World Affairs

Waiting For The Black Swan

June 18, 2019 1

War with Iran would be the beginning of the end by Chris Martenson Two more tankers were attacked near the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday morning  (6/13/19) in the Gulf of Oman, and if hostilities […]

Military

The Curious Case of the Tankers

June 14, 2019 0

by Nat South for The Saker Blog I have taken the opportunity to look at the recent incident involving two outbound tankers in the Gulf of Oman. I have got some questions or two, (or […]

Military

Dissecting The Unfathomable American-Iranian War:

May 21, 2019 0

by Ghassan Kadi for The Saker Blog As the American military build-up continues around the Strait of Hormuz, and as a potential American-Iranian war looms, many analysts are convinced that war is imminent. I beg […]

Financial

$100 Oil?

April 25, 2019 0

BY GREG GUENTHNER Don’t look now — oil is streaking to new 2019 highs early this morning. Without much fanfare, a barrel of light crude has jumped more than 2% to kick off the new trading week, […]

Military

Why the Gulf States Are So Edgy

April 16, 2019 0

ALASTAIR CROOKE | A little more than a decade ago, I was asked to address a London dinner-table of about twenty Gulf ‘figures’ – a mix of Ambassadors and those with ‘ties to power’. All represented […]

Military

Iran is Cornered

February 8, 2019 0

The United States are preparing to organize the « Greater Middle East » without their troops. They will probably capitalize on the errors committed over the last five years by Iran in order to create […]

Military

Withdrawal From Syria?

December 20, 2018 0

Paul Craig Roberts According to various news reports, the validity of which is always questionable, US President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal of all US troops from the portion of Syria illegally occupied by […]

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