The betting market for the Congress:
This is a bad year for Republicans in the Senate because they're more than 2/3rds of the open seats. In 2018, it flips and the Democrats risk losing a lot of seats. If Trump continues rising in the polls (as I expect) and he develops coattails, panic is going to get extreme.
US-Russia conflict in Syria - This doesn't strike me as a positive development. The Saker contemplates the significance of a Russian special forces operation in Syria. Something rather ...
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