1. This from one of my favourite journalists covering "sensitive" countries such as China and Russia. Last for today, I promise!
      


  2. Some economic experts who specialize in China think that their economy is failing. Their leadership has been tightening restrictions on communications and behaviors. Some...
      


  3. US sanctions accelerate Iran’s blockchain drive I'm the last person to claim they understand anything about blockchain and cryptocurrencies but this sounds like a serious...
      


  4. The former president is the latest to get swept into the Car Wash investigations. I'm beginning to wonder if anyone will be left standing...
      


  5. https://www.breitbart.com/politics/2019/10/12/virgil-weve-seen-this-movie-before-how-communist-china-is-following-nazi-germanys-playbook-against-america/   Virgil: We’ve Seen This Movie Before–How Communist China Is Following Nazi Germany’s Playbook Against America I contend that China is just as fascist as Germany....
      


  6. One day they're Beijing's darling, ready to buy into Rosneft, now the CEO is missing, the company is in ruins and the Rosneft deal...
      


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


  8. Interesting article on conspiracy theories, I thought. I'm sure some of you will appreciate some of the references.
      


  9. You heard it here first, folks: the USA and Canada have - finally - made their new trade deal, signed two hours before that...
      


  10. With the current interesting issue going on regarding Sarawak region asserting its position in Malaysia and requesting more oil revenues, also considering the past...
      


  11. An interesting development happening in restive province of Ahvaz, known for its opposition against iranian government, when a gunmen attacked an IRGC military parade...
      


  12. The US ambassador to Yemen has accused the Iranian backed Houthis of failing to uphold what was agreed to in talks held in Sweden...
      


  13. China and the Philippines are close to striking a historic agreement that would help China advance its territorial claims in the South China Sea....
      


  14. Literally, no less. I'm having a field day with European political news today.
      


  15. Not looking good. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45084144
      


  16. I have mixed feelings about this article, but there are some good points made. Do High Oil Prices Mean More International Conflict? Jeff Colgan of Brown...
      


  17. South Korea has displayed the first full-size mock-up of the KF-X fighter jet it is developing with Indonesia, after officials said the program passed...
      


  18. More fun in Libya: Two militias battling it out in the capital, at a main airport today--20 people reported killed. And the kicker: Both...
      


  19. It would be interesting to debate the demerits of the great hoax of our day, Climate Alarmism.  CO2 can only raise global temperatures by...
      


  20. Set a thief to catch a thief, after all, right? Interesting to watch how this develops. Only Criminals Can Clean Up Argentina’s Corruption
      


  21. Nigeria's incumbent president has won a second term. Good news for the industry because the runner-up had some eccentric ideas about the oil industry that...
      


  22. A company run by former Israeli spies reportedly tried to influence a local US election — and courted Trump's campaign For the life of me...
      


  23. "Mexico’s leftist presidential front-runner, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, may allow more oil and gas fields to be auctioned off if elected on July 1,...
      


  24. I have always said that things and issues in Sudan and also in South Sudan are far from being over, either between both states...
      


  25. Should we be concerned about the effect of an EMP attack on America? Why or why not? I think we should very concerned about...
      


  26. Looks like the opposition is leading in the polls for now but it's just the start of the campaign. How much weight do their...
      


  27. Venezuela will assume from January 2019 the presidency of OPEC as a mere symbolic consolation prize ( of course its known that it corresponds...
      


  28. North Korea on Wednesday threw into question an unprecedented summit between its leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump scheduled for next...
      


  29. "Argentine authorities are looking into possible criminal charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia as he prepares to attend an international...
      


  30. The Kremlin said on Friday that it was Turkey’s responsibility to stop militants in Syria’s Idlib province from firing on civilian and Russian targets....