UPDATED 10:22 PM EST -- SEE HIGHLIGHTED UPDATE BELOW -- In a brutally blunt statement about the growing North Korea threat to the United States, Senator Lindsay Graham, appearing on CNN "The Situation Room" with Wolf Blitzer discussing today's ICBM launch by North Korea said "If we have to go to war over this, we will."
It is important to note that Congress (The US House and Senate) is the ONLY branch of the US Government which has the authority to Declare War. When men like him start saying things like this on TV, people had better prepare.
As of 9:09 PM EST today, reports are now coming out from North Korean officials saying to "expect a 7th nuclear test detonation."
Previously, North Korean officials said they were only two steps away from completing their needed testing:
1) a final, long-range ICBM test (which they conducted today)
2) A surface detonation of a nuclear bomb over the Pacific Ocean.
They've taken the first step above. All that's left for them is a surface nuclear detonation. Look for it.
Then look for the immediate commencing of WAR between North Korea and the United States.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is now raising the possibility of "naval interdiction" (read Blockade) of North Korea in response to today's missile launch. Here is the official State Department Announcement:
I earnestly hope my fellow Americans have heeded my long-offered advice to prepare themselves.
Given the ongoing shenanigans with North Korea, WAR PREPS are a smart idea because any attack launched from North Korea will be followed by additional attacks inside the US, by "Sleeper Cells."
These cells will attack our Electrical Grid, our public water supplies, key highway bridges to halt the flow of food and commerce, key railroad bridges, to halt the flow of food and war-fighting supplies, Oil and gas pipelines to shut down our ability to keep warm or to travel or deliver supplies.
They will release chemical and biological weapons to take as many of us down with them as they can.
You and your family absolutely MUST prepare. You MUST have:
An Emergency Food Supply
An Emergency Water Supply
Filter Masks to protect from inhaling radiation particles or Chemical/Biological Weapons
Swimmer masks or waterproof goggles to protect our eyes from Nuclear/Chemical/Biological Weapons
A source of Emergency Electrical power: A generator, or an INVERTER to convert DC car batteries to AC electric, or Solar panels with batteries and an INVERTER.
Spare Fuel: For your car(s), Trucks, Emergency Generator fuel supply etc.
CASH MONEY ON HAND -- Puerto Rico got hit by a hurricane and here we are over a month later, many banks and ATM's are all still closed and offline. Credit cards don't work. Debit Cards don't work. What few stores are open won't accept checks. CASH IS KING. Such will be the case nationwide in the USA if we get hit here by North Korean attacks. No cash? No nothing for you. Have some cash on-hand. Not to pay bills, but to rely upon in an emergency so you can survive.
Emergency HEAT. We are rapidly approaching the onset of Winter. You should have at least ONE source of Emergency heat. Perhaps a Kerosene Heater with spare fuel? SOMETHING is better than nothing. If war hits here . . . and attacks here in the USA are ___ LIKELY ____ you'd better have a way to keep warm if all the electric is out and if gas lines are sabotaged stalling your furnace.
Emergency Communications: Again I refer to Puerto Rico because it is an actual, ONGOING, situation and a prime example of how screwed-up things get when disaster strikes. People on that island can't get cellular or wi-fi, have no phones and no electric; thus cannot communicate with their loved ones. Don't be like them.
Make certain you have spare medicine to live on. Some folks take specific medicines without which they cannot live. For instance, one member of my family had a Thyroid removed due to cancer. That person MUST take a Thyroid replacement drug once a day. Without that medicine, my family member will die by day five of no medicine. Have a month or longer supply of such vital medicines on-hand.
Here's the worst part:
The worst part of this situation is that you cannot tell ANYONE that you have made preparations. The overwhelming majority of people simply will not take _any_ steps to prepare. And when disaster strikes, they will come knocking on YOUR door, begging for help.
Many of you will find yourselves in a situation where people you've known for years, come begging you for food and you'll face a stark choice: Feed THEM, or feed YOURSELF. They had a chance to prep but didn't. They made that choice, they have to live (or die) from it. Only the strong survive. The weak and weak-minded do not.
If you make the mistake of bragging or telling anyone that you're making preparations, they'll stick that in the back of their minds and do nothing, figuring they can come to YOU when the SHTF. ANd if you make yet another mistake of actually giving any of them food, THEY WILL TELL OTHERS! You'll quickly find yourself totally swamped by desperate, hungry people.
HAVE FIREARMS and AMMUNITION You should have a firearm to protect yourself and your family. When the ignorant masses start getting hungry, first they'll _ask_ for food; then they'll come to TAKE IT. You had better be ready to fend-off these predators.
Below are SOURCES via AMAZON for the items I have mentioned above. I am NOT the Seller of any of these items. In the interest of full disclosure, I WILL earn a $1 or $2 Commission if you buy things via my web site, but the price you pay is the same whether you buy it through my site, or directly thru AMAZON. My Commission comes out of the seller profit, so your price is not affected. Whether you buy through my site or somewhere else, just make sure you have these preps!
Time is of the essence. Once hostilities commence, things will get incredibly bad, incredibly fast. There won't be any time to cover your ass once everyone in the country is trying to cover theirs. Store shelves will be emptied in hours. Gas stations will be empty too (just like we all saw last month when Hurricane Irma hit Florida, and "the masses" waited until one day before to even THINK of getting fuel. Thousands of them found empty gas stations. Don't be like them.
If a hostile entity (like North Korea or Terrorists) were to release a Biological Weapon anywhere in the US, certain areas of our country (perhaps entire cities) would IMMEDIATELY be under QUARANTINE. No one in. No one out.
All businesses and transportation would shut down.
In order for _any_ Quarantine to be lifted, authorities must go through at least one 21 day period without any NEW infections. Most times, they actually need TWO 21-day periods. That's 42 days.
Do YOU have enough food at home to last 42 days?
If not, you're screwed. Because there won't be any way to get food delivered (all businesses are closed) and you won't be allowed out to try to BUY anything. So what then?
Anyone who thinks the government will somehow help them is an idiot.
You'd better think long and hard about getting yourself Emergency food, because if North Korea sees it's losing a war with us, they WILL release bio-weapons here in the US, and a lot of us WILL be Quarantined. Will you or your family be among those who starve?
PLEASE SPREAD THIS ARTICLE LINK TO ANYONE YOU CARE ABOUT. THEY SHOULD ALL HAVE AT LEAST A __CHANCE__ TO SURVIVE AND NO OTHER MEDIA OUTLET IS PROVIDING INFORMATION LIKE THIS ON HOW TO PREPARE!
No one can survive a direct impact of a nuclear bomb. But those close to an impact zone CAN survive; and so can those farther away . . . . IF you prepare to deal with the issues created by an attack.
In a nuclear attack, the immediate blast zone is totally lost. Vaporized. Nothing survives. Within 3 miles of the blast zone, windows are instantly shattered by the force of the blast - both the wind and the sound wave.
You can minimize the danger of injury to yourself and your family from shattering glass by installing plastic coating on the INSIDE of your windows. This coating acts to hold-together the shards of glass which would otherwise be JAGGED, RAZOR-LIKE, PROJECTILES cutting the heck out of anything in their path.
The coating makes your home windows more like a car windshield as opposed to the side window in a car: A Windshield may crack, but the glass is held together by plastic. Side windows of a car shatter all over the place.
Here are some sources of Plastic window coatings you can apply to your windows at home, yourself:
Once a nuke detonates, there will be NO FOOD deliveries, probably for weeks, to the affected area. Government won't even be able to bring food in because of all the debris blocking roads, collapsed bridges and overpasses. You need to have Emergency Food Supplies in your possession before this takes place or you will literally starve to death.
Here are some sources of Emergency Food:
ABOUT THE MASKS ABOVE: It is important that you have one WITH YOU or within immediate reach at all times. For instance, having masks at home while you're at work is useless if an attack takes place while you're at work. You need to have one in your desk or locker at work. You should also have one in your car in case an attack takes place while you're traveling. I have one for EACH of my family members both at home and in my family car, so if we're all together on an outing, and something takes place, we all have masks in the car. Your finances will dictate how many masks you get, but these are things to really think about as you prep.</p>
If Biological or Chemical Weapons are released, you want to protect your eyes. With chemicals, eye protection is understood, but with BIOLOGICAL, most people do not realize they can walk through infectious particles, some of those particles get on our eyes and when we BLINK, the infection gets pushed into our tear ducts and we're infected!!!!! So having waterproof goggles is essential for protection.
Once your supply of stored water runs out, you're going to need more water, but NONE may be available via Municipal Water Supplies or stores. At that point, you will have to get water from nearby Lakes, Streams or Rivers, and that absolutely requires FILTERING before being consumed. Here are some Gravity-fed water filters you can resort to when your emergency supplies run out:
Generators - To keep the refrigerator cold a couple hours a day, charge your devices and have a couple lights in the house.
Solar Power- Will keep some small devices charged, and one light on in the house
Inverters- VERY LIMITED CAPABILITY
These turn your car battery in 120 volts AC. Wattage is important, a typical refrigerator takes 1100 watts! Bear that in mind as you shop. . .
These are empty cans to store spare fuel for your Generator, car, truck, etc.
These need fuel to operate; usually Kerosene
These empty containers to store Kerosene fuel are colored blue to distinguish Kerosene from Gasoline.
CB Radio for cars or home
Mobile Antennas (One needed per car)
BASE STATION ANTENNAS - For home or Apt.
GMRS Walkie-Talkies - VERY LIMITED RANGE (Despite Ad Claims; usually less than 1 mile)
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