Category: Cold War

US Reckless War Bluff

US Reckless War Bluff from Sputnik News American leaders have warned they will destroy North Korea if it threatens either the US or allies. But how much of this posturing by Washington is a bluff? And a very dangerous bluff...

Defense Contractors on Cloud 9

Defense Contractors on Cloud 9 by Wolf Richter – Wolf Street The backdrop: Money. More than ever before.  The Senate is expected to pass by a wide margin a $700-billion defense bill today. When it comes to extravagant military spending,...

Double Standards? Europe’s Five “Undeclared Nuclear Weapons States”. Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Turkey

Double Standards? Europe’s Five “Undeclared Nuclear Weapons States”. Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Turkey By Prof Michel Chossudovsky – Global Research Are Turkey, Germany, Belgium, The Netherlands and Italy Nuclear Powers? Author’s Note This article was originally published by Global Research  in February...

Russia Successfully Test-Launches Yars ICBM

Russia Successfully Test-Launches Yars ICBM from Sputnik News Russia has successfully test-launched a RS-24 Yars ICBM to confirm the reliability of these missiles. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A Yars silo-based intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) was test launched on Tuesday from Russia’s Plesetsk space center,...