US Officials Demanded a 30 Billion Dollars Bribe

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A day after former Republican Virginia governor, Bob McDonnell and his wife were convicted of 20 counts of bribery and… More
Society USA in the World

John Kerry's visit to the Middle East: US moves on Russia from the south

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Secretary of State John Kerry finished his weekend tour of the Middle East, arriving in Paris to participate in an… More
Politics Middle East

White House might still be arming ISIL

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A few after US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel visited Georgia in early September a foreign observer happened to be… More
Economics Caucasus - Georgia

Iraq's Yazidis Choose Georgia

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The war in Iraq has resonated in the South Caucasus, as shown by the arrival of the first refugees from… More
Society Caucasus - Georgia

Politics

Is the CIA’s ISIS Cult Already Collapsing in Iraq?

6464564Since the early 1950’s, when the CIA station chief in Munich became aware of the effective use of radical Jihadist Sunni Muslims from the Soviet Union by Gerhard von Mende’s wartime Ostministerium, US intelligence has sought to use the fanaticism of radical...

Middle East - Iraq

The True Results of the Anti-Terrorist Meeting in Jeddah

234234On 11 September 2014, on a ‘historic’ thirteenth anniversary of the terror attack proclaimed by suicide bombers aimed at the buildings of the World Trade Centre, an urgent meeting was called in Jeddah calling for the ministers of foreign...

Middle East - Saudi Arabia

NATO in Cardiff: "We Don't Care for the People"

45353453When Aldo Moro, the former Italian Prime Minister, was kidnapped and ultimately executed by Red Brigades terrorists he seemed an unlikely target, as he was a Catholic Socialist and had authored the Historic Compromise...
USA in the World

The United States and Israel: A Dance of Deception. Part 1

2432442Recently published reports of the failure of Israel’s much touted Iron Dome missile defense system highlight the peculiarly self-destructive relationship between Israel and the United States. The reports questioning the success rate of the Iron Dome were issued...

Middle East - Israel

Someone's Already Fighting ISIS: The Syrian Arab Army

345345345Since 2011, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has waged a relentless war within Syrian territory against what it has said from the very beginning was an invasion of heavily armed, foreign-backed sectarian extremists. In retrospect, the transparently ludicrous nature...

Middle East - Syria

Could Kiev fail before the New Republics?

23423423All is semi-quiet on the Ukraine front. Despite the OSCE spokesman who said on the first day that he did not think that the ceasefire could last, another OSCE guy with a fully working brain said there was a night and day difference from a week ago. That...

Ukraine in the world

The Global Shame which was Killing Ukraine

3242342Some international relations pundits working for the so called mainstream press continue to suggest that Russia is doing exactly what it did in Georgia in 2008 with Ukraine. The same press was backing down from the Russian invasion headlines in light of facts...

Ukraine in the world

Economics

Power of Siberia – Solution for Problems Faced by the Far East

TASS_gas_468On September 1, President Vladimir Putin launched the construction of the eastern section of the Russian gas transmission system (GTS) connecting the West Siberian GTS with the Sakhalin branch. Thus, after 2018 almost all of the economically important territory...

Russia in the World

Mcdonald's vs. China: A Fight With Global Implications

345345345The Mcdonald’s corporation has over 35,000 restaurants in 118 countries around the world. It is owned by the wealthy Kroc family, who make billions of dollars each year from their fast food empire.  Across the United States, low wage fast food...

Eastern Asia - China

The US is Yet Again Trying to Create an Oil and Gas Collapse in Russia

New Eastern Outlook collage - 337The failed US politics in the Ukraine who, under the threat of having its army destroyed and with an economy on the verge of collapse, was forced to negotiate a ceasefire with Novorussia, made Washington to...

Middle East - Qatar

China Shale Gas Strategy a Fiasco

4453546Two years ago the government of the Peoples’ Republic of China staked a major hope for their energy future on the exploitation of domestic natural gas from its large shale rock formations, so-called shale gas. Today, after hundreds of millions of dollars investment...

Eastern Asia - China

Mongolia and Japan: the road to economic partnership

M+JJapan was one of the first great powers to have accepted the Mongolian People's Republic and establish diplomatic relations with it in February 1972. Since then Japanese-Mongolian relations have undergone several stages...

Central Asia - Mongolia

Yerevan and Tehran are preparing for a breakthrough

345345346Iran and Armenia will soon start negotiations on a free trade area (FTA). The initiative was suggested by Tehran when its official representative put forward the proposal a few days ago. How realistic is it that this project will...

Caucasus - Armenia

Argentina Debt Default is Risky US Power Poker

5345345Most are unaware of the drama unfolding behind the imminent threat of (yet another) Argentina deb default. Far from another tale of a corrupt developing country not able to meet its foreign debt obligations as the world saw during the 1980’s and late 1990’s, the real drama...

USA in the World

Society

Scottish Independence and the Decline of the West

34543534Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the G20’s “financial stability board,” cancelled his trip to Austria for the G20 summit. He has been joined by a number of other leading British politicians. Gordon Brown is in Scotland...

Europe - Scotland

Iraq Conference in Paris: Pros and Cons for Russia

34534534An international conference on the security of Iraq was convened on September 15 in Paris and included foreign ministers and senior representatives from 40 countries, primarily NATO members, other western US allies, Arab countries, Russia and China...

Middle East - Iraq

ISIL is following the Taliban path

234234Since the beginning of their occupation of Mosul the islamists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have demolished dozens of mosques and mausoleums dating back to the 11-13 centuries. Those facts were announced at a recent Pan Arab seminar in Jordan...

Middle East - Iraq

Yemen is on Verge of a New Crisis

456546456In a situation when the Houthis are de- laying the official announ- cement of their position on the settlement plan that was put forward by the Crisis Regulation Committee appointed by Yemen's PresidentYemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindawa accused...

Middle East - Yemen

Saakashvili Caught Up in Game of Interpol Chase

435354532Earlier this week, Georgia's Facebook page exploded with reports of the arrest of former President Mikheil Saakashvili on a Greek island, either Santorini or Kos. The revelation coincided with an announcement by the Greek Chief Prosecutor's Office...

Caucasus - Georgia

Pakistan: the Role of the Army in Resolving the Political Crisis

5645622According to an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) release of the Pakistan Federal Army, “A political crisis should be resolved politically.” This decision was announced after the monthly meeting of the corps commanders. The corps...

Southern Asia - Pakistan

Israel: The Nuclear Mouse that Roared

675675In the 1954 novel, "The Mouse that Roared" a "fictitious" small east European country captured an American atomic bomb called the Q Bomb and use it to blackmail the US, just like in Tom Clancy's novel, "The Sum Of All Fears". Fact or fiction you decide. Most of modern...

Middle East - Israel

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