Author: The Saker

BRICS after Bolsonaro

BRICS after Bolsonaro by Ghassan Kadi for The Saker BRICS is the acronym of the “alliance” that includes Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. In reality, and with all due respect to Brazil and South Africa, BRICS is about RIC....

Pepe Escobar: Under the Pakistani volcano

Pepe Escobar: Under the Pakistani volcano from The Saker While Khan plays on a complex geopolitical chessboard, Chinese aid could be a financial lifeline as Islamabad faces off against deadly religious extremism It has been a breathless week, huddled in...

Russia Will Decide the Fate of Syria Without America

Russia Will Decide the Fate of Syria Without America from The Saker By Rostislav Ishchenko Translated by Ollie Richardson and Angelina Siard cross posted with http://www.stalkerzone.org/rostislav-ishchenko-russia-will-decide-the-fate-of-syria-without-america/ source: https://ukraina.ru/opinion/20181028/1021573309.html On Saturday, a symbolic meeting of four national leaders took place in...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with Euronews

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with Euronews from The Saker Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview with Euronews, Moscow, October 16, 2018   Question: The issue of Russia’s financial contribution to the Council of Europe has long been on the agenda...

Hassan Nasrallah: ISIS is over, Israel on its own against Iran, Syria & Hezbollah

Hassan Nasrallah: ISIS is over, Israel on its own against Iran, Syria & Hezbollah from The Saker Speech by Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on September 19, 2018, on the tenth night of the Islamic month of Muharram, commemorating...

The Khashoggi Extortion Fiasco

The Khashoggi Extortion Fiasco by Ghassan and Itbah Kadi – The Saker A mystifying diplomatic escalation ensued following the disappearance of Saudi Washington Post columnist, Jamal Khashoggi, after visiting the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Why would the United States...