US: While No One Was Looking

America has built a total security state, not to enforce a political concept or to assure complacency during a period… More
Society USA in the World

China Sets the Tone in Nuclear Energy Now

It should be noted that nuclear energy is one of China's primary ambitions. The pace with which Beijing develops its… More
Economics Eastern Asia - China

What Syria's Kurds "Think" They are Fighting For Versus Reality

Reports are emerging of widespread armed conflict between Kurdish militants and  Syrian forces. Concentrated in and around eastern Syria and… More
Politics Middle East - Syria

Turkey’s Armed Intervention In Syria Defies US

While the U.S. vice president Joe Biden’s high-profile recent visit to Turkey was expected to yield “significant results” with regard… More
Politics Middle East - Syria

Japan's at Nuclear Crossroads

It seems fair that Japan has acquired the image of a “peaceful country,” achieved through the hard work of its citizens… More
Politics Eastern Asia - Japan


US Presidential Election 2016: The Battle of the Hawks

3454354354352As the US presidential election fast approaches in November, the greatest political spectacle of the year is in full swing. Say what you want about the US, but there is no other country that knows how to put a show on in the same…

USA in the World

Damascus is Accused of Using Chemical Weapons Yet Again


The US claims about Damascus alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria remain an extremely important part of Washington’s propaganda campaign that is aimed at facilitating its attempts to topple the government of Bashar Al-Assad…

Middle East - Syria

US "International Court" Ruling on China Falls Short


A recent “international tribunal” ruling regarding China’s claims in the South China Sea was more than just anticlimactic – it was indicative of the United States’ waning influence as well as the waning legitimacy of the many…

Eastern Asia - China

Saudi Arabia Cries Foul Play in Yemen


As Yemen International Conference in the Support of Yemen was in full swing in the British capital, London, Yemenis came in their hundreds of thousands to pledge their support to the Resistance movement this August 20, 2016 – yet…

Middle East - Yemen

Korea: Once Again, Lost in Canards


After the scandal of the “escaped waitresses”, South Korean media spread some telling news. According to Yonhap News Agency (citing “an anonymous source well informed about the situation in North Korea”), the North Korean intelligence…

Eastern Asia - DPRK

Washington Plays Nuclear Chicken Now With China as Well as Russia


It seems it’s not enough that US Defense Secretary Ash Carter and his generals engage in games of nuclear chicken with Russia by provocations in Ukraine, NATO maneuvers on Russia’s borders and activation of highly-dangerous…

USA in the World

Syrian Kurds Have Become Washington's Bargaining Chip


It’s curious that just a couple of years ago President Brarack Obama called his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan his closest friend upon the world stage. Back then, Erdogan was perceived as a loyal member of NATO and…

Middle East - Syria


Qatar is Advancing in the LNG Battle

4534534534534In the circumstances when oil prices are dropping, some countries, including Russia, Iran and Qatar, are staking on gas in an attempt to balance their budgets. But if Russia supplies natural gas mainly through gas pipelines, Qatar…

Middle East - Qatar

Korea: Large Construction Baloney

34534534534On August 10, 2016, a number of media rebroadcast the sensational news by the British newspaper The Telegraph: “The regime’s new crime – North Korean builders who are erecting a 70-story skyscraper in Pyongyang at the order of…

Eastern Asia - DPRK

Indonesia Opens up New Horizons for Iran in Southeast Asia

4353453453453On July 24, 2016, Laos hosted a meeting of Foreign Ministers of the ASEAN member states. At the closing of the meeting, the Islamic Republic of Iran acceded to the organization. Several days later, on July 29, a meeting between…

Southeast Asia

Indonesia's Nuclear Power Plants and Russia's Prospects of Getting a Louder Say in ASEAN

45645645645Like all countries with rapidly growing economies, Indonesia is experiencing a serious power shortage. As the industry grows, power consumption grows with it, which means that there must be more electricity to be produced…

Southeast Asia

US Think Tanks Focus on Studying China


NEO has noted, that during the recent years the leading American think tanks have been increasingly focused on various aspects of China’s domestic and foreign policy. China has already become a major geopolitical opponent of…

Eastern Asia - China

Tajikistan is Heading East

34534534534Most people are ignorant of the fact that Tajikistan is among the top ten richest states in terms of natural minerals. However, the country itself is anything but rich, in spite of massive deposits of coal, precious stones, gold…

Central Asia - Tajikistan

The Battle for Commodities: Why China-Bashing Prevails In The US Politics


Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump say that they disagree on a number of points related to foreign policy. Clinton remains hostile to Russia and wants to topple the Syrian government, while Trump has, at some points…

Eastern Asia - China


Clinton's Campaign & The Anti-Russian Roots of the 'Cultural Left'

6456546345345In recent speeches, including her speech accepting the Democratic Party’s nomination for the Presidency, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has declared she would work to eradicate “systemic racism.” Clinton…

USA in the World

Modern America: The Empire of Lies


The notion that the United States is an empire of lies would be difficult to dispute by anyone who has followed the events of the last decade. It’s a sad fact that today the absolute majority of Washington’s policies along with…

USA in the World

To Preserve the American Way: There Must Be War

34534543534I remember my uncle Duke well. A tall and handsome figure he cut, in his Air Force blue uniform. Silver oak leaves he wore on his lapels, back when I was a kid in El Paso, Texas. A member of an elite corps, Duke Wolfe went to work…

USA in the World

Obama Administration has Aggravated Racial Tensions in the US


As it has already been noted, racism in the United States has always been and remains one of the most pressing issues. This conclusion is confirmed by a recent Gallup survey in the US. However, this time respondents were…

USA in the World

Bayer AG Makes Bee Contraceptives

45345345345Most will wonder what I mean when I say Bayer AG, the German chemicals and drug company, the same one that just absorbed Monsanto, makes bee contraceptives. This is precisely what a newly-published, peer-reviewed scientific study…


Russia/Turkey: Ready and Willing

Trol2222А major geo-political realignment is taking place between the US, Russia and Turkey. While NATO used Turkey to ‘defend’ Europe’s so-called southern flank (by threatening Russia’s southern flank), the European Union led Turkey on…

Middle East - Turkey

Middle East: Facts About the Alleged and Actual Usage of Chemical Weapons


The alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria has once again been used by Western media in a  propaganda war against Damascus and Moscow. And it’s no wonder, since we’ve been witnessing such claims on the regular basis…

Middle East

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