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Tag Archives: United States

NATO is ‘Powerless to Meet the Real Threat of International Terrorism’

The North Atlantic Alliance lacks the capacity to tackle real threats like international terrorism, focusing instead on the imaginary threat emanating from Russia, political analyst Alexander Perendzhiev, a lecturer at the Plekhanov Russia University of Economics, told Radio Sputnik. “What is NATO today? The bloc is not even a commercial project, but rather a scam. It is essentially meant to …

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Will TPP End Up Dead Without the US?

President Donald Trump said that the US will start pulling out of the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement to protect American jobs and kick-start economic revival. In a statement issued after Trump’s January 20 inauguration, the White House named the planned withdrawal from the TPP as a major priority for the new administration’s effort to bring down unemployment and …

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Trump’s Speech: What Does the Future Have in Store for America?

Donald Trump’s rise to power has ushered in a new era of US national politics, experts say. Trump’s speech has become a shining example of US presidential rhetoric. However, it appears that US elites will see a painful redistribution of spheres of influence within the government under Trump. Donald Trump’s inauguration speech was in every respect a shining example of …

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The Secret of Trump: What the Realpolitik of the 45th US President Will Be Like

Numerous experts, from economists to political analysts and physiognomists, are speculating what the Realpolitik of the recently sworn-in 45th US president will be. Igor Pshenichnikov, advisor to the director of the Russian Institute of Strategic Studies, has shared his opinion on the issue with RIA Novosti. “The definition ‘unpredictable’ has already firmly stuck to Donald Trump, hence we can easily …

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The Truth is In There: Declassified CIA Papers Reveal UFO and ESP Secrets

Millions of previously classified documents that were recently made public by CIA chronicle the spy agency’s investigations into UFO sightings and psychic powers. Along with relatively mundane documents related to the wars in Korea and Vietnam, some of the nearly 13 million pages of declassified documents recently released by the CIA reveal the agency’s more esoteric pursuits. Interestingly enough, some of the declassified papers dealing with UFO sightings …

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‘Triangular Diplomacy’: What’s Really Behind Kissinger’s Turn Toward Russia

US political scientist and former diplomat Henry Kissinger has endorsed Trump’s pragmatic approach toward Russia. However, there are questions as to what really lies behind Kissinger’s turn toward Moscow and whether the US establishment will lend its sympathetic ear to Kissinger’s advice or continue to throw sand in Trump’s gears. Henry Kissinger, former US Secretary of State and ex-Assistant to …

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Here’s Why US-Produced LNG Cannot Hold a Candle to Russian Gas in Japan

In January, the United States began shipping domestic-produced shale gas to Japan. On January 8, the first tanker delivered 70,000 tons of shale liquefied natural gas (LNG) to a thermal power plant in Joetsu, Niigata Prefecture, operated by Chubu Electric Power Co. In the beginning of the year, the average price of imported gas in Japan was $7.5/MMBtu, according to …

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Localizing European Defense: ‘NATO’s Disintegration Has Already Begun’

The process of NATO’s disintegration has already started, and it may play into the hands of new US President Donald Trump, Montenegrin political analyst Filip Kovacevic told Sputnik Serbian. In an interview with Sputnik Serbian, Montenegrin political analyst Filip Kovacevic claimed that US President Donald Trump may benefit from NATO’s breakup, a process that Kovacevic said has already begun. The …

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‘Trump is Not Our Man, He is American Man, President of US’ – Kremlin Spokesman

It would be a mistake to assume that US President-elect Donald Trump is “our man” rather than that of the United States, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said in an interview excerpt broadcast on Friday. “This is not our man. This is an American man — the president of the US,” Peskov told the Vesti v Subbotu (“News on Saturday”) program …

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What’s Behind Russophobic McСain’s Praise of Russia’s Op in Syria

Although Senator John McCain called Russia “a major player in the Middle East,” it is clear that his intent was to spite Donald Trump and outgoing President Barack Obama, rather than to recognize Moscow’s success, Russian academic Dmitry Egorchenkov told Radio Sputnik. US Senator John McCain has recently dubbed Russia a key player in Syria. However, there is more to …

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