On this day in 1939, the German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee – heavily damaged after the Battle of the River Plate – is scuttled off Montevideo, Uruguay. The captain, Hans Langsdorff, destroys his vessel rather than surrender it to the Allies. He later shoots himself.
It is impressive how many problems Trump manages to create during his last 3 months in power. 1. He has killed the two-state solution in Israel/Palestine by supporting Netanyahu by all means. 2. By selling F-35 to UAE he has increased the risk of war in the region.