Jeff Bezos seems to have amassed incalculable power over the last few years.
Like in the famous bikini metaphor, those 2,890 uncovered files become irrelevant because all the attention is on what remains covered.
“Nonetheless, given the personalities of the two leaders involved, one cannot rule out that sheer personal pique could become a direct factor in triggering a war,” notes Pillar now at Georgetown University.
Terrorism has brought bloodshed to the streets of Europe again, this time hitting Barcelona. A van in the crowd and at least 13 dead, according to official police estimates. More than a dozen injured and blood flowing on the sidewalk of the famous Las Ramblas boulevard, the heart of the Catalonian city. Once again, the [Read more]
Donald Trump, after reviewing the Syrian strategy from the common-sense point of view, apparently decided to go back from idealism to pragmatism
The responsibility for attacking the Syrian base ultimately falls on Trump, but this back story negates the theory that it was the real estate tycoon’s own initiative, being the showman that he is.
America did not create, manage, or plan the Syrian revolution, but America attempted to exploit the revolution from every side.
It’s monstrously irresponsible of the American political class to play political war with Russia.
President Donald Trump has given the CIA new secret powers for carrying out drone attacks. According to The Wall Street Journal, the agency will now be able to carry out drone attacks on suspected terrorists anywhere in the world. During the Obama presidency, only the Pentagon had the authority for such attacks.
A key global agency in the fight against terrorism has been completely exposed. It will cost time, effort and money to repair the damage done.