Trump slams ‘Russian hacking’ in New Year remarks to media

President-elect Donald Trump spoke to reporters briefly on New Year’s Eve at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, questioning the official version of “Russians hacking the election”, Reuters reported.

“It’s a pretty serious charge,” he said. “And if you look … Read the rest

The Grapes of Wrath

Hillary Clinton recently stated somewhere that she lost the presidential election because her campaign neglected the “ordinary people”. And, of course it is the “ordinary people” who form or should form the majority of voters in any democratic state. Clinton … Read the rest

Russian ambassador killed by assassin in Ankara

An armed man shot the Russian ambassador in a contemporary art gallery in Ankara on Monday during the opening ceremony of the photo exhibition ‘Russia as Seen by the Turks’.

While the speech of ambassador Andrei Karlov was underway, eyewitnesses … Read the rest

EU, Merkel target social media’s ‘Russian propaganda’

While Merkel launched a war on Europe’s “fake news” – actually real stories on the plight of ordinary Germans in the face of the migrant deluge – Europe’s bureaucrats were extending the fight to Russia.

On Wednesday the EU Parliament … Read the rest

Russia pounds ISIS in Syria

Fierce fighting rages near Aleppo with the resumption of government air strikes on besieged eastern part, while Russia also announced a wide-scale operation to clean out Syria’s north and central Homs province.

Warplanes paid special attention to the Saraqib-Khan Tuman … Read the rest

Trump sides with Russia on ISIS in Syria during second debate

The Syria charade was blown right open during last nights US presidential debate.

Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of talking tough against the Syrian leader, president Assad, and against the “rebels”, but added that Clinton had no idea who these … Read the rest

Moscow and Paris blame schedule change for cancelling visit

Russian President Vladimir Putin has canceled a planned visit to France after Paris changed the program for the trip.

The Kremlin confirmed that Putin’s visit to Paris next week has now been postponed. The decision comes amid increased tensions between … Read the rest

US suspends diplomatic relations with Russia over Syria

US diplomats will suspend discussions with Russia on reviving a September 9 ceasefire deal in Syria reached between Secretary of State John Kerry and Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

The American decision to suspended diplomatic relations, would make it impossible … Read the rest

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

Democratic accusations of hacking as Russia refuses to back down on Syria

Democratic hysteria took full force when it was reported that the election systems of Arizona and Illinois were breached by hackers with officials immediately pointing the finger at Russia despite a lack of evidence.

Russia is being accused by the … Read the rest

China enters the fray in Syria

China, Russia and Iran have come together in a tripartite alliance supporting the Syrian government in the war against radical fundamentalist insurgents.

The main targets of this alliance are Islamic State and Jabhat Fatah al-Sham, formerly al-Qaeda’s affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra, … Read the rest

Russian helicopter shot down over terrorist-controlled area

Russia’s military transport helicopter Mi-8 was shot down in Syria on Monday over an area under the control of the terrorist group Jabhat al-Nusra (outlawed in Russia) and related groups of the so-called “moderate opposition,” the chief of the General … Read the rest

US intelligence chief won’t identify source of Democratic email hack

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, speaking about the hack of Democratic Party emails, said on Thursday the U.S. intelligence community was not ready to “make the call on attribution” as to who was responsible.

Democrats said on Monday there … 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