1.   A Brief Timeline of China’s Modern History 1912-25 After the 1911 collapse of the Qing Dynasty, China declares itself a republic in 1912 with Sun Yat-sen...
      


  2. In a message to China and Pakistan, India shot down a satellite with a missile today. This gives the India the capability to cut...
      


  3. Well, wouldn't be the first president to try to control news flow with a well-timed missile strike in Syria. Yay, oil prices! But any...
      


  4. 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...
      


  5. The Trump administration says it will set up a system allowing Americans to legally access lower-cost prescription drugs from Canada. Health and Human Services...
      


  6. (From Zero Hedge)       OK, now you can say it's about government...  LOL  (with regard to Trump 2020 thread). You just needed an English...
      


  7. Spain’s government said Wednesday it would do whatever it takes to stamp out violence in Catalonia, where clashes between regional independence supporters and police...
      


  8. Saudi Arabia encouraged foreign workers to leave – and the resulting exodus has left the country struggling I remember an older report about Saudis having...
      


  9. 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...
      


  10. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the U.S. might apply pressure on Venezuela by restricting the sale of oil from the South American country. The US market is...
      


  11. When President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un first met in Singapore last year, there was pomp, there was circumstance, but...
      


  12. Brussels is bracing for Boris and Brexit. According to AP, Three decades ago, journalist Boris Johnson wrote stories for London’s Daily Telegraph playing up...
      


  13.   https://worldnewsdailyreport.com/edward-snowden-global-warming-is-an-invention-of-the-cia/?fbclid=IwAR0f3ByJoRln9-zG-rVluBXZBVn02Zg91ChHb5-jv93LvSreMcJxaKrwzCI EDWARD SNOWDEN: “GLOBAL WARMING IS AN INVENTION OF THE CIA” Global Warming AKA Climate Change https://docs.google.com/document/d/1B7YYeQTmESPhjlS_dj4zMTxWOiJhmLjxN1I_1NJcJFY/edit    
      


  14. Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was discharged from a Moscow hospital on Monday and returned to prison under guard after being treated for what...
      


  15. Iraq’s top court will begin hearings in May on the legality of oil exports from Kurdistan, which are at the center of a row...
      


  16. https://consortiumnews.com/2019/08/19/trumps-persian-gulf-car-crash/
      


  17. Just saw a Libyan news report saying Gaddafi's son, Saif al-Islam, is going to run for president ... So even if General Haftar isn't...
      


  18. ... or it may not, given that the frontrunner in the July election has softened a bit. Would be interesting to watch, though, what...
      


  19. Apparently, the US has been fighting the war in Yemen for the Saudis in a very serious way. Pentagon now reveals that US forces...
      


  20. This week's top global oil and gas news intersected with political risks worldwide: 1.) President Donald Trump announced U.S. decission to reimpose sanctions on...
      


  21. The US Senate has approved the most sweeping overhaul of the US tax system in more than three decades. Republicans say the tax cuts for...
      


  22. I've been sort of mapping out Europe's energy policy and options for less dependence on Russia and while most of the countries' situations and stances...
      


  23. A home improvement contractor whose wife previously worked for the Trumps has now landed a job at the Environmental Protection Agency. Steve Kopec, whose...
      


  24. Many times political and geopolitical risks premiums have been overlooked by the investors, CEO's and the different players and actors in the global energy...
      


  25. There are moments in the world history that are symbolic for they are the sign of the profound changes in momentum the global affairs...
      


  26. Let's mix it up. Bored of drones. Short article with percentages.    FULL ARTICLE https://www.zerohedge.com/geopolitical/only-38-americans-believe-humans-mainly-responsible-climate-change          


  27. ''Is the border wall a smart wall?'' During a three-day trip to the West, President Trump moments ago visited the Mexico–U.S. border region near San...
      


  28. https://news.yahoo.com/eu-cut-flow-funds-turkey-153120379.html
      


  29. Transparency Int'l published list of most corrupt countries... 1. North Korea 2. Somalia 3. South Sudan 11. Iraq 23. Zimbabwe 44. Nigeria 46. Iran 46. Russia 98. China 98. India 102. Turkey 113.South Africa 115. Saudi Arabia 117....
      


  30. 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...