September 24, 2017
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President Trump issues new economic sanctions on North Korea

September 21, 2017 Puma ByDesign 0

President Trump with the Prime Minister of Japan and the President of the Republic of Korea See language of Executive Order below: The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release September 21, 2017 Presidential Executive Order on Imposing Additional Sanctions with Respect to North Korea EXECUTIVE ORDER [Read More]

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President Trump’s admirable address to the United Nations

September 19, 2017 Bookworm 0

Trump’s superb speech at the United Nations asserted American sovereignty, defended American security, and straightforwardly attacked America’s enemies. I loath the United Nations. It’s a forum that gives a ridiculous amount of power to tin-pot tyrants, especially of the Muslim variety, and that exists in large part to destroy Israel [Read More]

World

Venezuela: Topic of discussion at the Palace

September 19, 2017 FaustaW 0

Pres. Trump talked about Venezuela during a dinner he hosted last night at the Palace Hotel, Trump calls for democracy to be restored in Venezuela ‘very, very soon’ but avoids talk of a ‘military option’ – President Donald Trump met with a group of Latin American leaders Monday – He said [Read More]

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Mexico: Following earthquake and hurricane, the Dems attack Trump

September 14, 2017 FaustaW 0

While we in Florida and the Caribbean were getting pounded by Hurricane Irma two weeks after Hurricane Harvey hit Texas, Mexico was hit by a 8.1-magnitude earthquake and Hurricane Katia, Mexico Intensifies Recovery Efforts After Earthquake and Hurricane. At least 90 were killed in the 8.1-magitude quake late Thursday and two [Read More]

Culture

Europe’s Death Wish Has Been ‘Negotiated’

September 10, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

Led By Germany’s Angela Merkel, Western Europe’s death wish is now almost a certainty. The leaders of France, Germany, Italy and Spain jointly presented the news, together with EU Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini after representatives of these countries met in Paris to discuss integration, migration and similar topics within the [Read More]

Israel

Israeli nuclear opacity and oversight: yes or no?

September 3, 2017 Snoopy 0

“We never had, don’t have and will never have nuclear weapons. This doesn’t mean that if someone decided to use such weapons against us, we wouldn’t use them first.” Reportedly by Moshe Dayan*. The above is an elegant (in an uncouth military way) prelude to the subject raised twice in [Read More]

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US LNG Shipments To Ukraine – Peace Through Fracking

September 1, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

Agnia Grigas of the Atlantic Council celebrated a shipment from the United States of liquefied natural gas to Ukraine. This was the first of many shipments as the United States opens another foreign market. Consider the deal another of the economic sanctions on Russia. The Trump administration is challenging Russia’s [Read More]

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Colombia: FARC’s listed assets fall short

August 29, 2017 FaustaW 0

The declared inventory included broomsticks, orange squeezers, mugs, talcum powder, dentistry equipment and industrial tools, but The FARC’s Riches: List of Assets Fails to Reveal Guerrillas’ Total Wealth. InSight Crime reports, that, for instance, Much of the real estate listed by the FARC, which amounts to around half of all its [Read More]

Iran

Putin and Netanyahu or journeys of a bibliophile

August 27, 2017 Snoopy 1

Netanyahu’s trip to Sochi to meet Putin and to persuade him that Iranian corridor to Mediterranean is not a good idea, doesn’t seem to be a great success story. The Russian version of that same article in Pravda is titled: “Netanyahu’s Fiasco in Sochi…“. For the English version the Pravda’s [Read More]

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An Important Development In The Mideast Peace Process

August 25, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

President Trump and Jared Kushner have actually made some progress towards achieving a Mideast peace agreement between Israel and the PLO. The progress mainly consists of shifting the entire context around. I still ultimately doubt it will be successful as long as The PLO/Fatah and Hamas are involved, but just [Read More]

World

Get assigned to Cuba, go deaf

August 25, 2017 FaustaW 0

Babalu has been reporting on the bizarre acoustic attacks on American and Canadian diplomats. Today’s WSJ has this, At Least 16 Americans Reported Health Problems at U.S. Embassy in Cuba. Some attributed hearing loss to sonic waves from covert listening devices, but mystery remains At least 16 Americans working at the [Read More]

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President Trump’s Strategy In Afghanistan

August 22, 2017 JoshuaPundit 2

President Trump addressed the nation last night to outline his strategy in Afghanistan. Of course he didn’t go into details,being smarter than his twp predecessors. There were no deadlines or grandiose claims, merely that America would start winning this war and that our eventual withdrawal would be based on conditions [Read More]

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Venezuela: Ortega flees following constituent assembly power grab

August 21, 2017 FaustaW 0

Former attorney general Luisa Ortega fled with her husband, congressman Germán Ferrer, to neighboring Colombia via Aruba on Friday: Venezuela’s Former Attorney General Flees to Colombia. Her flight comes after the constituent assembly, an entity created by Nicolás Maduro, seized legislative powers from Congress Ms. Ortega was fired earlier this month by [Read More]

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A nearly-nuclear North Korea: Your opinions and ideas, please?

August 8, 2017 Bookworm 5

After 24-years of American bribes and pandering, North Korea has crossed a nuclear threshold. I’m interested in your opinions and ideas about this problem. It happened: North Korea crossed a major threshold on the way to becoming a fully nuclear state: North Korea has successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead [Read More]

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