Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Russia-NK agreement

What the Russia-North Korea security agreement actually means. It is not a treaty defense accord. It's an effort to secure greater North Korean aid for Putin's Ukraine war.

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Putin loyalty

Putin shows loyalty concern by promoting children of top allies. The Russian leader is putting dynastic politics at the heart of his stability base.

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Police carjackers

Prince George's County Police department show DC how to deal with carjackers. I was a witness to a successful pursuit and arrest of armed carjackers on Wednesday.

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Tajik arrests, China-Dutch

Urgent border terrorist threat underlined by Tajik arrests. Responding to an FBI tip off, ICE has arrested six Tajiks suspected of possible ISIS-K membership.

China's self-defeating Dutch gun barrel diplomacy. China wants ASML exports but it also wants to harass Dutch warships in international waters. The two don't gel well.

Monday, June 10, 2024

Orban national sovereignty

Viktor Orban's nationalist sovereignty jelly. The Hungarian leader does not care about sovereignty nearly as much as he pretends.

Friday, June 7, 2024

Yasen Cuban

The visit of a Russian submarine to Cuba is far more of a U.S. opportunity than a prospective threat. The intelligence collection potential related to this visit is significant.

Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Biden-Russia, FBI AMLO

Biden tempts Russian escalation with hairbrained Ukraine caution. The balance between deterring the Russians and encouraging them is rarely built around weakness.

FBI Director implies Lopez-Obrador is corrupted by cartels and more. The interesting testimony came via questions from Sen. John Kennedy.

Monday, June 3, 2024

Hong Kong schools

Hong Kong calls on primary schools to report anti-Communist Party attitudes and behavior. The guidance issued on Monday is just the latest evidence for the death of Hong Kong's democracy.