Tag Archives: China

US Foreign Policy failures explained

An article in last Thursday’s New York Times illustrates all that is wrong with the Obama Presidency, aggravated with John Kerry at State. “Obama suffers setbacks in Japan and the Middle East” bemoans the NYT without digging too deeply into … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

No matter how bad the week gone by has been, there’s always some good news to be found, so it’s time for another Good News Friday installment. My first item consists of a few related articles: Israel’s international isolation, which … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

I’m sure the weeks and months are passing by quicker than ever because, before I’ve looked round, it’s time for another Good News Friday installment. My first item for this week comes from the Far East, from China to be … Continue reading

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Good News Friday

Despite the depressing nature of my previous post, and most of my other posts this week, as always there are bright spots of good news that deserve an airing before Shabbat. This is especially true this weekend when we are … Continue reading

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North Korean, Chinese and Russian missiles reach Syria and on to Iran

Prime Minister Netanyahu’s visit last week to China and his upcoming visit to Russia next week highlight what has become increasingly evident: Iran is planning to take over Syria. Yes, the visit to China was ostensibly about trade agreements –  indeed … Continue reading

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Guess who’s condemning which “massacre”?

If you thought the Arab states and/or the UN and/or Russia/China are condemning the ongoing murder in Syria you would be wrong. China is calling on Israel to stop its Gaza raids. Turkey has condemned Israel’s self-defensive actions against terrorists … Continue reading

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