There is a great chance that Putin will order an attack on the Baltic states, because now is a perfect opportunity for Russia to neutralize NATO for good. Why is that? 1. America’s isolationist policy With Donald Trump being next president of the United States, the Kremlin’s favorite candidate will be in the White House … Continue reading Will Putin invade the Baltic states?
Putin’s Russia is currently militarily involved in two conflicts – in Ukraine and in Syria. At the latter scene a Russian strike force consisting of Russia only carrier Admiral Kuznetsov is expected to arrive today – just in time when a Russian ultimatum addressed to the rebels (aka “terrorists”) to withdraw from the besieged ends. … Continue reading Make Russia great again
Warning the following text might disturb your perception of truth and Russia! These days it seems hard to distinguish truth and lies in the flood of news and social media reports. Two major conflicts of present time, the war in Ukraine and the war in Syria are just the peak of the iceberg when it … Continue reading Russia, the West, the truth and the dying
One headache of the European Union could become true in the next days as an impending cut of Russian gas supplies through Ukraine would hit Europe at a critical time. Gazprom announced that it will stop the transfer of gas to and through Ukraine if the country won’t pay for deliveries within the next two … Continue reading Russia’s gas weapon right on time
One of the big questions regarding the Ukraine conflict is currently whether the latest agreement that includes a ceasefire, Minsk II, is still valid or it already failed – latest with the capture of Debaltseve by separatist forces. Some argue that Debaltseve was not part of the agreement while others see it the opposite way. … Continue reading Why Europe can’t acknowledge a failure of Minsk II
After all diplomatic efforts to end fighting in eastern Ukraine by means of a peaceful solution have failed so far, the leaders of France and Germany have initiated new peace talks in Minsk on Wednesday. Many observers consider this as possibly the last chance for a peaceful solution of the conflict (though peace is always … Continue reading Last chance for peace?