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By Gwynne Dyer - Feb 21,2019
US President Donald Trump is a man of his word, and he promised his “base” to build a wall on the US border with Mexico to stop an “invasion of gangs, invasion of drugs, invasion of people”.
By Gwynne Dyer - Feb 14,2019
Last Wednesday, US President Donald Trump said: "It should be announced, probably sometime next week, that we will have 100 per cent of the [Daesh] caliphate." Well, it is next week now, and by the weekend Trump will probably have made exactly that announcement.
By Gwynne Dyer - Feb 07,2019
For a moment there, I thought we had a new global threat to deal with, alongside the old favourites, like climate change, nuclear war and pandemics.
By Gwynne Dyer - Jan 29,2019
The decision to promote Juan Guaidó as a rival president to Nicolás Maduro in Venezuela was clearly made in Washington, not in Caracas.
By Gwynne Dyer - Jan 10,2019
There is no need to practice bleeding, as the soldiers say, but the British government did not get the message.
By Gwynne Dyer - Dec 27,2018
The Kurds of Syria are now frantically digging trenches around their cities and towns just south of the Turkish border, because Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that President Donald Trump gave a “positive response” to his plan for an invasion of Kurdish-cont
By Gwynne Dyer - Dec 13,2018
Maybe the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a bit more democratic than the mere Republic of Congo, but it is a matter of, fairly small, degrees.
By Gwynne Dyer - Nov 08,2018
Barack Obama said of the US midterm elections that “the character of our country is on the ballot”, and the outcome proved him right.
By Gwynne Dyer - Nov 01,2018
It was either ignorant or irresponsible for those campaigning for Brexit, British exit from the European Union, two years ago to claim that the Irish border would not be a problem.
By Gwynne Dyer - Oct 25,2018
The last time I wrote about the treaty banning “intermediate-range” nuclear missiles was 31 years ago, and I really thought I would never have to visit that tedious subject again.



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