issinger is an outstanding figure in the American politics. The Bushes come and go, but people like Henry Kissinger stay. Such visits never happen for personal reasons. Such evens always happen for the sake of global and complicated issues, such as issues of Russian-American actions in the world, wars, global markets and revolutions
The truth about the air crash over Ukraine in 2014 will not be unveiled to the world as long as the Obama administration stays in power. The Buk system is a complex that operates on the basis of the so-called external guidance. In other words, the system needs radars to follow the target and other equipment that the Donbass militia did not have
Any sport is both dangerous pleasure and profession at the same time, as it entails health risks and injuries. This is a destiny for all who choose big sport their profession. We are going through a historical period of the global hybrid war, when attacks on sports serve as a part of global attack
In 2014, there were 1,652 executions across the world, more than 1,000 of which were committed by China. Five hundred prisoners were executed in Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Sudan, Yemen or North Korea. Thirty-one American states still carry out death penalty, principally Texas, Oklahoma and Georgia
Seventeen years have passed since January 27, 1999. They were 17 years of intense and sometimes difficult history of the Pravda.Ru publication. This is not a jubilee, but we have survived the turn of the century, hard times of the 2000s and are still experiencing a plethora of surprises of the last decade. Obviously, we have something to remember
Space X Falcon rocket has recently made quite a few headlines as it crash-landed on a drone ship. Elon Musk, the author of the idea of the multiple-use booster rocket, encouraged the general public with a post on his blog: "Well, at least the pieces were bigger this time." Musk also promised that he was not going to shut down the project
The times in which we live often present us religion as a trinket of the past, almost a useless girth that many people holding because they have nor the culture, the intellect, or simply the courage, to live without it. We live Star-Trek times in which religion is shown to be source of suffering, rather than salvation: think about the Islamic...
For many years, Russian media outlets have been glorifying Turkey, putting the country up as Russia's best friend at the time when Turkey has been working to build the Ottoman Empire. All of a sudden it turns out that the Turkish government was no friend to Russia at all. It is the people who elected this president and this government
Every winter holiday, be it New Year, Christmas or Epiphany have certain traditions of its own.The following holidays are considered traditional winder holidays: New Year celebration (December 31), Christmas (January 7), time from Christmas to Epiphany called Christmas-tide (Rus. "Svyatki"), and Epiphany on January 19
Cubans celebrated on Friday (01) the 57 anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution, a process that since that historic January 1, 1959 brought a new reality of social justice to the country. Over half a century later, in the Caribbean nation develops a process of updating the economic and social model...
Hundreds of agents, whom the CIA was recruiting in Cuba and in other countries of the socialist bloc during the Cold War, appeared to be agents of Soviet secret services at the same time. The amount of such information was so large that it was impossible to estimate the scale of failure of CIA's intelligence work
Heroin use in the USA is skyrocketing. Heroin deaths are skyrocketing too. 90% of the heroin comes from US-occupied Afghanistan. How is this heroin getting into the US? This current, highly lethal opium war of a heroin epidemic in the USA is the first ever drug epidemic to invade the US from a US-occupied nation, Afghanistan
Japan has declassified the materials about the events that took place in the 1970s and the 1980s. The materials lift the veil about secret negotiations between the governments of Japan and the United States about the South Korean jetliner that was downed by the USSR in 1983. Washington said that Moscow shot down the South Korean Boeing deliberately