Dimitris Rapidis

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Israel is considering itself as the only democratic power in Middle East. The state that keeps the credos of the Western civilization and endeavors to secure peace in the region. The Arab threat and the entire risk of military escalation is always present, especially when dealing with the Palestinian issue. A significant support towards peace… » read more

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Turkey is a robust country, a pivotal player in the entire region which encompasses the Middle East, the Southeastern Mediterranean basin, and the Balkans. It always had a special role in these three areas due to the long-held historical, political, cultural, and economic ties and relations. Lately, Turkey has achieved to unleash a fundamental geopolitical… » read more

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US President Barack Obama has decided to bring into office in CIA and Pentagon two figures that have been involved in the counter-terrorist war of the country against Islamic fundamentalism. John Brennan was positioned as chief counter-terrorism advisor to the President, whereas Chuck Hagel was assumed with the Ministry of Defence. But why such a… » read more

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On 22 October 1962 US President JFK announced in a dramatic televised address to the American public that the Soviet Union has placed nuclear missiles in Cuba, and in response the US were establishing a blockade around the island in order to prevent any other offensive weapons from entering Castro’s state. Fifty years later why… » read more

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Readiness Exercise 84 is a series of executive orders that outlines the continuity of the US government wherein the constitution is suspended. Under this exceptional plan martial law is implemented and the military command take over state and local governments in order to ensure stabilization of the nation at any cost.

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Why US Democrats lure?

The United States’ candidates for the Presidency were always seen from the prism of personal sympathy or empathy worldwide. I have recently realized that the candidates from the Democratic Party seem to lure more the public than their opponents from the Republican Party. But does this estimation really matter?

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