Updated May 16, 2014
An item in today’s Washington Post by Rajiv Chandrasekaran refreshes our thoughts on the fraught Afghan scene. On these rainy/snowy days such as we are having today, a good idea is to read these recent volumes to reset one’s perspective on the Afghan and Iraq ventures. Short reviews and the points I see in them. At the link:
Recent release, “The Wrong Enemy” by Carlotta Gaul sheds a bright (if unwelcome in some circles) light on the doomed American adventure in Afghanistan and the dark role “ally” Pakistan has played in the debacle.
Russ Imrie, February 6, 2013
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List and links to my posts on China Daily Mail updated July 15, 2016 Washington DC
- China’s oil thirst may wrench Canada’s rule of law – the global race for energy January 10, 2012 (oil, Idle no More, Tar Sands, Alberta, CNOCC) http://chinadailymail.com/2013/01/10/chinas-oil-thirst-may-wrench-canadas-rule-of-law-the-global-race-for-energy/
- Write about China and you can expect to be hacked Feb 5, 2013 (Wen Jiaba, princelings, corruption, fortunes, nepotism, cronyism)
- The imperfect cyber storm is coming and it’s not China – Mandiant cyber spying May 17, 2013 http://chinadailymail.com/2013/05/17/the-imperfect-cyber-storm-is-coming-and-its-not-china-mandiant-cyber-spying/
- Turkey and China: Taksim, Tiananmen and the circling squares (this is a draft and not published yet)
- U.S. – China Security Perceptions Survey; a prelude to the Great War of 2014?
- South China Sea: China creates facts, builds ground to serve them. https://chinadailymail.com/2016/01/11/south-china-sea-china-creates-facts-builds-ground-to-serve-them/
- To deal with China, it should be strangulation, not bloodshed. https://chinadailymail.com/2016/04/11/to-deal-with-china-it-should-be-strangulation-not-bloodshed/
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