane Reding, who is also the longest serving Brussels commissioner, has stated that a campaign for the European Union to become a "United States of Europe" will be the "best weapon against the Eurosceptics."

2. According to CNN, from around Aleppo in western Syria to small areas of Falluja in central Iraq, al Qaeda now controls territory that stretches more than 400 miles across the heart of the Middle East, according to English and Arab language news accounts as well as accounts on jihadist websites. Indeed, al Qaeda appears to control more territory in the Arab world than it has done at any time in its history.

3. According to International Christian Concern, at least 30 Christians, including women, children and the elderly, were brutally murdered in an attack on a Christian village in central Nigeria.

4. According to the Daily Mail, a new report from the centers of Disease Control and Prevention has revealed that gonorrhea and syphilis are on the rise in the United States.

5. According to Haaretz, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has told cabinet ministers and other Israeli officials that he would not accept any reference to Jerusalem in the framework agreement being drafted by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

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