Western oligarchies in order to protect and perpetuate their power from the socialist expansion of the 20th century, developed nuclear weapons - as a result, they spurred the same development on the other side: today, in neoliberal globalization, the use of them becomes more than ever possible, if the cause if it is not being exposed and restrained
Pravda.Ru conducted an interview with political observer Sergei Filatov. The interview was presumably dedicated to the first anniversary of Russia's reunification with Crimea. Sergei Filatov spoke about the plans of NATO and Yatsenyuk to build a military base in Crimea; he also shared his ideas of why Ukraine is doomed as a nation
The military operation in Yemen bypasses existing norms of international law. This is a very dangerous precedent not only for the Middle East, but also for the entire system of international security. Any sort of foreign military operations in Yemen is very dangerous, the invasion will trigger a large-scale guerrilla warfare
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...