This article amplifies the points I was trying to make in my last post. The US Empire is falling apart.
Pakistan Says the US Is No Longer Its Ally — and It’s a Much Bigger Deal Than You Think
8 January, 2018
Donald Trump’s decision to ring in the New Year by simultaneously demonizing both Iran and Pakistan on Twitter has already backfired tremendously. Following threats that the U.S. would withhold aid to Pakistan, the U.S. confirmed it would withhold $255 million in aid (which has now become $900 million) and is now reportedly threatening a roughly $2 billion more, as well.