The Explosion in Lebanon has been Delayed: Until When?
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The Explosion in Lebanon has been Delayed: Until When?

Europe is concerned about the Lebanese political crisis and its potential spillover consequences in case of a civil confrontation. Even if the European states do not have differing strategic objectives in Lebanon from the US, a civil war will affect Europe directly, as refugees will be flocking from the neighbouring continent.  Reaching an agreement over a new…

India’s ‘Military Diplomacy’ Has Been a Mixed Bag of Success
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India’s ‘Military Diplomacy’ Has Been a Mixed Bag of Success

India’s practice of “military diplomacy” in holding joint drills with a variety of Great Powers and regional states has been a mixed bag of success since the former has resulted in sending positive signals about “multi-alignment” while the latter risks fueling the fears of the domestic political opposition in those states that the South Asian…

The Secret War in Africa
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The Secret War in Africa

The Warsaw Pact may no longer exist, but by contrast the North Atlantic Treaty Organization is expanding its perceived role – the enforcement of western interest – especially in resource-rich Africa. NATO’s expansion in Africa is intended to assert western corporate influence, where Macron’s France apparently wishes to usurp Germany as the major influential European…

How Israel Became One of the World’s Worst Rogue States
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How Israel Became One of the World’s Worst Rogue States

As an integral part its ongoing propaganda, Israel, along with its fervent supporters and legions of paid and anonymous agents, zealously repeats and disseminates – in the media, on university campuses, in blogs and comment sections, at conferences and more – the same old, tired Zionist myths.  Propaganda guides and tool kits, such as the…

America’s Trade Policies Will End Up Destroying the Dollar
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America’s Trade Policies Will End Up Destroying the Dollar

America’s tariffs against China are already showing signs of undermining the global economy and will create a funding crisis for the Federal Government when it leads to foreigners no longer buying US Treasury debt and selling down their existing dollar holdings. A subversive attempt by America to divert global portfolio investment from China by destabilising…

Bolivia – The Danger of “Neoliberalism with Fascist Characteristics”
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Bolivia – The Danger of “Neoliberalism with Fascist Characteristics”

A relevant article by Thierry Meyssan has been published that reveals the deep historical fascist/catholic links leading up to the coup in Bolivia and the danger that may lie ahead as a result. It is important to be aware of this in order to provide informed solidarity with the people of Bolivia and a sharper analysis…