Category: Cold War

EU Threatens Sanctions on Russia as War in Ukraine Intensifies, Greece Pivots to Russia

EU Threatens Sanctions on Russia as War in Ukraine Intensifies, Greece Pivots to Russia

from Gold Core EU foreign ministers are meeting in Brussels today to discuss imposing further sanctions on Russia following an upsurge in fighting in east Ukraine. A woman pushes a cart as she visits a hypermarket of French grocery retailer...

Russian PM Vows ‘Unrestricted’ Response if Banned From SWIFT Payment System

Russian PM Vows ‘Unrestricted’ Response if Banned From SWIFT Payment System

from RT Russia’s response to a possible cut-off from the SWIFT international banking payment system will be “unrestricted,” Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev vowed. The West is pushing for hitting Moscow with more sanctions as the Ukraine crisis deteriorates. “We will...

Russian Propaganda Is Turning Into Russian Assassination

Russian Propaganda Is Turning Into Russian Assassination

by Dave Hodges, The Common Sense Show To my friends and colleagues in the independent media, we need to continue to stand tall as more of us continue to be under attack in the media.  To my fellow Americans who...

Lavrov On Obama Speech: Efforts To Isolate Russia Will Fail

Lavrov On Obama Speech: Efforts To Isolate Russia Will Fail

from The News Doctors Attempts at isolating Russia will not work, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a press conference on the outcome of 2014. “We hear from our Western partners that Russia has to be isolated,” Lavrov said. “Specifically, Barack Obama...

Russia criticises American exceptionalism speech of Obama

Russia criticises American exceptionalism speech of Obama

TDC Note – In order to get a view of where a person stands, it is sometimes helpful to see your position through the eyes of another. The view presented below, in my opinion, demonstrates, not only the depths of...

Swiss National Bank Tells the World – “We’re Gettin’ Off This Train!” – Craig Hemke TFMetals Report

by Rory, The Daily Coin The Swiss National Bank (SNB) sent shock waves through the financial markets today, January 15.2015, when they announced the Swiss Franc would no longer be pegged to the Euro. The shock grew in intensity when...

Ukraine Lurches to Full Scale War as Russia Drastically Reduces Gas Supply to EU

Ukraine Lurches to Full Scale War as Russia Drastically Reduces Gas Supply to EU

by Mark O’Byrne, Gold Core Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian state energy giant Gazprom to cut natural gas supplies to and through Ukraine to the EU in a little reported move. It took place late on Wednesday and was...

Europe plunged into energy crisis as Russia cuts off gas supply via Ukraine

Europe plunged into energy crisis as Russia cuts off gas supply via Ukraine

by Robert Lea, Daily Mail Gas prices rise in London Bulgaria reaches ‘crisis’ point Russia cut gas exports to Europe by 60 per cent today, plunging the continent into an energy crisis ‘within hours’ as a dispute with Ukraine escalated....

Jim Willie’s 2015 Forecasts | Fractures in Economy, Dollar Collapse, & Gold Standard

from financeandliberty

Another Headache for Moscow

by James Corbett, The International Forecaster One thing is for certain: this is not the way that Putin planned to introduce the Eurasian Economic Union to the world. It’s not just that the launch itself was quickly overshadowed by events...

‘Obama is Extremely Successful for Powerful Interest Groups’ – Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Audio Interview

from Sputnik Has President Obama delivered on his pledges? Whose interests has he been protecting? Radio Sputnik is looking into the issue with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts (US), Fredrik Erixon (EU) and Peter Koenig (Switzerland). On the 20th of January...