However, the Iranian regime wants to preserve itself in power and, therefore, does not want to be fighting US forces on its own soil. This does not mean tensions in the region will end anytime soon though.
[A]ccording to unnamed sources quoted in the U.S. media, this was ... merely an attempt by Trump to prevent stock markets from falling.
The United States pursues unilateralism and manipulates hegemonic acts. It has no moral sense, nor does it abide by international justice and norms.
The fundamental difference between America and China is what Henry Kissinger describes their exceptionalism.
How could the United States elect Donald Trump as president, and how could they not immediately remove him from office?
The danger for Moscow is that, the more progress it makes with African governments, the more likely it is that its interests will collide with those of either China or the US – or both.
Turkey should not try to delegitimize people’s rightful claims to self-determination by branding them terrorists, and should seek a political solution through dialogue based on dignity, human rights and not war.
Though Turkey’s invasion has raised the specter of an unending nightmare for a population caught up in war and strife, many more questions abound relating to issues of human rights, refugees and the inviolability of sovereignty.
The Kurds feel betrayed by the Americans, who convinced them to remove fortifications and combat forces along the Turkish border as part of a “security mechanism”.