Category Archives: Iraq

Oklahoma!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  19 March 2018 NO, NO, OKLAHOMA! לֹא תִּרְצָח The last time Oklahoma hogged the global limelight – … Continue reading

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Caput anni

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Lions led by donkeys

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Not very bright

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  1 September 2014 It is sometimes said that military intelligence is a contradiction in terms. Now … Continue reading

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Guns abroad, guns at home

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  31 May 2014 Two letters in the International New York Times yesterday 30 May 2014: 1. … Continue reading

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The Iraq war: 10 years on

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  20 March 2013 THE  IRAQ WAR 20 March 2003 to 18 December 2011 On 15 and … Continue reading

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Secret courts and partitocracy

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  13 March 2013 We have frequently criticised the stranglehold over political life exercised by the leaders … Continue reading

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