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Wanna read petty, EU/UK style?

Syrian president’s British-born wife Asma al-Assad faces calls to be stripped of her UK citizenship. Asma was born to Syrian parents in London. Not unlike all the British born jihardists, terrorists, and other ethnically challenged rabble rousers. Yet their UK … Continue reading

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Poodle Johnson is dismayed?

Boris Johnson has said he is “dismayed” at Russia’s veto of a UN resolution condemning the use of chemical weapons in Syria. The foreign secretary urged the country to stop acting “as a lifeline for Assad’s murderous regime”. Probably shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Now this is diplomacy!

The G7 group of nations has failed to reach agreement over threatening new sanctions against Russia and Syria. Italian foreign minister Angelino Alfano – hosting the G7 talks – said ministers wanted to engage with Russia to put pressure on … Continue reading

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Battle Lines Drawn

My faith in Trump takes a knock again. Strike one was from those cruise missiles. Strike two is from his unstable (seemingly rabid) state department. Then tonight I read this in Sky News:- The Trump administration has warned Syria that … Continue reading

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US still being ‘unpleasant’ towards Russia

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has criticised Russia, saying it had failed to prevent Syria from carrying out a chemical attack on a rebel-held town. Russia had agreed to ensure Syria’s chemical weapons stockpiles were destroyed – and its … Continue reading

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If this doesn’t ring alarm bells nothing will.

The Russian Defence Ministry has denied reports in US media that the line of communication with the US in Syria remains open. A statement says that today a note was sent to the Pentagon from the Russian Defence Ministry through … Continue reading

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A Quick Solution

WASHINGTON The top American commander in Iraq believes U.S.-backed forces will recapture Islamic State’s two major strongholds – the cities of Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq – within the next six months, his spokesman said on Wednesday. So … Continue reading

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