By dumbing down politics, glossing over policy and alternately harnessing and playing apologist for the hard-edged politics of resentment it has benefited from, the modern Republican Party has made Trump’s rise possible.
Russia’s participation in the settlement of the Syrian conflict is acquiring a fundamentally new significance. The U.S. monopoly in the Middle East, with an emphasis on the Sunni monarchy, is being challenged.
Four people were killed and one injured in a U.S. drone attack in the Shahidano Dhand area of Pakistan's Kurram Agency, bordering Afghanistan. The attack killed an important terrorist commander and three other individuals.
U.S. drone strikes have been taking place in Pakistan for the past several years; against [Read more]