These pings will be brief. Things are moving quickly at the moment. That doesn’t mean they’ll continue moving quickly. The vicissitude aisle is always having a blue-light special. But the OODA loop is tightening, and if that isn’t a recognized sign that the conflict is underway, it will be when this is wrapped for the history books.
Ping One: Iran and the Biden administration
Readers will be aware that Saudi Arabia and Iran recently effected a rapprochement in relations, brokered by China. The Biden administration not only wasn’t disturbed by that; it seemed to point out that it had basically through of it first, offering a favorable view of such a prospect last year. Continue reading “Iran, TikTok: Two pings on the war that’s in progress”