A Northern Alliance with the participation of such countries as Sweden, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia has been forming on Russia's borders recently. As usual, the alliance is being created in an opposition to the phantom "Russian threat." However, the allies have their own goals to pursue at this point
Iranian Minister of Defense proposes Russia to join their efforts in combating Takfiri terrorism. Which breakthrough can be expected? And will Iran and India be admitted as BRICS members? - An interview with Mahmood Delkhasteh, political sociologist and expert in Iranian revolution.
Members of the Russian motorcycle club The Night Wolves rammed into the world of big politics at high speed. They have already proved that there is no democracy in the "tolerant EU." The Russian bikers ought to end their tour of Europe to retrace the route of the Soviet army to Berlin on Harley Davidson motorbikes
Allies of the anti-Hitler coalition have refused to take part in celebrations to mark the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory in Moscow. The heads of EU countries also chose to stay away from Russia. Yet, there are powers that stand in solidarity with Russia. All BRICS allies are coming to Moscow. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is coming too
Five global companies and five universities announce their commitments as HeForShe IMPACT Champions - UN Women's HeForShe campaign today announced 10 bold commitments from its IMPACT Champions, demonstrating strong leadership to advance women's rights and empowerment.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has warned this week about the potential humanitarian crisis in South Sudan, where renewed outbreaks of fighting have caused over two hundred thousand people to flee across the border into Ethiopia.
After all, what happened to the CIA agents who kidnapped and tortured an innocent man? What happened to the CIA agents who tortured suspected terrorists to death? What happened to Jose Rodriguez, the CIA official who destroyed evidence of torture in defiance of a court order? What happened to those in the American government who advocated the...
The price of gold continues to grow at a fantastic rate. Not that long ago its price surpassed all expectations, and today gold is more expensive than platinum. The entire situation with gold can be called a "bubble". However, high prices for this metal have no impact on the global economic situation. No one will sell gold without a good reason
The first and one of the major accidents at the Navy of the USSR took place 45 years ago. On September 8, 1967, an accident on board the first Soviet nuclear submarine K-3 Leninsky Komsomol killed 39 people. The causes of the accident had been classified for 20 years. In September 2012, a special commission is going to finish the investigation
The news about the economic situation in the EU reminds frontline reports. The main reason for the increasingly lower income of the residents of the Old World is a full-blown crisis in the euro area. 83 percent of teachers in the UK every day see hungry students. Many British families are suffering from reduced benefits
Hunger and malnutrition may kill millions of people in 20 years. The global tragedy is likely to be caused by three interrelated factors: fluctuations of food prices, extreme weather conditions and climate instabilities. The contradiction between the growing human needs and objective limits of resource become more and more serious
Most Russians still have an idealistic notion of Europe. Many think that Europe is all warm and fuzzy. Indeed, Europe is the source of our civilization, but it has never been warm and fuzzy. In a nutshell, Europe was spreading wars, crusades and racism throughout its history. The USA appeared as Europeans' relocation to another continent
Monozygotic or identical twins are the only human beings in the world who have the same genotype. Since ancient times, people who did not know the genetics and anatomy felt that the birth of identical people was something special. The twins were credited with either miraculous or diabolical properties