FLASHPOINTS: The Crises in Iraq, Ukraine and Pakistan
The crisis in Iraq with ISIS (Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) militants seizing large portions of the country, the continuing crisis between Russia and Ukraine, and the actions of al Qaeda-linked Taliban terrorists in Pakistan are the three world trouble areas identified in Lt. Col. (ret) John Antal’s FLASHPOINTS of June 17, 2014.
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John Antal has frequently authored articles for Armchair General, including “Wars Without End: the Challenge of ‘Arab Spring’” and “Flashpoint Gaza Analysis.” He has authored or co-authored numerous books. His latest is 7 Leadership Lessons of the American Revolution: The Founding Fathers, Liberty, and the Struggle for Independence. Read Armchair General‘s exclusive interview, “7 Questions for John Antal on ’7 Leadership Lessons of the American Revolution.’”
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