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Are We Paying Attention?

While politicians are preparing for the next election and shepherding their pet projects through Congress, the situation surrounding the Ukraine continues to heat up.

Whereas economic sanctions have had their effects, Putin is keeping his eye on the ball and the end-game windfall in the Ukraine situation. 266 more words

Political Rants

Syria Announces New Elections; Presidential Candidates

The Syrian Arab Republic will hold presidential election on June 3, 2014, announced Syria’s parliament speaker on Monday. Current Syrian President, Bashar al-Assad, is expected to contest in this year’s round of elections despite Syria’s civil war entering its fourth year. 211 more words

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Afghanistan take 2

Oh yeah, this is definitely going to end well! No repeat of Afghanistan whatsoever, what with the overthrow of the dictator followed by the massive civil war between different factions and then the rise of an even bloodier dictator. 123 more words

Just a Question

Reading the article about the rebel town of Rankos which fell to government forces through a truce after weeks of fighting. Heres the Link. 60 more words

Syria

Million Syria refugees registered in Lebanon - UN

The number of refugees who have fled Syria and registered in Lebanon has surpassed the “devastating milestone” of one million, the UN says.
Lebanon now has “the highest per capita concentration of refugees worldwide”, said the head of the UN refugee agency.
“For…

Notes on 3-11-14

I had a vision that the Pope Francis stood with a staff in his hand, the Pope glowed white and the emblem of the staff had white fire all around it, president Al Assad of Syria was standing by him, Al Assad shrank and became sickly (diminished). 130 more words

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