North Korea

The Week That Was –

In which….America again came under attack. That’s one way of describing the latest school shooting – this one in Florida on Wednesday which killed 17…




Pantomime And Red Buttons

It’s very tempting to think that North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un has a big red button on his desk akin to that of Dr…


To Nuke or Not to Nuke?

From Hamish de Bretton Gordon in Washington D.C. What price a pre-emptive strike to destroy North Korea’s nuclear and chemical weapons? Answer – high, very…



The Week That Was

An explosive week in many ways, most of them bad. The worst was in Egypt’s Sinai Province.  Dozens of terrorists, probably affiliated with ISIL attacked…




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Things We Lost In The Mire – 42

CZECH/ELECTIONS – The billionaire businessman Andrej Babis (63) has won the parliamentary elections.  His anti-establishment ANO party vowed to cut taxes, increase investments and curb…