Gullibility Inc.

[An overjoyed Modi in a clinch with Trump] It is by now a historic habit for…

Trump brings relations with the United Kingdom to a new low

By Thomas Wright Theresa May did everything she could to accommodate Donald Trump. She was the…

Avoiding a debt crisis in Africa

By Shanta Devarajan, Indermit Gill, Kenan Karakülah In a previous post, we identified three sources of…

Facebook should share control of its cryptocurrency with the UN

(Davide Casaleggio is one of the top leaders of Italy’s Five Star Movement. He is president…

Iran’s dangerous gamble

Mahmoud Pargoo 10 July 2019 Hardliners in Tehran might underestimate Washington’sreluctance to fight while overestimating their…

China’s Belt and Road Initiative: status report

Peter McCawley Some projects will succeed. Others will fail. And in theend, China will likely find…

WHAT THE CHINESE PEOPLE’S LIBERATION ARMY CAN DO TO THWART THE ARMY’S MULTI-DOMAIN TASK FORCE

Source Link The U.S. Army is radically changing both military culture and the conduct of operations…

Cyber Warfare Threat Rises As Iran And China Agree ‘United Front’ Against U.S.

Source Link Last week, the ICT ministers of Iran and China met in Beijing in order…

How to lose friends and not influence people

Source Link HAVING THE current foreign secretary and his predecessor locked in a battle to be…

How Portugal Forged an Empire in Asia

In just a little over 16 years at the beginning of the 16th century, the impoverished…