Day: December 9, 2018

Paris Is Burning

Paris Is Burning

December 9, 2018 Opinion
France is under siege. Some 90,000 security forces are being deployed across France with particular attention to always combustible Paris and Marseilles. Armored vehicles are moving into the capital. …
Macron Heralds the End of the Union

Macron Heralds the End of the Union

December 9, 2018 Opinion
The concept of the EU might have worked, but still only might have, if a neverending economic boom could have been manufactured to guide it on its way. But there was never going to be such a boom…
Is the GCC Dead?

Is the GCC Dead?

December 9, 2018 Opinion
What can be expected from the annual Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit being held on Dec. 9 in Saudi Arabia? Many are wondering if, or how, this month’s summit will differ from the last one h…