The group of fake accounts planted pro-United Arab Emirates opinion articles in various right-wing publications.
“There’s a pretty profound desire in Democratic foreign policy circles for a more progressive approach, and that’s not where Eliot Engel is or who he is,” said a former Obama aide.
The government of Recep Tayyip Erdogan has taken on highly destabilizing roles in almost all the region’s conflicts, and that’s the last thing this part of the world needs.
Counter-terror on a shoestring will empower Washington’s major adversaries.
Maduro has built a byzantine network of allies—notably Iran and Russia, but also shady gold traders and sympathetic shipping tycoons—to come to his rescue.
Vladimir Putin wants a stable Syria, with billions from abroad for his oligarch cronies to rebuild the country. But Assad's infamy and the ayatollahs stand in the way.
It was supposed to ensure food and medicine got into Iran despite Trump’s sanctions. But the Swiss-based banking effort hasn’t done any business, the Swiss confirm.