Assassination attempt on Putin?

President Vladimir Putin’s personal driver was assassinated by “foreign secret service agents”, it has been claimed.

The driver died when his BMW was smashed into by a Mercedes on a busy motorway in Moscow.

The presidential BMW was travelling on … Read the rest

Trump urges Russia to help find Clinton’s 30 000 missing emails

Donald J. Trump called Hillary’s bluff on Wednesday.

He said that he hoped Russian intelligence services had successfully hacked Hillary Clinton’s email, and encouraged them to publish whatever they may have stolen.

“Russia, if you’re listening, I hope you’re able … Read the rest

Putin says EU resembling an open-border USSR caused Brexit

Russian President Vladimir Putin (pictured above) linked the results of the British referendum, Brexit, to the high concentration of power within the EU structure.

“The percentage of mandatory decisions made by the European Parliament is larger than that of mandatory … Read the rest

Daniel Friberg: George Soros: Enemy of Europe

World-renowned ‘philanthropist’ George Soros has for years been one of the most problematic political figures in global politics. In Western European media, he is often depicted as a wealthy, well-meaning shaper of public opinion with Leftist leanings who works with … Read the rest

Trump blasts cost of NATO

The GOP frontrunner laid out a non-interventionist foreign policy for America.

Trump declared US involvement in NATO may need to be significantly diminished in the coming years, breaking with nearly seven decades of consensus in Washington.

“We certainly can’t afford … Read the rest

Putin offers Jews facing anti-Semitism in Europe a safe haven in Russia

As a rising wave of anti-Semitic attacks engulfs Europe, the Russian president has offered European Jews protection by proposing that they immigrate to Russia.

In a meeting with members of the European Jewish Congress in the Kremlin, the president of … Read the rest

Democratic revolutions have sown violence, social disaster says Putin

The export of the so-called democratic revolutions continues, as the international community fails to learn from mistakes, which have already been made, Russian President Vladimir Putin said addressing the UNGA.

He cited the example of the revolutions in the Middle … Read the rest

The “R” in evolution.

The world has had its fair share of revolutions in the past few centuries, most notably the French, the Russian and perhaps slightly less so the South African “transformation”.

The narrative abounds that life has become either too complicated or … Read the rest

Putin smiles at rumours of his ‘disappearance’

President Vladimir Putin commented on reports on the state of his health as various media had speculated during more than a week on the reasons why the Russian leader “had disappeared.”

“It’d be boring if there weren’t rumors,” Putin said.… Read the rest

The geopolitics of South Africa’s puppet scandals

To say that popular singer Steve Hofmeyr and author Dan Roodt are targeted by the South African media monopoly, is putting it mildly. They are hounded and smeared daily by paid employees on social media.

With senior staff now openly … Read the rest

Putin on NATO expansion, ethnic cleansing

President Vladimir Putin said in an interview with German television that NATO expansion since 2001 significantly changed the geo-political situation.

“We have witnessed two waves of NATO expansion since 2001,” Putin said. “If I remember correctly, seven countries – Slovenia, … Read the rest

‘Keep sanctions, Putin is winning’

Vladimir Putin has outmaneuvered his opponents and humiliated Ukraine by continuing to back pro-Russian separatists and flouting a cease-fire, making it crucial that sanctions on Russia remain firm, France’s ambassador to the U.S. said.

The Russian president “has won because … Read the rest

Total CEO dies in crash at Moscow airport

French oil giant Total’s prices on the Euronext stock exchange dropped 2 percent after the death of the company’s CEO in a plane crash in Moscow, the market reported Tuesday.

On the Euronext Exchange, Total’s stocks dropped by 2 percent … Read the rest

Lavrov: There will be no military interference in Ukraine

There will be no military interference to Ukraine, and Russia is for peaceful settlement. Sergei Lavrov, Russia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, has made this statement on Monday at an annual meeting with students and teachers of Moscow State University of … Read the rest