JUDGEMENT DAY: Theresa May’s Brexit vote set for Tues. . .’Zero chance’ plan succeeds. . .What happens next? Hear from VTA’s British voices. FOREIGN FALLACY: Bolton snubbed by Erdogan. . .Turkish prez conducts global media blitz ripping US wobble in Syria. . .Is Trump steady on withdrawal? Can Kurdish allies be protected? Hear from VTA’s Turkish voices.
NOT SO FAST: Bolton, Pompeo walk back Trump’s Syria exit. . .Will Kurds be protected? Will US troops stay? Hear from VTA’s Syrian & Iranian voices.
TRUMP VISITS IRAQ: Spends Christmas with troops. . .Iraqi politicians ‘resist’. . .Will Trump pull troops like in Syria & Af-Pak? Hear from VTA’s Iraqi voices.
TRUMP EXITS SYRIA: 2,000 US troops will exit. . .Trump says ISIS defeated. . .US military leadership objects, resign. . .What will the fallout be in the Middle East? Hear from VTA’s voices in Syria, Turkey.
AF-PAK DRAWDOWN: Half of US troops to exit. . .Is America’s longest war ending? Has Taliban won? Hear from VTA’s Afghan voices.
BREXIT JAM: May trades vote for survival. . .2nd referendum gains momentum. . .Is this the end of Euro institutions? Hear from VTA’s Euro voices.
CANADA’S PAIN: Huawei arrest crisis puts squeeze on Canada. . .China arrests 2 Canadians. . .Trump says he will use Meng as trade-war bait. . .Why is Canada doing America’s bidding? Hear from VTA’s voices in Canada.
BIBI BLOWS IT? Botched spy job in Gaza escalates into rocket war. . .Israelis and Palestinians suffer deaths. . .Pressure for Knesset elections. . .Is Netanyahu on the brink? Hear from VTA’s Israeli voices.
KHASHOGGI TAPES: Erdogan says US, Saudis & Euros have heard tapes of journo being killed. . .Trump says he hasn’t heard anything. . .Hear from VTA’s voices in Middle East.
ACOSTA: Trump brawls with CNN journo. . .Hear global reaction.
LONG GOODBYE: Merkel sets exit in Germany. . .May be out by Christmas. . .Where does this leave institutional government in Europe? Hear from VTA’s Euro voices.
THE KASHOGGI STORY: Saudis shift explanation. . .Turkey backs off. . .What long-lasting impact will the death of Kashoggi have on The Kingdom? VTA special report.
KILLED: Saudi journo confirmed murdered in Turkish consulate. . .MBS claims ignorance, promises to investigate. . .Trump soft-pedals. . .What are the global ramifications of Khashoggi death? Hear from VTA’s voices in Middle East.
TRUMP CANCELS PUTIN: US exits missile treaty with Russia. . .How will Putin respond? VTA special report.