The US Navy may increase the duration of its patrol operations in the Black Sea up to four months. In addition, the Americans will be able to increase the number of warships in the region should they find challenges in the region serious, US Navy Vice Admiral James Foggo said. The Pentagon has publicly declared its disregard for international rules
The constitutional referendum of December 4th was resolved with the overwhelming victory of the NAY, in spite of all the efforts of those who had wanted and defended this pseudo reform. The YA has lost resoundingly and scoring, hopefully!, the end of the political career of Matteo Renzi, the man with ice cream in a hand...
The US may increase time of its ships’ patrolling in the Black Sea up to 4 months. Beside that, in case challenges in this region seem to be serious to the Americans, they may build-up their quantity too, Vice Admiral James Foggo, Commander of the US 6th Fleet, claimed.
On December 7, the head of Russia's oil giant Rosneft, Igor Sechin, informed President Vladimir Putin about the completion of the privatization of the 19.5% stake at Russia's largest oil company for 10.5 billion euros. Glencore Consortium and Qatar's Sovereign Wealth Fund have become the buyers and strategic investors in the deal
The Committee on Armed Services of the US Senate said at a meeting dedicated to the struggle against global threats to the United States that terrorist organizations in the Middle East, as well as Russia and China, were the biggest challenges to the United States of America. Russia and China seek to restore their erstwhile influence
On November 21, Ukraine celebrated the third anniversary of Maidan riots that split the nation into two camps. Maidan has deprived Ukraine of unity within its own people. The unity was lost artificially, after people from Western Ukraine came to the Independence Square and toppled the regime of Viktor Yanukovych
On April 11, 1857, Alexander II approved the State Emblem of Russia. Today, the Russian State Emblem is still considered one of the most complex state emblems in the entire history of the world. The question about the origin of the two-headed eagle on the Russian State Emblem still remains open
China resorted to tough rhetoric at a meeting of the UN Security Council and blocked a resolution on Aleppo. China's ambassador accused the West of unleashing the war in Syria. China is mad because Trump accused Beijing of protectionist policies and made it clear that he would establish relations with Taiwan