Day: December 14, 2016

Trump does Taiwan

Trump does Taiwan

December 14, 2016 Opinion
Did President-elect Donald Trump turn a 10-minute phone call with the president of Taiwan into a Hellfire missile, instantly vaporizing the US’ 'One China' policy? Of course not. This is a riddle insi…
The New Middle East Reality

The New Middle East Reality

December 14, 2016 Opinion
The situation in Syria reveals the international community in its truest form, the way it is. The picture is not flattering to the UN or the “Great Powers”, or to their regional allies — Turkey, Qatar…
Trump’s Showdown with the CIA

Trump’s Showdown with the CIA

December 14, 2016 Opinion
It doesn’t come more scathing than this. On nationwide television, US President-elect Donald Trump rubbished the Central Intelligence Agency as “ridiculous” for making claims that Russian hackers help…