Mathew Maavak

Mathew Maavak

Mathew Maavak is a writer and geopolitical observer residing in Malaysia.

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June 1, 2017

James Clapper, former director of US National Intelligence, recently claimed that Russians were “genetically driven” to manipulate and interfere in the affairs of other nations, echoing the Weltanschauung of a bygone dictator who harboured similar views…

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May 24, 2017

Sputnik Opinion Piece published on May 22, 2017 For someone who vowed to “eradicate radical Islamic terrorism” from the face of the earth on inauguration day, Flipper-in-Chief Donald J. Trump’s first trip abroad as US president was to Saudi Arabia where…

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April 27, 2017

Imagine that you lead the US deep state, and you are observing the real-time flow of Western technology, industry and next-generation skills to the East with alarm? How will you reverse this trend with one master stroke, and temporarily staunch the…

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April 17, 2017

Hardball Diplomacy: Why Trump's Show of Force Leaves Beijing Unimpressed   By Ekaterina Blinova   The timing of Donald Trump's strike on Syria was aimed at sending a strong signal to Beijing, Malaysian geopolitical…

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April 12, 2017

Within three days of a bizarre chemical gas poisoning incident in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria, the United States ratcheted up its global judge, jury and executioner role by firing a salvo of Tomahawk missiles on a Syrian airbase that was used to combat Daesh…

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April 12, 2017

Exactly three years after the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines MH370 on March 7 2014 (17:19 UTC time), the international whistleblowing site Wikileaks dropped a bombshell on how the US Central Intelligence Agency could weaponize just about…

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March 14, 2017

Winter is coming to an end, and America’s snow-flaked social justice delirium will finally thaw from its relative hibernation.  Spring is the time for nature to reset the cycle of life and conversely for the West, to unleash its repressed…

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February 28, 2017

In the asylum that is the United States today, many juvenile reasons have been posited for the growing mutiny against the presidency of Donald J. Trump.   Evidently, Trump had either miscalculated or misrepresented the extent and nature…

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September 27, 2016

End of the US-Gulf Arab Alliance   US military umbrella for the Gulf Arab world may soon come to an end. There are sound economic reasons for this: Washington had spent close to $10 trillion in protecting Persian Gulf Arab tyrannies and…

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August 2, 2016

The failed “military coup” in Turkey last month is still replete with discrepancies, insinuations and outright lies. Disinformation and recriminations continue to swirl like an impenetrable black hole, blotting out cogent questions over…

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June 6, 2016

A Legal Imbroglio in the South China Sea   A more concise version of this article was published as a CCTV Panview Oped.   The rhetorical war between the China and the United States over the South China Sea dispute is…

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May 10, 2016

On April 24, Armenians commemorated the 101st anniversary of the 1915 genocide that consigned 1.5 million men, women and children to a torturous end. The Anglo-Saxon world, which was battling the Turks during this period, appeared powerless as another…

 
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