« A Society of Sheep must in time beget a Government of Wolves » — Bertrand de Jouvenel Stephen Hadley, former National Security Advisor to the George W Bush regime, is one of the top US Neoconservative activists. Hadley is a pro, a battle-wizened key promoter of US aggression in Iraq. HadleyContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

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La Turquie a apparament trouvé un expédient assez commode pour se délester des éléments les plus violents parmi les trois millions de réfugiés syriens accueillis sur son territoire: les expédier en Tripolitaine où ils seront à la fois des auxiliaires et les premiers combattants au front devant les opérateurs desContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Le Maître des portes n’a peur de rien et il dispose d’assez d’atouts pour réussir. Les appels ridicules des Républicains et des Démocrates US à expulser les turcs de l’Otan font rire aux éclats la plupart des analystes turcs. Ces derniers soulignent une chose assez évidente: il n’existe aucun mécanismeContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Subsequent to decades of failed foreign policy, from continuous wars to the « Arab spring » (read: nightmare) Washington has arrived at a crossroads. Designed to make money for its military contractors and upset just about everyone else, the DC establishment is not only at a crossroads, but faces a serious quandaryContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

It was the duplicity of the former United States that caused it to withdraw from the JCPOA agreement — not any violation of that agreement by Iran. And it is the United States that provoked Iran to the verge of war.  It is the United States Treasury too, that presses crippling economic sanctions on Iran – not the other way around.

There is no doubt that if Hillary Clinton had won the US election in 2016, she would have confronted Russia in Syria. Trump didn’t.  And simply put, Russiagate provided the means to exert pressure on Russia that Clinton would have applied, had she won office. Now Russiagate serves a newContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Israel plans to construct the world’s longest underwater gas pipeline together with Cyprus and Greece to carry Eastern Mediterranean gas on to Italy and the EU southern states. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has just endorsed the project. It will run smack up against a competing Turkish-Russian gas pipeline,Continue Reading/Continuer à lire

Six days after China celebrated the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Peoples’ Liberation Army Navy with an impressive parade of its ships, including the now operational Liaoning aircraft carrier, the new type 055 destroyers and a new type of nuclear submarine, a parade in which Russia, Vietnam, andContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

La Turquie est devenue un acteur régional et international pragmatique, actif et opportuniste sur la scène moyen-orientale et en Asie Centrale. Ces caractéristiques de la politique étrangère turque permettent aujourd’hui de faire de la Turquie un pays-pivot dans ces régions dans un contexte marqué par l’exaspération des rivalités et desContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Le missile balistique de portée intermédiaire de type Hwasong-12 (Mars-12) lancé hier par la Corée du Nord a démontré la redoutable précision des forces de la seconde artillerie nord-coréenne. Le missile a parcouru une distance de 2700 kilomètres et à une altitude maximale de 550 kilomètres, suivant avec une précisionContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

At the beginning of May 2017, the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported the detention of two US citizens, both of Korean origin. Initially, on May 3, KCNA announced that on April 22, the country’s “competent authorities” had arrested US citizen Kim Sang-duk because he had systematically committed “a hostileContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Des généraux jordaniens ont exprimé pour la première fois leur totale opposition au Roi sur une éventuelle intervention en Syrie aux côtés des forces rebelles soutenues par des forces occidentales et arabes hostiles à la Syrie. La fronde a débuté lorsque les chefs des divisions blindées ont refusé et c’estContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Les forces armées syriennes se préparent à contrer une solide offensive des forces rebelles mercenaires soutenues par les forces US et israéliennes en provenance des confins jordaniens et dont l’objectif serait la province sudiste de Deraa. Des renforts de troupes et de blindés syriens encombrent depuis un peu plus deContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

America’s 3000 man contingent inside Iraq, is managing combat operations for ISIS and al Nusra in combination with Israeli forces. The report below was received from Syria and Lebanon this morning.  I will bullet point what I believe are the salient points. ISIS chief, al Baghdadi, was removed from hisContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

The bombing on Monday evening, August 17, 2015, has killed up to 20 people, injured over 100 more, and stands as one of the worst single terrorist attacks in Thailand’s capital of Bangkok in recent memory. The attack targeted a religious shrine popular with Asian tourists – particularly from ChinaContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Late last year, Germany’s broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) investigated what turned out to be hundreds of trucks a day carrying billions of dollars in supplies, flowing across the Turkish border into Syria and directly into the hands of the so-called “Islamic State” (ISIS). The border crossing near the Turkish cityContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Technically, the dual colors (white and blue) used by Facebook are exactly those of the Israeli flag. Techniquement, les couleurs bichromatiques (blanc-bleu) utilisés par Facebook sont exactement celles du drapeau israélien. Officially, Facebook is a popular social networking site Facebook, launched in February 2004. Actually, it is one of theContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Top U.N. officials have recently said that “All senior U.S. officials and CIA agents who authorized or carried out torture like waterboarding as part of former President George W. Bush’s national security policy must be prosecuted.” Wouldn’t it be nice to see people like Dick Cheney, George W. Bush, CondoleezzaContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

A specter is haunting Washington, an unnerving vision of a Sino-Russian alliance wedded to an expansive symbiosis of trade and commerce across much of the Eurasian land mass – at the expense of the United States. And no wonder Washington is anxious. That alliance is already a done deal inContinue Reading/Continuer à lire

Russia’s celebrations of the 69th anniversary of the defeat of fascism in World War II come just days after Ukrainian neo-fascists enacted an appalling Odessa massacre. For those who know their history, the graphic symbolism speaks for itself. And then a geopolitical chess gambit added outright puzzlement to the trademark hypocrisy displayedContinue Reading/Continuer à lire