Germans Demand All US Military Leave

By War is Boring, World Beyond War. -

A democratic socialist faction of the German parliament is demanding the United States withdraw all 35,000 American troops from their nation, claiming that a war with Russia is inevitable and [...]

Russian MoD: Washington Loots Syrian Oil And Transports It Outside Country

By Staff, Sana.sy -

Moscow, SANA- Russian Defense Ministry affirmed that what Washington does in Syria is a looting and burglary on a state level. Commenting on satellite images that were taken last September and [...]

Vladimir Putin, Syria’s Pacifier-In-Chief

By Pepe Escobar, Asiatimes.com -

The negotiations in Sochi were long – over six hours – tense and tough. Two leaders in a room with their interpreters and several senior Turkish ministers close by if advice was needed. The [...]

Russian Pride And US Exceptionalism

By Riva Enteen, Dissidentvoice.org -

I just came home to California from a 50-person citizen diplomacy delegation to Russia to ponder my neighbor’s bumper sticker that says “Just pretend it’s all OK.” That’s the American state of [...]

Under Fire from Ukraine And Misperceived By The West

By Eva Bartlett, Mintpress News. -

n September 2, I left the southern Russian city of Rostov-on-Don via minibus heading northwest to the border of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) and on into Donetsk. For my first few days [...]

Return To Russia: Crimeans Tell The Real Story Of The 2014 Referendum And Their Lives Since

By Eva Bartlett, Mintpressnews.com -

SIMFEROPOL, CRIMEA — In early August I traveled to Russia for the first time, partly out of interest in seeing some of the vast country with a tourist’s eyes, partly to do some journalism in the [...]

NATO Rejects Putin’s Request To Ban Missile Deployments In Europe

By Tyler Durden, Zerohedge.com -

At the end of this week NATO announced a bombshell that's gone largely underreported given the Ukraine transcript brouhaha and Democrats' push for impeachment. NATO [...]

Trump Regime Denies Visas To Members Of Russian And Iranian UN Delegations

By Stephen Lendman, Intrepid Report. -

International protocol obliges host country USA to issue visas for delegation members, attending sessions at UN headquarters in New York. The US operates by its own rules exclusively, [...]

Busting A Myth: Assange Has Published Damaging Material On Russia

By Patrick Lawrence, Consortiumnews.com -

Among the many myths fostered by critics of WikiLeaks is that the publication has repeatedly shown political bias in favor of nations the U.S. treats as enemies and suppresses documents damaging [...]

From A Russian: Our Planet Is So Small That We Must Live In Peace

By Ann Wright, PopularResistance.org -

I was in the Russian Far East, in the city of Yakutsk as a part of the Center for Citizens Initiatives citizen to citizen diplomacy program. The 45-person delegation from the United States had [...]

Challenging Times For Citizen To Citizen Diplomacy In Russia

By Ann Wright, World Beyond War. -

Whenever you go to one of the countries the U.S. considers its “enemy,” you can be sure to get a lot of flak.  This year I have been to Iran, Cuba, Nicaragua, and Russia, four of the many [...]

America Loses Asia-Pacific As Full Spectrum Dominance Continues To Fail

By Matthew Ehret, Strategic-culture.org -

While American military exercises in the Pacific have played out on China’s doorstep at an accelerating rate since the Pivot to Asia was announced in 2011 with the most recent US-Australia [...]

Zombie Zombie Zombie

By Staff, Davidswanson.org -

CNN is outraged that Trump was too friendly with Russians, supposedly endangering an honorable spy snooping into the Russian government. The New York Times doesn’t want any peace settlements in [...]

Russia Signs Deal To Send Navy To Venezuela After ‘Unacceptable’ U.S. Moves

By Tom O'Connor, Newsweek.com -

The Russian military has signed a deal that would allow it to send military ships to Venezuela, expressing support for the Latin American country. The U.S. has been critical of current Venezuelan [...]

Unraveling Of Arms Control Agreements Continuing, Last Nuclear Pact’s Future Uncertain

By Andrew Osborn, Reuters.com -

The New START treaty limits the number of strategic nuclear warheads the world’s two biggest nuclear powers can deploy to no more than 1,550, the lowest level in decades. It also curbs the number [...]