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by aerosreenivas
Fri Jan 31, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment part II: The Senate Trial
Replies: 632
Views: 14735

Re: Impeachment part II: The Senate Trial

I feel the key player, in the On-Going Impeachment Trial of Trump, was John Bolton. He should not have waited for him to be 'Subpoena' by the House Representatives dominated by the Democrats. Had he testified during the hearing of the House Intelligence Committee and the House Judiciary Committee, t...

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by aerosreenivas
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment part II: The Senate Trial
Replies: 632
Views: 14735

Re: Impeachment part II: The Senate Trial

With the likelihood of President Trump being acquited in the on-going Senate trial for Impeachment, is this going to give Trump and other future US Presidents an undue power to ask any foreign leaders to check on their opponents as some political experts suggest? Or is it a one-off situation because...

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by aerosreenivas
Fri Jan 31, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Which country has the best leader today?
Replies: 51
Views: 1769

Re: Which country has the best leader today?

Justin Trudeau of Canada is the best leader as of now.

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by aerosreenivas
Thu Jan 30, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash
Replies: 725
Views: 103730

Re: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash

Basketball is a popular sport around the world, but a major sport only in the US. Most people around the world had never heard of Kobe Bryant before his death (and I'm sure the accident didn't make the news everywhere either). Just saying. Basketball has been a followed sport around the world, incl...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash
Replies: 725
Views: 103730

Re: Kobe Bryant killed in a helicopter crash

The death of one of the greatest Basket Ball Player in the world, Kobe Bryant, this Sunday, due to helicopter crash has left everyone saddened. As the report says, the helicopter flew when the weather was very bad. My question is Could it have been avoided had one of the victims strongly objected to...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Kobe Bryant's Death - Could It Have Been Avoided?
Replies: 3
Views: 374

Kobe Bryant's Death - Could It Have Been Avoided?

The death of one of the greatest Basket Ball Player in the world, Kobe Bryant, this Sunday, due to helicopter crash has left everyone saddened. As the report says, the helicopter flew when the weather was very bad. My question is Could it have been avoided had one of the victims strongly objected to...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Dec 25, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Religious Freedom Losing Its Ground Around The Globe?
Replies: 66
Views: 3012

Re: Is Religious Freedom Losing Its Ground Around The Globe?

I'm bringing this topic of 'Religious Freedom' over here mainly because of the recent trends that have been taking place in my country, India as well as around the globe. Nowadays, we see every nation around the world talking about 'Majoritarianism' even in a Democratic society. For example, in the...

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by aerosreenivas
Thu Dec 19, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Impeachment Hearings
Replies: 743
Views: 27516

Re: The Impeachment Hearings

Is the delay of Impeachment trial in the Senate going to affect the strategy of McConnell in saving Trump from getting impeached?

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Dec 18, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Religious Freedom Losing Its Ground Around The Globe?
Replies: 66
Views: 3012

Is Religious Freedom Losing Its Ground Around The Globe?

I'm bringing this topic of 'Religious Freedom' over here mainly because of the recent trends that have been taking place in my country, India as well as around the globe. Nowadays, we see every nation around the world talking about 'Majoritarianism' even in a Democratic society. For example, in the ...

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by aerosreenivas
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: India's lower House passes controversial citizenship bill
Replies: 82
Views: 3820

Re: India passes law creating religious test for migrants, bans Muslim migrants from acquiring citizenship

This harsh move by the BJP government is clearly showing signs of all the world communities including the US committees expressing their disappointment in Muslims being left out. In the coming days, the Trump admin might consider imposing sanctions on the Indian government. This will affect our econ...

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Impeachment Hearings
Replies: 743
Views: 27516

Re: The Impeachment Hearings

It will be a shock to Trump, if some of the Republican Senators silently vote for Impeachment. There will be dropped jaws and coffee mugs all over the planet if that happens.... Best regards Thomas Yup. In particular, the heads will start to roll for some people in the Eastern part of our planet, a...

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Dec 10, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: The Impeachment Hearings
Replies: 743
Views: 27516

Re: The Impeachment Hearings

It will be a shock to Trump, if some of the Republican Senators silently vote for Impeachment.

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Dec 10, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America vs India
Replies: 87
Views: 3727

Re: America vs India

Yesterday, the BJP-led Indian Government had passed the controversial 'Citizenship Amendment Bill' in the Lok Sabha, This is a wrong path that they are leading India into and its going to affect all of us soon. It has already got the attention of the US Congress where some of its committees that sta...

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by aerosreenivas
Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Saudi aviation student kills three at U.S. Naval Base
Replies: 51
Views: 2601

Re: Saudi aviation student kills four at U.S. Naval Base

It is hardly surprising that this sad incident took place involving a Saudi national. It is being treated as a 'Terrorist Attack' by the FBI and other security agencies. Why? Because, if you look at the past terrorist attacks that have taken place across the globe, most of them have involved atleast...

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Nov 26, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America vs India
Replies: 87
Views: 3727

Re: America vs India

They should not. But they are. Its been 110 days now that Kashmir valley has been cut off from the world. All political leaders under house arrest. All communication with the outside world blocked. 14 year old children are being picked up by security forces and held as collateral for the good behav...

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Nov 25, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America vs India
Replies: 87
Views: 3727

Re: America vs India

If the 'Akhand Bharat Shrest Bharat' project were to become a reality, I hope it doesn't in the larger interest of India, then it would mean that BJP is the biggest hypocrite in the country. How? This will create a opening for Pakistan to get more sympathy from the world community. If better sense ...

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Nov 25, 2019 12:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America vs India
Replies: 87
Views: 3727

Re: America vs India

The international community is not worried about Hindutva fascism today for the same reason that they were not too worried by the rise of Nazi's in Germany. Most countries in the West continued dealing with the Nazi's well into the late 30's. Why? Because its "NOT OUR PROBLEM"! The attitu...

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Nov 25, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: America vs India
Replies: 87
Views: 3727

Re: America vs India

You liked his post because it catered to all your prejudices. Unless you are a Indian who stays in India, your post is of zero value. Well that’s not saying much since most Indians would rather die than ever criticize or admit India’s problems. I would give a lot more weight to an international opi...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Nov 13, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 609
Views: 65166

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Will there be a public protest through out the US should Trump not be impeached even after the public hearing of the witnesses to be held on Wednesday?

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 609
Views: 65166

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

Can the Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky, come to Trump's rescue by saying that yes he agreed to the US President's request of investigating Joe Biden and his son?

Will that help Tump avoid impeachment?

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by aerosreenivas
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Impeachment: for real this time?
Replies: 609
Views: 65166

Re: Impeachment: for real this time?

In all of this Impeachment Drama, more than Trump, I feel Lindsey Graham has shown more dirt and has sold his values and principles of upholding American Constitution by surrendering as a blind follower of Trump. I have seen most of his statements that he has made before Trump's presidency that were...

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by aerosreenivas
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Write the President's resignation speech.
Replies: 59
Views: 4548

Re: Write the President's resignation speech.

The Impeachment MUST happen. It must proceed to serve as a 3rd rail to warn future presidents not to usurp the nation's laws, ignore the constitutional powers of Congress, serve notice on inviting foreign powers to intervene in Domestic affairs... ..the role of the President must be re-establish as...

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by aerosreenivas
Sun Nov 03, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Write the President's resignation speech.
Replies: 59
Views: 4548

Re: Write the President's resignation speech.

The best response from the American voters should be in the 2020 Presidential Election by removing Trump from the Presidential seat rather than deciding on whether or not the Impeachment should happen or not.

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by aerosreenivas
Fri Nov 09, 2018 4:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should there be a Multi Party System in American Democracy?
Replies: 102
Views: 4453

Re: Should there be a Multi Party System in American Democracy?

Thank you all very much for all your great thoughts and point of view mentioned so far on this topic.

Please keep them coming.

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Should there be a Multi Party System in American Democracy?
Replies: 102
Views: 4453

Should there be a Multi Party System in American Democracy?

On the eve of the Mid-term Poll in the US, I can't help but ask all the members of this forum in America this question. Should the world see a Multi Party System in the American Democracy? With the ever changing demography of the US, it means there will be many communities with different thinking, e...

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Nov 06, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is India a failing democracy
Replies: 60
Views: 5087

Re: Is India a failing democracy

If any Modi critics wants to paint this as a grim situation happening in this country, then I think the BJP needs to be more worried than the citizens of India. Because BJP will have no rights to talk about Pakistan being the rouge nation as Democracy in India will slowly die down. If this takes pla...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Aug 29, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sen McCain has died
Replies: 117
Views: 5670

Re: Sen McCain has died

I feel at the time of crisis or losing someone whom you might have a disagreement with, you need to show respect to that person's loss rather than demean him even when he is dead. In this situation after McCain's death, Trump never showed that honor and respect that McCain deserves.

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by aerosreenivas
Sun Aug 26, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Sen McCain has died
Replies: 117
Views: 5670

Re: Sen McCain has died

If McCain was to become the US President in 2000, I wonder if he would have prevented the September 11 attack. Also, Russia would not be breathing freely as they are doing right now under Trump.

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?
Replies: 20
Views: 1108

Re: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?

It depends on how long we will see Trump be able to cling on to the very small support base that he seems to satisfy for the most part of his current term as President. If you look at his policies, so far it has not bought all communities in America together. Democrats might have a chance to win bac...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?
Replies: 20
Views: 1108

Re: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?

Looking at the current political situation in the US where Donald Trump seems to carry the nation in a different direction right or wrong, I would like to ask all the esteemed members of this forum this question. Would it have been a different story had Paul Ryan, the current speaker of the house, ...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Aug 01, 2018 4:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?
Replies: 20
Views: 1108

Re: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?

Apart from Paul Ryan, I felt Marco Rubio was another best choice to be nominated as the Presidential Candidate to fight Hillary Clinton.

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by aerosreenivas
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?
Replies: 20
Views: 1108

Re: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?

The Russian meddling would not have taken place in 2016 US election had there been a more mentally strong candidate running for the Presidency post rather than a self-serving person like Donald Trump. He seems to be ready to sell American values and principles and allies for the sake few applause fr...

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by aerosreenivas
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?
Replies: 20
Views: 1108

Is Paul Ryan Popular Than Trump Among The Republican Supporters?

Looking at the current political situation in the US where Donald Trump seems to carry the nation in a different direction right or wrong, I would like to ask all the esteemed members of this forum this question. Would it have been a different story had Paul Ryan, the current speaker of the house, s...

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Oct 03, 2017 7:59 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Preventing Mass Shootings
Replies: 168
Views: 5578

Re: Preventing Mass Shootings

In many countries, there is daily news of people committing suicide. But not often, have I come across any incident where a person taking his/her life away has also taken other people's lives as well. Why is it that we see people in some countries like the US, people with mental illness want to kill...

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Oct 03, 2017 7:13 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at Las Vegas Casino
Replies: 383
Views: 14860

Re: Shooting at Las Vegas Casino

Once again this incident throws a light on why a man or a woman with frustration in their mind can ever think of taking other people's lives away before ending theirs? What these innocents have anything to do with his/her problem in life?

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shooting at Las Vegas Casino
Replies: 383
Views: 14860

Re: Shooting at Las Vegas Casino

Is there any hope of seeing at least from last night's deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas, that there will be some bi-partisan agreement in bringing tougher gun laws without infringing the 2nd Amendment rights of American citizens?

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by aerosreenivas
Fri Aug 18, 2017 6:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White supremacists march at UVA
Replies: 582
Views: 18712

Re: White supremacists march at UVA

So with the outser of Steve Bannon from the White House, will this help Trump to improve his approval ratings?

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by aerosreenivas
Thu Aug 17, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White supremacists march at UVA
Replies: 582
Views: 18712

Re: White supremacists march at UVA

Should the statues of the Confederate leaders be dismantled across the US? By doing this do you guys feel it will reduce the momentum from these Alt-Right protesters?

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by aerosreenivas
Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White supremacists march at UVA
Replies: 582
Views: 18712

Re: White supremacists march at UVA

Even though Trump's condemnation might have come late, I still feel the majority of Americans need not worry as to where their country is heading to with all these violent protests started by the 'Alt Right' groups. Why I'm saying this is because all the major leaders from both the parties were quic...

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: White supremacists march at UVA
Replies: 582
Views: 18712

Re: White supremacists march at UVA

Looking at the late response coming from Trump nearly 2 days after this violent protest took place in Charlottesville, Virginia, I get the impression that every other political leader appears to be more Presidential than Trump himself. Even his own Republican members, Mike Pence, and other officials...

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Threatens "Fire and Fury" toward North Korea
Replies: 318
Views: 10713

Re: Trump Threatens "Fire and Fury" toward North Korea

In order to stop North Korea from becoming a Nuclear power and to put an end to the Kim Jong-un's regime, is to see a powerful rebel group from within that can easily over power the current ruler. Some day or the other, an average citizen in that country should be able to realize what is happening i...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed May 17, 2017 5:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump likely to be re-elected in 2020
Replies: 164
Views: 8495

Re: Trump likely to be re-elected in 2020

Trump's speech made on October 17th last year as he said in his own words, I quote, "It is time to drain the swamp in Washington DC".

At the moment, Trump seems to be draining himself out of his Presidency.

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by aerosreenivas
Sat Apr 29, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shameful abuse of Human Rights - Indian Army use civilians as Human Shields in Kashmir
Replies: 20
Views: 1133

Re: Shameful abuse of Human Rights - Indian Army use civilians as Human Shields in Kashmir

Under no circumstances should any law enforcement agencies or the state authorities use brutal force towards protesters. The man being tied in the jeep was indeed a bystander. As far as the current scenario in J&K is concerned, it is a tricky one for the Indian army. Ever since the death of the ...

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by aerosreenivas
Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shameful abuse of Human Rights - Indian Army use civilians as Human Shields in Kashmir
Replies: 20
Views: 1133

Re: Shameful abuse of Human Rights - Indian Army use civilians as Human Shields in Kashmir

Unfortunately whether it is the news media or critiques of any government don't look at all sides of the story and hold everyone accountable. Instead, they pick out only things that favour. So by saying this I don't mean that this act was justified by any means. Nor the current central government is...

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by aerosreenivas
Sat Apr 29, 2017 12:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Shameful abuse of Human Rights - Indian Army use civilians as Human Shields in Kashmir
Replies: 20
Views: 1133

Re: Shameful abuse of Human Rights - Indian Army use civilians as Human Shields in Kashmir

This is awful coming from Indian army. I believe it is a one off situation. But you must also consider this fact that few days earlier before this took place, there was a incident where a CRPF Jawan carrying EVM was continuously beaten and heckled by the stone pelters. This happened during the recen...

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by aerosreenivas
Sat Apr 29, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Best Films You Ever Saw And Why
Replies: 84
Views: 5012

Re: Best Films You Ever Saw And Why

Here are my favorite movies that I have watched till date.

The Ghost Rider - Spirit of Vengeance
Harry Potter and the deathly hallows - Part 2
Life is Beautiful
Fast and Furious 8
3 Idiots
PK
Avengers - Civil War
Spider Man

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by aerosreenivas
Sat Apr 29, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?
Replies: 40
Views: 2274

Re: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?

I guess there is no need for the US to go for an out-right war with the North Korean regime. Because everyday North Korea's frequent test firing of their ballistic missiles are a failure. As it is been reported by many news channels daily. Also the regime is totally isolated with the rest of the wor...

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by aerosreenivas
Mon Apr 17, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?
Replies: 40
Views: 2274

Re: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?

It is not the question about taking Assad and Kim out of power. It is about replacing them with more representative leaders so that there will be no chaos in these regions.

Sadly, there are no trustable leaders to replace them.

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by aerosreenivas
Thu Apr 13, 2017 11:26 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?
Replies: 40
Views: 2274

Re: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?

The sudden urgency being shown by the Trump administration and the Europeans in removing Assad from power is to reduce the influx of refugees into their region. This could be one of the possibility. Trump's obsession with winning as he echoed during his entire campaign last year, I wouldn't be surpr...

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by aerosreenivas
Wed Apr 12, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?
Replies: 40
Views: 2274

Re: Syria and North Korea: Is regime change inevitable now under Trump?

The way I see it, the policy espoused by Trump and also by most of the Republicans is based on a faulty understanding of the problem; they think ISIS is the problem when really ISIS is but a symptom of the problem. Taking it one layer deeper we could say that problem in Iraq / Syria, is militant Is...

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