Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov hasn’t become the world’s most respected diplomat without cause. His statement today, carried by Russian news agency ITAR-TASS, leaves open the avenue for a face-saving statement by the U.S. after the bombshell BBC report that it cut a deal with ISIS fighters in Raqqa, allowing them to leave unmolested. "I … Continue reading Russia Still Allowing U.S. to Save Face in Syria
From my perspective, it looks like Qatar has stopped backing al-Qaeda in Syria (Jabhat al-Nusra) and the Saudis have stopped backing ISIS. The next step is for Qatar to end its relationship with Hamas. That will make both Trump and Putin happy. Nothing will make the Saudis happy short of claiming Qatar’s gas fields for itself and destroying Iran.
Show Notes for Episode 5: The Trumpire Strikes Back Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey It's implications for Trump's administration Why Lindsay Graham may be changing his tune Why John McCain isn't And does this mean Hillary Clinton should be looking for hair dye that matches Orange. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is meeting with both Rex Tillerson and Donald Trump today Long range implications of these events on the Gold, Silver and Currency Markets. The Euro and the Yen are both in serious trouble U. S. Dollar liquidity is very tight and it's dragging down many different markets.