The announcement by Russian Defence Ministry on Tuesday on Vostok-22 strategic command post exercises during August 30-September 5 gives a big message to the West in political and military terms.
Carl von Clausewitz’s formula that war is the continuation of politics by other means is reinforced in the 21st century by geoeconomics, where supply chains, promising technologies and control over financial and other assets simply compel decision
Before I start, let me preface by stating that international law is a meaningless concept when it only applies to Washington’s enemies.
Especially for thinking people, I will briefly outline the reasons for the monstrous war that has unfolded before our eyes in Ukraine. There is nothing worse than a war between social groups of one people.
The Nato dismemberment of Yugoslavia and the creation of Kosovo in 1999 demonstrated the weakness of international law and of the United Nations as the big powers could get by within an international order which is essentially anarchic where might
The significance of Russia's special military operation (SMO) in Ukraine has gone far beyond the regional framework.
The information dropped like a Hellfire in the middle of a productive discussion with a group of top analysts in Istanbul: Across the Turkish establishment – from politicians to the military – over 90 percent are pro-NATO.
The current crisis in Russia's relations with the West has nothing to do with gas, oil, energy resources or the economy in general. Attempts to explain politics by "Prize” in the spirit of Daniel Yergin are a vain and shallow.