August 15: as its defector PM says, the Assad regime as of mid-August only "controls" 30 per cent of the territory in Syria, and air power is losing its effectiveness as rebel forces get better-armed and down planes;
endgame in Syria approaching, with hopes for a broad transitional government, supported by both Arab League and Organization for Islamic Cooperation
Amazing, as long as she was in a grand coalition with the SPD she was quite popular - then her wish came true and she got her "bumblebee" coalition with another rightwing party - the FDP and in just 8 months she has crashed and burned and is now the most unpopular chancellor in recent memory and polls show the left ahead by 15 points!
Obama announces to Senate yesterday a continuation of Bush-era 'emergency' policy in Iraq.
As outlined in Obama's words here, so the current government can settle the outstanding debts of the previous government with respect to the oil industry. For the US, those are the 'relevant' issues.
Human lives and the environment do not constitute emergencies.
The Rwanda Hit List: Revisionism, Denial and the Genocide Conspiracy by Keith Harmon Snow
"For the last 15 years, I have been investigating multinational criminal rackets and propaganda about Central Africa. I investigated massacres, assassinations, torture, rape as a weapon of war, and disappearance, individuals and groups, multinational corporations, state and non state actors, Africans and non-Africans...the backers, partners, allies and propagandists of the Kagame and Museveni regimes who are from the US, UK, Canada and Europe..."