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Syrian-Kurds carry portraits depicting jailed leader of the Kurdistan worker's Party Abdullah Ocalan, as they protest in Jawadiyah. Syria, after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed to launch an operation against towns in Syria held by the Kurdish people's Protection Units, which Ankara considers ...
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is an angry man at the best of times, but on Monday he outdid himself: "This is what we have to say to all our allies: don't get in between us and terrorist organizations, or we will not be responsible for the unwanted consequences." That was a barely veiled threat ...

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is an angry man at the best of times, but on Monday he outdid himself: "This is what we have to say to all our allies: Don't get in between us and terrorist organisations, or we will not be responsible for the unwanted consequences." That was a barely veiled threat ...
In President Erdogan's book, any Kurd with a gun in his hand is a 'terrorist', and the Syrian Kurds are a 'terror army'. In fact, they played the main role, under US air cover, in destroying the Syrian base of the real terrorists: Islamic State. As a result the army that the Kurds dominate, the Syrian Democratic ...
Ambitious aim: Japan's Hayabusa 2 spacecraft is scheduled to take rock samples from the asteroid 162173 Ryugu in July. By: Gwynne Dyer. Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Show more Bookmark this article. Share on Facebook facebook. Share on Twitter twitter. Share via email email.
Victory: Newly-elected African National Congress President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses delegates during the closing of the ANC's elective conference in Johannesburg on Wednesday. Photo/AP. Wanganui Chronicle. By: Gwynne Dyer, Gwynne Dyer. Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter ...

FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 file photo, visitors and Russian military police officers walk toward the Citadel, Aleppo's famed fortress. Russian news outlets say thousands of Russians have b. Wanganui Chronicle. By: Gwynne Dyer, Gwynne Dyer. Share via email Share on facebook Share on ...
They are not into full disclosure, as a rule, but they know that if you lie, sooner or later you will be caught out, and then you are in deep trouble. So just change the subject, or answer a different question than the one you were asked, or just keep talking but saying nothing until everybody gets bored and ...
"ALL of us are saying 'Hey, United States, we don't think this is a very good idea'," said Jordan's King Abdullah II in 2002, when it became clear that President George W. Bush was going to invade Iraq. But Bush didn't listen, and it turned out to be an extremely bad idea. This time, with President Donald J.
Down with old King Coal: A protester holds a sign demanding to end coal burning during the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP) climate talks in Bonn. Photo/AP. By: Gwynne Dyer. Share via email Share on facebook Share on twitter Show more Bookmark this article. Share on Facebook facebook.
"If you read Gwynne Dyer's column on a regular basis in the Lethbridge Herald, you're one of many, many readers, as his website notes, his columns are published by over 175 papers in some 45 countries," LPL officials said in a news release. Dyer's latest book, "Surviving the populist Wave," is scheduled ...
If you want to make somebody look evil, light the scene dramatically from underneath, and they did look evil in a comic-book sort of way. Like the three witches in Macbeth, suggested conservative commentator Bill Kristol. And everybody knew that their curses were aimed at Iran. Now Trump has directed ...
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens as President Donald Trumps speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, June 12, 2017. We have to face facts: there is no U.S. federal government anymore in the normal sense of the word. Gwynne Dyer. Social Security payments still get ...
26 at 7 p.m. at the Della Herman Theater, Gwynne Dyer lectures on The Trump Era: Barking up the Wrong Tree. ... 18, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cleaning out your book stash and getting ready for winter reading, bring your books to the Library, then when you have made some space, come in to the sale to find books ...
The last time when North Korean nuclear weapons might have been headed off by diplomacy was 15-20 years ago, when there was a deal freezing North Korean work on nuclear weapons, and then one stopping the country's work on long-range ballistic missiles. If they had been negotiated with the same ...
His most recent book is Don't Panic! Islamic state terrorism and the Middle East. After the presentation, Dyer will be available to sign copies of his books and there will be copies on sale, as well. Tickets are $10 and available at either branch of Coquitlam Public Library, with the event taking place at the City ...
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book. This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.

Gwynne Dyer is coming to the Lethbridge Public Library's Main Branch on ... Dyer's latest book, "Surviving the populist Wave," is scheduled for ...
Here's the scenario. Late one evening Donald Trump is watching Fox News and a report comes on that North Korea is planning to launch a missile that can reach the United States. (Kim Jong Un's regime has said it is going to do that one of these days - but only as a test flight landing in the ocean somewhere, not as an ...
By Gwynne Dyer, Special to Postmedia Network ... the scene dramatically from underneath, and they did look evil in a comic-book sort of way.
... from underneath, and they did look evil in a comic-book sort of way. Like the ... Gwynne Dyer is an independent journalist whose articles are ...
By Gwynne Dyer on October 18, 2017 ... somebody look evil, light the scene dramatically from underneath, and they did look evil in a comic-book sort of way.
Gwynne Dyer is much more than a journalist. I will quote from the blurb in his book on Middle East affairs ... "Gwynne Dyer has served in the ...
If you want to make somebody look evil, light the scene dramatically from underneath, and they did look evil in a comic-book sort of way.
Breakwater launches new Newfoundland And Labrador books. Dr. Matthew Bowes, Nova Scotia's chief medical examiner, and Justice Minister Andrew Parsons ...
A lecture by Dr. Gwynne Dyer entitled "What the First World War Taught Us" on Sept. 26 in the Bruneau Centre, .... books for sale. Cash bar.
Catalan nationalist leader Carles Puigdemont got most of what he wanted out of the chaotic pseudo-referendum on Sunday, Oct 1: 761 people injured by the Spanish police trying to block it. One or two martyrs dead for the cause of Catalan independence would have been even better, and no doubt the 761 ...
THE neighbours are very cross about last Monday's independence referendum in the Kurdish part of Iraq, which is currently known as the ...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's U.S. visit is a pre-meeting for the two politicians before Germany hosts the G20 summit in Hamburg in July.
26 at 7 p.m. at the Della Herman Theater, Gwynne Dyer lectures on The ... book stash and getting ready for winter reading, bring your books to ...
Gwynne Dyer has worked as a freelance journalist, columnist, broadcaster ... His latest book, "Climate wars: The Fight for Survival as the World ...
The last time when North Korean nuclear weapons might have been headed off by diplomacy was 15-20 years ago, when there was a deal ...
A man watches a television screen showing U.S. President Donald Trump (left) and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a news program ...
He is also the author of several books, including war. His most recent book is Don't Panic! Islamic state terrorism and the Middle East. After the ...
International affairs columnist and author Gwynne Dyer readily acknowledges that populist demagogues pose a serious threat to western ...
"It is rather unlikely that Chinese President Xi Jinping has ever read German children's books," writes Thomas Latschan. "But if he had, he would certainly ... So we're paying attention now, and we even know where the next war will start: Lebanon," writes Gwynne Dyer. "That seems unfair, as Lebanon's last ...
Internationally known historian and journalist Gwynne Dyer, ... Dyer offers predictions in his latest book, "Surviving the populist Wave," going to ...
If you want to make somebody look evil, light the scene dramatically from underneath, and they did look evil in a comic-book sort of way - like the three witches in ...
Taking another page from the comic book philosophy (as Harbour Deep Throat puts it) of The Donald, Sleazebag will be hiring as many family members as possible in his cabinet.
As a starting point, I would encourage one to begin by reading Adolf Hitler written by the Pulitzer Prize winner John Toland (Ballantine Books, 1977). ... Re: Regarding Gwynne Dyer's column, There's life in deep space (March 3, Chatham Daily News).
He showed me his telescope, pictures he had taken, and even an exercise book in which he had done sketches of our solar system and the entire galaxy with colored pencils.
He showed me his telescope, and pictures he had taken, and even an exercise book where he had done sketches of our own solar system and the entire galaxy with coloured pencils.
Author Gwynne Dyer was at Dufferin County Museum and Archives this week speaking to Dufferin high school students from the Digital Historian Project (DHP) about the "why now?
Gwynne Dyer blames the current famine in many African countries on the various wars and conflicts in some of these same countries.
Only 39 light-years away, Astronomers have found seven planets circling a very small "red dwarf" star called Trappist-1. All seven are in or near what we call the "Goldilocks zone": Not too hot, not too cold, but just right for water to remain liquid ...
Without a proper sense of urgency, we will be eventually defeated, dominated and very likely destroyed," wrote former Gen. Michael Flynn, President Trump's national security adviser, in his recent book. "They are dead set on taking us over and drinking ...
"Without a proper sense of urgency, we will be eventually defeated, dominated and very likely destroyed," wrote former Gen. Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's national security adviser, in his recent book. "They are dead set on taking us over and ...
"Without a proper sense of urgency, we will be eventually defeated, dominated and very likely destroyed," wrote former Gen. Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's national security adviser, in his recent book. "They are dead set on taking us over and ...
Through his books he has explored the history of war, the 2003 invasion of Iraq, climate change, terrorism in the Middle East and more.
Gwynne Dyer, Canadian independent journalist, historian and author based in London, England. His most recent book, published in 2015,and the topic of the Oct. 20, 2016 lecture, Don't Panic: ISIS, terrorism, and Today's Middle East.


 

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