If anyone doubted Vladimir Putin when he said that his only goal in Syria was to crush the opposition to Assad, the latest military strikes should clear that up. Russia’s intention would be questionable if we thought it was there to do anything else other than keep Assad in control. However, he may have bitten off more than he can chew.
As the media draws its attention on the children of the refugees, a big question seems to be ignored as the administration’s top anti-ISIS envoy, Gen. John Allen pointed out. There is a real threat of the Daesh embedding itself within the refugees coming into Europe and eventually the U.S.
You may have heard a lot of opposition in the media on the Iran Deal. However, what many don’t realize is that the support goes well beyond the U.S. Congress and if the deal falls apart, the U.S. would be in the position of losing most of its credibility on the world stage when it comes to negotiations.
A county clerk from Kentucky, Kim Davis, has made recent headlines because of her refusal to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples (as well as heterosexual couples) on the grounds of religious conviction.