War with Russia? Turkey’s Dilemma, Russian Unease

Ever since President Erdogan sent in 10,000 troops to forestall the annihilation of the Syrian opposition in north-western Syria, he has faced the very present danger that his men would come into direct collision with Russia, Assad's protector. Erdogan is now paying the price for sidling up to the Russians, placing orders for military aircraft … Continue reading War with Russia? Turkey’s Dilemma, Russian Unease

Russia Slams U.S. Hypocrisy: What’s Yours is Mine and What’s Mine is My Own

The United States is taking sanctions against the Russian oil company Rosneft, of which the United Kingdom's British Petroleum owns 20%. The Americans have been ratcheting up financial and economic sanctions against the Maduro Government for quite some time. They now accuse the Russians of colluding with the Venezuelans in the sale of Venezuelan oil, … Continue reading Russia Slams U.S. Hypocrisy: What’s Yours is Mine and What’s Mine is My Own

Russian Opposition to Putin’s Constitutional Changes

It is interesting that opposition to President Putin's constitutional changes  propose only very recently is now aired in the mainstream newspaper Nezavisimaya Gazeta under the title "Changes in the interests of the majority?" - 10.02.2020 20:24:00 Поправки в интересах большинства? Версия для печати Обсудить на форуме Социальные пункты закона об изменении Конституции выглядят как прикрытие для … Continue reading Russian Opposition to Putin’s Constitutional Changes