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Don’t Be Alarmed But China Could Be Building A Military Base In Pakistan

Don’t Be Alarmed But China Could Be Building A Military Base In Pakistan

  By LAWRENCE SELLIN, Retired Colonel, U.S. Army Reserve | 3:30 PM 01/01/2018   In a mid-December op-ed at The Daily Caller, I questioned what appeared to be signs of Chinese militarization of Pakistan, in particular, and in the Indian Ocean, in general. . In the last few months, there have been persistent reports of […]

If you want to fight a Taliban insurgency, fight like an insurgent

If you want to fight a Taliban insurgency, fight like an insurgent

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD, May 13, 2017 According to a senior White House official, President Donald Trump is deciding between two U.S. strategies in Afghanistan, one “more kinetic” and the other “less kinetic.” The more kinetic plan envisions an increase of at least 3,000 U.S. troops to the existing levels of about 8,400, a matching […]

Who Got Us Into These Endless Wars?

By Patrick J. Buchanan, Monday – August 8, 2016 at 10:54 pm “Isolationists must not prevail in this new debate over foreign policy,” warns Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations. “The consequences of a lasting American retreat from the world would be dire.” To make his case against the “Isolationist Temptation,” Haass creates […]

Pakistan: at least 65 killed in Lahore blast, Taliban claims responsibility

Pakistan: at least 65 killed in Lahore blast, Taliban claims responsibility

A suicide bombing has killed at least 65 people, cure mostly women and children, in the Pakistani city of Lahore. Local authorities said at least 280 more people have been injured and that they fear the death toll is likely to rise. The Taliban faction Jamaat-ul-Ahrar has claimed responsibility for the attack and said “Christians […]

Middle East: Persecuted Flocks Prepare For Christmas

Middle East: Persecuted Flocks Prepare For Christmas