In the wake of Qassem Soleimani’s death this month, the world breathed a sigh of relief that there were no casualties inflicted by Iran’s retaliatory missile attacks on the Iraqi military bases at Ain Al-Assad and Irbil, which house hundreds of US Army personnel.
January 15, 2020
In response to Iran’s seizure of the UK flagged merchant vessel Stena Bulk, the Royal Navy deployed a destroyer, HMS Duncan, to the Arabian Gulf to protect UK-flagged ships against further boarding by the Iranian military. The world breathed a sigh of relief, but should it?
August 06, 2019
In the recent American TV documentary “The Vietnam War,” there was a haunting quote by an eloquent and intelligent woman who had survived the ordeal being a “South Vietnamese boat person.”
November 25, 2017