There are huge strategic questions needing serious responsible answers from the USG.
General Curtis Scaparrotti, NATO’s supreme allied commander who also heads the US military’s European Command, told lawmakers he had seen Russian influence expand in multiple regions, including in Afghanistan.
Jim W. Dean – Eastern Europe is hard for Westerners to stay abreast of and impossible for those in the US, as it might as well be on Mars in terms of our following its politics.
From bromance to “Putin the Madman” in 3 short weeks, as Trumps mental state continues to deteriorate.
Trump Fail: ‘Vicious circle’: Moscow warns NATO Black Sea buildup & increased spending may lead to new Cold War
Moscow will take “all necessary measures” to protect its national interests in the Black Sea, Russia’s envoy to NATO has said, warning the alliance risks ushering in a vicious new Cold War with its significant spending and military build up in the region. Wrapping up NATO Defense Minister’s two-day meeting in Brussels, Secretary General […]
Jim W. Dean – If Trump keeps this “rule by executive order” binge going, he could become the most sued president in history during their first 100 days.
Jim W. Dean – Trump bails out during his first week in office on his first foreign policy plank by having General Mattis reassure Germany and France not to worry about any major NATO changes. This act puts all of Trump’s other foreign policy statements “in play”.
NATO has recently blamed Russia for spreading populist movements all over Europe. Bad move.
There is an interrelationship of the new Cold War, irresponsible statements of the US President-elect Donald Trump, various developments in the world and terrorism-related attacks which are part of the double game and secret strategy of Israel who is in collaboration with American CIA, FBI, and Islamic State group (Also known as Daesh, ISIS, ISIL) to seek revenge.
Turkey is clearly moving further away from Washington and closer to Moscow and while still a defacto member of the US-lead anti-IS coalition, it looks like it may not be for much longer.
2016 marked by important of diplomatic, political and military developments around the world.
Jim W. Dean – As VT predicted, the real story on who was responsible for the horrors inflicted on Aleppo will be coming out, and some of the Western media are already looking for cover
Donald Trump’s policies may erode trust within NATO thus dealing the final blow to the Alliance, according to former deputy commander of NATO and British General Sir Richard Shirreff. Still, intrigue deepens over Trump’s policy toward the military bloc and US-Russian relations.
Yet another “radical Islamic ISIS-linked terrorist,” identified thanks to yet another “magic ID drop,” has once again been shot dead by police and silenced forever.
The role of maritime theater of operations has significantly increased. But to create a traditional fleet of aircraft carriers, cruisers and destroyers, capable of competing on an even level with the strongest fleet today, the US Navy, is extremely complicated. For this reason, the maritime powers are looking for asymmetrical approaches in the construction of the fleet of the future.
Barack Obama has arrived in Greece on the first stop of his farewell foreign tour as president. As the trip comes days after the surprise election of Donald Trump, Obama hopes to reassure the US’ allies that their existing strategic relationships are safe. US Air Force One touched down in Athens on Tuesday morning after […]
21st Century Armageddon – With the liberals’ policy of nuclear restraint dismissed as irrational, what justification could be found to wage a nuclear war, where millions of innocent people, including Americans, would be killed?
Jim W. Dean – The US-NATO march toward the Russian border is causing Moscow to build up its military strength and technology on a Manhattan Project scale to have the technical edge it needs to defend against superior numbers.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was created after World War Two to unite democratic states or Western Europe and North America against Soviet expansionism.
On Tuesday, the Syrian army, Hezbollah and Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba fully secured the two strategic hills – Tal Ohod and Tal Bazo – and seized the Tal Mutah hill from Jabhat Fatah al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra) and its allies in southwestern Aleppo.
Jim W. Dean – I knew Motorola would be trashed in the media as a follow on to the assassination plot, the CIA and Kiev wanting to paint a picture of itself just killing terrorists to make the world safer.
New World Order agents want to impose their wicked and destructive decision upon the whole world.
First understand the refugee crisis in Europe is directly caused by Western Colonial Adventurism in Syria. That is the cause, and the refugee crisis is the effect.
Jim W. Dean – Henry Kamens gives us a home run peek behind the curtain at the growing threat that NATO has become to the rest of us. At a time when the organization should be on a decline, as there is really not much for it to do, it is doing just the opposite.
Jim W. Dean – Someone decided to put NATO wind-up doll, Fogh Rasmussen, in play via the NeoCon Wall Street Journal. The banksters and gangsters must be worried about their unipolar world prospects.
Jim W. Dean – Henry Kamens presents the best case for NATO countries to sit down and start all over from scratch. because NATO has become more of a security threat to the block than its claimed protector role.
Czech defense consultant Frantisek Sulc worries that Ankara’s move toward a realist approach to foreign policy could result in the most serious crisis NATO has faced in a quarter century, possibly leading to the alliance’s collapse.
Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to Serbia was intended to send a message that the US stood by its policies, essentially promoting Hillary Clinton’s campaign. All it managed to do, however, was dredge up the bitter memories of the 1999 NATO invasion. Before jetting off to Belgrade on August 16, Biden gave a fiery speech […]
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has lashed out at NATO, saying the alliance is not fully cooperating with Ankara. In an interview with Sputnik, he hinted that Turkey would consider military cooperation with Russia. Cavusoglu says that Ankara has become alarmed at the lack of willingness shown by NATO to cooperate with Turkey, which is […]
The recent spate of reports that Russian Radio-Chemical Defense (RKhB) Troops have been deployed to the Yamal Peninsula in order to combat an anthrax breakout among the local fauna brought attention to a relatively unknown and even unglamorous branch of the Russian Armed Forces which is tasked with protecting own forces, infrastructure, and civilian population from the effects of weapons of mass destruction.