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Syria: The Toxic Meltdown

Syria: The Toxic Meltdown by Pepe Escobar – Sputnik News “These heinous acts by the Assad regime cannot be tolerated.” Thus spoke the President of the United States. Instant translation; Donald Trump – and/or the alphabet soup of US intelligence agencies,...

Blast Hits Saint Petersburg Metro

Blast Hits Saint Petersburg Metro

Blast Hits Saint Petersburg Metro A twin blast has hit the Saint Petersburg metro on Monday. The reported blasts occurred at the “Sennaya Ploschad [square]” and “Tekhnologichesky Institute” stations. At least 10 people were killed. Sennaya Ploschad is engulfed by smoke. Emergency...

With Russia’s Help, India’s Fleet of Su-30s is About to Get a Whole Lot Deadlier

With Russia’s Help, India’s Fleet of Su-30s is About to Get a Whole Lot Deadlier from Sputnik News Irkut Corporation, manufacturer of Russia’s Sukhoi brand of fighter aircraft, has offered the Indian Air Force a proposal to carry out a ‘major modernization’ of India’s fleet of Sukhoi Su-30MKI multirole air superiority fighters. What benefits...

F-35 Flaw Has Lockheed Scrambling for a Solution

F-35 Flaw Has Lockheed Scrambling for a Solution The F-35C, which the US Navy ordered to be designed for stationing on aircraft carriers, is having more issues with the nose gear, or landing gear, which is especially significant for planes taking off and landing on airstrips with...