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Western Sponsors Liable for Kiev Basket Case

Western Sponsors Liable for Kiev Basket Case

Finian Cunningham October 24, 2014 0

Washington is even more circumspect than Brussels on the matter of providing hard cash to Kiev, as opposed to lots of hot-air promises of nebulous aid. One gets the feeling that the Western sponsors

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Russia hunkers down vis-a-vis West

Russia hunkers down vis-a-vis West

My Catbird Seat October 19, 2014 1

Prior to his departure from Moscow, Putin made some scathing references to the US policies toward Russia calling them “blackmail” and warning that the global “strategic stability” will be imperiled unless the West made

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Fateful week for US-Iran talks

Fateful week for US-Iran talks

My Catbird Seat October 16, 2014 1

The signs are that Iran’s Supreme Leader has authorized the Iranian negotiators to clinch a deal. The Iran Daily newspaper, which is identified with the Supreme leader’s office has showered fulsome praise on Rouhani’s

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Pepe Escobar: What’s the deal between Iran and the US?

Pepe Escobar: What’s the deal between Iran and the US?

Pepe Escobar October 14, 2014 1

I’ve just spent a frantic week in Tehran as a guest of the New Horizon conference of Independent Thinkers. Here is some of what I’ve witnessed

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NATO slouches toward Syria, Iran draws red line

NATO slouches toward Syria, Iran draws red line

My Catbird Seat October 11, 2014 1

Erdogan may have overreached. Within Turkey, too, opposition is building up against the despatch of Turkish troops to Syria, including even within the Islamist camp

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The AngloZionist Empire is at War with Russia

The AngloZionist Empire is at War with Russia

My Catbird Seat September 29, 2014 1

It is an open question whether Russia will succeed in her goals. In theory, a successful Junta attack on Novorussia could force Russia to intervene. Likewise, there is always the possibility of

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India’s Modi gets rock star reception in New York

India’s Modi gets rock star reception in New York

My Catbird Seat September 28, 2014 1

May the force be with you, says Modi@ New York's Central Park

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An Invitation to ‘Make in India’

An Invitation to ‘Make in India’

My Catbird Seat September 27, 2014 1

With 800 million people under age 35, we are a nation ready for rapid, responsible economic development.

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Coalition of the Clueless in Syria

Coalition of the Clueless in Syria

Sharmine Narwani September 26, 2014 2

The question is, can this Coalition stomach a solution it is working so hard to avoid? Will it partner with vital regional players that were foes only a few months ago? It is doubtful.

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India’s Modi seeks to crown global sales pitch with U.S. tour

India’s Modi seeks to crown global sales pitch with U.S. tour

My Catbird Seat September 24, 2014 0

The Obama administration sees India not only as a land of huge potential for expanded business and trade but also as a strategic partner in the face of an increasingly assertive China, whose leader

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General ‘Breedhate’ in Another Sabotage Sortie

General ‘Breedhate’ in Another Sabotage Sortie

Finian Cunningham September 23, 2014 1

The irresponsible language of Four-Star General Breedlove in exacerbating the crisis makes one wonder if his name should not henceforth be known as General “Breedhate”

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What draws Modi to China

What draws Modi to China

My Catbird Seat September 18, 2014 2

Modi has gleefully inherited the two key anchor sheets of India's foreign policy -- primacy on economic diplomacy and strategic autonomy

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China: America has lost face and is sick

China: America has lost face and is sick

My Catbird Seat August 29, 2014 2

America has lost face and does not want to show the world they are sick. They have been lording over other countries for so long, and they will never let it go after they

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For Beijing, it’s time to lead

For Beijing, it’s time to lead

My Catbird Seat August 27, 2014 8

China should take the lead by pursuing a joint development agreement in the East and South China Seas. Such arrangements set aside boundary negotiations so that natural resources can be jointly developed within an

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Sanctions rebound to hit Europeans

Sanctions rebound to hit Europeans

My Catbird Seat August 23, 2014 4

The West's malevolent sanctions on Russia were not imposed because Russia had in any way affected the well-being, economic circumstances, territorial integrity or social structure of the United States or of any nation that

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