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28/05/2018 Article

Sanctioning the World, the US Inadvertently ‘Locks & Launches’ Multipolarism

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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 28 May 2018 The commemorative medal had already been cast and published. It depicts profiles of Trump and Jong Un,

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28/05/2018 Article

Trump’s Step Beyond the ‘Art of the Deal’ Changes Everything

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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 14 May 2018 Nahum Barnea writing in Yedioth Ahronoth sets out, plainly enough, the gamble underway between Israel and Iran

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28/05/2018 Article

Trumpism Folds into Netanyahu-ism, or ‘Neo-Americanism’

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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 21 May 2018 The 8 May US Presidential declaration (on exiting JCPOA) requires of us fundamentally to revise our understanding

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28/05/2018 Article

Is Israel readying for war?

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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 7 May 2018  Last Thursday, General Mattis told the US Senate Armed Forces Committee that he believes a military confrontation between Israel

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28/05/2018 Article

“The Biggest Player in the History of the World”

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Alastair Crooke, Zerohedge, 1 May 2018 John Mauldin gives us a highly pertinent anecdote about China: “Back in the 1990s, Robert Rubin, a Secretary of the Treasury

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28/05/2018 Article

The West’s Trauma of its Dissolution

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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 23 April 2018 The tangled web of deceit: The Pentagon calls out a perfect mission – all 105 missiles struck target;

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28/05/2018 Article

As the West & the Russia/China axis lock horns, Israel will have to make its choice

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Alastair Crooke, Strategic Culture Foundation, 10 April 2018 A recent cluster of unrelated events is bringing Israel to a point of inflection; or at least,

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