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#Bojo Recounts #Putin #Missile Attack Threat | -2h
- "He sort of threatened me at one point and said, 'Boris, I don't want to hurt you, but with a missile, it would only take a #minute,' or something like that," Johnson quoted Putin as saying
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TOTAL WIPE OUT #Putin’s 16,000mph ‘#Satan2#nuke with 12 #warheads that could destroy #UK to be ready in a year in WW3 fears | Dec 17 2021
"Flight From #Moscow to #London takes 5,82 minutes."
...well time to sip the last cup of tea, dear @BorisJohnson
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👇This is a BIG DEAL !! Why ? Thread below
#ChristopherWood is a well known Global Strategist and VERY bullish on India. This is what #FOREIGN Portfolio Investors are telling him and Kindly NOTE, this is before the WEAK CONSUMER RESULTS and #HindenburgReport

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In our latest #growth report for #Pakistan, we examined, among other themes, the role of #FDI in the country. How much #Pakistan attracts, how much it could attract, the impact on #productivity and on #jobs.

A short 🧵👇

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1) #FDI is a useful source of financing for #developing countries. It is stable, and typically associated w/ #export growth, #job creation and #productivity upgrading. Does that all of that apply to #FDI in #Pakistan? Let's see...
2) #Pakistan's #FDI inflows/GDP (in green below) have been historically low and declining. Image
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#Syria says #Israeli #missile strike puts #Damascus #airport out of service | Today
- Israel has carried out hundreds of strikes on targets inside government-controlled parts of Syria in recent years
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#Israeli #raids #kill Syrian soldiers, shut down #Damascus airport | Jan 2
- The volley of air-launched #missiles came from the direction of Lake #Tiberias in Israel at about 2am local time on Monday (23:00 GMT Sunday)
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#Israeli Raids Kill Syrian Soldiers, Shut Down #Damascus Airport | Dec 2
-The #TelAviv regime has been a main supporter of #terrorist groups that have battled the govt of Pres Bashar #AlAssad since #foreign-backed #militancy erupted in #Syria in early 2011
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A severe tightening of Chinese firms is taking shape in the U.S: is #Washington planning to catch two birds 🐦 🐦 with one stone ❓
More than 80 U.S.-listed Chinese #stocks, including JD.com and #Pinduoduo, have been included in a new list of pre-delisting (i.e., forced exit from the exchange), with a total of 105 #Chinese stocks on the list.
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The flood of foreign Govt visitors post-Ukraine, suggests, that they are finally trying to understand #India & #GOI #policy from the "horses mouth" (instead of seeing it through the biases of neo-colonialists and their Indian agents).
3/IFP #Japan #Kishida visithttps://mea.gov.in/incoming-visit-detail.htm?34991/IndiaJapan+Summit+Joint+Statement+Partnership+for+a+Peaceful+Stable+and+Prosperous+PostCOVID+World
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#war #Kyiv #Ukraine #Russia Collecting all reports thread; Ukraine's operational command says "cruise and ballistic missile strikes are underway at the control centres in Kyiv" from @lukeharding1968 Friends report explosions in #Kyiv, #Odessa #Kharkiv #Mykolaev thread, add info
Targets include airfields and military headquarters, operational command says
"Distant crumps - soft explosions - reported from west Kyiv, towards the airport. Not Cruise missiles, i think, but sounds like an attack on the airport." @JohnSweeney
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188/ns The urgent need for an Indian (conventionally armed) #Rocket #Force & associated #ISR to deter a decapitating strike by #PLARF 🧵
190/ns #National #Security #Strategy: #India's upcoming #Rocket #Force; Background, current state & future prospects 👍🏼 thediplomat.com/2021/11/indias…
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#Nigerian Stocks win Grand slam, investors gain N390 billion
#Nigerian Stocks extended their gains to fourth consecutive trading days, as the All-Share Index (#ASI) advanced further by 2.10% to close the day at 36,239.62 points.
Market Capitalization gained N390.18 billion to settle at N18.94 trillion while the Year-to-Date (YTD) returns to print at 34.30%.
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New important thread.

Explored: Rockefeller communique on #contacttracing, Verified (UN) guide on #vaccine #communications, insights via #Vaccine Confidence Project, & a Behavioral Insights report. Today> special report from Oct 15 2020 meeting, #WHO, Technical Advisory Group. Image
"On 15 Oct 2020, the WHO Technical Advisory Group (TAG) on Behavioural Insights & Sciences for Health held a special meeting w/ the WHO Department of Immunization, Vaccines & Biologicals to discuss behavioural considerations in relation to COVID-19 #vaccine #acceptance & uptake." Image
The report was developed by members of the WHO Technical Advisory Group on Behav. Insights & Sciences for Health, chaired by Cass Sunstein, largely credited w/ developing/popularizing notion of "nudges" as policy tools.

Technical Advisory Group members:

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Executive Order on Imposing Certain Sanctions in the Event of Foreign Interference in a United States Election

Foreign Policy

Issued on: September 12, 2018
By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (IEEPA), the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.) (NEA), section 212(f) of
the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 (8 U.S.C. 1182(f)), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, I, DONALD J. TRUMP, President of the United States of America, find that the ability of persons located, in whole or in substantial part, outside the United States to
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#GREAT SOUTHERN #LAND

#PROBLEM
Australia is being DELIBERATELY Decimated
by both Foreign & Domestic Entities
for the Benefit of the Few
at the Cost to the many
where YOUR Future is Determined
by someone else
b/c THEY say so

Here is the PROOF -;
#ISSUE
The Global Positioning is expanding

#QUESTION = Do You realize what is REALLY Going on
OR
Do you believe the Narrative that is couched in
"Feel Good" terms of Inclusion & Diversity ??

#QUESTION = Can You "SEE" the Direction
that is being Imposed ??
#DIRECTION

Natural Progression by Society is one thing
BUT
When that Direction is FORCED Upon You without any Public Discourse
The RESULT is #TYRANNY

#QUESTION = Do You think that is NOT Happening ??

Think Again -;
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The #deficit #myth #deficitmyth by @StephanieKelton #MMT modern monetary theory
Myth N. 1: The #state should budget like a #household
#RealityCheck : unlike a household, a #SovereignNation, which owns its national #centralbank, issues the #currency it spends
Myth N. 2: #deficit is evidence of #overspending
#RealityCheck: look to #inflation for evidence of over spending
The purpose of #taxes is not to pay for #government expenditures but to help rebalancing the #wealth distribution #MMT
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"There is none so blind, as one who will not see 🙈 "[Contrast this with fact that for 30 years(1974-2003) the USA built a structure of Global institutions to enforce #Global #technological #Apartheid to close India's access to All #strategic #technology 😢]🙉🙊
2/usa Renowned #US #Foreign #Policy & #National #Security #Experts still don't recognize their mistake in opening technology access for Communist #China(> 1980), while keeping #India cut-off from it till 2005. Th #NonProlif #Ayotollahs opposed Bush-MMS nuke accord(2005) till 2010
3/usa USA & India can put past behind, by accelerating India's Per capita Gdp gr to catch-up with China, by incentivizing, (1) a shift of #supply #chains from China to India, (2) transfer of defence tech to match China stolen tech,(3) increase in Jt development of strategic tech
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#BipolarOrder #HiTechDecoupling #PartialEcDecoupling Is the only policy option to thawart #CCP's #Socialist #Market #Ecnomy's #ESIS policy & #READ strategy, for dominating the #commanding #heights of the global economy!
2/ccp We have to make a distinction between DJT's approach to China policy(correct) and his approach to Rest of World(flawed). The core of the China policy is spot on & only needs to be adapted to the demands of diplomacy & 21st C narrative. https://t.co/YV9EY9AXLL
3/ccp Paradoxically the critique is both correct & wrong. If Trump wasn't a "bull in China shop" viz #CCP #China, World would still be debating how to compete with #PRC through investment in infrastructure, education & R&D, not CCP #spying, #HK & #Xinjiang theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/…
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Words like, #containment & #constrainment, are useful for academic discussion, but don't constitute a #Strategy. Th objective of China strategy is, or must be, to Deter China's Imperialism on its land & sea borders. This doesn't exclude talking to it abt climate change or Covid19
2/fp #Deterring China, requires (besides economic & defence reform), bilateral & plurilateral, security, diplomatic & economic coalitions(with US, France, UK, Japan & Australia, EU etc.) Test is to #Deter China from attacking us again & again! https://t.co/j9stU19NfU
3/fp A #National #Security #Strategy & #Foreign #Policy, which fails to #deter CCP ruled #China from #CreepingAcquisition of territory under our control, is not worth the fancy words 1 uses to describe it. Without clarity on our goals & how to achieve them, it's just obfuscation
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#Thailand #PM #Prayut insisted internal changes/shake-up within ruling #PalangPracharat party will have no impact on a cabinet reshuffle. Insists any reshuffle & its timing will be based solely on his own decision. Recently 18 key execs quit, prompting cabinet change speculation ImageImageImageImage
1 of #Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister #Somkid had just commented about the internal squabbles of the ruling #PalangPracharat party on Monday as seen here bangkokpost.com/thailand/gener…
#Thailand #PM #Prayut briefly addressed the issue of allowing #foreign #tourists back into the country. He said that the nation will most likely target to allow those from #Covid19-free countries who have managed the virus well to re-enter again once #Bangkok re-opens its doors ImageImageImageImage
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The latest issue of our #MiddleEast #Development Journal is now out, with 9 fantastic papers covering a number of urgent issues in the #MENA region, including #inequality, #SWFs. #trade and the future of #jobs: tandfonline.com/toc/rmdj20/12/… #MEJD @econromesh @ChahirZaki @Hanomics2
Sovereign wealth funds and cross-border investment bias: the case of #Arab countries by Ibrahim Elbadawi @ERFlatest, Raimundo Soto @ucatolica & @ChahirZaki @CairoUniv @EMNESorg: doi.org/10.1080/179381… 1/9 #MEDJ Image
Equivalence scales and the change in poverty levels across time: #Turkish case by Burcay Erus @UniBogazici: tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.10… 2/9 #MEDJ Image
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"Sergei Mikhailov is accused of working with the CIA"

"Two sources indicated he was a mole inside the FSB"

"He passed info to U.S. agents that led to a USIC report alleging Russia hacked the DNC"

"He may have been selling info for at least seven years"

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"In 2016, 'FSB agents' Mikhailov et al successfully used false intelligence to deceive Christopher Steele and others, who the DNC and Perkins Coie were bribing that year. An obstruction of justice jackpot!"
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Polish Internal Security Agency #ABW have detained on May 7 four 4 #Tajiks on charges of attempting to recruit Muslim converts to carry out militant attacks. The suspects were inspired by the #IslamicState terrorist organization but are not members of the group.
This is another terrorist plot in Europe with citizens of Tajikistan in recent days. On April 15 German authorities detained 5 Tajiks suspected of forming an IS cell plotting attacks in #Germany.
Two individuals in this Tajik cell in Germany were alleged to have traveled to Albania with plans to carry out a contract killing. Around two weeks later, authorities in Albania said they arrested a Tajik citizen sought by Germany for suspected membership in an IS cell.
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#ICYMI Ep. 1231 Fireworks at the White House - The Dan Bongino Show® Disingenuous Press Asks Q’s to Entrap President NOT to Get Truth to Americans, Dissecting Steele Dossier VS FBI Files, Bill of Rights & Constitution NOT a Suggestion, & More!
Order your copy of the #1 Best Seller “Exonerated: The Failed Takedown of President Donald Trump by the Swamp” amzn.to/2HZmfUp by Dan Bongino @dbongino #MAGA #DanBongino #BestSeller #DrainTheSwamp #MuellerReport #Phase4 #RT #Ad
Grassley And Johnson Request FBI Director Wray Turn Over All FBI Records On Crossfire Hurricane

#FBI #CrossfireHurricane #CrossfireTyphoon #FISC #FISAabuse

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#Singapore #Foreign Minister says importance of keeping markets open, maintaining supply chain connectivity for items like food, medical supplies stressed at #ASEAN-#US virtual meeting. Post- #COVID19 pandemic plans will also be key to stimulate economy facebook.com/30332546206/po… ImageImageImage
#US contributing some US$35 million to #ASEAN, develops new ASEAN-US Health Futures initiative to help with public health emergencies. America also wants its CDC to be used as regional mechanism to help prevent, monitor future outbreaks in #SoutheastAsia. mfa.go.th/main/en/news3/… Image
#Thailand #Foreign Minister @fmdonpram who attended this 1st special #ASEAN-#US virtual meeting urges greater cooperation to promote regional digital infrastructure to mitigate supply chain disruption & economic fallout from #Covid19. Also stressed need for information exchanges ImageImageImageImage
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#ASEAN-#China #Foreign Ministers special #Coronavirus #COVID19 meeting in #Vientiane #Laos started meeting by 1st screening a video showing how regional countries are encouraging China and supporting the country in fight against virus
#ASEAN-#China special #Coronavirus #COVID19 meeting in #Vientiane #Laos #Chinese Foreign Minister #WangYi says nation appreciates support, sympathies from regional leaders. Adds all are family & a friend in need is a friend indeed. Adds China will remember the friendship ImageImageImageImage
#China insists at #ASEAN-China special #Coronavirus #COVIDー19 meeting #Beijing has introduced comprehensive, effective measures to combat virus. Shows efforts working as number of new cases not increasing. Confident China can control virus & that disease is curable ImageImageImageImage
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#ASEAN #Foreign Ministers meet on #Coronavirus #COVID19 in #Vientiane #Laos. This discussion before grouping carries on conversation with #China foreign minister. All in the hope of finding greater coordination among public healthcare sectors & relevant agencies like immigration
As #ASEAN chair, #Vietnam #Foreign Minister opens meeting on #COVID19 #coronavirus saying discussion today "timely" to coordinate, strengthen cooperation among members to respond to virus. Adds as situation becomes more complex, new cases continue to emerge, spread on the ground ImageImageImageImage
#ASEAN #Vietnam Chair #Foreign minister adds regional bloc needs to review existing efforts, strengthen cooperation to combat #coronavirus
#COVIDー19. Despite the disease, regional ministers didn't shy away from doing their traditional handshake to exhibit an image of solidarity ImageImageImageImage
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