Cooperation between Russia and Ukraine on the An-70 military aircraft has been terminated. According to the Russian Defense Ministry, Russia will insist on the return of its investment share in the project. Is it a big loss for the Russian army? Modifications of the IL-76 have been a basic transport aircraft for the Russian army for 30 years
Benjamin Netanyahu decided to make every effort not to let Obama sign the agreement with Iran on its nuclear program. The White House accused the Israeli prime minister of a destructive approach and "destruction of the tissue of relations between the US and Israel." While everyone thinks of themselves, Iran continues building a nuclear bomb
NATO must be disbanded and its activities must cease and not be carried on through other channels. Encirclement of Russia must cease. It's hard to imagine any other nation enduring this kind of encirclement and insult for this long. American exceptionalism will cease. The US will be accepted as an equal amongst nations on this small planet
Two main options available to the new Greek Government were: a) the road of submission to the demands of the Transnational Elite (TE) and the EU, with some concessions granted by the elites in exchange, and b) the road of resistance, which involves the immediate unilateral exit from both the EU and the Eurozone
As if on cue, the murder yesterday of Boris Nemtsov, a Washington-funded Russian "opposition politician" with a tiny following, has become a major news item for the American presstitute media. The presstitutes have responded as if orchestrated by a conductor with insinuations of Putin's responsibility and the death of democracy in Russia
A few hours ago, on the evening of February 27, 2015, opposition activist Boris Nemtsov was murdered, some 200 meters away from the Kremlin. The probability that the Russian government is behind the killing of Boris Nemtsov is close to zero, while the probability of involvement of the CIA and its allies and stooges is well over 90%.
The year 2015 marks the 20th anniversary of the Fourth World Conference on Women and the landmark Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. Considered the most comprehensive blueprint on advancing women's rights, the 1995 Beijing roadmap was adopted by 189 governments.
Islamic State has committed yet another atrocity, adding vandalism and desecration of world cultural heritage to its list of crimes. UNESCO has expressed outrage over the attack on Mosul Museum and the destruction of statues and other artefacts, and has called for an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council.
Can international rating agencies junk Russia indeed? Is investing in the Russian economy completely hopeless under Western sanctions, as politicized rating agencies say? Pravda.Ru had a brief interview with political scientist Xavier Moreau during the Yalta conference to discuss these questions
Just look at them! Look at the bosses of the "Troika," have a good look at their faces, study their expressions. What do you see? What do you see when you look at the face of Jean-Claude Juncker, the recently enthroned president of the "European Commission?" That's right! You see nothing, just a vapid grin
Historically, this latest eruption of US militarism at the start of the 21st Century is akin to that of America opening the 20th Century by means of the U.S.-instigated Spanish-American War in 1898. It is the Unlimited Imperialists along the lines of Alexander, Rome, Napoleon and Hitler who are now in charge of conducting American foreign policy
With English as the world language and the compliant media or presstitutes in Washington's service, Washington has been able to control the explanation, blame Putin for the crisis, and force Europe to breakup its economic and political relations with Russia by imposing economic sanctions
Compared with Moscow, Russian regions experience more serious economic difficulties. The problem of large debts in several Russian regions remains unchanged. The current year has struck a blow on regional economy, strangling business and raising prices on food. On top of all, Moody's downgraded the ratings of Russian regions