China now has a dizzying pile of note obligations waiting to test force majeure clauses, takeover provisions, especially if borrower nations start failing to meet their escrow obligations.
Trump's ongoing self-indulgent denials, wimpy recriminations, gross negligence and intentional mishandling of the current coronavirus pandemic will no doubt exacerbate the loss of life and prolong the suffering caused by unemployment.
Mr. Trump is not expected to be convicted, but his excesses have come under scrutiny in an election year.
Countries acquire weapons and wage wars mainly because of national security. But how have Scandinavian countries managed to steer clear of wars while also maintaining their national security?
The recent pick of ambassadors to Kampala by Washington... doesn’t reach the profile of their decades earlier predecessor Johnny Carson and Nancy Powell, who both rose to become Assistant Secretary of State.
In the heydays, America also openly occupied many territories and was behind the overthrow of many governments... that were against America’s empire dream.
Why should we be suspicious of America’s attempts to insert itself in our national politics?
President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced the firing of hawkish national security advisor John Bolton, a move widely seen as boosting the president’s push to negotiate with US foes in Afghanistan, North Korea and other trouble spots.
Trump, who said he had disagreed “strongly” with Bolton on policy, announced [Read more]