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Erdogan Says Turkey Won’t Drop Opposition to Sweden, Finland NATO Bids

Turkey is opposed to the Nordic countries joining NATO over their alleged support for the PKK, a Kurdish militant group Turkey and the US consider a terrorist organization. “NATO is a security alliance and we cannot accept terrorists to be in it,” Erdogan said.

Quo Vadis, Mother Russia?

In 230 years, the United States has never gone to war with Russia. Not with the Romanovs nor with the Stalinists, not with the Cold War Communists nor with the Putinists. US vital interests dictate that we maintain that tradition.

NATO Members at Odds Over Buildup in Eastern Europe

Since the beginning of the year, the US has deployed tens of thousands of troops to bolster its forces in Europe, including in Poland and the Baltic states, and US military leaders are eyeing a more permanent presence.

No More NATO Expansion

One day, the US will be called on to honor commitments that were carelessly made, and we will all come to regret that no one bothered to consider the costs.

The News Media’s Ukraine Whitewash Grows Worse

Official statements and press releases from Ukraine’s government also appear on Yahoo and other outlets, frequently without an acknowledgment that the accuracy of those accounts could not be confirmed.

McDonalds Leaves Russia—Russians Gain Four Years of Life Expectancy

"Expelling McDonalds from Russia will save millions of Russian lives and go a long way toward addressing our demographic deficit.”

Putin outlines position on looming NATO enlargement

Russia has no problems with these states, and in this sense, the (NATO) expansion through the accession of these countries does not create an immediate threat for Russia. But the expansion of military infrastructure into this territory will certainly provoke our response.

Neo-Conservatism is Alive and Well on Russia/Ukraine Conflict

Neocon maxim: "The Russian invasion of Ukraine is a threat to western democracy and America should be involved."

On Ukraine, the World Majority Sides With Russia Over US

India joined China in refusing to honor the US sanctions regime. And India kept to its resolve despite enormous pressure including calls from Biden to Modi and a train of high level US, UK and EU officials trekking off to India to bully, threaten and otherwise attempting to intimidate India.

The War on the Sacred

Those who want to be gods cannot stand the real ones.

Are New World Order Agents seeking to assassinate Vladimir Putin?

Will NWO ever succeed in taking out Putin? Well, Putin’s fate is not in their hands.

NATO strategy is revealed – to fight to the last Ukrainian...

What was learned here that such crossings should never be attempted without recon assurances that enemy artillery cannot quickly bring them under bombardment.

Russian Official: NATO Risking Direct Conflict With Russia and ‘Full-Fledged’ Nuclear...

“The pumping of Ukraine by NATO countries with weapons, the training of its troops to use Western equipment, the dispatch of mercenaries and the conduct of exercises by the countries of the Alliance near our borders increase the likelihood of a direct and open conflict between NATO and Russia instead of their ‘war by proxy,'”

Rand Paul Blocks Senate Vote on $40 Billion Ukraine Aid

The Founding Fathers would have agreed with Ran Paul here.

Taking Aim at Ukraine: How John Mearsheimer and Stephen Cohen Challenged...

Cohen counters the prevalent narrative that Putin bribed and bullied Yanukovych to reject the “reckless provocation” of the EU proposal – forcing a “deeply divided country to choose between Russia and the West” (p. 17).

US Counting on Putin To Signal Before Using Nukes

"The Kremlin is convinced the US is laying the groundwork for regime change in Russia, a conviction further reinforced by the events in Ukraine."

The “Rules-Based International Order” Is Dead. Washington Killed It

This all continues to highlight how the world is descending into a post-globalization world of at least two blocs: the anti-Russian one and the neutral one.

Russia shifting highly trained combat officers and troops from Syria

Russia Begins Withdrawing Troops Stationed In Syria; Likely To Transfer Some To Ukraine ...from Republic World - India As the ongoing war in Eastern Europe is...

Americans Don’t Want War With Russia

Saying that Vladimir Putin cannot remain in power and should be put on trial for war crimes was playing with fire.

A witness recalls the 2014 Odessa massacre

By April 2014, both camps in Odessa had become extremely radicalized. The Russian Spring movement wanted to be with Russia, and this was felt all throughout the southeastern areas – from Donetsk to Odessa.

Top Western media outlet deletes video critical of Ukraine

Citing “discrepancies in content,” the German magazine Der Spiegel has removed a video showing the testimony of an evacuee from Mariupol’s ‘Azovstal’ factory, a stronghold of the neo-Nazi Azov militants and other Ukrainian fighters.

Prof Stephen F. Cohen destroyed the Neocon and Ukraine narrative in...

"The orthodox, consensual, political media establishment view is that only Putin is to blame. We are completely innocent. We never did a single thing in the 25 years since the end of the Soviet Union to bring about a cold war. That isn’t true."

Col. Richard Black on diabolical forces in Syria and now Russia...

“Ukraine has no significance to Americans….It has no impact on our day-to-day lives. Yet we are playing this reckless game that risks the lives of all people in the United States and Western Europe for nothing.”

Canadian sniper ‘terribly disappointed’ with military reality in Ukraine

Once lauded by the international media, a Canadian sniper known as ‘Wali’ has returned from Ukraine to Quebec, telling local media that his experience there was a “terrible disappointment.”

Mariupol Neo-Nazis finally release Human Shield of Women, Children and Elderly

Jim W. Dean - VT knew all along that the hostages were being saved as the ticket for the neo Nazis to get out, but they are still there.

Why We Should Not Admire Zelensky

Zelensky has said that acquiring more weapons will definitely make him win the war; a powerful argument on its own, but when one considers that only a negotiated settlement can end the war, it dissolves into an impossible promise.

Ukraine Is a Russian Vital Interest, and Moscow Will Behave Accordingly

Boot and other pundits even dismiss comments coming from Russia about the possible use of tactical nuclear weapons. Michael McFaul, a former U.S. ambassador to Russia, contends blithely that warnings from Putin about using nuclear weapons in response to mounting Western military assistance to Kyiv should be ignored. “The threat of escalation is cheap talk,” McFaul states confidently. “Putin is bluffing.”

Poland Unwisely Escalates Ukraine War Toward WW3…But Why?

President Andrzej Duda has announced the common future for Poland and Ukraine, calling it not an occupation, but “the erasure of borders.”

US officials are looking for World War III in Ukraine

While the claims about the Russian generals and the Moskva aren’t confirmed, they signal an escalation in the US information war against Moscow.

Five Reasons To Be Increasingly Worried About the War in Ukraine

Russia is now aware that a negotiated settlement is fading on the horizon. The hopelessness came right at the beginning when Zelensky’s early signal that he might be willing to negotiate was answered by the US and UE decision to flood Ukraine with arms.

CIA Trying to Contact Russians Who are Against Ukraine War

CIA: “We are providing Russian-language instructions on how to safely contact CIA — via our Dark Web site or a reputable VPN."

Pope Francis not afraid to challenge NATO’s war justification

Pope Francis told an Italian newspaper that NATO may be partially to blame for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, saying the alliance encroached on Russia’s borders.

Alex Christoforou: Canadian General in Azovstal? Russian media warns UK

Canadian General in Azovstal? Russian media warns UK. Ukraine warns Orban. Update 1.

Azovstal Steel plant civilian refugee update

Another 46 people escaped the day before from the territories adjacent to the plant.

The Economic Sanctions against Russia Are Destructive and Counterproductive: We Must...

The economic war declared by the West against Russia has had the effect of convincing the minority of Russians who were not yet convinced that the Russian government has been right all these years when it warned about the threat posed by US foreign policy and Western countries under its influence.

Azovstal Steel Plant Civilians Ruthlessly used as Pawns, like Trump used...

“We knew about the corridors from the radio, but we couldn’t get to them, they wouldn’t let us out."

Two Words You’ll Never Hear on Mainstream News

Millions of words have been spilled by our government and our media framing this war as the madman in the Kremlin and his dreams of a reconstituted Soviet empire. But they could do better with just two words that Ukraine and US refused to honor and implement: Minsk II.

Ukraine: What the Corporate Press Refuses to Say

Ukraine has been part of Russia for centuries.

Inside the Republican Drift away from Supporting the NATO alliance

Are we on the way to a possible WW3? We could be, but does anyone doubt what an additional disaster that would create?

Don’t tell us about Russia’s (alleged) atrocities in Ukraine….

Israel's relentless assaults to annihilate Gaza’s civil society was unlawful and a war crime then, and is today. Who are we to deny them their right of self-defence and justice?

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