Prerequisites for the new Warsaw Pact have come to fruition. This could be the only way for Russia to stop the insatiable desire of Washington to unleash a war in Europe. Does Russia have power to do that? Will anyone be willing to join the new defensive alliance? Russia's reunification with Crimea was our response to Ukraine's steps towards NATO
Washington has lifted the ban on the sale of lethal weapons to Vietnam. Analysts believe that the latest move of the US administration reflects the concerns about the growing military influence of China. Washington is trying to get India also involved in the game against China. Vietnam and India have never shared sympathy for the United States
Bashar Assad's army has proved to be incapable of maintaining the success that has been achieved with the support of the Russian Air Force. Syria's allies suffer serious losses. Turkey and Saudi Arabia demonstrate their confidence and willingness to sharply step up their actions, while Washington insists on clear time frames to reach a political...
A serious political crisis has paralyzed Brazil. Argentina has changed its president. Venezuela is standing on the brink of violent clashes and a military coup. In Peru, Alberto Fujimori's heiress is coming to power. Why do progressive left-wing parties lose ground in Latin America rapidly?
Hillary Clinton will do everything possible to take North Korea out of isolation. She will do it with the help of an agreement that will be similar to the agreement with Iran. Sanctions are also possible, even against Beijing. Will Clinton succeed? Why doesn't Russia have its own plan for such a major issue of global politics?
Presidents of Turkey and the European Commission, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Jean-Claude Juncker exchanged harsh statements about the abolishment of the visa regime for Turkey. Juncker demanded Turkey should amend its anti-terrorism law, making Erdogan explode in response. Is there a way for Turkey and the EU to end the bickering?
Just when Americans thought the score in the GOP primaries was settled last week in Indiana, the powers to be still parsed their words. After all, the Hoosier Republican voters made their choice: loud and clear. They sent Lyin' Ted Cruz packin'; but not before the sole remaining challenger did a lot of cryin'.
The economy of Venezuela remains in a difficult situation, because the revenues that the country was receiving from oil sales in the last four years have dropped considerably. Venezuela under-receives a huge amount of money. In January, the country received only $77 million in oil revenues. Venezuela is standing on the brink of an armed rebellion
The immortal battalion originated in Russia, created with a sea of pictures of relatives who fought in WWII. Then this tribute to the fallen fearsome warriors and remaining veterans who have survived into their 90s and some even to the remarkable age ¬of 100 suddenly spread across the continents like a fire.
Ennio Remondino is an Italian retired journalist of RAI, the national broadcasting corporation. War-correspondent, he's an expert of Balkans, Middle-East and the connection between Italian mafia with masonry. He writes about NATO's current policy...
Dirty money goes to financial centers in the West, particularly to London. London is not interested in eradicating corruption, nor does it want to eliminate the offshore system. Hypocrisy is the calling card of British imperialism. This is what they teach at all aristocratic schools. If you are not a hypocrite, you can never make a career
The "Immortal Regiment" has shown that no matter where we live, the Russians are one family that remains eternally grateful to Soviet soldiers. Nevertheless, reactions from homegrown Russophobes was not long in coming. It is difficult to figure out what can help those people - medicine or guillotine
Take a leaf out of someone's book goes the old saying, the insinuation being you might learn something. Let us apply the concept to the area of international relations, diplomacy and plain good manners and apply them to the world stage set before us. Let us then sort out the wheat from the chaff. It would appear Moscow's is as good a record as any.