The Wall Street Journal wrote that ISIS posed no serious threat to the US and could be annihilated by the Western coalition in some days. Mark Helprin believes that Washington should be afraid of Iran.
Five countries outside the EU, but the ones that support the policy of Brussels, have extended sanctions against Russia for another six months. The list of these countries includes Ukraine, Montenegro, Albania, as well as Liechtenstein and Norway. All the discussions about easing the sanctions have been pushed back till the summer of 2017
Thirty-two years ago, Ronald Reagan allegedly made a joke during a live broadcast that the nuclear bombing of the USSR was going to start in five minutes. What about all the recent statements from Western politicians about the need to shoot down Russian warplanes in Syria? This is not a joke at all, not even an understatement
The idea about the destruction of the universe is based on the hypothesis of vacuum instability. Any system in our world has a certain amount of potential energy. For example, a ball on top of the hill under the influence of gravity tends to release the energy and fall much lower, to thus become "stable"
According to The Boston Consulting Group, the company that specializes in management consulting, the top ten of world's best companies in the oil and gas industry includes three Russian companies. The fifth place on the top 10 is taken by Tatneft, the eighth position belongs to LUKoil
Joseph Stalin's grandson Yevgeny Dzhugashvili appealed to Moscow's Ostankino interdistrict investigation department with a request to initiate a criminal case for the rehabilitation of Nazism against the authors of the textbook on history for students of the tenth grade
War and conflicts are ravaging communities today. Recent years have seen wide-spread targeting of women and girls in conflict zones and a marked pushback on women's rights. 16years since the adoption of UNSC in 2000, the women, peace and security agenda remains relevant and critical in the face of rising violence, extremism and deadly conflicts.
Many foolish people believe that nuclear war cannot happen, because there can be no winner. However, the American war planners, who elevated US nuclear weapons from a retaliatory role to a pre-emptive first strike function, obviously do not agree that nuclear war cannot be won
In the USSR, as it turns out, life was boring. There were no wars with neighboring republics, no separatism, no ethnic cleansing, no raids, no economic crises, no criminal gangs - boredom at its finest. Deadly dull. In the USSR, there was no such thing as riot police as we know it. In the US, the bastion of democracy, the situation was different
Russia has been India's most trusted and time tested friend. Western countries always tried to weaken and contain India. Deep down, the West has never trusted India. It has always considered India as a potential adversary. Even Obama has called India and China American competitors. Russia has always given its best weaponry and technology to India