Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator Former US President Barack Obama has admitted in an interview with German channel NTV on Wednesday, November 18, that his administration failed to deal with Syria during his presidency. He was asked about the failures in his administration, and he answered, “In the area of foreign policy, the tragedy in Syria […]
Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator US President Donald Trump promised to end America’s wars, and bring the troops home; however, as his four years in office are coming to a close, he was unable to fulfill his 2016 campaign promise, but it remains to be seen if President-elect Joe Biden might do It. The US […]
What awaits Moldova if the opposition wins – opinions from Europe and Russia suddenly convergeWhat awaits Moldova if the opposition wins – opinions from Europe and Russia suddenly converge
The unprecedented economic crisis, together with the preliminary results of the first round of presidential elections, paint Moldova’s prospects very unfavourable. According to the Central Election Commission of the country, the voter turnout was 40% or 1.36 million people. Thus Maya Sandu, the leader of pro-Western party “Action and solidarity” is ahead of the incumbent […]
Is it profitable for Europe to be afraid of Russia?Is it profitable for Europe to be afraid of Russia?
For several years now, we have been constantly hearing about Russia being a threat, preparing an invasion, using spies and hackers, and poisoning people. And we seem to be starting to forget that until quite recently everything was different.
The bombing, lying in the ruins of the city, horror and death. This is how cinema or video games show us war. Looking at these shots, you involuntarily realize that getting up early in the morning for work and being in traffic jams is not such a problem. But can this indicate that we live […]
Democratic values, once a bright idea, have become a stone on the neck of Europe, which is dragging it into the abyss of chaos. Now there is a chance to fix it. Presidential elections were held in Belarus yesterday. Their results were predictable. Alexander Lukashenko, who ruled for the past 26 years, has again won […]
Eric Zuesse On July 26th, Germany’s Die Welt (The World) Sunday newspaper headlined “USA threatens German Nord Stream 2 contractors” and reported that, “The construction of the Russian Nord Stream 2 pipeline has long been a thorn in the US’s side. Now they are increasing the pressure on German and European companies involved in the […]
Trump throws down the gauntlet at Oval Office News Conference [Video]Trump throws down the gauntlet at Oval Office News Conference [Video]
President Trump has enormous media transparency, far more than any president in history. Love him or hate him, his talent at using a hostile media to get his own message out is formidable and apparently quite effective. Here, the President gives a short, ten-minute interview in which he states in very clear terms that the spiraling […]
The North remembers the feat of Soviet soldiers and sets an example for the whole EuropeThe North remembers the feat of Soviet soldiers and sets an example for the whole Europe
Relations between Norway and Russia do not seem too good-neighborly. At least, this impression develops if you look at the Norwegian media. Experts talk about the threat posed by the Northern Fleet of Russia with its new independent status. Last fall, information about Russian special forces allegedly spotted on Svalbard was actively circulated. Agree, in […]