The John Batchelor Show

WEDNESDAY 22 MAY 2024

Air Date: 
May 22, 2024

CBS EYE ON THE WORLD WITH JOHN BATCHELOR

FIRST HOUR

9-915
#ICC: Illegitimate. John Bolton, Washington Post

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2024/05/21/icc-arrest-warrant-israel-hamas-debate/

915-930

#RUSSIA: Confiscating assets. Michael Bernstam, Hoover Institution 
https://on.ft.com/3V5HHfH

 

930-945

1/2: #AFGHANISTAN: Alleged cutthroat Police Chief of Kandahar And the US war aims. Bill Roggio, FDD

https://www.nytimes.com/2024/05/22/world/asia/afghanistan-abdul-raziq.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShare&sgrp=c-cb

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945-1000
2//2: #AFGHANISTAN: Alleged cutthroat Police Chief of Kandahar And the US war aims. Bill Roggio, FDD

https://www.nytimes.com/2024/05/22/world/asia/afghanistan-abdul-raziq.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share&referringSource=articleShare&sgrp=c-cb

 

 

SECOND HOUR

10-1015
#PRC: EV dumping. Anne Stevenson-Yang, author of Wild Ride: China's Short-Lived Experiment in Capitalism, on the EV thread between Anne and you. @GordonGChang, Gatestone, Newsweek, The Hill

 
1015-1030
#SEOUL: ROK & Japan welcome Li Qiang of the PRC for talks.

Rebecca Grant, vice president of the Lexington Institute,@GordonGChang, Gatestone, Newsweek, The Hill

https://www.voanews.com/a/us-expects-south-korea-and-japan-to-manage-ties-with-china-at-summit-amid-growing-differences/7620519.html

1030-1045

 

#PACIFIC  James Fanell, co-author of Embracing Communist China: America's Greatest Strategic Failure and government fellow at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy, on his recommendations on how to counter China . @GORDONGCHANG, GATESTONE, NEWSWEEK, THE HILL

 

 
1045-1100

#LEO: Militarize space. Rick Fisher, senior fellow of the International Assessment and Strategy Center, on this:

https://spacenews.com/china-launches-four-high-resolution-remote-sensing-satellites/

 

THIRD HOUR

1100-1115#NewWorldReport: Buenos Aires vs Madrid. Latin American Research Professor Evan Ellis, U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute. @revanellis #NewWorldReportEllis

https://www.reuters.com/world/spain-escalates-diplomatic-rebuke-argentinas-milei-2024-05-21/

 

1115-1130

#NewWorldReport:Severe disaster in Rio Grande du Sol.  Latin American Research Professor Evan Ellis, U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute. @revanellis #NewWorldReportEllis

https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/close-13000-hogs-perish-brazil-flood-hit-state-2024-05-20/

1130-1145
#NewWorldReport: Mexico and the BYD manufacturer in the Americas.  Latin American Research Professor Evan Ellis, U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute. @revanellis #NewWorldReportEllis

https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/mexican-presidential-candidates-spar-over-security-final-debate-2024-05-20/

 

1145-1200
#NewWorldReport:  Panama and DR conduct successful elections.  Latin American Research Professor Evan Ellis, U.S. Army War College Strategic Studies Institute. @revanellis #NewWorldReportEllis


https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/panama-president-elect-builds-business-friendly-cabinet-2024-05-16/

 

 

FOURTH HOUR

12-1215

#FRANCE: The rains continue, threatening the crop. Simon Constable, Occitane 
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/france-sees-maize-area-up-nearly-10-in-shift-to-spring-crops/ar-BB1mqhqA
1215-1230

#IRAN: The Raisi instability. Brandon Weichert, author, The Shadow War: Iran's Quest for Supremacy.

 https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2024/may/21/franz-ferdinand-moment/

 

1230-1245

#ISS: Waiting for Dream Chaser to LEO with cargo. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com

https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/sierra-spaces-tenacity-mini-shuttle-arrives-at-the-cape/

1245-100 am

#MARS: Landslide in 13G. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com
https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/a-really-really-big-landslide-on-mars/