John Stanton writes on political, cultural and national security matters. His commentary was carried by CBS, CNN and ABC immediately following the attacks of September 11, 2001. He has a Masters in Political Science from the University of Detroit Mercy. Over the years he has provided national security and political commentary for The Washington Post's Foreign Policy Magazine, The National (Abu Dhabi), The New Statesman (Ghana), Stars & Stripes, The Toronto Star, KCMO Radio Kansas City, America's Talk Radio‐‐NYC, Radio 101‐‐Croatia, KPFA (Pacifica), NPR, Science Daily, WBAL (Baltimore), Assafir (Lebanon), and other media outlets.--
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At the request of Ukraine, Turkey detained a Russian-flagged cargo ship as it was carrying grain from the port of Berdyansk. The problem will exacerbate when Recep Erdogan leaves politics.