This Nigerian Islamist unrest is, like most of the Islamist unrest, orchestrated by the US, in this case to create instability and to disrupt China’s economic growth. Nigeria is the 13th largest oil producer in the world. The western Africa nation’s other natural resources include natural gas, tin, iron ore, coal, limestone, niobium, lead, zinc and arable land. All over [Continue reading…]
You get the power in the capital – this axion is now apparently also grasped in Turkey. The riots are shifting to Ankara; thereby, the demands of the protesters are still basically negativistic – the dismissal of corrupt officials, the end of certain reforms and Erdogan’s departure. It is tough to see something constructive in it.
Egypt and the Islamic loans – Egypt manoeuvres itself more and more into the situation of the late USSR. President Mursi (Morsi) nimbly takes out loans and debts. Meanwhile, there is also a so-called “Islamic loan” (Islamic economic jurisprudence), an interest-free loan, of 2 billion U.S. dollars from the neighbouring Libya for Egypt.