Author: The Saker

Are We in The Final Phase?

Are We in The Final Phase? Peter Koenig – The Saker There is hardly a day that goes by without a terror attack somewhere in the world, emphasis on western world. There were three successive UK terror attacks within less...

Putin, Trump and “my guy” Macron

Putin, Trump and “my guy” Macron by Pepe Escobar – Asia Times via The Saker The three-hour face-off between Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron in Versailles offered some fascinating geopolitical shadow play. Macron went so far as to say that,...

Slavehood 2017

Slavehood 2017 by Peter Koenig – The Saker When in the 18th and 19th Century African slaves did not ’behave’, they were cruelly beaten sometimes to death as a deterrent for others. They were deprived of food for their families....

Balakleya munitions depot disaster

Balakleya munitions depot disaster

Balakleya munitions depot disaster In Balakleya Tochka-U and Grad missiles explosions over the town, 24 hours of this On the night of March 23, a fire broke out on the territory of the military munitions depot of the Ministry of...

Give the falling CIA APUSH

Give the falling CIA APUSH “APUSH” is short for Advanced Placement United States History. It’s a class that many American high school students take. That moment when your paranoia turns out to be a perfectly tuned intuition. European ruling classes seriously...

Trump -The Enigma

Trump -The Enigma by Peter Koenig President Trump may be wondering himself about the miracles and mysteries and confusions he creates. As a megalomaniac, he is the only one who knows everything. His ideas range and flash from right to...

Causality of rotten fruits

Causality of rotten fruits by The Saker My friend Anwar Khan has recently written an interesting column in which he expressed his disagreement with what he perceived as my pro-Shia bias and in which he set the record straight on some of...

Are Russian diplomats being assassinated? (UPDATED)

Are Russian diplomats being assassinated? (UPDATED) by The Saker Since the death of Vitaly Churkin I see more and more speculations that Russian diplomats are being killed (example here and here)  This is exceedingly unlikely and I consider these speculations to be based...