By Ilya Tsukanov – Sputnik – 14.04.2021 Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Joe Biden held a telephone conversation on Tuesday. According to the White House account of the discussion, issues raised included strategic stability, Russia’s alleged ‘cyber intrusions’ and election meddling, and America’s “unwavering commitment” to Ukraine. A summit meeting was proposed. […]
Mandatory vaccines are ‘necessary in democratic society,’ don’t infringe human rights, EU court rules
European Court of Human Rights, in Strasbourg, France. (FILE PHOTO) © Reuters / Vincent Kessler RT | April 8, 2021 Making children get jabs for common diseases is ‘necessary in democratic society’ and is in their best interests, the European Court for Human Rights (ECHR) ruled on Thursday in a landmark decision against anti-vaxxers. It’s […]
Press TV – April 5, 2021 Deputy speaker of Russia’s upper house Federation Council has slammed European silence over a recent attack by Ukrainian forces on a Russian-speaking eastern area as a green light for a renewed military operation in the pro-independence region. Kiev will interpret Europe’s silent position “as carte blanche for a military […]
The U.S. will ignore the message from Anchorage. It is already testing China over Taiwan, and is preparing an escalation in Ukraine, to test Russia.
Oilprice.com | April 3, 2021 The uranium market is emerging from years in the doldrums as the overhang from the nuclear disaster in Japan is cleared and global demand picks up steam. The spot price for U3O8 moved above $30 per pound for the first time this year as uranium producers and mine developers hoover up […]
The rapidly shifting international distribution of power creates problems that can only be resolved with real diplomacy. The great powers must recognize competing national interests, followed by efforts to reach compromises and find common solutions.
By Finian Cunningham | Strategic Culture Foundation | March 28, 2021 In an unguarded moment, NATO’s secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg let the cat out of the bag when he described the rise of China as both a challenge and “an opportunity”. What he was admitting unintentionally is that a confrontational policy toward China gives the military […]
Western govt contractor entrapped British scholar in sting operation to cover up Syria corruption scandal
CIJA, a taxpayer-funded outfit that collaborated with al-Qaeda, lied to entrap a British academic in a sting operation. Its goal was to discredit critics of the dirty war on Syria – and cover up its own corruption. A British academic who belongs to a prominent anti-war research group has been targeted in a deceptive sting operation run by a regime-change organization funded with UK and US taxpayer money. That contractor now stands accused of defrauding the European Union of millions […]
By Stephen Lendman | March 26, 2021 On Wednesday after talks with interventionist Blinken, EU foreign policy chief Borrell said the following: “We agreed to coordinate our efforts in addressing Russia’s confrontational behavior (sic) and encourage Russia to abandon this path (sic).” No Russian “confrontational behavior” exists — how the US-dominated West operates, not Moscow. […]