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France in a Nutshell: “The Government Stopped Listening to the People 20 Years Ago”

A family member who has lived in France for decades summarized the source of the gilets jaunes protests in one sentence: “The government stopped listening to the people 20 years ago. It would be difficult to deny the generalization of this: many if … Continue reading

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Putin and Erdogan Plan Syria-Idlib DMZ as I Recommended

Eric Zuesse As I recommended in a post on September 10th, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin and Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan jointly announced on September 17th in Tehran, “We’ve agreed to create a demilitarized zone between the government troops and militants … Continue reading

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‘The United States needs a war in Europe,’ Le Pen explained why Washington intends to arm Ukraine

http://rusvesna.su/news/1490390095 03/25/2017 – 7:00 By Pauline Duhanova, translation by Eric Zuesse. Posted by Eric Zuesse. US needs a military conflict in Europe, in connection with which Washington intends to  provide Ukraine with weaponry. This statement was made in the Russian State … Continue reading

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Francois Hollande — The World’s Most Powerful Person This Week

Eric Zuesse French President Francois Hollande this week possesses more power than anyone else in the world, because he will be the key decision-maker shaping the future world-order when he meets separately on Tuesday and Thursday privately with the two men — … Continue reading

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German Economic News Infers France Will Re-Align with Russia, Abandon U.S.

Eric Zuesse U.S. President Barack Obama’s continuing refusal to work together with Vladimir Putin’s offensive in Syria to slaughter all jihadists there, has driven French President Francois Hollande to consider a fundamental re-alignment of France with Russia and away from the U.S. … Continue reading

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