North Korea and Iran are not re-inventing the nuclear wheel. They can draw on a vast treasure trove of declassified information about U.S. nuclear weapons development. And they cooperate with one another. And we are talking EMP.
Some analysts say that from looking at Kerry's schedule, it is clear that he is more interested in the Middle East than the Asia-Pacific region and wonder whether or not the United States will do more harm than good in the region.
It could be that Barack Obama is only yanking our chain and has no intention of putting the kibosh on Keystone, in which case the bitumen bubble will have been nothing but Alison Redford’s bad dream. But even then, the celebration wouldn’t last long.
After Chuck Hagel’s controversial remarks on India’s role in Afghanistan, a top U.S. official has strongly backed New Delhi’s investment program and said they have a holistic view of the war-torn region.
Since Americans themselves can be taken to task under American law for torturing or killing suspects they use these militias for this purpose just as “extraordinary renditions” were employed in the Bush era to get the intelligence services of “friendly countries” to use unsavory means to extract confessions or information from suspected insurgents.