Tag Archives: War

Trump Quietly Orders Elimination of Assange

Eric Zuesse On June 28th, the Washington Examiner headlined “Pence pressed Ecuadorian president on country’s protection of Julian Assange” and reported that “Vice President Mike Pence discussed the asylum status of Julian Assange during a meeting with Ecuador’s leader on … Continue reading

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The Meaning of a Multi-Polar World

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at The Saker Right now, we live in a mono-polar world. Here is how U.S. President Barack Obama proudly, even imperially, described it when delivering the Commencement address to America’s future generals, at West Point Military … Continue reading

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Russia & China Invest in Infrastructure; U.S. Instead Spends on Military.

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at strategic-culture.org China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” is famous as an extension of their domestic infrastructure investments, but Russia is also investing heavily in infrastructure. Both countries need to do it in order to improve the … Continue reading

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Trump’s Sanctions Against Iran Appear to Have Failed.

Eric Zuesse This morning was reported: — https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-11-05/watch-live-pompeo-announces-iran-sanctions-waivers Watch Live: Pompeo Announces Iran Sanctions ‘Waivers’ Monday 5 November 2018 8:29AM Update (8:40 am ET): The following countries will receive ‘temporary’ waivers excusing them from US sanctions on Iranian oil exports. … Continue reading

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OPINION: CBS’s & NPR’s Rabidly False ‘News’ About the Khashoggi Case

Eric Zuesse CBS It’s a lie to say, as CBS ‘News’ did on October 24th, that Saudi Crown Prince Salman couldn’t have done what Turkey says he did in the Khashoggi case — couldn’t do it,  because it’s not in … Continue reading

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