Mel Gurtov


Who’s to Blame If the US-North Korea Summit Isn’t Held?

“Virtually everyone in the US faults North Korea for threatening to cancel the Trump-Kim summit scheduled for June 12 in Singapore…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Sierra County Prospect, City Watch, The Smirking Chimp, Mint Press News, Counterpunch, Mel Gurtov Blog, Gilmer Free Press, Minot Area News, BisMan Area News, Southern Valley News, Gilmer Free Press
Date: May 16,17,18,23,24,2018
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Breaking the Iran Deal: The Delusion of Victory

“Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has undoubtedly been sipping champagne these days in celebration of his successful effort to lobby Donald Trump over the Iran nuclear deal…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, The Smirking Chimp, Madison Press, Gilmer Free Press, Lahaina News, Mel Gurtov Blog, The Russophile, MFA News Network
Date: May 10,11,18,24,2018
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The Korean Summit and After: What the Experts Say, and Miss

“In the wake of the inter-Korean summit meeting, analysts are having a field day taking apart the Panmunjom Declaration of Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in and speculating about how…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: The Russophile, Counterpunch, Mel Gurtov Blog, The Smirking Chimp, Bainbridge Island Review
Date: May 1,2,2018
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A Dangerous Game of Chicken

“As the “tit-for-tat” trade fight between the US and China escalates, Donald Trump is likely to find that he doesn’t “know China” the way he once thought. When he said that during the presidential…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, Mel Gurtov Blog, South Coast Today, Olduvai, The Smirking Chimp, Gilmer Free Press, Sierra County Prospect, Lassen County Times, Baltimore Times, Bainbridge Island Review
Date: April 6,8,9,11,13,20,22,2018
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