Detroit and Puerto Rico have only just begun the debt bombs bursting in the USA, the USA's slow motion economic collapse. Besides city, county and state collapses, there will also be school debt collapses, hospital debt collapses, government authority debt collapses, individual bankruptcies and finally the nationwide debt collapse of the USA
Arab media, in general, and commentators, in particular, tend to treat their readers with palpable pretentiousness. It is as if Arab media is the originator of wisdom and of all that is to be known. If there is any truth to that, Arab media would not be in such a poor state
In Group B, Rubin Kazan held Bordeaux in a goalless draw at home; in Group C Krasnodar beat Qäbälä FK 2-1 and in Group H, Lokomotiv Moskva beat the Albanian visitors Skënderbeu 2-0. After this week's Champions League successes, another great night for Russian soccer.
The US does not have the popularity it used to have. Russia's policy in the Middle East is very subtle, because we have our bitter experience. Therefore, Russia is acting strictly within the framework of international law. The Americans are planning to plunge the Middle East into bigger chaos to aim this wave of instability at China
In the run-up to the creation of ISIS, in the handling of the Syrian crisis and in the reaction to Russia's strikes against terrorists, we see yet another shining and blatant example of sheer hypocrisy and pig-faced insolence from the West. Who the Hell is Obama to opine about anything after his country's record?
Iran is an interesting country, because this is the only highly developed, high-tech country of the Islamic world. In all other countries of the Islamic world, even if they have ultramodern industry, they have achieved it with someone else's help. Iran has achieved everything alone. In some areas, Iran is a big player
Arrest Tony Blair for War Crimes in the Middle East. A few reasons why. On Saturday, 26th September Ahmed Mahdi Al Faqi was arrested and delivered to the International Criminal Court at The Hague. He is charged with war crimes, the deliberate destruction of religious or historical monuments in Mali and especially the ancient shrines of Timbuktu
Today, if polled most if not all of the world's citizens would choose money as the item that was most in short supply. Don't think many Americans would argue with the poll results either. In today's global economy, how could anyone, especially ordinary working class persons argue to the contrary.
Russia's Federation Council gave its consent to President Putin for the use of the Russian Armed Forces outside the territory of the Russian Federation - in Syria. Russia will be the only country that will be conducting the operation on a legitimate basis - at the request from the legitimate president of Syria
Matchday 2: Groups EFGH played tonight, another nightmare for the Premier League sides Chelsea (2-1 down at FC Porto) and Arsenal (2-3 losers at home to Olympiacos), while Russia's representative Zenit won at home against Gent by 2-1. All is well for André Villas-Boas' team.