Author: The Saker

Trump Plans to Keep U.S. Troops Permanently in Iraq

Trump Plans to Keep U.S. Troops Permanently in Iraq by Eric Zuesse for The Saker A reliable and exceptionally knowledgeable source, who doesn’t wish to be publicly identified, has confidentially informed me that an agreement has been reached in which...

Perspective on current Russia

Perspective on current Russia by Alexey Mineev (Проект Кино telegram in Russian) for the Saker “It is the economy, stupid.” It is the corruption, stupid. The reason that President Putin just undertook the major government shake-up axing PM Medvedev, his economy...

Iran / Iraq / Israel / Washington DC – It’s Far, Vvveeerrryyy Far From Over

Iran / Iraq / Israel / Washington DC – It’s Far, Vvveeerrryyy Far From Over by The Saker Dear friends, Looks like Round 1 is over.  Let’s begin with a small recap of events: Iran fired a relatively small number...