Photo Source: The Armenian Weekly
October 30, 1991
As President George Bush Sr. Opens the Madrid (Spain) Conference to consider “land for peace” in Israel’s Middle East role, the Perfect Storm develops in the North Atlantic which creates the largest waves ever recorded in that region. The storm travels 1000 miles from “east to west” instead of the normal “west to east” pattern and crashes into the New England Coast. During this storm, thirty-five foot waves crash into the Kennebunkport home of President Bush.
August 23, 1992
The Madrid Conference is moved to Washington DC and the peace talks are resumed. The same day Hurricane Andrew produces an estimated $30 billion in damage on the Florida coast. It is the worst natural disaster ever to hit America!
January 16, 1994
President Bill Clinton meets Syria 's President Hafez el-Assad in Geneva. They discuss a peace agreement with Israel that would include Israel giving up the Golan Heights. Within 24 hours a powerful (6.9 on the Richter scale) earthquake rocks Southern California! The Northridge earthquake becomes the second most destructive natural disaster to hit the United States behind Hurricane Andrew.
January 21, 1998
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is coldly received at the White house by Clinton and Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. They even refuse to have lunch with him. Shortly afterwards on that same day, the Monica Lewinsky scandal breaks into the mass media and begins to occupy a major portion of Clinton's time.
September 28, 1998
Secretary of State Albright works on the final details of an agreement in which Israel would give up 13% of Judea and Samaria. Hurricane George, with winds of 110mph gusting up to 175mph, slams into the United States Gulf Coast...then it stalls...
Clinton meets with Arafat and Netanyahu at the White House to finalize this land deal. Later Arafat addresses the United Nations about declaring an independent Palestinian state by May 1999. Hurricane George pounds the Gulf Coast causing $1 billion in damage. At the exact time Arafat departs the country, the storm starts to dissipate.
October 15-22, 1998
Arafat and Natanyahu meet at the Wye River Plantation in Maryland. The five day talks have a focus on Israel giving up 13% of Judea and Samaria. The talks are extended and conclude on October 23rd. On October 17th Southern Texas is hit with incredible rains and flooding and continue until October 22nd and then subside. The floods ravage 25% of Texas and leave over $1 billion in damage. On October 21, Clinton declares this section of Texas a major disaster area.
November 30, 1998
Arafat comes to Washington to raise money for a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as the capital. A total of 42 other nations were represented in Washington. All agreed to give Arafat $3 billion in aid. That same day the Dow Jones average drops 216 points. The next day the European Market had its worst day in history. Hundreds of billions of market capitalization were wiped out in U.S. and Europe.
Clinton lands in the Palestinian-controlled section of Israel to discuss the "land for peace" process. The House of Representatives votes four articles of impeachment against Clinton.
May 3, 1999
This day Yasser Arafat was scheduled to declare a Palestinian state with Jerusalem as its capital. The most powerful super tornado storm system ever to hit the United States swept across Oklahoma and Kansas. Winds are clocked at 316mph, the fastest wind speed ever recorded.
The declaration is postponed to December 1999 at the request of Clinton, whose letter to Arafat encourages him in his "aspirations for his own land".
October 11 1999
Jewish settlers in 15 "West Bank" (Israel) settlements are evicted from the covenant land in Israel. That week the Dow Jones financial averages loses 5.7% in the worst week since October 1989. On October 15 the Dow lost 266 points.
On October 15 a hurricane slams into North Carolina.
Then the morning of October 16, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocks the Southwest in the fifth most powerful earthquake in the 20th century. The earthquake was centred in the California desert and did little damage but was felt in three states.
In response to the American Foreigh Policy pressure exerted by Condoleeza Rice, Jewish families were evicted from their homes in the Gaza communities as part of Ariel Sharon's "Disengagement" plan. As the Jews were being removed from their homes, a weather system was forming in the Atlantic. This storm became Hurricane Katrina, which destroyed New Orleans, Louisiana - and an area the size of Britain, rendering thousands of Americans homeless and leaving thousands dead.
Coincidences? Warnings? or Judgments?
What do you think?
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