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As the West declines,
Russia fills the vacuum

Telegraph (U.K.), by Janet Daley

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 7/20/2014 3:55:21 AM

Presumably there are at least a few politicians in the great Western capitals who have some idea of how to get a grip on the current global chaos. Perhaps at some point they will let us know what it is. At the moment, all that we are getting is banalities and obfuscation, which seem to be a cover for total panic. Apart from the obvious words of condolence and horror over the shooting down of a civilian airliner, no one seems to have anything meaningful to say about an incident that could have the diplomatic significance of the sinking of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 7/20/2014 4:19:31 AM     (No. 9932320)

Great catch, OP, thank you. Janet Daley is even more brilliant than usual in this spot on analysis of the current world situation. I wish she´d come back and work in the US so we could vote for her as President!

There´s a great deal of excellent information in this piece and one tends to gallop through it because it´s so good; it needs to be read at least twice.

A definite Must Read.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Desert Fox, 7/20/2014 4:25:36 AM     (No. 9932322)

No Problem and Agreed. You catch excellent dories as well. Janet Daley does hit this solidly on the head.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 7/20/2014 8:41:39 AM     (No. 9932499)

And we still have 2-1/2 years of this feckless ´leader´. I wouldn´t be surprised if we were under siege before long, and Obama continued to prance around the country as if he had no role in asserting American interests.

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