Abe hopes that Japan will ink peace treaty with Russia under new PM
Former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is hoping that his successor Yoshihide Suga will be able to boost talks with Russia to resolve the peace treaty issue, he said in an interview with Yomiuri …
Japanese parliament approves Yoshihide Suga as new premier
The Japanese parliament on Wednesday approved the new chairman of Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party, Yoshihide Suga, as the country’s new prime minister.
His candidacy was approved …
China, India agree to cooperate on border issue
China and India have agreed to avoid escalation at the border and to observe the existing agreements on the issue, the top diplomats of the two countries said in a joint statement following talks in …
Russia's "military diplomacy" might succeed in getting Turkey to switch sides
Turkish-American ties have been seriously strained over the past few years since the US started arming Syrian-based Kurdish fighters that Ankara considers to be terrorists and the Mideast country's …
"Global Fragility Act" is an excuse to embed US influence in "Global South"
An extremely important piece of legislation moved forward in Congress at the end of last year but scarcely elicited any media attention, and that’s the so-called “Global Fragility and Violence …
“Arab NATO” isn’t NATO-like at all
It’s become popular over the past few years to talk about the so-called “Arab NATO” that the US is reportedly trying to assemble in the Mideast to militarily contain Iran, but the …
Lost fancies of Japanese Prime Minister
The influential Chinese English-language Global Times newspaper (a structural unit of the official Communist Party mouthpiece Renmin Ribao ("The People's Daily") in an edition of 1.5 million copies) …
Dear old Blighty has never been kind or sincere
Today many politicians and journalists in the West like reasoning about Russia as universal evil and about the USSR as a huge Gulag. But for some reason they almost entirely, with rare exceptions, …
Pew Research Center: Russia boosts its global influence
Recently, the Washington Post published results of a new study conducted in 25 countries by American experts from the Pew Research Center. It indicates that despite all the difficulties Moscow faced, …
What is happening to strategic stability on the planet?
The situation in the sphere of strategic stability - and this notion describes the level of the threat of a nuclear war …