Fascinating article by The Diplomat, comparing Trump to Karimov. Personally? He reminds me of a flamboyant hybrid of Lebed/Zhirinovski except minus the military and nuclear acumen. He was good ... UNTIL he started talking details of military and strategic policy.
"MAKE LAURASIA GREAT AGAIN!" Dinosaurs, like Americans, were in decline long before the meteor killed them. Read my latest article. (Those of you who watched War Games in the 1980s will understand the analogy.)
Thomas Joscelyn: "If you talk to any Belgian counterterrorism or intelligence officials, no one—no one—is surprised by this. You can go all the way back to 2014 to Belgian authorities saying this was coming. They’ve launched a series of counterterrorism raids because they know that known terrorists are operating on their soil. This is the least surprising outcome that you could see." This is devolving rapidly into a Chuck Norris movie.