On 19 September 2016, the General Assembly of the UNO will bring together Heads of State and Government from across the world for the UN Summit for refugees and migrants. This is a historic opportunity to take a strategic and balanced view of the needs of millions of migrant women who are currently quietly fueling economies and sustaining growth...
The global mass media has recently reported that the US new-generation destroyer USS Zumwalt DDG-1000 has bound for its base in San Diego. Why is this ship so interesting? And why is so much attention paid to it? Many believe that it is to define look of the XXI century vessels, the main criterion of which will be ‘invisibility’.
The US prepares a new hotbed of tension in the chaos belt around Russia. It will be the Russian-speaking Estonian Narva. A ‘secret report’ of the Estonian government Commission on Security has been cited in the Eesti Ekspress. The provocation is dangerous because it can trigger a world war.
Venezuela assumed a three year presidency of the 120 nation Non Aligned Movement (NAM), at its 17th summit on the island of Margarita, this week. That role in the NAM underscores Venezuela's ongoing leadership on key international issues, such as UN reform, regional integration and anti-imperialism, despite the country's constitutional and economic...
Russophobian policy of the states should have economic consequences. Russia has demonstrated it by canceling oil and other cargoes’ transit through the Baltic ports. Ukraine may also be deprived soon of its gas transit trough. But one question is still in the air. How will small but proud republics live after 2020?
It is now September 2016, just two months before the Presidential elections, and both political camps have already managed to disgust a great number of the US voters, by offering almost no comprehensive political or economic program, by offering... close to nothing!
Quite disturbing events are taking place in Afghanistan. Pakistan has been putting into effect its program on extradition of the Afghan refugees. Which is the situation in Afghanistan today? Won’t it become a global hot spot once more? Darya Mitina, a historian, orientalist, told Pravda.Ru about the matter in an interview.
The UK Foreign Affairs Committee has issued a Parliamentary report which heavily criticises ex-Prime Minister David Cameron for the British intervention in Libya for being based on false pretexts, for lacking a coherent strategy and for destabilising the country, now crawling with terrorists. And so, accountability?
Brussels discusses creation of a European army, which will provide home and foreign security of the EU. According to a source in the European Commission, proposals which are contained in a joint document of the French and German Defence Ministers are being considered.