Monday, November 30, 2020

Tillerson present as Exxon signed major deal with Saudi Arabia during Trump visit

“The President's Saudi trip was a bizarre Art of the Deal-esque foreign policy disaster."

US media keep saying Iran is ‘in violation’ of a nuclear agreement the US...

A poorly informed US reader of or listener to such slanted coverage could be forgiven for assuming that Iran was aggressively in breach of an agreement.

Is President Trump headed for a war with China?

All options are “on the table.”

One Man’s War

Bringing Iraq to America

Decapitating heads of state is a risky business

If Donald Trump actually gave a damn about “beautiful little babies,” he would not be contemplating an aerial assault on North Korea.

Did Drought and Climate Change Cause Middle Eastern States to Collapse in 2014?

The collapse of the Middle Eastern states is pointing to climate change as one culprit. The already bad climate problems in the Middle East will only get worse over the next 50 years.

How we got here

The misuse of American military power and the Middle East in chaos.

Iraq combat veteran: Pardon of war criminals sends disturbing message to US military, world

”I led a platoon in Iraq. Trump is wrong to pardon war criminals.”

In a Massive Intelligence Error, the U.S. Kills 80 Syrian Troops, Helping Islamic State...

The problem with a mistake of this Himalayan proportions is that it will be extremely difficult in the aftermath to convince Syria that the US did not intentionally aid Daesh.