Washington’s Dangerous Middle East Agenda

By F. William Engdahl It’s clear at this point that the recent visit of US President Trump to Saudi Arabia and Israel was about setting events into motion in order to fundamentally alter the present balance of power in the entire Middle East to the greater advantage of the United States and US energy geopolitics. … Continue reading Washington’s Dangerous Middle East Agenda

The Day a #Yugoslavia Hashtag Saved the World

BY KCHILD2013 There’s a message and a hashtag on Twitter these days that should become the biggest meme ever. If only Yugoslavia and our world could be put back together again with a damages trial against NATO, that would be poetic justice. Unfortunately, I doubt social media will turn on its ear over a court case … Continue reading The Day a #Yugoslavia Hashtag Saved the World

Assessing Russia’s Military Strength

Is America Seeking "Preventive War" to Forestall the Rise of Russian Power? ANDREI MARTYANOV There is a popular point of view in some of Russia’s political circles, especially among those who profess monarchist views and cling to a famous meme of 1913 Tsarist Russia development statistics, that WW I was started by Germany to forestall … Continue reading Assessing Russia’s Military Strength

South-East Asia – Myanmar

Myanmar's armed conflicts threaten to complicate and divert various regional integration schemes, including China's One Belt, One Road initiative By Christopher Briggs This week a super tanker steamed towards Myanmar’s Kyaukpyu port to offload the first consignment into an oil supply pipeline with the capacity to supply 260,000 barrels per day from the Indian Ocean … Continue reading South-East Asia – Myanmar

Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict resolution

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev expressed readiness to meet his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan in the framework of the Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict resolution, US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group, Ambassador James Warlick said Saturday at a press-conference BAKU (Sputnik) – According to the US diplomat, Aliyev was committed to the peace process of the Karabakh … Continue reading Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict resolution