Russia's Ambassador to Denmark, Mikhail Vanin, was not fired after he said that Denmark's decision to join the US missile defense system would automatically make the country a target for Russian nuclear missiles. The fact that the ambassador is still on his position means that he expressed a point of view of the Russian administration
The Europeans, Americans, and Palestinians, who have had extensive experience with him throughout the peace process, fully recognize his duplicity. He has lost every grain of credibility and no one will trust that he will negotiate in good faith in the future. What does Netanyahu think the Palestinians will do now that he has revealed his bigotry?
Islamic State is fighting on five fronts at the same time. Noam Chomsky claims that while the importance of Islamic State began with the invasion of Iraq, the group will become more and more violent as the conflict continues. Synopsis of the piece by David Barsamian (Jacobin), Opera Mundi.
Kolomoisky, like Poroshenko, has his patrons in the United States. It goes about the war party of the Republicans sponsored by Goldman Sachs. Kolomoisky has the support of Vangurd Group and the Clinton-McCain War Party, while Poroshenko enjoys the support of Obama's "peace party." The two oligarchs can be removed from power instantly, though
Due to recent discoveries of oil and gas in the Americas, the Middle East, North Africa, and elsewhere (which made the US, for example, a net exporter), it is unlikely the price of oil and gas will increase $10-15 more a barrel than the current price, in the foreseeable future unless a major conflagration erupts in the Middle East or in Europe
Western media were "looking for" Russian President Vladimir Putin within ten days, inventing absolutely wild versions of his "disappearance". Such psychic attacks are often arranged against the leaders of other countries that do not show their loyalty to the West - for example, Xi Jinping of China or Cristina Kirchner of Argentina
What are the objectives of the global economic war against Russia? Will the West disconnect Russia from SWIFT? Will Europe and the USA impose more sanctions on Russia? What's happening to the oil prices? Will Syrian President Bashar Assad surrender? Pravda.Ru asked these and other questions in an interview with author Ron Holland
A multi-million dollar Australian Government funded project at the University of Sydney, linked to spin doctors in Washington, is using a biased and secretive method to help discredit elections in a range of 'enemy' countries. The Electoral Integrity Project (EIP) joins the United States Studies Centre (USSC), established in 2007, as another...
Obama and Poroshenko did not sign the Minsk Agreements personally. What about Merkel and Hollande? Is this silence of the lambs? Obviously, to continue the work that was started it is the German Chancellor Angela Merkel who should now put pressure on Kiev to achieve at least some progress in the implementation of the Minsk Agreements
The Islamic world as known to the Western, from the Mediterranean North Africa to the distant Caucasus through the Middle East, is wracked by war and violence that you do not see the end. The abundance of oil it is a major cause, but also the only geographic location of individual States has always counted something about it. You cannot understand...
In Brazil, opposition is going to hold protest marches against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff. Actions of protest are expected to take place in more than 25 cities across the country on March 15. In São Paulo, a 200,000-strong rally is expected to take place. All of a sudden, many Brazilians have forgotten what Dilma has given them
Talks are going on between the United States and Cuba about the resumption of diplomatic relations between the two countries, broken since the early sixties of last century and accompanied of an infamous blockade maintained by successive governments, occupants of the White House and condemned by everyone, including the UN, where Uncle Sam has, for...
The head of government of the European Union, Jean-Claude Juncker, a well-known lobbyist of transnational companies, proposed creating the joint European army on the basis of the armies of Germany and France. This new unifying idea of Europe will be discussed at the next EU summit in June