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Archive for May 2nd, 2017

The Trade Dreams of Boris Johnson

Reuters photo   By Binoy Kampmark   “My chances of being PM are about as good as the chances of finding Elvis on Mars, or my being reincarnated as an olive.” Boris Johnson, UK Foreign Secretary

Mr Corbyn: Your worst nightmare – Blair is back

AFP photo   By Hazel Speed Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear! Imagine Jeremy Corbyn and his Labour front bench enjoying a working lunch together…

“Terror is feared…”

Reuters photo   By Don Krieger “Terror is feared …” was the New York Times headline for the recent lone shooter killing spree in Paris. That incident will surely mean continuing martial law in France. ISIS claimed responsibility.

Poetry

Reuters photo   By Abigail Rathbone

Fiction: Twenty Per Cent

By Clive Aaron Gill

North Korea should stop crying wolf when there is one at their door

EPA photo   By Hazel Speed With the news that the largest Japanese warship is now escorting a US supply vessel, and the French and British Fleets are also included in military exercises whilst North Korea keep launching dud fireworks until they get it right, then it cannot be doubted this whole flotilla of military […]

The Caribbean’s Drug Trafficking Command Center

AFP photo   By Ricardo Swire The Dominican Republic maintains its standing as the Caribbean’s drug trafficking command center. The country’s seizures reflect its prosperous transshipment business.

Poetry

  Reuters photo   By Madhabi Das