World Politics

Israel and Hezbollah Prepare for War

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
By Paul Martin

Generals say Israel faces greatest existential threat since establishment of the state Kurt Nimmo Prison Planet.com January 28, 2015 Israel has vowed a “disproportionate” response after two IDF soldiers were killed and seven wounded by an anti-tank missile fired by Hezbollah in the Har Dov area near the Lebanon border. The apparent attack follows... »

Medvedev Warns Of “Unlimited Reaction” If Russia Cut From SWIFT

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 01/27/2015 While nations around the world continue to de-dollarize, Russia signed into law its anti-crisis plan today (though details will not be released until tomorrow). Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, however, was quite vociferous in some of his threats, warning The West that the “Russian response – economically and otherwise –... »

Russian Deputy Prime Minister: US Defenses Can’t Stop Our Nukes Anymore

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
By Paul Martin

CHRISTOPHER HARRESS BusinessInsider.com Jan. 27,2015 The deputy prime minister of Russia, Dmitry Ragozin, said Monday that a breakthrough in Russian missile technology means that the United States will no longer be able to intercept Russian ballistic nuclear missiles. Ragozin said that the details of the technology would “not be disclosed to anybody” and that... »

Russia In The Cross Hairs. Washington’s Threats have moved Into the Realm of Insanity

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
By Paul Martin

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Global Research January 27, 2015 Washington’s attack on Russia has moved beyond the boundary of the absurd into the realm of insanity. The New Chief of the US Broadcasting Board of Governors, Andrew Lack, has declared the Russian news service, RT, which broadcasts in multiple languages, to be a... »

Russia, Iran to Create Joint Bank for Transactions in National Currencies

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
By Paul Martin

Relations between Moscow and Tehran are actively developing, according to Iranian ambassador, so the two countries are planning to trade in national currencies. SputnikNews.com 27.01.2015 MOSCOW, January 27 (Sputnik) – Russia and Iran plan to create a joint account for national currency trade, Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei told RIA Novosti in an... »

Richard Russell Big Picture For Gold – Collapse In Russia, Commodities And A World Flooded With Liquidity

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
By Paul Martin

KingWorldNews.com January 27, 2015 On the heels of the S&P downgrade of Russian debt, as the global markets impatiently await the FOMC decision, today the Godfather of newsletter writers, 90-year old Richard Russell, discusses the big picture of the collapse in Russia, commodities, and a world flooded with liquidity. Richard Russell: “Many years ago... »

US Busts Alleged Russian Spy Ring In Manhattan

Monday, January 26, 2015
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 01/26/2015 Federal prosecutors in New York charged three men in an alleged Russian spy ring centered in Manhattan and the Bronx, according to a Jan. 23 complaint unsealed today by the office of Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara. According to CNN’s Shimon Prokupecz, Evgeny Buryakov, working with Igor Sporyshev and... »

Extraordinary Level Of Chaos And Confusion Now Engulfing World Markets…”​Saudis Unleash War Against Russia”

Monday, January 26, 2015
By Paul Martin

KingWorldNews.com January 26, 2015 With the U.S. dollar pulling back and crude oil still struggling near multi-year lows, today King World News is featuring a piece that discusses the extraordinary level of chaos and confusion that has now engulfed world markets. This piece takes readers on a walk through the historic events that are... »

Putin: Ukraine army is NATO legion aimed at restraining Russia

Monday, January 26, 2015
By Paul Martin

RT.com January 26, 2015 The Ukrainian army is essentially a ‘NATO legion’ which doesn’t pursue the national interests of Ukraine, but persists to restrict Russia, President Vladimir Putin says. “We often say: Ukrainian Army, Ukrainian Army. But who is really fighting there? There are, indeed, partially official units of armed forces, but largely there... »

Kiev introduces state of emergency in Donbass, high alert across Ukraine

Monday, January 26, 2015
By Paul Martin

RT.com January 26, 2015 The Ukrainian government has introduced the state of emergency in the war-torn south-eastern Donetsk and Lugansk Regions, and put all other territories on high alert, Prime Minister Arseny Yatsenyuk announced. “In accordance with the Ukrainian Code of Civil Protection, the Cabinet of Ministers has adopted a decision to recognize an... »

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