Geopolitics

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  1. Is Saudi Arabia in cash difficulties?  Could be.  The Kingdom has a huge contract for what is known in military-speak as "light armored vehicles,"...
      


  2.   According to agencies, Libya is on the brink of a new war. Deaths and displacements mounted in splintered Libya on Monday as eastern forces...
      


  3. Trump Opposition Finds Best Reason Yet To Impeach: His Failure to Design Successful Passenger Cars       The biggest automotive and business news yesterday was the announcement...


  4. There is no doubt: everything that happens in the Gulf doesn't t smell good. The escalation between U.S. and Iran has got a new...
      


  5. Since end of last week Libya has been a little bit of a headache for oil markets as 2 of its ports have been...
      


  6. After shaking hands, Trump and Kim will meet one-on-one with only translators in the room before expanding the meeting to Secretary of State Mike...
      


  7. Vladimir V. Putin took the oath of office for a fourth term as Russia’s president, in a ceremony staged in a gilded Kremlin hall...
      


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


  9. The EPA is currently considering whether it plans to implement changes to the current federal fuel standards. It has said it will determine whether...
      


  10. The European Union on Monday said it had extended sanctions against Russia, imposed over the annexation of Crimea and supporting rebels in eastern Ukraine,...
      


  11. The websites of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun and New York Daily News became unavailable to readers in most European countries...
      


  12. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday the country had to develop its military forces to prevent other states taking over its territory and...
      


  13. Memos written by the former F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, that were released on Thursday revealed several new details about his relationship with President...
      


  14. Iran--or at least the spokesman of its nuclear energy agency--is apparently ready to respond in-kind if Trump decides to reimpose US sanctions on Tehran by...
      


  15. An Iranian woman who removed her obligatory Islamic headscarf out of protest in December says she has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.Shapark...
      


  16. According to Reuters Agency, The World Court  told Britain to give up control over the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean, and said it...
      


  17. The proposed U.S. Space Force, a new military service backed by President Donald Trump, could have an initial budget of less than $5 billion,...
      


  18. The South China Sea does not belong to any one nation and the United States will continue to sail and fly wherever international law...
      


  19. https://www.breitbart.com/europe/2019/04/19/european-parliaments-own-prediction-sees-populist-surge-in-may-elections/ Populist, anti-mass migration, and Eurosceptic political parties have been predicted to make advances in the next European Parliament, according to an analysis of polling...
      


  20. My first interview in russian on Iran nuclear deal. I dont know if we have russian speakers or russian native in the forum and...


  21. For those of you not paying attention to the latest from the authoritarians running Saudi Arabia, herewith the tale: It turns out that Mohammad bin-Salman,...
      


  22. These 50 guys aren't laughing today. They lost $12bn fo just one day.  According to the Forbes magazine’s real-time ranking, metals tycoon Vladimir Potanin was...
      


  23. 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...
      


  24. The Interior Department is replacing an Obama-era regulation aimed at restricting harmful methane emissions from oil and gas production on federal lands. A rule being...
      


  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. According to AP agency, Maduro loyalists stripped Venezuela’s Juan Guaidó of immunity Tuesday, paving the way for the opposition leader’s prosecution and potential arrest for...
      


  27. President Nicolás Maduro won a second term as president of Venezuela, a country in the midst of a historic economic collapse marked by soaring...
      


  28. India signed a $5 billion deal to buy five Russian S-400 air defense systems on Friday despite a looming threat of U.S. sanctions on...
      


  29. SO, Riyadh will start issuing tourist visas soon and has lots of plans for turning islands into resorts. Would you go?
      


  30. California's attorney general is suing the Trump administration for rolling back a fracking rule that he says is designed to protect public health and...