Observations of an Expat: Vietnam now US Proxy

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Tom Arms

It has taken 41 years. But Vietnam has finally completed the long journey from arch villain to American proxy.

The final catalyst for this transformation? The South China Sea and the competing claims of China and Vietnam for these 2.2 million square miles of strategic maritime real estate.

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Newly appointed Taliban Commander a serious threat to peace process

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Waqar Haider

Most people recently read or saw that a Taliban Commander was killed by a US drone attack in Pakistan. After this the American president and NATO confirmed the commander’s death.

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