The U.S. has gotten in too deep with the Kurds and it seems they have built their own kleptocracy in Iraq's north. What infuriates me most is that the Kurdish region has been depopulated of Christians due to the negligence or actions of the authorities.Erdogan might yet go all out against the Kurds.
God only knows what will happen then.
Putin visits exhibition of weapons seized from Syrian militants (video)Putin visits exhibition of weapons seized from Syrian militants (video)
Russian President Vladimir Putin attended an exhibition of weapons and equipment seized from militants in Syria, in Moscow on Tuesday.
According to the MoD, nearly 100 different types of weapons from pistols to grenade launchers manufactured in 18 countries, including Austria, Belgium, Great Britain, USA, Israel, the USSR and France were shown to the Russian leader.
There is little I hate seeing more around Christmastime than video messages from American soldiers who are stationed in some far-flung backwater, looking forlorn and sometimes heartbroken and saying hello to family they haven't seen in moons and children they've never seen (or might never see, God forbid). And for what? For democracy and the American way? Most of those troops would much rather be home with their loved ones and out of harm's way, not LARPing as Captain America.And they say Trump is dangerous