Month: October 2014

Turkey votes for Christmas

  Some commentators might be tempted to greet the news that the Turkish government has decided to allow Nato–read America and possibly Australia–to use air bases in Turkey to launch airstrikes against ISL forces in Northern Syria as a good…

Stream of consciousness

This is not a well thought-out article. Usually I have a theme that comes to mind and I work on it for a day or so, unless as was the case with the Scottish referendum I wanted to get something…