Two chambers of the US Congress have recently crushed President Obama's veto on the law on the prosecution of sponsors of terrorism (Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act, JASTA). This is a symbolic decision that deserves special attention. The first thing that attracts attention is the circumstances that surround the decision of US law-makers
While the NATO countries are busy spending opne point two trillion USD on their collective military spending per year each and every year, repeated calls for help in South Sudan have gone practically ignored and today around one hundred thousand people are trapped in Yei with no escape and fighting blazing all around them.
Russians have a positive assessment of the situation in the country, but remain worried about their future. International experts joined the statements from Russian and international observers about the openness of the elections. 65% of Russians did not know or were "slightly familiar" with what parties would be represented at the State Duma
Let us in first place and once again remember the victims of the MH 17 disaster and their families and friends and loved ones. Let us also ask what is the Netherlands, if not a failed version of Germany, what are the Dutch if not failed Germans? And has the Netherlands ever produced anything worthwhile except the Dyke? With a hole.
When Vitaly Churkin rose to speak at the UN to address Syria's ongoing tragedy, on Sunday 25th September, US Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, François Delattre, Permanent Representative for France and British Permanent Representative, Matthew Rycroft, metaphorically threw their toys out of the pram and walked out.
Vladimir Churov, Ambassador-at-large and Former Head of the Russian Central Election Commission, arranges trip of the Russian observers to the US presidential elections. Its members are being chosen by the Russian Foreign Ministry.
About 70 percent of Russians living outside Moscow think of their nation’s capital as “just a big city.” Twenty-two percent said that they consider Moscow to be the incarnation of Russia’s best things. About 36 percent of those living in the province said that they treated Moscow positively
Representatives for the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) said that all bomb shelters and underground shelters in Moscow meant for the evacuation of people in case of a nuclear attack or other emergencies, "were prepared and will be able to accommodate the entire population of the capital."
Russia will never be able to live in harmony with the West because of the US model of a melting pot of nations, in which they melt to create an "exceptional product." Russia has always been trying to build a common house, where national identity does not interfere with common Russian-ness. Ukraine intends to reprogram the Russian world in a...
The one verity going into the first presidential debate, not widely recognized, was that it did not matter how Clinton managed and what she said, although a collapse on the stage clearly would have been a decisive-enough matter