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....

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...

CRASH2 ANALYSIS: WHY YELLEN & THE FED WILL BE FORCED INTO MORE QE & DOLLAR DEVALUATION

CRASH2 ANALYSIS: WHY YELLEN & THE FED WILL BE FORCED INTO MORE QE & DOLLAR DEVALUATION

by John Ward, The Slog The Slog argues that most 2015 forecasters have got it wrong Interest rate contagion, a new currency bloc, the dive into deflation, and chaos in Europe all make the cheaper Buck a Must There are...

NATO Trips On Own Lies With U-Turn On ‘Russian Aggressor’

NATO Trips On Own Lies With U-Turn On ‘Russian Aggressor’

by Finian Cunningham, The News Doctors NATO’s civilian figurehead Jens Stoltenberg this week urged Russia to be a partner against terrorism. He was speaking the day after the deadly gun attack on a magazine in Paris where 12 people, including...

Economic Terrorism Against Russia Intensifies

Economic Terrorism Against Russia Intensifies

by Jeff Nielson, Sprott Money The Russian ruble fell a further 7% Monday. What is the “reason” cited in the Corporate media for this latest, further plunge in its “value” (i.e. exchange rate)? An “economic report” which shows that Russia’s economy is...