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America’s Syrian Shame – by Roger Cohen, The New York Times

Putin’s policy is hard to distinguish from Obama’s. America’s capitulation is complete, with appalling results. Source: America’s Syrian Shame – The New York Times   I find the comments critical of Roger Cohen’s analysis more convincing than the comments of … Continue reading

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The Pentagon’s Top Threat? Russia – The New York Times

“The increased American investment sends a message to Mr. Putin and provides leverage to demand that other NATO countries do more to increase their own defense budgets. But the sheer size of the spending increase seems like a return to … Continue reading

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