Middle East update: June 7 2017

IRAN Hey, I’ve got an idea. What if everybody took a day off? I mean everybody, all human beings, just quit doing whatever for a day. Skip school, take a day off of work, don’t tweet (always good advice), and, just for a day mind you, maybe don’t kill anybody. Sound good? Apparently not: At… Continue reading Middle East update: June 7 2017

Conflict update: January 5 2017

World War III Building on an earlier post, this seems problematic: Senior officials in the Russian government celebrated Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton as a geopolitical win for Moscow, according to U.S. officials who said that American intelligence agencies intercepted communications in the aftermath of the election in which Russian officials congratulated themselves on… Continue reading Conflict update: January 5 2017