Israeli Defense Forces have uncovered sophisticated tunnels Hezbollah is digging from Lebanon into Israel in preparation for attack. It proves Iran’s threats to conquer Israel are not just talk.
Violent protests in Paris have caused President Emmanuel Macron to halt a new fuel tax, intended to fund environmentalist measures. This shows the impractical nature of green proposals and the weakness in European leadership.
China’s efforts to undermine the dominance of the dollar are paying off: A yuan-denominated oil futures contract launched this year is being embraced by global commodities traders.
Vigilantism is on the rise: Citizens in South Africa and Latin America, mistrustful of corrupt police, are executing mob justice on the streets.
We also talk about Iran intensifying its missile program, right-wing populism entering Spanish parliament, Japan’s new aircraft carrier that isn’t an aircraft carrier, and how U.S. debt is making its military unaffordable.