American Leadership Is Discredited — Will a New Leader Step Forward?

As Israel wants America at war with Iran, as the neoconservatives want America at war with Iran, as Pompeo and Pence are rapture-evangelicals who selfishly want the end of the world so they can be wafted up to Heaven, and as Trump’s supporters in the public have been conditioned to regard Iran as a terrorist enemy, Israel can launch the Third World War whenever Netanyahu desires.
— Read on www.foreignpolicyjournal.com/2020/01/08/american-leadership-is-discredited-will-a-new-leader-step-forward/

People of Iran: History of Iran: The Origins of Aryan People

Considering the existence of this 12,000 years-old civilization in Iran, would it not be unlikely that 6,000 years ago, a group of people spontaneously crossed the ice covered Siberian lands, suddenly wiping such a civilization off the earth. The word Aryan has roots in world that Iranians called themselves by Aryia, meaning free, noble and steady. The word Iran is derived from this very root, having been transformed from Aryan to Iran, meaning the land of the Aryans. This is the most ancient term applied to the Iranian Plateau, and such a term has never been detected anywhere else in the world, e.g. Europe or Turkistan
— Read on www.iranchamber.com/people/articles/aryan_people_origins.php

China, US to sign phase one trade agreement next week

Updated: Jan 09,2020 07:49 PM    Xinhua

BEIJING — China will sign the phase one economic and trade agreement with the United States next week in Washington, the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said on Jan 9.
At the invitation of the US side, Vice-Premier Liu He, also a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and chief of the Chinese side of the China-US comprehensive economic dialogue, will lead a delegation to visit Washington from Jan 13 to 15, MOC spokesperson Gao Feng told a regular news conference.
The two sides are in close contact for the arrangements of the signing of the agreement, Gao added.
— Read on english.www.gov.cn/statecouncil/liuhe/202001/09/content_WS5e171335c6d0cee5d284b75d.html