Category Archives: International

The troops will “redeploy and remain in the region”

The news just in: Trump: U.S. troops to stay in Middle East, prevent ISIS resurgence. President Donald Trump says the roughly 1,000 U.S. troops he has ordered to leave Syria will remain in the Middle East to prevent a resurgence of the Islamic State … Continue reading

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Restoring the situation as best they can

Only just seen this but it is easy to believe: Trump Sends Emergency Delegation to Turkey Amid Bloody Offensive in Syria. From The Free Beacon so not from the Fake News Media. A delegation of senior Trump administration officials will … Continue reading

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The re-establishment of American power is the first priority

Donald Trump is the president for our times, and in many ways the last hope for our Western Civilisation and our way of life. But it’s not as if I have never been critical of his approach to issues, and … Continue reading

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You should do what will turn out best in the long run

I’ll start with this: Middle East wars will rage with or without America’s heavy presence. It’s from The Times via The Australian so take it for what it is. As long as the West and its dwindling number of allies … Continue reading

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Our man in London

I’m struggling to follow the chain of logic that connects Alexander Downer to the Clintons’ and then onto an effort to impeach Donald Trump. In the very first instance I don’t understand why the local left are so excited by … Continue reading

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“The Australian Government will use its best endeavors”

Further to the earlier story on Australian providing assistance to PDT we now have this: Letter From Australian Official Emerges That Casts Doubt On Report From New York Times. Just by being from the New York Times is enough to … Continue reading

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What did Remainers think was going to happen?

Remainers are reaping a whirlwind: Boris Johnson has refused to back down over accusations he is stoking hatred against MPs and endangering their lives with inflammatory language over Brexit. Amid furious confrontations between his frontbench and Labour MPs on Thursday, … Continue reading

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Trump’s speech to the UN

It’s 36 minutes long. Here is a report on the speech. Here’s a part of that speech. “We are here to advance the common good while upholding our shared humanity and values,” the secretary general said. “That vision united the … Continue reading

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Watching Westminster burn

The UK Supreme Court has ruled that proroguing the Parliament was unlawful. The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom has issued a sensational and damning ruling that Prime Minister Boris Johnson acted illegally in suspending parliament for five weeks. There … Continue reading

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To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war

The only person in the Trump White House I trust on policy is Donald Trump himself. Not that I think he gets it right all the time, but that I think his instincts are right almost all the time, and … Continue reading

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