President Putin says that Russia will help Belarus (UPDATED!) – The Saker

President Putin just gave an important interview to the Russian journalist Sergei Brilev in which he indicated that * Russia and Belarus are allies in the CSTO * Russia and Belarus are also Union states * Russia has obligations towards Belarus * Lukashenko has invoked these obligations * Putin has agreed to create a “securityContinue reading “President Putin says that Russia will help Belarus (UPDATED!) – The Saker”

Poland and Lithuania Are Escalating Events in Belarus as They Did with Maidan – Global Research

Effectively, what Lukashenko has done is protected the country from neo-liberal policies that spread throughout Eastern Europe after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, which resulted in many of the industries being shut down or privatized, impoverishing much of the population. Because of this action, Lukashenko earned the nom de guerre of “the last dictator ofContinue reading “Poland and Lithuania Are Escalating Events in Belarus as They Did with Maidan – Global Research”

A quick update on Belarus – The Saker

A quick update on the events in Belarus: To make a long story short, two major developments have happened: 1: My guess is that by now Lukashenko has now figured (again) that the West wants him dead AND he has figured out that he has been conned by the Ukie SBU and, most likely, elementsContinue reading “A quick update on Belarus – The Saker”

Pulling US Troops Out of Germany: Trump Adjusts the Military Furniture – Global Research

One noisy theme in the Donald Trump Disruption Show in an otherwise chaotic assemblage of messages has remained fairly constant: winding back US troop commitments.  The US has fought its complement of wars, bloodied and bloodying.  Time to up stakes and head home.  It was a message that sold in 2016 across the aisles ofContinue reading “Pulling US Troops Out of Germany: Trump Adjusts the Military Furniture – Global Research”

Russian Foreign Ministry on New START, US Troops From Germany, and Possible New Sanctions – Stephen Lendman

The Trump regime remains unreceptive except on its one-sided terms. MZ: “US officials are trying to link the extension of the treaty with issues that have nothing to do with its subject and content.”  “(T)hey mention including restrictive measures as regards China’s military programs, something to which Beijing strongly objects.” They “want to wreck theContinue reading “Russian Foreign Ministry on New START, US Troops From Germany, and Possible New Sanctions – Stephen Lendman”

Defender 2020: Largest Mobilisation of NATO Troops Against Russia in 25 Years – Global Research

The largest deployment of troops across the Atlantic in 25 years entered its main phase last weekend within the framework of the Defender Europe 2020 exercise. The scale of NATO’s provocative military exercise underscores how far advanced the preparations for war are 75 years after the end of World War II. https://www.globalresearch.ca/defender-2020-largest-mobilisation-nato-troops-against-russia-25-years/5705660