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Why the S-400 Is a More Formidable Threat to US Arms Industry Than You Think
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Why the S-400 Is a More Formidable Threat to US Arms Industry Than You Think
June 15, 2019

The sale of the S-400 air-defense system to Turkey risks nullifying the stealth and cutting-edge advantages of fifth-generation fighters like the F-35 and F-22

Turkey and Russia Dig in for a Long Campaign in Idlib, Israel Studies Each and Every Move
June 14, 2019

The tactic most analysts predict is that Russia has advised President Bashar al-Assad that the best policy is to “chip away” at the area, and not unleash a major assault that would create chaos on Turkey’s doorstep.

Turkey and Russia Dig in for a Long Campaign in Idlib, Israel Studies Each and Every Move
Security
The West Is in No Position to Lecture Turkey on Democracy or Human Rights
World
The West Is in No Position to Lecture Turkey on Democracy or Human Rights
May 10, 2019

Why is the European Union, probably the most corrupt, anti-democratic, white supremacist, freemason, autocratic organization, is holding Turkey to account on its democracy score?

Is There a Path Out of Ratcheting Mid-East and Geo-Strategic Tensions?
May 6, 2019

Has Trump convinced himself that the Administration’s wider bluster is actually winning: Making America Great Again? On this question, hangs our joint futures.

Is There a Path Out of Ratcheting Mid-East and Geo-Strategic Tensions?
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The Demise of the ‘Western’ System
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The Demise of the ‘Western’ System
April 10, 2019

The F-35 may have some good electronics but is not a good plane to fly against any competent competitor. The Marine version which can take off and land vertically, is a remake of the Soviet Yakovlev 141 which first flew in 1989 (vid).

Hypocrisy Inc: Washington’s Selective Sanctions
April 8, 2019

The effects of Washington’s sanctions on its adversaries have been wide as well as selective. In the case of Turkey, what Pence calls the “reckless decision” to acquire S-400s has shown Ankara that America is not an ally and cannot be trusted.

Hypocrisy Inc: Washington’s Selective Sanctions
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Trump’s Confused Middle East Foibles Are Actually Pushing Assad and Erdogan into each other’s arms
World
Trump’s Confused Middle East Foibles Are Actually Pushing Assad and Erdogan into each other’s arms
March 15, 2019

An Assad-Erdogan pact could spark a crisis within NATO as Trump’s refusal to stop arming Kurdish factions in northern Syria is likely to reach a tipping point between Ankara and Washington.

Trump Move on US Troops in Syria Does Not Bode Well for US-Turkey Relations
March 2, 2019

Both Ankara’s decision to stick to its plans to buy Russian weapon systems and Washington’s proximity to Israel are about to reach fever pitch for Turkey which the West identifies as its new threat in the region.

Trump Move on US Troops in Syria Does Not Bode Well for US-Turkey Relations
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