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Why the US Scrapped the Iran Nuclear Deal*

Why the US Scrapped the Iran Nuclear Deal*

June 10, 2018 Why did the US withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal; re-imposing economic sanctions against Iran; risking a major war that could easily turn nuclear; and even alienating its major allies in NATO? The main reason may be traced back more than a century ago, in 1904, when a British Lord and geographer Sir Halford Mackinder formulated his […]

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How Long Would the US Navy Survive in a Shooting War?*

How Long Would the US Navy Survive in a Shooting War?*

By Russia Insider THE US Navy is a huge force but largely based around aircraft carrier groups that modern weaponry may have made obsolete. America sees itself as a ruler of the world’s oceans. After all, the country — which spends 10 times more on its military forces than the following nine countries — has by far the biggest naval […]

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‘If my plane explodes, ask the CIA’ – Duterte after requesting arms from Russia & China

By RT PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte isn’t ruling out that the US might be very annoyed and consider his decision to procure weapons from China and Russia a threat, after Washington refused to supply Manila with arms. The Philippines has been seeking modern weapons and small arms to step up combat against ISIS-linked Islamists, ever since Duterte assumed office in […]

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