Category Archives: International

This land is my land, this land is Greenland

From the icy tundra To the icy tundra This land was made to protect the Arctic from the Russians and the Coms From out of left field it definitely is, but filled with sense and sound political instincts. Also taken … Continue reading

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“We are the party of the people. We are the party of the many.”

Wow! To which I might add this: Delingpole: Boris’s Brexit Cabinet Is the Soundest Since Margaret Thatcher.

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Yes! Prime Minister

Whatever else he might or might not do, he will deliver Brexit.

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Iran – unfolding

IRAN FORCES SAY THEY SEIZED BRITISH-FLAGGED OIL TANKER IN GULF Saudi king approves hosting U.S. troops to enhance regional security U.S. Army: We are monitoring the situation in the Strait of Hormuz Britain says seizure of two vessels by Iran … Continue reading

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The art of the impossible once again

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The May way to do Brexit

A bit more sarc. Quite refreshing.

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Trouble in the socialist paradise. What is happening in Sweden

Where did this come from? Criminal gangs? We might have expected street violence due to the experiment in multiculturalism that is under way but what is this with the bombs? Sweden has experienced a sharp rise in explosions in recent … Continue reading

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PDT’s 75th D-Day Anniversary Address

Even mentions “the intrepid Aussies”.

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Remember, remember the fourth of June

OK, so it doesn’t rhyme, but we should remember the date all the same. Here’s the story from today, fourth of June even: Storm over surprise warship visit. Defence experts said it was ­important there was transparency about engagement with … Continue reading

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Me old china plate

Two stories, separate but thematically linked. The first about Chinese foreign policy starts with this. Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon has warned that Australia will become “a tributary state” to China unless the Morrison government joins the US … Continue reading

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