Tag Archives: turkey

Qatar – A Wider Disturbance In Force

Qatar gets Turkey on side while Saudi has USA Armory on tap. Iran pot stirring and Syria in turmoil. What could possibly go wrong… Continue reading

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Happy (American Schedule) Thanksgiving!

A giving of thanks. Continue reading

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Putin Starts His October Move – Pivot To Shia and Wet Kiss to Saudi

Russia plays the oil card in building an Arab Sunni / Shia Muslim block on their southern border, while causing trouble for the EU and USA. Turkey in the mix too. Continue reading

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Turkey – Coup attempt

Coup attempt underway in Turkey… Continue reading

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Some Thoughts On Russia

Is it useful to look at the present world stage through the lens of prior Empires? Continue reading

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Greece, Turkey and Israel

Talking Turkey on Greece and Israel and political stability, or not. Continue reading

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Göbekli Tepe

Göbekli Tepe is a 12,000 year old site. It has ornately and finely carved very large stone pillars. This puts the date of earliest civilization back in time at least double “settled science”. Continue reading

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