“The Taiwan Strait is very likely to replace the Korean peninsula as the hottest flashpoint in the region...In response to the changing situation, Taiwan’s military has also increased its combat readiness.”
"...we discover that the more people support democracy, the more willing they are to defend Taiwan in the event of an invasion by China...it is our democratic lifestyle and values that people want to protect."
"Alas, when the stock market cracks, and the economic growth charts can no longer be fabricated upward, the fake boom will turn to a real bust. We suspect this real bust will coincide with the breakdown of the debt based fiat money system."
the woman who was sucked out of the window of flight 1380 has been identified as Jennifer Riordan, 43, of Albuquerque. Riordan, a married mother of two, was vice president for community relations at Wells Fargo.
Global markets started the new quarter with very muted trading in Asia as most key markets remain closed for Easter holidays. US stock futures are sliding lower as China officially strikes back to US trade wars.