1. The presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey have begun a summit on Syria as a bloody offensive on Idlib province looms, despite warnings from...
      


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


  3. Pope Francis is fed up with deniers, so much so he is on the verge of declaring a new sin.  The Pope proposes Adding ‘Ecological Sin’ to Church Teachings. Pope Francis,...
      


  4. Hmmmm, nobody seemed to have mentioned that Saudi Vision 2030 involved actual work ....  this culture shock could be interesting to watch from afar. Saudis forced...
      


  5. An Iranian who chairs a Maltese bank has been arrested on U.S. charges that he participated in a scheme to evade U.S. sanctions and...
      


  6. How do you know that a bromance is over? Quite possibly, when one side starts talking about sausage factories when referring to their recent...
      


  7. 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,...
      


  8. Researchers say so but at the same time warn drastic changes are still needed to meet warming goals.Climate change might not be as extreme...
      


  9. NEW YORK (Reuters)  -  A federal judge on Monday said eight years of U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax returns must be provided to Manhattan...
      


  10. As Trump slumps down Forbes annual list of billionaires, Bezos rises to the top. Trump’s net worth fell by $400 million last year, causing...
      


  11. Big Congrats to POTUS and Kim, today history was made by DT something no other US President had the humility to do. Like him...
      


  12. Lebanon marked 75 years of independence with a military parade Thursday in Beirut, but many anxious Lebanese feel they have little to celebrate: the...
      


  13. 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...
      


  14. Those of us who watch geopolitics might be surprised to hear that a new Pew Research Center poll shows that Turkish leader Erdogan is the...
      


  15. < *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...


  16. 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...
      


  17. A Russian general and about 100 soldiers and gear are on the ground in Venezuela as part of long-term military accords between the nations,...
      


  18. Commission: U.S. Could Lose Wars With Russia, China  
      


  19. It's a good idea. Too bad it's not going to happen.  


  20. President Donald Trump will meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday as U.S. officials try to assess North Korea’s intentions after Pyongyang threatened...
      


  21. IMO, Trump has to much riding on this "summit" to come out looking bad. And quite frankly so does Putin. The Russians have never...


  22. The Defence Minister of Denmark has dismissed worries about Russia putting spying equipment on Nord Stream 2. That's after Sweden granted all necessary permits....
      


  23. 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...


  24. The capture of an Iranian oil tanker by Britain has set “a dangerous precedent and must end now”, Iran’s foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif...
      


  25. Works council has announced how neo-Nazis are attempting to infiltrate in Daimler, one of the biggest automaker in Germany. In their statement they didn't...
      


  26. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday condemned U.S. sanctions against Russia as counter-productive, but said a summit he had held last month with U.S....
      


  27. 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.
      


  28. Hi all, new to the forum, but enjoy all the political insight as we navigate the world of Trump negotiations and try to figure...
      


  29. I just read an article titled, 'Trump's Trade War Dominates Energy Markets' here on OilPrice. How could this trade war be assigned to Trump?  In the...
      


  30. Strategically it was a very good timing, place and the way the attack on Iranian tanker was conducted. Place: Near Jeddah, the largest city on...