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The Brussels attacks and the perils of neo-isolationism

A day after Donald Trump surely gladdened the heart of Vladimir Putin by questioning the need for NATO, terrorist murderers have attacked NATO member Belgium.
“At what point do you say, ‘Hey, we have to take care of ourselves?’ ” Trump said in [a Washington Post] editorial board meeting. “I know the outer world exists, and I’ll [...]

Shooting Sprees in Belgium and Italy

Liege and Florence have both experienced shooting sprees in the past two days.
On Tuesday afternoon, Nordine Amrani climbed to a roof overlooking the Central Square by the Palais de Justice in Liege. After opened fire with an assault rifle and throwing grenades, he committed suicide.
The dead on the scene were two teenage boys and [...]