Sundance, as per usual, is prognosticating with tremendous insight!
“We could drop half our favorable trade deals with Canada and Mexico and easily make them up with new trade deals with the U.K. and India. This reality is part of the dynamic POTUS Trump has been positioning as a counter-weight to an economic and geopolitical confrontation with China. All of those trade seeds have the potential to deliver a replacement harvest.”
“The bottom line is Bashir Assad, Russia and Iran are working together in Syria to keep Assad in power. A military force within of that nexus, mostly paid Russians, attacked a U.S. protected compound with tanks, artillery, mortars and rockets.
The U.S. responded with overwhelming air power (drones, B-52 bombers, F-15 fighter jets, Apache helicopters and AC-130 gun ships), raining down precision-guided munitions upon the enemy assault battalion (300 – 500), while disabling their communications capability, for approximately three hours. When the dust settled around 200 Russians were dead and hundreds wounded.”
& then this…
“However, to the intellectually honest international audience: the Russians just attacked the Americans, and the Americans opened a can of whoop-ass on the Russians in response.”