Trump’s Plan to Stay in Syria Leaves Erdogan No Good Options
Opinion

Trump’s Plan to Stay in Syria Leaves Erdogan No Good Options

In the last 24 hours, the Trump administration has intensified its attacks on Turkey which has significantly strained relations and increased the prospect of a military confrontation. The present situation is extremely tense and could explode without warning and without the American people having any idea of the dramatic events that preceded the clash. As…

From Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction to Syrian Chemical Weapons
Opinion

From Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction to Syrian Chemical Weapons

The behaviour of Western journalists is particularly strange – they copy the allegations made by their political leaders by treating them a priori as founded in truth, but do not take into account the contrary interpretations offered by many international instances. They reveal themselves to be incapable of questioning the fake news in which they…

Washington’s War on Syria
Opinion

Washington’s War on Syria

I was recently asked to participate and give a presentation at a closed, and invitation-only, conference in Washington, DC, on February 6th, 2019. The topic was: “Strategic Implications of Recent US Decisions on Syria”. I attended the conference and gave a presentation. The following is a summary of some of the things I said. Upon…

The Recolonization of Latin America and the War on Venezuela
Opinion

The Recolonization of Latin America and the War on Venezuela

Introduction Not since the US pronounced the Monroe Doctrine proclaiming its imperial supremacy over Latin America, nearly 200 years ago, has a White House regime so openly affirmed its mission to recolonize Latin America. The second decade of the 21st century has witnessed, in word and deed, the most thorough and successful US recolonization of…