The friendship between Russia and Egypt started many decades ago, when the USSR rescued Egypt from collapse and helped the Egyptians create a modern army and return the territories seized by Israel. The USSR ran an extensive program to create the Egyptian army, but it was air defense systems that pushed Israel towards a move to sign the peace...
Slobodan Despot, a well-known Swiss editor, owner of the Xenia publishing house, who is also a press attaché of one of the leaders of the Swiss right party Oskar Freysinger, estimated the first-round primary in France and unexpected victory of Francois Fillon, who managed to shoot ahead.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has invited the leaving US President Barack Obama to visit Russia at any time he likes. Putin and Obama had a short talk before the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Peru.
The period following election of Donald Trump as President of the United States has been a trying time for us all. Many have dealt with the shock and awe of his victory viscerally through tears, while many others have retreated to places of safety, with others still grappling amidst the enormity of this triumph emanating as a thunderclap from the...
No doubt when President-elect Donald Trump first visited and saw up-front-and personal the White House 'swamp' following his stunning election victory he too reacted, as Roy Scheider did in 'Jaws'. When confronted with the task at hand the 'chief's' adroit words bear repeating. "We're going to need a bigger boat!"
Outgoing US President Barack Obama has recently visited Berlin to pick a new leader of the liberal West. In fact, Obama is bringing together an anti-American bloc in Europe. It is a curiosity or panic? Can Angela Merkel become such a leader, and whom will she rely on? Is she concerned that Donald Trump may have her as the first course for a...
More than 50 Russians have had their bodies cryogenically frozen. Another 200 have signed contracts for the future. Most of them are those who suffer from serious diseases. They have decided to freeze their bodies in a hope that they will be able to be cured of their diseases in several decades. What is cryonics? Is it a technology of the future?
Russian President Putin said at a press conference after the APEC summit in Lima that Russia was ready to freeze oil production on the current level. The move will not cause any damage to the Russian energy sector. If Arab countries agree to freeze oil production, Russia can join them to boost oil prices
The Russian Defense Ministry has found evidence proving that ISIS terrorists use poisonous substances in Syria. According to the official spokesman for the department, Major-General Igor Konashenkov, a rapid identification of nine samples showed the presence of chlorine and white phosphorous in weapons
There is so much similarity and commonality among people, voters, left, right, social, center, liberal, or not politically interested. Almost everyone has had enough of the establishment, of the selfishness of greed, of the failure of the elite. The degradation of society, spiritual values and decency.
Speaking about Russian-Japanese relations in Lima, Peru, Russian President Putin said that the way to the peace treaty was not easy", but its absence between Russia and Japan was a relic of the past, which hindered the development of relations between the two countries. Russia's sovereignty over the Kuril Islands was established as a result of WWII
His appointment on May 30th 2015, came somewhat out of the blue. Saakashvili had been an enthusiastic cheerdleader for Euromaidan, but in the aftermath of that, had actually moved to the USA, Williamsburg, Brooklyn. February of 2015 saw him called to Ukraine
Suddenly everyone around me wants to speak, to shout, and to declare. Lately, people who are surrounding me, as well as those who are far away from me are frantically watching the news, reading newspapers and browsing through countless political websites.