Geopolitics

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  1. With Venezuela in the mire I would have thought that the oil price might rise, but it is as steady as a rock, or even...


  2. The UK, France, Germany, Spain and other European countries have officially recognised opposition leader Juan Guaidó as interim president of Venezuela. It comes after President...
      


  3. Saudi Arabian prosecutors will seek the death penalty for five of the 11 suspects detained over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi...
      


  4. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday she wanted Britain and the European Union to divorce on good terms. “I care now that we...
      


  5. ...which everyone expected. The question is if it may be the first domino to fall and drag others after it. Here.
      


  6. How the U.S. Could Lose a Tech Cold War I didn't even know there's such a war going on but that's just me. Interesting stuff.
      


  7. Special Report: Inside the UAE’s secret hacking team of U.S. mercenaries
      


  8. The Republican leader of the U.S. Senate offered legislation on Tuesday urging the United States to keep troops in Syria and Afghanistan, as President...
      


  9. What’s an organization designated as a terrorist group in the U.S. and Europe supposed to do when it comes to raising funds? Think cryptocurrency....
      


  10. Interesting piece for those who said they wanted to learn more about this part of Europe. The neighbour-hating part is true. We're each and everyone...
      


  11. The comments by Brigadier General Hossein Salami, deputy head of the elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, followed an Israeli attack on Iranian targets in...
      


  12. In China, you must report the "truth." Or, you get disappeared! Well, maybe they'll let you leave and never return.  In America, the First Amendment...
      


  13. Amazing turn of events!  Oil for Freedom! The U.S. places sanctions on Venezuela, protecting the oil and other recourses for the people. It appears it is...
      


  14. These days have been tumultuous to say the least. Venezuela now seems to have 2 presidents, Maduro and now the young interim president Juan...
      


  15. Hooray!  US President Donald Trump has said he recognises Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó as interim president. It came minutes after the 35-year-old declared himself as...
      


  16. Turkey expects its allies to help set up a “safe zone” in Syria along the Turkish border within a few months, otherwise it will...
      


  17. Brexit vote: EU president says UK remaining is only option ‘if a deal is impossible, and no one wants no deal’ "The president of the...
      


  18. https://www.breitbart.com/border/2019/01/15/villagers-kidnap-and-beat-soldiers-to-protect-fuel-thieves-in-central-mexico/ It is stories like this that cause me to believe that the Government of Mexico does not really exist. The Cartels run the country. The government...


  19. It is time to back the revolution in Venezuela. We cannot allow communism to take over South America.  https://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/national-international/Venezuelas-Invigorated-Opposition-Take-Streets-in-Key-Test-504744652.html European Union Comments on Venezuela https://twitter.com/EUCouncilPress?ref_src=twsrc^google|twcamp^serp|twgr^author'  On 23 January,...
      


  20. https://www.breitbart.com/europe/2019/01/08/wsj-gun-ownership-rise-europe-terror-attacks-sexual-assault/ So Oppressed European Citizens are finally coming around to the American view of things.   Good.


  21. Senators in the Philippines on Tuesday joined activists and child protection groups in condemning a lower house move to reduce the age of criminal...
      


  22. I must privatize NNPC even if they are going to kill me – Atiku Abubakar The main opposition candidate (according to local media) seems a...
      


  23. IT may be happening. Again. Europe on the verge of a recession
      


  24. German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Friday that Russia could save the missile accord known as the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) if...
      


  25. A crackdown on corruption in Saudi Arabia has severely dented the kingdom’s private jet industry in a sign of the impact the campaign has...
      


  26. America has a great constitution, but not many of its citizens would be aware how flawed it is where powers and oversight align with...
      


  27. I sadly report that the situation in Venezuela continues to collapse into unreal despair and the country sinks ever farther into the abyss.  Two...
      


  28. This could get interesting.  And Twitter strikes again with trying to control information. Twitter hides the video because "This media may contain sensitive material". Twitter... really?  <...


  29. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday Moscow was alarmed by U.S. talk of some kind of possible U.S. military option for Venezuela...
      


  30. According to Reuters Agency, Russia told Japan on Monday that Moscow’s sovereignty over several disputed islands was not up for discussion and that disagreements between...