Russia and FSU

Pivot to Asia: China is threatened by the US military in the South and East China Sea. War with China is currently on the drawing board of the Pentagon as outlined in a Rand Report commissioned by the US Army
Where to begin to analyze the madness of mainstream media in reaction to the Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki? By focusing on the individual, psychology has neglected the problem of mass insanity, which has now overwhelmed the U.S. establishment, its mass media and most of its copycat European subsidiaries.
When Washington unilaterally pulled out of the ABM Treaty in 2002, the US began an aggressive series of moves including bringing NATO to the former Communist countries of Eastern Europe, fomenting a coup and civil war in Ukraine and other provocations...
While it is common in the United States to hear “We won the Cold War”, few, (if any) in Russia believe that they lost it. Many Russians attribute the loss of international stature to what they see as “Gorbachev’s unilateral and unwarranted concessions”.
Ukraine and Georgia Joining NATO Crosses an Unacceptable Red Line for Russia By Stephen Lendman, November 01, 2018
The New Global Tinderbox. A Far More Complex Global Conflict Map than the Cold War By Michael T. Klare, October 31, 2018
Does US Withdrawal From Another Nuclear Treaty Really Benefit Russia? By Tony Cartalucci, October 31, 2018
Russia’s Reshaping Syria’s “Deep State” in Its Own Image By Andrew Korybko, October 31, 2018
Video: The Stone Guest at the Table with Italy and Russia By Manlio Dinucci, October 31, 2018
Two Stories From the Propaganda War By Philip Giraldi, October 30, 2018
Gorbachev: Trump Ditching Nuclear Treaty with Russia Poses ‘Dire Threat to Peace’ By Jessica Corbett, October 29, 2018
Ukraine: Between a Rock and IMF Conditionality. Spiralling External Debt By Bretton Woods Project, October 27, 2018
Trump Surrenders to John Bolton on Russia and Arms Control By Scott Ritter, October 27, 2018
“Trump Breaks the Historic Nuclear Treaty with Moscow”: The White House Prepares the Return of the Euromissiles By Manlio Dinucci, October 25, 2018
The Triumph of Evil. “Armament Profits take Precedence over Murder and Genocide” By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, October 25, 2018
Unbending US Hostility Toward Russia. Bolton Meets Putin in Moscow. Will Trump and Putin Meet in Paris in November? By Stephen Lendman, October 25, 2018
The Recklessness and Confusion of US Foreign Policy. Preemptive Nuclear Threats against Russia? By Martin Sieff, October 24, 2018
“Cowboy Diplomacy”: Trump’s National Security Advisor John Bolton in Moscow. Mutual Trust is Nonexistent By Stephen Lendman, October 23, 2018
East-West Confrontation. The Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. It Is Like a Western Movie: A Showdown Is in the Making By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, October 23, 2018
Russia’s Poised to Reap the Rewards of the West’s Fallout with Saudi Arabia By Andrew Korybko, October 23, 2018
India
Dangerous Crossroads: Extensive Russian and Allied War Games in Response to US-NATO Military Buildup By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, October 23, 2018
Will an Arms Race Follow Trump’s INF Treaty Pullout? By Stephen Lendman, October 23, 2018
Russian National Falsely Charged with Interfering in US Midterm Elections By Stephen Lendman, October 22, 2018
Vladimir Putin: Statements on National Security, Terrorism, Meetings with Donald Trump, Nuclear Weapons, Russian Identity By Pres. Vladimir Putin and Fyodor Lukyanov, October 22, 2018
What Sanctions on Russia and China Really Mean By Pepe Escobar, October 20, 2018
NATO’s Upcoming 40,000-soldier Arctic Drill Is a Message to Russia and China By Andrew Korybko, October 20, 2018
Saudi Stops Funding Terror in Syria as the Arab League Prepares to Resume Ties with Damascus: The Time Is Not Yet Ripe for Retaking Idlib By Elijah J. Magnier, October 19, 2018
Egypt-Russia Relations: President Sisi Counts on Moscow By Andrew Korybko, October 19, 2018
The Upcoming Putin-Netanyahu Summit Will Seek to Strike a Balance in Syria By Andrew Korybko, October 17, 2018
Bypassing US Sanctions. Russia to Refine Iranian Oil for Export By Stephen Lendman, October 16, 2018
American Media Seeks to Poison US-Russian Cooperation in Space By Ulson Gunnar, October 16, 2018
Positing Corbyn’s Labour Party as Practitioners of “Soviet Anti-Semitism” By Adeyinka Makinde, October 15, 2018
The Shaky Case That Russia Manipulated Social Media to Tip the 2016 Election By Gareth Porter, October 11, 2018
India
Keeping Modi in Power: Why India Might Secure an Anti-Iranian Sanctions Waiver From the US By Andrew Korybko, October 10, 2018
Britain and NATO Prepare for War on Russia in the Arctic By Brian Cloughley, October 10, 2018
What Is the Best Solution to the Ukrainian Crisis? By Dr. Vladislav B. Sotirović, October 09, 2018
The Final Truth of Russia-gate By Justin Raimondo, October 08, 2018
India
India Buying Russian S-400s Air Defense Systems, Defies US Sanctions Threat By Stephen Lendman, October 06, 2018
Yves Engler
Left, Right — Marching to the Beat of Imperial Canada: A Conversation with Yves Engler By Michael Welch and Yves Engler, October 06, 2018
US Could Launch Preemptive Military Strike Against Russia: NATO Envoy By Press TV, October 05, 2018
US Openly Threatens Russia with War: Goodbye Diplomacy, Hello Stone Age By Peter Korzun, October 05, 2018
OPCW
The Latest US-Led Western Russia Bashing Episode. Alleged Hacking of OPCW By Stephen Lendman, October 05, 2018
Russia’s S-300 Air Defense Systems Arrive in Syria By Stephen Lendman, October 04, 2018
Washington Threatens Preemptive Strike Against Russian Missiles By Bill Van Auken, October 04, 2018
Did the US Steal Russia’s Hypersonic Weapons Secrets? By Andrew Korybko, October 04, 2018
Turkey to Use National Currency For Wheat Imports From Russia By Daily Sabah, October 04, 2018
“The Red Menace”. First They Came for Our Democracy, … Russiagate Has Jumped the Shark By Helen Buyniski, October 04, 2018
The Struggle for the Ukraine Orthodox Church: Tension Between the Constantinople and Moscow Patriarchate. Is there an Option Which Will Avoid a Schism? By Boiko Hristov, October 03, 2018
Syria and the S-300s: Re-Centering the People in the Global Struggles for Power By Ajamu Baraka, October 03, 2018
President Putin’s Visit to India Will be a Moment of Reckoning for Both Countries By Andrew Korybko, October 03, 2018
False Claims About Russia Mass-Killing Civilians in Syria By Stephen Lendman, October 02, 2018
Limiting Israel: Russia Deploys the S-300 Anti-Aircraft Missile System to Syria By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 02, 2018
Nuclear war
One Click Closer to Nuclear Annihilation By Philip Giraldi, October 02, 2018
Neoliberalism
Making the Arctic Safe for Neoliberalism By Kurt Nimmo, October 02, 2018
Russian air force
The US Military-Industrial Complex’s Worst Nightmare: The Deployment of Russia’s S-300 Air Defense System In Syria May Destroy and Expose the F-35 By Federico Pieraccini, October 01, 2018
Russia and the Taming of the Israelis By Israel Shamir, September 30, 2018
United States Government-Military-Industrial-Deep State-Media Complex
Cold War 2.0: The Russian Peace ‘Threat’ and America’s Addiction to War By Michael Welch, Dmitry Orlov, and Ron Ridenour, September 30, 2018
Lavrov Slams Western Unilateralism at UN General Assembly By Stephen Lendman, September 29, 2018
Video: Pentagon Says Russia, Assad Turned Idlib into Terrorist Stronghold By South Front, September 29, 2018
Russian Far East
Geopolitics of The Russian Far East By Andrew Korybko, September 28, 2018
Russia: We Need to Protect Our Troops in Syria. The S-300 Air Defense System By Andrew Korybko, September 27, 2018
Is Russia Being Betrayed by Its Own Intelligensia? By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, September 26, 2018
Russia, Iran and China on Trump’s UN Address and Agenda By Stephen Lendman, September 26, 2018
Video: Russia Boosts Its Military Capabilities in Syria, S-300 Air Defense and Electronic Warfare By South Front, September 26, 2018
Video: Syrian Military to Get S-300 Systems, Other Assistance From Russia By South Front, September 25, 2018
The Path to World War III? By Philip Giraldi, September 25, 2018
Breaking: Russia Establishes No-fly Zone Over Latakia Province – Diplomat By Leith Aboufadel, September 25, 2018
US and Israel Warn Russia Against Supplying Syria with S-300 Air Defense Systems By Stephen Lendman, September 25, 2018
Bolton Warns Russian S-300 Missile Sale to Syria Would be “Significant Escalation” By Zero Hedge, September 25, 2018
S-300
Russia Is Going to Start the Production of Construction Materials and Cars in Syria By South Front, September 24, 2018
Tensions Grow as China, Russia and Iran Lead the Way Towards a New Multipolar World Order By Federico Pieraccini, September 24, 2018
Russia’s Statement Regarding “Countermeasures” to Israeli “Recklessness” Might Not be the Salvation for Syria By Andrew Korybko, September 24, 2018
“The US Will Bear Responsibility”: China Furious After US Sanctions Beijing for Buying Russian Weapons By Zero Hedge, September 24, 2018
Emotion Is Supplanting Evidence as the Basis for Truth By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, September 23, 2018
Russian Federation Council
Flight MH17, Ukraine and the Civil War By Prof. Kees van der Pijl, September 22, 2018
Putin’s Hesitation Has Lost Syria’s Idlib Province? By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, September 21, 2018
Video: Russian Armed Forces Kick Off Snap Military Drills Off Syrian Coast By South Front, September 20, 2018
Russia Reveals the MH17 ‘Smoking Gun’ By Pepe Escobar, September 19, 2018
Russia Defense Minister: Israel Bears Full Responsibility for Downing of IL-20 Off Syrian Coast By South Front, September 19, 2018
NATO’s Fascist Wedge in Ukraine By Alex Gordon, September 19, 2018
Can Russia Survive Her “Partnerships”? Has Putin Made a Strategic Miscalculation? By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, September 19, 2018
Russia-USA-Iran and Syria – A Continuous Struggle to Avoid War By Elijah J. Magnier, September 19, 2018
Video: Syrian Forces Accidentally Shot Down Russian IL-20 By South Front, September 18, 2018
Israel-Russia Relations and the Downing of Russian Aircraft over Syria By Andrew Korybko, September 18, 2018