No peace in Donbass

Since the Minsk agreements there never really was a real peace in the battlefields of eastern Ukraine. Fighting continued though in a decreased intensity. In the recent months and weeks fighting in the Donbass region has intensified again, claiming a growing number of victims on both sides. The  death toll has increased to at least … Continue reading No peace in Donbass

Syria – Russia taking over world leadership?

Below is a guest contribution from Hem Raj Jain, originally received already on 1 November shortly after the crash and alleged “Islamic State” terror attack on an airbus with Russian tourists over the Sinai peninsula. Comments from Novorossiya News are in curly brackets { }. *** After plane crash too in Egypt by ISIS, Russia … Continue reading Syria – Russia taking over world leadership?

Syria: When the first Russian aircraft is shot down…

Lately you can read in the news that the Syrian rebels are expecting to receive anti-aircraft weaponry that is able to shoot down Russian aircraft operating in Syria. Allow me some thoughts on what consequences it could have if one or even several Russian aircraft are shot down by these weapons which probably would not … Continue reading Syria: When the first Russian aircraft is shot down…

How US-Republicans forgot Ukraine

The following guest contribution from Hem Raj Jain points out that the Ukraine conflict was not mentioned by anyone during the CNN Republican debate. “Anybody who believes in Americanism will be frustrated and saddened by what was seen on TV on Wednesday during debate (between 11 Republican aspirants for US Presidency) moderated by CNN. Every … Continue reading How US-Republicans forgot Ukraine

Russian FSB threatening Finnish activist

According to Finland’s largest newspaper, the Helsingin Sanomat, Finnish activist Mikael Storsjö is being spied on and even threatened by the Russian intelligence service FSB. The rather long article which is available online, describes how Storsjö’s online activism in favor of Chechnyan insurgents provoked the Kremlin’s reactions. Storsjö’s “experience” with the FSB started when he … Continue reading Russian FSB threatening Finnish activist