Monthly Archives: July 2015

Greece has two choices. And so do the creditors | Vassilis K. Fouskas and Constantine Dimoulas


(openDemocracy, 21 July 2015) After 13 July 2015, Syriza’s Greece and, for that matter, the creditors have two choices. Modernise the Greek state; or let Greece default and risk disintegration not just of EMU/EU but also Nato. Mitterand at the … Continue reading

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Expansion by Stealth: UK Strikes in Syria | Binoy Kampmark


(Counterpunch, July 20, 2015) It is worth noting that the UK Parliament was against it, namely, enlarging a campaign against the Islamic State that would also involve targeting Syrian positions. The security cognoscenti were always insisting that any conflict with … Continue reading

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