January 2, 2019 | GEOPOLITICS ALERT

Day: January 2, 2019

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Iraq Rejects Iran Sanctions and US Troop Presence

Baghdad (GPA) – In another blow to US control on Iraq, the country’s foreign minister warned that Baghdad would ignore US sanctions on Iran. Speaking to journalists on Wednesday, Iraqi Foreign Minister Mohammed Ali al-Hakim laid out the latest step on the path to independence for Baghdad from the US concerning sanctions on Iran by Washington. Although Iraq […]

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Bolivia Rolls Out Universal Health Care To 5.8M Uninsured

La Paz (TeleSUR) – The Bolivian government under President Evo Morales has officially begun to register citizens for free universal health care that will be available in March. Health Minister Adolfo Zarate announced that a brigade of healthcare officials will go door-to-door throughout the country to register uninsured Bolivians between the ages of five and 60 until Jan. 28 in an […]

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US Military Apologizes for Posting Uncomfortably Honest NYE Tweet

Washington (CJ) – US Strategic Command (or “Stratcom” if you’re trying to make a nuclear-capable arm of the US Defense Department sound cool) has issued an apology for a poorly received New Year’s Eve tweet which has since been deleted. “#TimesSquare tradition rings in the #NewYear by dropping the big ball…if ever needed, we are #ready to drop something much, […]

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