The Saudis are burning through tens of billions a month maintaining a currency peg to the dollar that will not be broken because that is a major precondition of any U.S. support. They need to break the peg because oil prices are going to stay low for a long time.
French President Emmanuel Macron’s statement yesterday changes the game in Syria. Until yesterday France had been the most vocal supporter of U.S. regime change policy
If this move by the SAA was unexpected to Mattis then he admits publicly he is incompetent…
Show Notes: — A coup is underway in the U.K. to scuttle Brexit — Jeremy Corbyn will not be allowed to run the U.K. —