Category Archives: middle east

Russia Influenced US Elections? Bad Karma for Washington

The Democratic Party’s election loss is not healing any within its camp. Now outgoing President Obama has ordered a review¬†to see if/how Russia infiltrated (hacked) their way into influencing the recent US elections. If there is one country that knows … Continue reading

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US Elections: Winners & Losers

In a mainly 2 horse race it is hardly surprising that Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton. Especially given the other unusual events that’s happened in 2016 such as BREXIT and the Chicago Cubs. To me here are some of the … Continue reading

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Al Jazeera America – Off!

Al Jazeera America¬†is no more. The closure of the television news channel this week is sad for those of us into hard news. The timing of the closure is baffling. Here in Jamaica most cable television package includes news channels … Continue reading

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As Britain considers Air Strikes in Syria

MPs in Britain will soon vote on other whether the nation’s armed force should join the airstrikes against Daesh (IS) in Syria. Most are likely to vote for airstrikes. But a few MPs have voiced concerns on British involvement much … Continue reading

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