John J. Xenakis

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World View: World Health Organization Declares a Global Polio Outbreak

The news that Craig Spencer, a physician with Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) who was treating Ebola patients in Guinea, has himself contracted Ebola since returning to New York City (NYC), is triggering high anxiety and near-panic in some people in NYC, especially upon learning that Spencer took the subway and went to a bowling alley. Nonetheless, Spencer's situation appears to be a template for how the public can be kept safe from Ebola. Oct 25, 2014 10:11 AM PT

World View: Forecasting the Ebola Endgame and Global Risk

Today, the biggest threat to US security by far is China, which is preparing as rapidly as possible for a preemptive massive missile attack on American cities, aircraft carriers, and military installations. Oct 18, 2014 8:32 PM PT

World View: Al-Qaeda and ISIS Struggle for Global Jihadi Terrorist Leadership

With the dramatic rise of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (IS or ISIS or ISIL) in the past year, a generational competition is growing between ISIS, led by the youthful Abu Omar al-Baghdadi and headquartered in Syria, versus al-Qaeda, led by Ayman al-Zawahiri and other old geezers on the Afghanistan - Pakistan border. Oct 13, 2014 6:51 AM PT

World View: Turkey and America Play a Game of 'Chicken' over ISIS and Kobani

A real geopolitical drama is in progress, as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (IS or ISIS or ISIL) attack on the Syrian city of Kobani, on the border with Turkey, may be close to victory. An ISIS victory would have potentially severe consequences for both America and Turkey. Oct 10, 2014 7:12 AM PT

World View: Ebola Expected to Reach France and Britain Within Three Weeks

The U.S. military has begun using Apache AH-64 attack helicopters to strike targets of the Islamic State / of Iraq and Syria (IS or ISIS or ISIL) in Iraq. In addition, the number 1,200 of US military personal on the ground in Iraq is expected to increase to 1,600 within the coming weeks, although the U.S. administration does not refer to these as "ground forces." Oct 7, 2014 7:21 AM PT

World View: ISIS Influence Spreads in Asia, as Pakistan Taliban Pledges Support

Only a few hundred exhausted pro-democracy protesters were in the streets on Monday morning, the deadline for the Hong Kong government's ultimatum to clear the streets. The protesters have withdrawn from protest sites that formerly were blocking access to government buildings, schools and businesses, and the government has so far not ordered the police to clear the remaining protest sites. Oct 6, 2014 7:25 AM PT


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