Geopolitics

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  1. Perhaps nowhere in today’s South Africa is the country’s inequality on more dramatic display than in the neighboring Johannesburg suburbs of Sandton and Alexandra....
      


  2. The irony of the Mueller investigation that was demanded by Democrats because they thought it would show Trump colluded with Russia to win the...
      


  3. A banner emblazoned with the words “Honor to Mussolini,” unfurled just steps from the Milan piazza where the fascist dictator’s body was hung upside...
      


  4. To quote one of my all-time favourite movie lines, "AND THEN?" Serious question, how is this going to help anything? Another serious question, when did...
      


  5. A complete and serious analysis of India today: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi described his first term as “filling in potholes” — shorthand for addressing...
      


  6. In short, a new message, the same distance. But this time, KJU sent a message that means just one: end of the nuclear talks....
      


  7. https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-china-rareearth-ahome/column-rare-earths-trade-gun-is-loaded-will-china-pull-the-trigger-idUKKCN1ST1M2 The importance of raw materials.
      


  8. $4 trillion climate plan that aims to tax carbon, return funds to American people   Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney became the latest 2020 candidate to...
      


  9. Now we are being told that the USA and Iran misread each other which lead to where we find ourselves today. The US sends...
      


  10. The waterway separates Iran and Oman, linking the Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea. The Strait is 21 miles (33 km)...
      


  11. The Kremlin on Wednesday condemned as unacceptable an alleged U.S. ultimatum to Turkey designed to force it to cancel a deal to buy Russian...
      


  12. Teresa Drzewiecka grew up during World War Two, when German and Soviet troops battled for control of her town of Swidnik in eastern Poland....
      


  13. I've been seeing headlines about deteriorating security in Iraq. What's going on there? Weren't things beginning to calm down?
      


  14. Ordered by the White House to the Persian Gulf, the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier has become a 100,000-ton barometer of the tensions between...
      


  15. Is it just knock on or natural domino effect that the US Trade War with China is conveniently causing serious economic problems with Cuba and...
      


  16. As the Trudeau Liberals continue to politically stumble, the Western Provinces seem to have had quite enough.  But it gets even worse for Justin...
      


  17. Quoting the Wall Street Journal below, which makes this win against climate change political scaremongering even more delicious: Australia’s Conservatives Win Surprise Election Victory SYDNEY—Australia’s conservative government...


  18. 1 minute video, absolutely brilliant summary.  Canada, take note, for your upcoming federal elections in October. I cannot embed the video, here is a link: "This was...


  19. Trump and AOC can actually help each other. Trump wants a trade deal with China that is a level playing field for the US...
      


  20. I hear sabre-rattling from Ankara. Anyone willing to make a guess where this piece of drama is heading?
      


  21. If you were to compare the situation with Iran and the USA to a fire triangle then you would undoubtedly be calling the fire...
      


  22. President Donald Trump made a personal phone call to Conrad Black, whom I think is now in Toronto  (and has avoided coming into the...
      


  23. How many so far? Everyone but Hillary? https://edition.cnn.com/2019/05/15/politics/bill-de-blasio-2020-presidential-announcement/index.html
      


  24. Trudeau's Rival Pledges Energy Independence by 2030 by  Bloomberg   (Bloomberg) -- Canada’s opposition Conservatives, leading in the polls ahead of October elections, will seek to make...
      


  25. King Albert II, who abdicated from the Belgian throne six years ago, is to be fined €5,000 ($5,600) for every day that he refuses...
      


  26. Talks are underway in Norway between Venezuela’s government and “democratic” opponents in a possible search for a mediated solution following a failed uprising against...


  27. U.S. Resists Guaido's Request to Shield Venezuela From Creditors If this guy seriously expected the U.S. -- or anyone else, for that matter -- to...
      


  28. U.S. Senate drafting bill to sanction Nord Stream 2. Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) are drafting a bill that would target Nord Stream 2...
      


  29. Does anyone else feel that these attacks were are seeing on Saudi boats and infrastructure is really Saudi Arabia attacking its own infrastructure so...


  30. < *sigh* > Don't mind me, I'll just be over here quietly banging my head against a brick wall. Referenced document is attached below. US Special Forces...