World Politics

NATO To Boost Air, Warship Presence Around Russia; Netherlands May Deploy F-16s To Ukraine

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/16/2014 If there is was one way to assure a certain escalation in Ukraine hostilities beyond what has already happened, it is for NATO to do precisely what Russia warned it should not do: build up its presence in the surrounding countries. Which is why we find it somewhat puzzling... »

“Pro-Russian Separatists” Attack Ukraine Soldiers With Guns, Molotov Cocktails, Local TV Station Reports

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/16/2014 Having been on the receiving end of Ukraine special forces for the past 48 hours, it appears the “pro-Russian separatists” have decided to fight back. PRO-RUSSIAN SEPARATISTS ATTACK UKRAINE SOLDIERS: HROMADSKE PRO-RUSSIAN SEPARATISTS ATTACK UKRAINE MILITARY BASE: HROMADSKE SEPARATISTS USE GUNS, MOLOTOV COCKTAILS IN MARIUPOL: HROMADSKE SEPARATISTS ATTACK SOLDIERS... »

NATO Bolsters Defenses Against Russia With Air, Sea Patrols

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

By James G. Neuger Bloomberg.com Apr 16, 2014 NATO bolstered the defense of frontline member states in eastern Europe, recommitting to its original mission of fending off Russia in the wake of President Vladimir Putin’s menace to Ukraine. The U.S.-led alliance will upgrade contingency plans, hold more military drills in eastern Europe and step... »

Kiev Government No Longer Controls Armed Forces: Troops Sent to Eastern Ukraine Switch Sides

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Ria Novosti Global Research April 16, 2014 Personnel From 6 Armored Transport Vehicles Sent To Kramatorsk In East Ukraine Switch To Side Of Pro-Federalist Activists. SLAVIANSK, April 16 (RIA Novosti) – The personnel of six armored transport vehicles sent to the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk have switched sides and have joined the... »

Pro-Russia Separatists Take Armored Vehicles, Humiliating Kiev Forces

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

Gabriela Baczynska and Thomas Grove BusinessInsider.com Apr. 16, 2014 KRAMATORSK / SLAVIANSK, Ukraine (Reuters) – Separatists flew the Russian flag on armored vehicles taken from the Ukrainian army on Wednesday, humiliating a Kiev government operation to recapture eastern towns controlled by pro-Moscow partisans. Six armored personnel carriers were driven into the rebel-held town of... »

Escalation of conflict in Ukraine puts country on brink of civil war – Putin

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

Voiceofrussia.com 16 April 2014 Russian President Vladimir Putin during a telephone conversation with Chancellor Angela Merkel said that the sharp escalation of the conflict in Ukraine puts the country on the brink of civil war, states the press service of the Kremlin. The leaders of the two countries accentuated the importance of talks in... »

Pro-Russians Killed as Ukraine Airborne Troops Take Back Kramatorsk Airport. Russians Say: “This is The Worse Case Scenario”

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

Chris Carrington The Daily Sheeple April 15th, 2014 Ukraine is reporting that airborne troops have taken back Kramatorsk airport in Eastern Ukraine. The defense ministry has reported that all of the troops are accounted for and that none were killed during the “anti-terrorist” operation. The RIA news agency quoted Russia’s foreign ministry as saying... »

Russia Declares Death of Dollar

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

by John Little OmegaShock.com April 16, 2014 Russia declared war last week, and hardly anyone noticed. Of course, there isn’t a lot that anyone can do about it, and it won’t be much of a war. In fact, the declaration of war itself will pretty much mark the end of it. What I’m talking... »

Tanks Flying Russian Flag Enter East Ukraine City

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/16/2014 Update: UKRAINE DEFENCE MINISTRY CONFIRMS THAT SIX ARMOURED PERSONEL CARRIERS SEIZED BY PRO-RUSSIAN FORCES ON WEDNESDAY… so, defected? The latest development in the ongoing Ukraine escalation are reports that in the aftermath of yesterday’s crackdown by Ukraine special forces against “separatists” in Krematorsk and other occupied eastern cities, in... »

X22Report :Is Ukraine Slipping Into A Civil War Which Will Lead To A World War?

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
By Paul Martin

Spain and many other countries are now in an unemployment crisis. Gold is being slammed down by the central banks. Home builder confidence is now declining and housing is imploding. The FBI is now blocked investigating Harry Reid in the Nevada land grab. The post office is now hording ammunition to get ready for... »