Category: GLOBAL

When is a spade a spade

Peter Adamis 23 January 2017 Those who have served will recognise the entrenching tool and that when digging a spade is a spade.  Gosh how I hated digging all night, during the day and when we were exhausted we still kept on digging. Now that I have the reader’s attention, please note that this article…

A Hellenic tragedy of enormous proportions

Abalinx Peter Adamis 8 August 2015 The article that follows (see below) these comments is a stark reminder that there are more ways to skin a cat and as such the European Union is also to be held accountable for allowing a nation not ready to enter under its fiscal umbrella. A copy of the…

An alternative point of view on the Hellenic fiscal crisis

Peter Adamis 13 July 2015 I have consistently stated many times over that Greece will not leave the Euro. A copy of the article may be downloaded by clicking on:AN ALTERNATIVE POINT OF VIEW ON THE HELLENIC FISCAL CRISIS My sympathies have always been with the YES voters in Greece because like them I understood…

Russell Crowe his movies and their impact on Australian society

Russel Crowe Abalinx – Peter Adamis   – 28 April 2015 First of all let me it clear that I am long time fan of Russell Crowe and his movies.  I have always known that his movies are a mixture o fact and fiction and that the story line has always been a good one. How…

Is this the face of James Foley’s executioner?

Peter Adamis   25 August 2014. According to recent news reports the identification of James Foley executioner has been made. At this stage the alleged killer suspect is none other than : Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, otherwise known as Lyricist Jinn Matic. A complete copy of the article may be downloaded by clicking on: RAPPER IDENTIFIED AS JAMES…

Isael being undermined within?

Peter Adamis  2 August 2014.   Yochanan Gordon’s ill conceived comments places all Israeli soldiers and Defence Force at risk. It is well known that in war, emotions and passion can get the better of anyone if driven by a desire for revenge rather defeating an enemy.   Download the complete copy of the article by clicking on:IS ISRAEL…

Iraqis prepare for life and death struggle against ISIS

LOVEDAY MORRIS AND KAREN DEYOUNG 22 June 2014.   A life and death struggle is going on in Iraq at the moment. No one knows what the outcome will be.  In Baghdad, the Iraqi military facing ‘psychological collapse’ after losses, desertions. After militantsfrom the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria took Mosul and other Iraqi cities, the government issued…

Who dares wins influence in the Middle East

Peter Adamis 22 June 2014.   The stakes are high, resources, influence, access to a range of commodities that will have far reaching effects for many years to come. A copy of the complete article am be downloaded by clicking on: WHO DARES WINS INFLUENCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST – EAST OR WEST Some say this a…

The paradox and irony of Iraq

Peter Adamis 19 June 2014 For the past 35 years or so the West taking its cue from the USA have been viewing Iran as an evil and uncooperative sovereign country that was bent of the spreading of terrorism and destruction on the world.  Now it’s being revealed that there have been negotiations going on…

Thailand military coup update

THAI DISPATCHES  Barry Petersen MC JP 17 June2014 Barry Petersen reporting from Bangkok has lived in Thailand since December 1992 and has a good  grasp of Thai politics and the  wealth disparity which exists in the country.   That wealth disparity was cleverly used by Thaksin, one of the wealthiest men in the country, to gain the…