Opponents of the President of Abkhazia gathered in Sukhum in front of government buildings demanding the President, Alexander Ankvab, should resign. Most aggressive opposition activists stormed the administration building. Russia withdrew itself from solving Abkhazian problems while trying to sit on two chairs. Is there another Maidan brewing?
The situation in Libya may lead to further escalation of violence. The country lives under dual power: the proponents of the "Muslim way" support recently appointed Prime Minister Ahmed Miitig, whereas the fighters of Gaddafi's former supporter, Khalifa Haftar, pronounced the government illegitimate and declared war on Islamists
The Russian authorities continue to insist on the need for a thorough investigation into the death of tens of people in the House of Trade Unions in Odessa. Ukrainian PM claims Russia wants to disrupt presidential vote. NATO's Rasmussen claims he does not see Russia pulling back its troops from the border with Ukraine
The West launched a PR campaign for its leaders in Africa. Michelle Obama, Carla Bruni, Angelina Jolie and their ilk demand the captured Nigerian girls should be released. Where were they when the West was killing Syrian children? Is it all a prelude to deploying American troops in the country that is the richest with hydrocarbons in Africa?
For 10 years the political right, with its allies abroad, has supported the transfer of Colombian paramilitaries for its violent plan against Venezuela. This is an act of intrusion, of sedition and terrorism against a constitutional, democratically elected Government. The west, once again, says one thing and does another.
Russia respects the will of the residents of Donetsk and Luhansk regions of Ukraine, the press service of the Kremlin said. Moscow set out a hope for a dialogue between representatives of Kiev, Donetsk and Luhansk. The Kremlin also pointed out the high turnout at the referendum, despite attempts to disrupt the vote.
The Western governments and their propagandists, the corporate media, are acting as if the massacre of Odessa, where Fascists close to the western-backed Ukrainian illegal "government" murdered scores of innocent Russian-speaking civilians in cold blood, never happened, or else was provoked by Moscow. Now, for the truth.
The death toll from the massacre in Odessa is said to be 116, not 46, as it was reported earlier. Some were burned alive, others suffocated in toxic smoke, some others jumped to their deaths out of the windows of the burning building, or were shot in the head. On May 6th, Odessa held the first funeral ceremony for the victims of the terrible...
The hawks in the US government this time led by Victoria Nuland decided that the former arch enemy has to be put into place and all efforts to re-establish the Soviet Union in another form have to be prevented. For that much money was invested to support and push anti-Russian forces in Georgia and Ukraine
Self-defense forces of Slavyansk refute the statement Kiev defense officials, who said that they took the town under control. Not that long ago, a message appeared on the website of Ukraine's Interior Ministry saying that the soldiers of the National Guards cleared Slavyansk from pro-Russian activists. However, all militiamen remain on their...
Washington claims that Moscow does not fulfill the Geneva accords on Ukraine, but the Americans look awkward when it comes to requirements to present evidence. There are no US officials in the area of the conflict, so they rely on word of mouth from social networks. In the protests in southeastern Ukraine, US sees only gunmen and Russian agents
The British government has ordered the opening of an inquiry on the Muslim Brotherhood's activity in the country. PM Cameron said that the decision was taken at the end of March, after it was concluded that the British intelligence did not have enough information about the activities of the Islamist organization in the United Kingdom and in Egypt.
Survival is the key word to understand the Saudi dynasty's latest external and internal policies. These are designed to pre-empt change but paradoxically they are creating more enemies in a changing world order. The 70-year-old strategic oil for security US-Saudi alliance seemed about to crack on its 69th anniversary