10.29.2014

CRISIS IN AMERICAN-ISRAELI RELATIONS: RESORTING TO NAME CALLING

President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu in the Oval Office (i24 News)
An unnamed official in the Obama Administration has made demeaning remarks about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, referring to him as a 'chickenshit'.

Written by R. James Towe  james@sollicitus.us

It's no secret that the US relationship with Israel has been strained over the past six years. The American administration publicly finds fault in Israeli policies regarding the West Bank. One can only imagine the vitriol that flows behind closed doors.

10.23.2014

IRAN: A DANGEROUS NUKE DEAL IN THE MAKING

An unsatisfying agreement with the Islamic Republic may be on the horizon.
Written by R. James Towe  james@sollicitus.us
                                                                                                                                                                    

A November 24 deadline approaches between the P5+1 (Permanent Security Council members, plus Germany) and Iran on its nuclear program. 

Concern persists that a nuclear deal will be advantageous to the Islamic Republic's economic concerns while failing to reign in its ability to produce a nuclear weapon.