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Shock and horror at killings, but not when victims are Palestinians

I admit it….I usually watch the news on BBC….why?  They for the most part are much better than the news in the US.  I have found their Achilles Heel…..Israel. 74 more words

International Situations

Why the Ukraine crisis is getting even more dangerous

It is safe to say that I have been an alarmist about the conflict between Russia and the West over Ukraine’s external orientation (my wife tells me I should call this the “Doom and Gloom” blog).  1,636 more words

Ukraine Crisis

ISIS Coalition SITREP #41

Good day, my friends……this will be the last briefing of the week…..will resume Monday and it will be a short week because of Thanksgiving……

Item 1–Pres. 726 more words

International Situations

Fueling the New Cold War

Dr John C Hulsman a senior columnist at City A.M and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations has written an interesting analysis of the falling oil prices on the world market and the fact that this has not deterred the Saudis from pumping out oil. 779 more words

Geopolitics

Economic Plunder. The Comprehensive Economic And Trade Agreement (CETA), The Transatlantic Trade And Investment Partnership (TTIP): Don’t Let Them Get Away With It

By Colin Todhunter

Global Research, November 20, 2014

As part of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), there are plans to enshrine massive powers for corporations that will allow them to challenge regulations both at home and abroad if they affect profits. 159 more words

Winter Skies, Frozen Seas and Northern Shores: NORDEFCO (Epilogue 1b)

The Viking Saga: NORDEFCO – Warriors of the North (Epilogue II).

What NORDEFCO means for its Member States

NORDEFCO is of great importance for the participant nations, especially in the sense of contributions that a mutual defence cooperation provides in the light of the increasing geopolitical importance of the Arctic and the Baltics-Scandinavia regions as well as the Russian assertiveness. 1,561 more words

Analysis

ISIS Coalition SITREP #40

Good day and welcome to today’s briefing…..

Airstrikes are being productive but not in positive way……

Item 1–we can expect at least a 2 year war with ISIS……. 680 more words

International Situations