Category: Geopolitics

“Can you be sure of anything?” says Donald Trump about the North Korea deal

“Can you be sure of anything?” says Donald Trump about the North Korea deal

The Korean Peninsula has for long been a geopolitical flashpoint and a cause for considerable anxiety.  It has put to test many a US President over the past – almost 70 years! Then you have dear Donald come by and shake every branch of the post-Cold War infrastructure.  Yes, that’s exactly what I believe he is …

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The Economist never sounded so confused !

The Economist never sounded so confused !

The grand old man of global economic journalism  seems to be tottering after having stooped low to make a personal attack on the legitimately elected leader of the world’s most populous democracy. It says : India’s prime minister is not as much of a reformer as he seems – But he is more of a nationalist firebrand …

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The US will now have to dispatch a statesman to unravel the Qatar mess…………

The US will now have to dispatch a statesman to unravel the Qatar mess…………

Published LinkedIn on 07/06/2017 Qatar has been accused of extending support to Iran, the long-established villain in the Sunni dominated Middle East political arena. Qatar has been accused of funding almost every type of terror group; Shiite, the Sunni Al-Qaeda, the Muslim Brotherhood and even the ISIS. Even as Qatar denies all allegations, the Gulf …

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Brexit: It may be more political than economics

Brexit: It may be more political than economics

Published LinkedIn on June 30, 2016 It seems that Brexit will continue to heave and weigh on global markets for some time to come. Boris Johnson slipped saying he never expected the “Leave” camp to win and hence had not thought of what was entailed in actually leaving the EU. Therefore, it’s hardly surprising to see …

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