President Donald Trump announced on Monday night his administration’s plans to continue the engagement of the United States military in Afghanistan, a strategy meant to combat the influence of the Taliban and the ISIS affiliate in the country that will for go a formal timetable and instead rely upon “conditions on the ground” to guide U.S. activities.
Russia will hold its regular presidential election on March 18, 2018. In accordance with the Russian legislation, Vladimir Putin can nominate his own candidacy for a new term in the office.
Jim W. Dean – VT was right again. We smelled right away that this new desert fight in Syria was not a skirmish that Damascus had assigned to some throwaway militias to give them something to do.
Iran announces mass production of domestic main battle tank, which looks like Russian T-90MS (VIDEO)
RT/Moscow: Tehran kicked off the mass production of a main battle tank called Karrar at a ceremony attended by Iran’s defense minister. The tank appears to have a design similar to Russia’s T-90MS. Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan praised Iran’s new tank at the Sunday event, the Iranian media reported. “The tank can compete with […]
Was one of the reasons for the terror attacks on France to weaken and discredit Francois Hollande in order to re-install the Israeli puppet Sarkozy?
Jim W. Dean – The US is definitely in the cross hairs and the thinly veiled accusations are increasing, with this past week’s Turkish claim of not only CIA but FBI “assistance and training” with some of the coup plotters close to the Gulen group.
The WWII Exploits of Trump’s Jewish Relatives Editor’s note: With Trump’s foreign policy the most pro-Israeli in recent history and his equal history of surrounding himself with Russia/Putin haters, the love affair the Russian press has for Trump is quite amazing. Now Trump has done the full “Albright/Kerry” by declaring his Jewishness. In the real […]
There have been many reasons put forward over the years for why the Falklands War of 1982 happened, both official and conspiratorial. It has always seemed rather dubious that Britain would launch a major amphibious task force halfway across the globe at a time of economic woe and deep defence cuts in order to save […]
… by Ian Greenhalgh The resignation of Turkey’s prime minister, a man long held to be little more than a puppet of Erdogan, most likely signals a further shift towards an authoritarian dictatorship centred around the personality of Erdogan. It is probably that Davutoglu has been less easy to manipulate than Erdogan desires and therefore […]
President Barack Obama announced on Monday that the US is boosting its troop presence in Syria five-fold, to 250 military personnel.