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