@dirkjankoeman It’s hard to know what the outcome will be, but it is clear that Bashir is feeling the pressure. I am watching for the western reaction that will determine how much this will turn into a late chapter of the Arab Spring.
"I so wanted to cling to this idea of myself as a chill, spontaneous girl, and there was no way she would have a problem with this. I marched up that ladder, and slid myself onto the air mattress." https://t.co/80g9GDc528
"The American people have a right to know what this report says. We'll first ask that it be produced. If the attorney general doesn't produced it, we will subpoena it before the judiciary committee." - Rep. David Cicilline on special counsel Robert Mueller's report
Today, my TL is full of news of arrests and crackdowns in the valley. Even from the vantage point of statecraft, @narendramodi must surely know that his predecessors have been there, done that. If the problem could have been solved this way, it would have been solved by now.
Sarah Sanders on Mueller report: "Again, the President's going to leave that decision up to the AG. Just b/c he hasn't made that call -- he's following the proper process. If he did it the other way you guys would go crazy saying 'I can't believe the President's done this!'"