Last week, Chinese officials supported the position of Russia on both the Crimea and the Ukrainian conflict. Soon afterwards, it was reported that Russia sold S-400 air defense systems to the Celestial Empire. The contract was evaluated at $3 billion. Is there a connection between these events? China can wait, but it can not wait now
These days, mass media pay attention to a new political course of German Chancellor Angela Merkel in relation to Russia. Previously, Merkel had a loyal stance to Moscow. Recently, however, her statements have gotten a lot harsher in connection with the Ukrainian crisis. According to her, nothing can justify "the annexation of the Crimea"
America is a police state. When they teach Russia democracy or human rights from Washington, it raises rejection and resentment. The Americans do not need democracy anywhere, either in Russia or elsewhere. What they need is a banana republic, a client state, a drunken president like Yeltsin, they need a whore country
The US finally won the fight in convincing the French not to deliver Mistral to Russia. All seemed to be fine, as Russia would receive its money back plus penalties from France. However, Kerry wanted more. He wanted to set the French up to make them look like dishonest partners and publicly point out the fact that they are Washington's bootlickers
Between Madeleine Albright's admission (12 May 1996) that "over half a million children had died" and Blair's tenure between 1997 to the invasion, six years later, a further near half a million children died (do the maths.) Yet Save The Children - whose commitment "No Child Born to Die" is at the top of each page of the charity's website - honour...
Although middle-America is conservative with sound Christian values its government is not. Last Friday the UN General Assembly passed a resolution against the promotion of Nazism. The majority of countries were for it but the "land of the free" voted against it. The "brightest beacon for freedom" would not stand in the way of Nazi ideologies
After Maidan, Ukraine has gone decades and even centuries back. We now have the power of barbarians, who do not recognize the rule of law, who trample on the Constitution, violate laws, refuse to fulfill international obligations. Ukraine has slipped down to the level of Africa. average pension after the "revolution of dignity" makes up 50 euros
I recently had the chance to interview Paul Craig Roberts. I remember briefly, for the uninitiated, that Dr. Roberts was a senior official of the US government, economic advisor to the President during the first term of Reagan. It is to him the creation of Reaganomics, the economic policy initiated by Reagan to revive the US economy, then stagnant.
Serbia must impose sanctions against Russia if it wants to join the European Union. According to European officials, no one denies the historical importance of relations between Serbia and Russia, but Serbia eyes joining the EU, declaring it a major strategic goal. For Serbia, introducing sanctions against Russia would be betrayal
Spanish party Podemos ("We can"), born in the worldwide web, surpassed the popularity of two major parties of Spain in less than a year. Now the party is eager to win general elections in 2015. The party leader says that the EU supported the illegal change of power in Ukraine and the coming of a neo-Nazi party to the Ukrainian government
Violence against women is a global pandemic which affects up to one in three women, worldwide. This means that out of every three women, on average one of them has suffered some form of physical or psychological abuse, in many cases being translated into shocking and barbaric acts of violence, maiming or even death.
The Asia-Pacific region has appeared in information agenda of Russian media out of the blue. However, behind Vladimir Putin's gentlemanly gesture in Beijing, Barack Obama's chewing gum and photos with koala bears in Brisbane, the media found tectonic moves in Russia's turn to the East. Russia's foreign policy to the East was associated with China
Minutes after Malaysian MH17 crashed Russia was to blame. So, when Channel One comes out with a video it was slammed as a lie by a country who voted for a communist president not once but twice. A photo was sent anonymously by email November 12th to the Russian Union of Engineers claiming that MH-17 was shot down by a Ukrainian jet