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Predictable bastards

As we all know by now Russia’s Vladimir Putin just decided not to retaliate for Barack Obama’s expulsion of 35 Russian “diplomats” yesterday.

I could have told you that (tweeted about an hour prior to Putin’s announcement): 67 more words


Diplomacy at its most infantile

As someone who’s been trying to draw his readers’ attention to the fact that the cold war has been raging for years (or in fact never really ended), this blogger isn’t the least bit suprised by the latest development in Russo-American relations, except one would perhaps not expect the kind of childishness currently unfolding. 79 more words


Donald Trump’s phone call to Taiwan’s president Tsai Ing-wen.

Slightly comparable to Norway’s peace prize to Liu Xiaobo.