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  • Putin eyeing rival pipelines

    But the ultra-nationalist leader of the Liberal Democratic Party actually frightened the Kazakhs, because there is a bigger game going on.Kazakh ...

  • There’s no new Cold War

    He’s 83 years old, he played a leading role in ending the last Cold War, and he’s practically a secular saint. Surely he knows what he’s talking ...

  • Merkel’s clever counter-strike

    It’s a very big deal: Merkel is pulling the rug out from under Cameron. For all his tough talk about renegotiating the terms of Britain’s ...

  • Fusion power: goodbye fossil fuels?

    McGuire was talking to Aviation Week, the oldest and most widely read magazine covering the defence industry, and he was promising a working ...

  • Oil: blindsided by fracking technology

    No it won’t, and neither will Russia, Iran or Nigeria. The only major oil exporters that are not in deep trouble are the Arab countries, whose ...

  • Recognizing Palestine

    In September of last year, Mahmoud Abbas, the long-overdue-for-an-election president of the Palestinian National Authority, was given permission ...

  • Ebola efforts: too little, too late

    And people who have been infected by Ebola cannot pass it on to others during the incubation period (between two and 21 days). Only when they ...

  • Hong Kong: Xi’s big choice

    The police are already using tear gas and pepper spray, and rubber bullets will be next. It’s not exactly Armageddon, but it’s the most serious ...

  • Imperfect Afghanistan

    President Hamid Karzai, who was given the job of running Afghanistan after the United States invaded in 2001 and subsequently won two deeply ...

  • Scotland stays

    And lo! It came to pass just as the Kurdistan Times predicted. The silver-tongued colonialists lured the Scots into voting No, and by a fairly ...