Sunday, 16 December , 2018

Russia

Provoking Russia

U.S. 'Preparing to Sail Warship' Into Black Sea Amid Ukraine-Russia Tensions U.S. military notified Turkey of possible activity in Bosporus, CNN says Dec 06, 2018 The United...

Macron: a French (potential) Thatcher

by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos 17.5.2017 Macron “scooped the pool and decamped” in the second round of the French presidential elections, scoring an easy victory over Marine Le...

Russia is ‘ahead of competition’ with latest weapons, but won’t use...

By Vladimir Isachenkov October 18,2018 President Vladimir Putin hailed new missiles in Russia’s military arsenals but emphasized Thursday that the country would only use...

New Provocations from Ukraine

Russian men barred from entering Ukraine 30 Nov, 2018 Ukraine has banned Russian men aged between 16 and 60 from entering the country for the duration...

Lebanon Is Asking Russia to Protect It From Israeli Incursions, Airstrikes

Nov 27, 2018 Editor's note: This report comes from DEBKA which is a publication from the Israeli militant right-wing. It is also an sometimes accused of being...

Russian Warplanes Strike Syrian Rebels After Poison Gas Attacks

Russia says group responsible for gas shelling was target By Jason Ditz Posted on November 25, 2018 In response to a Syrian rebel attack that...

No conclusive evidence Russia behind MH17 downing: Malaysia transport minister

By Sumisha Naidu 31 May 2018 There is no conclusive evidence to confirm that Russia was responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, Malaysian...

Russian Diplomacy Is Winning the New Cold War

Russian Diplomacy is winning the New Cold War, argues Stephen Cohen, one of the most prominent American students of Russia. Maybe yes, maybe no,...

China and Russia look to ditch dollar with new payments system...

By Karen Yeung 22 November, 2018 China and Russia are drafting a pact to boost the use of their national currencies in bilateral and international trade,...

Finnish Nationalists Spark Firestorm With Bid to ‘Reclaim’ Russian Karelia

21.11.2018 The youth wing of the nationalist party formerly known as True Finns announced that the Nordic country should return to its pre-WWII borders from...