China-India Conflict is Far More Dangerous Than US-North Korea One
Opinion

China-India Conflict is Far More Dangerous Than US-North Korea One

While the international media remains concerned to the point of being fixated on the US-DPRK (North Korea) stand-off, in terms of sheer firepower, the much more pressing stand-off between China and India holds the potential to be far more destructive. Indian Nuclear Weapons While the best intelligence about North Korea’s weapons delivery capabilities indicates that…

Taliban to Trump: Withdraw All US Troops From Afghanistan, Foreign Occupation is Main Driver of War
Diplomacy

Taliban to Trump: Withdraw All US Troops From Afghanistan, Foreign Occupation is Main Driver of War

In an open letter, the Taliban have urged US President Donald Trump to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan, as the commander-in-chief ponders his next move in the country. “Previous experiences have shown that sending more troops to Afghanistan will not result in anything other than further destruction of American military and economical might,” the…

Mission Unaccomplished: Moscow Says Time is Right for US to Leave Afghanistan
Opinion

Mission Unaccomplished: Moscow Says Time is Right for US to Leave Afghanistan

Russia believes that the time has come for the US to leave Afghanistan. The statement was made by Zamir Kabulov, the Russian Foreign Ministry’s Director of the Second Asian Department in Afghanistan and a special envoy to Afghanistan, in an interview with Russian Izvestia daily. According to him, the country is turning into a global incubator of…

US Trade Probe: China Vows Not to ‘Sit By’ If Washington ‘Destroys Multilateral Rules’
Miscellaneous

US Trade Probe: China Vows Not to ‘Sit By’ If Washington ‘Destroys Multilateral Rules’

China has expressed “grave concerns” over US President Donald Trump’s signing of a memo that authorizes a potential inquiry into Beijing’s alleged theft of intellectual property. China said it won’t “sit by,” and threatened to act to defend its interests. “We hope that the US trade representative respects facts and acts with prudence,” the Chinese…

Charlottesville
Opinion

Charlottesville

Listening to NPR this morning confirmed what I already knew. Charlottesville is being turned into another nail in President Trump’s coffin. NPR had no interest whatsoever in reporting the actual facts about what had occurred in Charlottesville. The several “interviews” with the like-minded were orchestrated to produce the desired propaganda result: It was all Trump’s…