The Indo-‘Israeli’ Trans-Arabian Corridor Will Push Russia Closer to Pakistan
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The Indo-‘Israeli’ Trans-Arabian Corridor Will Push Russia Closer to Pakistan

India’s participation in “Israel’s” Trans-Arabian Corridor for connecting the Eastern Mediterranean and Afro-Asian (“Indian”) Ocean will render New Delhi’s North-South Transport Corridor (NSTC) with Iran, Azerbaijan, and Russia economically redundant, consequently pushing Russia closer to Pakistan as Moscow seeks to ensure the viability of its southern connectivity vision through N-CPEC+ instead. *** India Slaps Iran…

Endless Wars and Endless Lies
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Endless Wars and Endless Lies

The Washington Post has obtained a “confidential trove of government documents” revealing that “senior US officials failed to tell the truth about the war in Afghanistan throughout the 18-year campaign, making rosy pronouncements they knew to be false and hiding unmistakable evidence the war had become unwinnable.” But many of us knew and wrote that…

Trump Creates a New Nation
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Trump Creates a New Nation

The pandering by Donald Trump and those around him to Israel and to some conservative American Jews is apparently endless. Last Wednesday the president signed an executive order that is intended to address alleged anti-Semitism on college campuses by cutting off funds to those universities that do not prevent criticism of Israel. To provide a…

Brain Dead Congress Doesn’t Realize It’s Trying to Finish Off NATO
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Brain Dead Congress Doesn’t Realize It’s Trying to Finish Off NATO

After what can only be termed a terrible NATO Not Summit two weeks ago it was clear the alliance has serious fissures forming in its facade. It opened with French President Emmanuel Macron’s refusal to back down on how ‘brain dead’ NATO’s current mission is. And it ended with an embarrassing hot mic moment with…

Farewell, Incirlik? What US Stands to Lose If It’s Evicted from Crucial Turkish Air Base
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Farewell, Incirlik? What US Stands to Lose If It’s Evicted from Crucial Turkish Air Base

Turkey’s President Erdogan said Ankara may evict US forces from its Incirlik and Kurecik bases, a response to Washington’s sanctions. The Pentagon is now doing everything it can to keep relations with Turkey from spiraling. So, if the United States were to lose the Incirlik Air Base, this would seriously reduce both its defense and…