Afghanistan

Russia’s Military Is Leaner, But Meaner

December 26, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authore by Leonid Brershidky via Bloomberg.com, During Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual press conference on Thursday, a friendly journalist asked Putin whether the escalating tension in relations with the U.S. and the crumbling of arms control treaties […]

Aftermath of the United Kingdom European Union membership referendum

Citi’s “What If?” Scenarios: Part 2

December 25, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Yesterday we published the first set of 7 “What If” scenarios that didn’t make it into the Citi Credit team’s (already rather gloomy) year-ahead forecast. Because while Citi’s “base case” was clearly bearish (our summary […]

Al-Qaeda

Christmas In Liberated Aleppo

December 25, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

It’s been just over one year since the liberation of Aleppo from radical Islamist insurgent groups which were backed by the West as well as Gulf states like Saudi Arabia and Qatar. And this Christmas has […]

Austrian administration

EU Militarizes Africa To Halt Migration

December 24, 2017 Zero Hedge 0

Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Fighting terrorism is now morphing into clamping down on human migration, as far as the European Union is concerned. France’s President Emmanuel Macron is leading the […]