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Eliminating Qasem Soleimani was Donald Trump’s Middle East farewell letter

10 January 2020

6:23 AM

10 January 2020

6:23 AM

In July 55 BC, in the midst of his campaigns to civilize Gaul, Julius Caesar was troubled by the Germans. They would cross the Rhine, wreak havoc, and then disappear back across the mighty river, whose depth and swift currents made the Germans regard it as an impregnable barrier.

To teach them that it wasn’t, Caesar had his engineers construct a bridge across the Rhine.

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