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Willard Payne

Willard Payne

Willard Payne is an international affairs analyst who specializes in International Relations. A graduate of Western Illinois University with a concentration in East-West Trade and East-West Industrial Cooperation, he has been providing incisive analysis to NewsBlaze. He is the author of Imagery: The Day Before.

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Crossfire War: China/Japan – Chinese Warships Seen Near Chunxiao Gas Field

One of the ships identified was a missile destroyer. This is a major development that indicates the seriousness of the dispute and the importance of the economic lifelines at stake.

Crossfire War: South Asia; Nepal – Beginning of a New Era?...

The following is a summary of an article by Dr. B Raj Giri on the steps King Gyanendra can take to end the 15 years of misrule.

Crossfire War: S. Asia; Dhaka – 200 Small Bombs, Militant Training...

Crossfire War: South Asia; Dhaka - 200 Small Bombs Seized Along With Bomb Making Material - 60 CD's of Militant Training Manuals Also Found

Crossfire War: Dhaka – RAW Uses Ford Foundation in Anti-Bangladesh Campaign

Crossfire War: South Asia; Dhaka - Intelligence Reports from 2002 Reveal Possible Assassination Conspiracy Against Prime Minister Khaleda Zia - RAW Uses Ford Foundation in Anti-Bangladesh Campaign.

Crossfire War: Nepal/India – Nearly All 75 Districts Affected by Maoist...

More than 10,000 People Killed - RAW (Indian Intelligence) a Destabilizing Influence. It was the third day of protest against King Gyanendra who seized power on February 1.

Crossfire War: Eurasia; Novo-Ogaryovo – Putin Removes Head of Russia’s Navy

Crossfire War: Eurasia; Novo-Ogaryovo - Putin Removes Head of Russia's Navy - Orders New Commander to Improve Discipline
differing opinions.

Crossfire War: Bechtel Denies Military Base Construction in Iran after Gulf...

Crossfire War: San Francisco/Flossmoor, IL - Bechtel Group Calls www.crossfirewar.com to Deny it Constructed Military Base Network in Iran after Gulf War Ended in 1991 via London Branch Office in Hyde Park

Crossfire War: Malaysian Watch along Sungai Kolok River as 130 Thai...

Crossfire War: Northern Malaysia/Southern Thailand; Malaysian Watch along Sungai Kolok River as 130 Thai Muslims Flee South

Crossfire War: Middle East; “Europe’s Mendacity Doomed Iran Talks to Failure”

Europe has no other choice since they unleashed fundamentalism by exiling the Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini in Paris and provided the communication needed to overthrow the Shah.
differing opinions.

Crossfire War: SE Asia; Thailand/Malaysia – Bangkok in Secret Negotiations

Crossfire War: Southeast Asia; Thailand/Malaysia - Bangkok in Secret Negotiations with Pattani United Liberation Organization (PULO) in Lausanne from August 24-27

Crossfire War: Middle East; Shadow Government in Place – Tehran Iraq...

Western governments, military officers in the field and major media networks expressing alarm about this are revealing how much in the dark they are.

Crossfire War: Middle East; Tehran – New Defense Minister Takes Office

Crossfire War: Middle East; Tehran - Brigadier General Mostafa Mohammad-Najjar - New Defense Minister Takes Office

Crossfire War: Bangladesh – Former Director of Islamic Foundation Arrested

Crossfire War: South Asia; Bangladesh - Former Director of Government Islamic Foundation Arrested at Dhaka Airport - French Charge d'Affaires Expresses Concern

Crossfire War: Gaza- Palestinian Groups Dismiss Each Other’s Claims

Hamas is still sworn to Israel's destruction and has stated they will be placing more emphasis on attacks in the West Bank, the area Israel takes more seriously.

Crossfire War: Beijing Arrests 179 Members of Chinese Islamic Group

A Chinese Islamic group, founded in the 1930's, in China's northwest Qinghai province, has just had 179 of its members arrested, being accused of poisoning people's minds.

Crossfire War: Guardian Council Plans for Occupation to Continue Until 2009

Before the end of his speech Khamenei repeated the established official lie/deception of denying Iran was in pursuit of nuclear weapons.

Crossfire War: Bangladesh – “Third Call” – Unprecedented Bomb Attacks

Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen said the explosions were its 'third call' to establish Islamic rule in the country. That was the message on leaflets that were found at the bomb sites.

Crossfire War: Sudan – SPLM Withdraws from Committee Investigating Riots

A year ago Iran's then President Mohammad Khatami spent three days in Khartoum, even addressing the Khartoum government and emphasized the economic opportunities in the Sudan because of its oil.
differing opinions.

Crossfire War: SE Asia; Myanmar – Government Offensive Against Rebel Groups...

The Karenni National Progressive Party, based in Myanmar's Kayah State, adjacent to the Thai border town of Mae Hong Son is also preparing for the dry season war...

Crossfire War: East Asia; China – Hu Jintao Attempts to Strengthen...

Wang Yi, a political commentator who teaches at Chengdu University in China's southwest observed that the new rules were an indication of the sense of crisis among China's leaders.