Russia

Igor Kolomoisky. Click to enlarge

Is this man the puppet master of Ukraine’s new president or an overhyped bogeyman?

Crucial background on the billionaire Igor Kolomoisky, who may be the real power behind Ukraine’s new President Zelensky

Putin refuses to congratulate new Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelensky

The comedian turned president scored a landslide win but it remains to be seen if he follows western dictates, like Poroshenko. Or seeks reconciliation with Moscow. So Putin may just be playimg a “wait and see” game

USS Ross in Souda Bay, Greece, shortly before sailing into the Black Sea. Click to enlarge

Why another US destroyer is prowling the Black Sea

The guided missile destroyer, USS Ross, is fourth U.S. warship to sail into the Black Sea this year. Turning its waters into a new zone of potential confrontation

France Sends Troops, Tanks to Russian Border

Following Britain’s lead, which has just deployed attack helicopters to Estonia, France will now deploy 300 combat troops and tanks to the Estonian town of Tapa, 140 kilometres from the border with Russia

The Saker interviews Dmitry Orlov

Dmitry Orlov reveals some intriguing insights – cultural, historical and political — into the situation in Ukraine vis-à-vis Russia

Russian, Chinese and Mongolian national flags are displayed on armored vehicle. Click to enlarge

America gets its ‘ass handed to it’ in WW3 simulations

Analysts find that in simulated conflicts with Russia and China the U.S. was defeated time and again

Biological warfare team in the aftermath of the Skripal's poisoning. Click to enlarge

The Official Skripal Story is a Dead Duck

Two new elements that appear in the Skripal story – poisoned ducks and hospitalised children — reveal just how improbable the official story is

What If Mainstream Media’s Message About Putin Was Delivered in Orwell’s Language?

What If Mainstream Media’s Message About Putin Was Delivered in Orwell’s Language?

Illustrating how the corporate media’s message about Putin follows guidelines proposed in Orwell’s 1984

SAS monitoring Russia for first time since Cold War with troops poised on border

The Western military build-up on Russia’s border continues. Imagine if Russian troops were massing on the borders of western Europe. The U.S. and UK would be up in arms. Well, they are doing the same on Russia’s borders

The aircraft took off from Wattisham Airfield in Suffolk, as they head to the Baltics for a three-month deployment. Click to enlarge

UK deploys Apache attack helicopters to Estonia to deter ‘very credible’ Russian threat

The alleged “threat” is a pretext to deploy attack helicopters right on Russia’s border

Russia Bought Nearly as Much Gold as All the Rest of the World Combined in 2018

Russia Bought Nearly as Much Gold as All the Rest of the World Combined in 2018

And the spree continues. Do they know something the west’s economists don’t?

Russian Military Expert Says Time for Russia to Prepare for War

Paul Craig Roberts urges Russian officials to heed Igor Korotchenko, a military expert who warns that Russia needs to prepare for war to avoid it

What’s the Problem with Ukrainians?

Why has Russia fully recovered from the collapse of the Soviet Union while Ukraine, which started out with much better prospects, gone from bad to worse?

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Planned WW3 – The West Will Lose

Epitomizing Evil, a savage anachronism has entrapped and doomed mankind

Putin is false opposition, claims Andy. His deferential body language with Russia Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar speaks volumes. 

Jewish Masonic Master Plan Includes WW3

We are mice in a laboratory run by Satanists and psychopaths.

Why Putin’s Christian Faith Is Most Likely Authentic

Why Putin’s Christian Faith Is Most Likely Authentic

Some say he’s a Jew. Others say that he’s a devout Christian. We reserve judgement but offer this evaluation of Putin’s faith.

Enemy Within: Declassified U.S. Documents Show Russian Oligarchs Supported NATO Expansion

Enemy Within: Declassified U.S. Documents Show Russian Oligarchs Supported NATO Expansion

Less than 20 years-ago Russia was in a dire state. Then Putin took over and began to systematically dismantle the oligarch’s power

The Ukrainian Election: Poroshenko Loses, the Regime Survives

The Western media are not benevolent observers of the elections in Ukraine. They don’t even support Kiev. The primary motivation behind their coverage is hatred for “Putin’s Russia”

Threats from China, Russia on the rise, U.S. general warns

The U.S. Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley warns the House Armed Services Committee that Russia poses an “existential threat to the United States”

Ukrainian comedian and presidential candidate Volodymyr Zelensky, via Pacifica Press. Click to enlarge

Comedian Crushes Ukrainian Presidential Contenders in Exit Polls

His popularity in the exit polls suggests that Ukrainians may want more cooperative, less confrontational relations with their Russian neighbours