Blinken called “very serious” threat to Ukraine from Russia

US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, after a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, said that the threat to Ukraine from Russia was “very serious.” He stated this in an interview with Swedish television, the transcript of which was presented on December 5 by the press service of the State Department. “We have serious … Read more

The European Parliament called on to curtail the “Nord Stream-2” in the event of an armed conflict between Russia and Ukraine

Leader of the centrist European People’s Party faction and co-chairman of the Bavarian Christian Social Union Manfred Weber called on the future German government to complete the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project if Russia attacks Ukraine. He told the newspaper Bild am Sonntag. “It is important that NATO made it clear that Russian actions … Read more

“We are already back in the USSR with one foot” // Boris Titov on the paradoxes of the Russian attitude towards businessmen, their distrust of law enforcement officers and why he was lucky with “Abrau-Dyurso”

– Our cycle is called “30 years without the USSR”. Can you remember where the end of the Soviet Union caught you, what you dreamed of, what did you think was waiting for you ahead? – On the square in front of the White House, when Yeltsin spoke. Then I realized that the USSR was … Read more

In Crimea, Zelensky’s policy was called “criminal”

The head of the Crimean parliament, Volodymyr Konstantinov, said on December 4 that the policy of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky towards Crimea is sliding towards the definition of “criminal.” “All activities [Владимира] Zelensky is gradually sliding towards the definition of “criminal.” Apparently, due to his low political education, he took a path that would inevitably … Read more

Bundestag called on NATO to build trusting relationship with Russia

A relationship of trust with Russia is needed to guarantee security and peace in Europe, so NATO does not need to change its paradigm from defense to enlargement. This was announced on Thursday, December 2, to Izvestia by a member of the Bundestag committee on international affairs from the Alternative for Germany, Pyotr Bystron. He … Read more