Posts Tagged ‘russian’

Tulsi Gabbard sues Hillary Clinton for $50m over ‘Russian asset’ smear

The Hawaii congresswoman and Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard is suing Hillary Clinton for defamation, alleging the 2016 nominee described her as a “Russian asset” and claiming more than $50m in damages. Gabbard, who sued Google in July 2019, also claiming $50m, filed the lawsuit in the southern district of New York. She claims that in […]

Libyan Peace Talks and Russian Diplomacy 101

Libya stands at a precarious watershed between a peaceful political settlement – or further civil war. But at least the two main warring factions this week entered into a process of dialogue when they attended a summit in Moscow hosted by Russia. Turkey was the second party at the summit acting as a mediator, along […]

Russian a deal before Putin pen to paper: 7 things to know for January 21

1. Good prospekts: The so-called “air-train” of leaders and other dignitaries visiting Israel for the world Holocaust forum to mark the 75th anniversary of Auschwitz’s liberation has begun, but it seems all eyes are on one person only, Russian President Vladimir Putin. Putin won’t arrive until Thursday, but with him holding the keys to freeing […]

Russian Foreign Minister: 6 -35 fighters on Iran’s borders at time of plane crash…suspected false flag

Acting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov gives a press conference, in Moscow, Russia, on January 17, 2020. (Photo by AFP) Some reports have them flying from an Israeli base in Azerbaijan Acting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says there is unverified information that at least six American F-35 jets were “in the Iranian border area” […]

Russian MPs confirm Mikhail Mishustin as new prime minister after cabinet resignation

Mikhail Mishustin has been ratified as next Prime Minister of Russia by MPs, after the cabinet resigned on Wednesday. Vladimir Putin had earlier proposed Mishustin, formerly head of the Federal Tax Service, as a candidate. In an overwhelming vote on Thursday, 383 lawmakers supported Mishustin’s candidacy. Not a single MP cast […]

Voice of America confuses Communist leader with new Russian PM… showing once again MSM can’t do Russia

   US-government sponsored Voice of America is well aware that Russia’s new PM Mikhail Mishustin is “a career bureaucrat who never had political ambitions” but, strangely enough, it doesn’t seem to know what the man looks like. Kudos to the US outlet for having noticed a major shake-up in the Russian government, but someone at […]

Iraq Set to Buy Russian S-400 Air Defense System and Assert Its Sovereignty

Iran attacked US forces stationed at two bases in Iraq with 15 missiles on January 8th, but it does not appear missile defense systems were used to counter them. Eric Gomez, a missile defense policy analyst at the Cato Institute, said the next day, “And from the reporting I’ve seen about last night, it doesn’t […]

Russian political earthquake: Putin sets out plan for Kremlin departure & Medvedev resigns

On Wednesday, Russia’s government resigned. Dmitry Medvedev departed the political frontline, and Vladimir Putin effectively confirmed that he will leave the presidency at the end of his present term, suggesting Mikhail Mishustin as the new Russian prime minister. As Van Morrison once crooned, there will be days like this. And it’s only the 15th of January. […]

Simples! The Russian Meerkat that is feline fine with her cat best friend

Owner Ekaterina Kuraeva, 45, from Saint Petersburg, Russia, filmed the pair scratching and embracing each other in videos that went viral online. Ekaterina said: “When we got Suria, Nice was already living with us, they bonded straight away. “Now they spend the whole day together, every day. “They do everything together, eating, sleeping and playing. […]

According to Russian Experts: The US Bears “Partial Responsibility” for the “Human Error” Which Caused the Ukrainian plane crash

youtube twitter facebook rss Source Article from https://www.globalresearch.ca/according-to-russian-experts-the-us-bears-partial-responsibility-for-the-human-error-which-caused-the-ukrainian-plane-crash/5700373 Hits: 14

Plane Wrong Blame Game: How attacks on Iranian & Russian airliners are forgotten

A missile taking down a passenger airliner, which had departed from Tehran airport, with heavy loss of life. No I’m not talking about this week’s Ukrainian International Airlines PS752 crash, but the take-down by a surface-to-air missile of Iran Air Flight 655 on July 3, 1988. Never heard of that one?  Well, it’s not surprising, […]

Russian defense ministry highlights Solemaini’s contribution to combating ISIS in Syria

TASS – According to his statement, the killing of the commander will lead to an escalation of military-political tensions in the Middle East, negatively affecting the global security system The Russian Defense Ministry has highlighted the contribution of Iranian Revolutionary Guards’ Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani, who was killed in a US strike at Baghdad […]

US and Russian Soldiers Engaged in Fist Fight on Christmas in Syria

(MEMO) — A number of Russian soldiers were badly beaten and airlifted to hospital after a fist fight with American troops in Syria last week, it has been revealed. According to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the incident occurred on 25 December in the city of Tal Tamr in Al-Hasakah province in north-east […]

Robert Steele: Dan Borgino FRIES Obama, Rice, Brennan on Russian Witchhunt — Russia News Now

Comment and Links Below the Fold ROBERT STEELE: I am reliably informed that a study is underway of every single “unmasking” (revealing of US citizen identities in top secret signals and other forms of intelligence — such as reports from the British and Israelis). 32 more words via Robert Steele: Dan Borgino FRIES Obama, Rice, Brennan […]

New Russian hypersonic missile can achieve speeds of Mach 27 and will become operational in 2020

(Natural News) The development and deployment of intercontinental nuclear missiles in the 1950s was a military game changer that many experts believe actually prevented a third or even a fourth world war between the great powers. Though conventional war remained a threat, any large power with a nuclear arsenal would no doubt […]

Photos: Iranian, Russian, Chinese flotillas firing at maritime targets in Sea of Oman

ISNA | Erfan Khoshkoo: The flotillas of Iran, China, and Russia fired at three pre-determined maritime targets in the Sea of Oman on Saturday during the first phase of a joint military exercise.   Source Article from https://theiranproject.com/blog/2019/12/29/photos-iranian-russian-chinese-flotillas-firing-at-maritime-targets-in-sea-of-oman/ Hits: 19

Russian Orthodox Church cuts ties with Alexandria Patriarchate over recognition of Ukraine’s breakaway church

   The Russian Orthodox Church has cut ties with the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Alexandria and all of Africa Patriarch Theodore II after he recognized the independence of Ukraine’s church from Moscow. Russia’s Holy Synod also decided on December 27 to abolish the Exarchate of the Patriarchate of Alexandria in Moscow and convert it into […]

How do you know woke ‘Star Wars’ is a failure? When social justice warriors start blaming ‘Russian bots’

The latest – and perhaps the last – installment in the saga, ‘The Rise of Skywalker,’ premiered the weekend before Christmas. While the box office receipts have reportedly been anemic, Rotten Tomatoes review averages show that the audience liked it as much as 2015’s ‘The Force Awakens.’ By contrast, critics hated it – almost as […]

Estonia claims ‘foreign pressure’ won’t impact its push against Russian outlet Sputnik amid Moscow’s complaints

The Estonian government has demanded that all Estonian employees of Sputnik resign, saying otherwise they may be prosecuted for violating EU sanctions against Russia. Tallinn claims that individual sanctions against the head of Sputnik’s parent organization make any financial ties to the network illegal. Moscow sees the demand as an obvious attempt to silence Sputnik […]

Syrian War Report – December 26, 2019: Russian Airstrikes Wipe Out Convoy Of Turkish-backed Militant Group

Russian Airstrikes Wipe Out Turkish-backed Militants’ Convoy South Front By the evening of December 25, government forces have repelled a counter-attack by Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and its Turkish-backed allies on the town of Jarjnaz in southern Idlib and have resumed their advance on the town of Maarat al-Numan. The militant counter-attack started on December 24 […]

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