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Russia and the Ukraine-conflict in German view

The  conflict in Ukraine puts German and Russian relationship under stress as can be well seen in recent articles from German media. The opinions (public opinion) mainly appears to be divided in voices that blame Russia and especially Putin as main culprit for the situation in Ukraine and such voices that accuse USA and NATO … Continue reading Russia and the Ukraine-conflict in German view

Celebrating World War I by risking a new war

The European Leadership Network (ELN) – an allegedly neutral think-thank – warns in its study which has been published today of the consequences of the increase of military tensions between Russia and the West. ELN evaluated 40 sensitive incidents which took place in the last eight months and and differ from what is/was “normal” so … Continue reading Celebrating World War I by risking a new war

NATO and Russia – on the brink of war?

Today German magazine “Der Spiegel” reports that in the pas few months there were severe 40 incidents that could have led to a direct armed escalation between Russia and the West. Among them has been an almost crash between a Scandinavian passenger plane and a Russian reconnaissance plane that did not transmit its position to … Continue reading NATO and Russia – on the brink of war?