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Trump’s Russia pivot is part of a ‘Lou Reed’ foreign policy

When the book is written about the lost generation of American foreign policy, the nation-building in Iraq, the precipitous withdrawals, the lines in …

Russia says Aleppo rebels will be 'eradicated' if they don't withdraw

Syrian forces have retaken two-thirds of eastern Aleppo, where rebel factions have vowed to fight to the end. A monitoring group has said rebels are …

Middle East

Why is Ukraine testing missiles in the Black Sea near Crimea? - Russia Beyond

Ukraine has begun tests of S-300 surface-to-air missiles over the Black Sea. The drills, held next to the borders of the disputed Crimean peninsula, will be continued on Dec. 2.<p>Early on Dec. 1, the Ukrainian government moved the no-fly zone over the test site away from Crimean airspace and its …

Opinion: The West is also to blame for Aleppo

Syrian regime forces are poised to retake the last rebel-held areas of Aleppo. This could be the beginning of the final victory for President Assad, …

Middle East

The Kremlin Didn’t Sink Hillary—Obama Did

Democratic panic about Russian disinformation neglects to mention that it was the White House that refused to stop it<p>The liberal conniption about …

Did Trump win because of Russia? The answer is scary.

Some particularly troubling news came out this week that you might've missed during Thursday's national food coma: Donald Trump got help in the …

Donald Trump

The likely winner of this weekend’s French presidential primary will be Russia’s Vladimir Putin

<i>Update: François Fillon, as expected, defeated Alain Juppé by a wide margin, 67% to 33%.</i><p>If you’ve paid any attention to France’s presidential race, you’ll know that the Front National’s Marine Le Pen is a serious contender. But the prospect of another far-right nationalist coming to power in a …

Russia

Russia's border doesn't end anywhere, Vladimir Putin says

<b>Russian President Vladimir Putin has said Russia's border "doesn't end anywhere", addressing a televised awards ceremony for geography students.</b><p>"That was a joke," Mr Putin said amid applause and laughter from the audience at the glitzy ceremony.<p>He was asking a nine-year-old boy: "Where does …

What Would an ‘America First’ Foreign Policy Look Like?

Written by Justin Raimondo<p>Wednesday November 23, 2016<p>As Donald Trump takes the reins and we all prepare for the next four years, the need to …

Geopolitics

Why everyone misunderstands Russia

How should the West deal with Russia? The perennial question has reached a new level of intensity since the election of Donald Trump to the White …

EU COLLAPSE? Blow for Brussels as Eastern European countries 'begin siding with RUSSIA'

Two countries in particular - Moldova and Bulgaria - are reportedly seeing a big rise in the popularity of Pro-Russia forces, and recent election …

Europe

Is Ukraine Headed for Another Revolution?

<i>This article</i> <i>first appeared on The Daily Signal.</i><p>Mikheil Saakashvili sits at a desk devoid of any photos or personal memorabilia.<p>On this day, the …

Obama’s hollow legacy - New Cold War: Ukraine and Beyond

President Barak Obama speaking June 13, 2016 on the mass killings that occurred one day earlier in Orlando Florida (CNN)<p>Obama’s legacy is in tatters, …

Vladimir Putin successfully launches nuclear test missile that can reach America in 12 minutes

The missile flew from Yasny Launch Base to the peninsula of Kamchatka, a distance spanning thousands of miles<p>Vladimir Putin has successfully test-launched a new supersonic missile that could breach NATO's missile defense systems — and reach the United States in twelve minutes.<p>The missile, known as …

Ukrainian Nutjobs Hyping 'Grom-2' Wonder Weapon That 'Can Strike Moscow'

Ukrainian media has been tantalizing readers over the fantastical promise of the new 'Grom-2' ('Thunder') short-range missile system. The weapon, …

Trump, Farage, Le Pen: Why Western conservatives love Vladimir Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin is widely admired by right-wing leaders in Western democracies – including Donald Trump, Nigel Farage and Marine Le Pen – a stark reversal from when conservatives were the staunchest of Cold Warriors.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin has garnered much admiration in …

Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump talk on phone, back normalising US-Russia ties: Kremlin

<b>Moscow</b>: Russian President Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump spoke on the phone and agreed on the need to normalise ties between Washington and Moscow, …

New Russian pistol aimed at Practical Shooting - The “Soratnik”

IPSC (International Practical Shooting Confederation) in Russia is a huge success, and is showing tremendous growth with some 30 000 members. I can’t …

Scared Ukrainian Interior Minister Scrambling to Delete Facebook Posts Attacking Trump

Hard times have come for the Ukrainian political leadership with Donald Trump’s win in the US presidential election.<p>For example, Ukraine’s Minister …