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Obama’s efforts to sign a nuclear deal with Iran have rattled the US’s historical allies in the region. It was expected that Israel would loudly object to any nuclear deal with Iran but the reactions of the Gulf States, with Saudi Arabia at their head, are now bordering between fear and hysteria. 700 more words
Do you know how long we in the US have been warned about Iran and their search for a nuke? Decades! That is correct we have been told that Iran is only moments away from having a nuke, mostly by Israel and most of it was LIES! 98 more words
BORN TODAY: in Bergen – Olaf Sunde, Norwegian resistance fighter, lawyer and workers’ rights activist.
The politics of the arms race: The Times of London reports on the “shell crisis” facing British forces on the Western Front, thereby implicitly criticising the government for the supply chain failures: 54 more words
People talk about pride as a good thing.
“You should be proud of yourself” really means “You did what I wanted you to do”
“Where’s your pride!” really means “You’re not doing what I want you to do.” 331 more words
Peter Beaumont - "The $18bn arms race helping to fuel Middle East conflict" | World news | The Guardian
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“Omar Ashour, an expert on Middle East security issues at Exeter University, adds another caution, this time over the intentions of the new Saudi-led Arab coalition, warning that its interventions are unlikely to contribute to stability.