How the impossible becomes the inevitable.
China’s great economic leap forward hits the wall – Telegraph
Iran’s Water Crisis: In 30 years Iran could become a ghost town
Israeli military prepares for Lebanon and Syria threats despite turmoil in Egypt – The Washington Post
The Magnitsky Trial of a Dead Man: Is Putin Stalin or Ivan the Terrible?
Prosecutor: Endemic corruption within Russian armed forces – UPI.com
China hints Japan is courting ‘strategic hostility’ over islands – CSMonitor.com
Russia finds dead lawyer Magnitsky guilty in posthumous trial | Reuters
Corruption and Graft Pushing Brazil toward True Democracy – SPIEGEL ONLINE
The wheels are coming off the whole of southern Europe – Telegraph
X-47B Drone Lands On Aircraft Carrier – Business Insider