Tags: Iran

America’s Supposed “Enemies” Are Literally Disappearing…But They Won’t Likely Gently Fade Away

China, Russia, and Iran seem to be the most frequently mentioned state level "enemies" of America (not my view but that of the federal government). This article offers a different reason why these nations likely fear America, why America may need to fear them, and why they may band together in WWIII… all in under five minutes. To…

What Trump’s National Security Adviser Lt. General Flynn Gets Wrong on Iran

In the aftermath of the surprise election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. president, energy executives and policymakers around the world are scrambling for insights into his likely policies on numerous issues of concern as well as who will influence his decision-making. Among these influencers, retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, former head of the…

The developing economic, political and military links binding Iran, China and Russia in what I see as an emerging Golden Triangle in Eurasia, are continuing to deepen insignificant areas. This, while it seems to be US geopolitical strategy in a prospective Trump Administration to distance Washington from both Iran and from China, while dangling the…

With the Trumpflation euphoria easing back slightly overnight, leading to a modest paring in the USD index and US Treasury yields, Asian and European stocks rose, while US equity futures rebounded to just shy of new all time highs, as crude jumped on renewed optimism that OPEC will agree to cut output; Italian equities underperformed…

Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu sits awaiting his meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at Villa Taverna in Rome, Italy, Monday, June 27, 2016. Israeli officials have told reporters that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is talking with his national security team on making plans for exactly what they’re going to demand President-elect Donald Trump…

Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton speaks to the media before a Security Council meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2006. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Still considered among the candidates for President-elect Donald Trump’s Secretary of State, John Bolton is continuing to underscore his longstanding aversion of…