Defending Russian interests in the Arctic
The Russian Armed Forces continue to amaze with their achievements. No sooner had we discussed Tank biathlon competition on the forums, commented on MAKS-2013 air show and thanked the sailors for their support of Syria, as the next actions of the Russian Navy attracted public attention. Northern Fleet (NF) sea force headed by the heavy nuclear-powered guided missile cruiser Pyotr Velikhiy went on the Arctic route expedition...
A meeting of the SCO Youth Council discussed the Syrian issue
During the VI session of the SCO Youth Council on September 12, the national units discussed and exchanged views on the situation around Syria.
The participants expressed concern about the existing …
The U.S. overaccentuates the Caspian Guard project
Today Russian President Vladimir Putin is going to discuss in Bishkek with Iranian President Hassan Rohani, the issues of cooperation in the Caspian Sea, including the preparation for the next Caspian summit to be held in Russia next year...
Russia plans to host the Fourth Caspian Summit in 2014
Russia expects to host the Fourth Caspian Summit in 2014, said Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov.
According to him, the issue of holding of such a meeting will be discussed on Friday in the …
Gas attack in Syria was organized by rebels
The gas attack incident on August 21 that the United States tried to use as a pretext for intervention in Syria acquires new details...
Senator McCain has not yet decided how to vote on Syria
A few days ago September 11 considered to be the big day when the U.S. Congress was about to hold a long-awaited vote on the operation in Syria. However, lawmakers decided to postpone a decision on the matter indefinitely. For now, no expert is safe to say whether Congress will vote at all. Politicians often change their minds several times a day...
U.S. generals doubt the wisdom of war in Syria
The publication notes that to meet the new requirements of the presidential administration the U.S. military began to study the possibility of using bombers in the Syrian operation in addition to the five warships which are now in the eastern Mediterranean. According to the U.S. command, this should reduce the losses in manpower...
Washington out of touch with reality
The situation in Syria became critical. Since the use of chemical weapons near Damascus Washington has been making political and military preparations to attack the troops of Bashar al-Assad. Ignoring international law and the UN Security Council, U.S. politicians are calling for war...
Ukraine to join the Customs Union only after the referendum - Yanukovych
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych said the decision to join the Customs Union can be only made according to the results of a referendum.
"The referendum will then be required, in prospect, when …
Georgia in the Eurasian Union?
The first week of the September has revived the measured and gradual process of the Eurasian Economic Community (EEC) formation. It was Armenia that announced the intention to join the union of …