The ancient city of Palmyra in Syria was taken by Islamic State on May 21, 2015 and was recaptured by the Syrian Arab Army with support from the Russian Federation on March 27 2016. After almost one year under the tenure of this demonic iconoclastic Islamist terrorist group, how much of Palmyra remains?
In the USSR, every citizen was supposed to build communism for the goal of the "bright future." Any dodger would be immediately labeled as enemy of the people who did not realize the importance of all the changes in the country and, accordingly, did not want the communist regime conquer the world
Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said that Russia would form three new divisions before the end of the year to respond to NATO's aggressive expansion. According to Shoigu, Russia intends to counteract to NATO's actions near the borders of Russia. The S-500 will be able to reach targets at altitudes of about 200 kilometers
Around the British Commonwealth, April 25th marks the annual observation of A.N.Z.A.C. Day. Nowhere is there more reverence for this commemoration than in Australia and New Zealand. For those citizens 'ANZAC' has special significance; this is especially true for the service men and women of their combined armed forces.
These so-called "free trade agreements" are not trade agreements. The purpose of the "partnerships," which were drafted by global corporations, is to make corporations immune to the laws of soverign countries in which they do business. Any country's sovereign law is labeled a "restraint on trade"
Under the Geneva Conventions and other legally binding international treaties and covenants, the rules of engagement and of waging war are carefully regulated, clearly set out and defined. The legal framework for prosecution in cases of violation exists and the case of Iraq is a clear example of such violation. Why then is there no due process?
There is no greater excuse in the West to come together than a national tragedy. They are particularly suited to Western egocentric and economic sensibilities. While its people claim to abhor such occasions, these individuals love nothing more than to preen for the cameras while lighting tapers and singing famous tunes
On the 23rd of June, the European Union will potentially face its greatest blow since the founding Treaty of Rome in 1958. A referendum will be held, asking the British people if they wish to leave the EU. If the United Kingdom decides to leave, it will be the first time that a member-state has ever left
Let us celebrate International Labor Day, remembering all the fallen heroes who gave their lives and gave up their livelihoods, fighting for the rights we enjoy today. Let us remember the exploited, the enslaved, still today and let us show solidarity with the unemployed, the victims of the social terrorist model practiced nowadays.
Today is Easter Sunday in Russia. We take a look at how this day is celebrated in the Christian Russian Orthodox tradition and examine how it is calculated. Today is a day of the celebration of the Rising of Christ (the Resurrection) but also a day of charity, giving to the poor, the needy and the orphanages.