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‘A Threat That Must Be Eliminated,’ Putin’s Chilling Message To Sweden Over NATO Membership

‘A threat that must be eliminated’ Putin’s chilling message to Sweden over NATO membership VLADIMIR Putin has issued a chilling warning to Sweden over the possibility of it joining NATO, saying such a move would represent a “threat” to Russia which would have to be “eliminated”. By Nick Gutteridge, Brussels Correspondent PUBLISHED: 11:30, Mon, Jun […]

New Decree Gives Russian National Guard The Power To Commandeer Regular Army Units; Some In Russia Are Calling The National Guard The ‘New NKVD,’ Or Secret Police

One reason for this move is likely related to the burgeoning Muslim population in Russia, the only ethnic group that is not experiencing a negative population growth.  And, Muslims in Russia are discriminated against; and, there is a growing militant Islamic strain that is a looming threat to the state. It is probably only a […]

Leaked Documents Show Russian, Serbian Attempts To Meddle In Macedonia

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- https://www.occrp.org/en/spooksandspin/leaked-documents-show-russian-serbian-attempts-to-meddle-in-macedonia/ Leaked Documents Show Russian, Serbian Attempts To Meddle In Macedonia by Aubrey Belford, Saska Cvetkovska, Biljana Sekulovska and Stevan Dojčinović   04 June 2017 Russian spies and diplomats have been involved in a nearly decade-long effort to spread propaganda and provoke discord in Macedonia as part of a region-wide endeavor to stop Balkan countries […]

Russia Tests Zircon Hypersonic Missile System, Which It Says Makes U.S. Defenses Obsolete

Traveling so fast that it is beyond the human minds ability and capacity to understand what has happened — if there is a launch — and make a reasoned judgment about a response?  Do we reach a point sooner than we expect and want — of having to have an artificial intelligence architecture, in order […]

Europe Reckons With Its Depleted Armies: NATO Members Confront Rampant Materiel Shortages; Say POTUS Trump Has A Point On More Military Spending

https://www.wsj.com/articles/europe-reckons-with-its-depleted-armies-1496444305 Europe Reckons With Its Depleted Armies EUROPE As European NATO members confront rampant materiel shortages, officials acknowledge Trump has a point in calling for more military spending confront rampant materiel shortages, officials acknowledge Trump has a point in calling for more military spending Soldiers of several nations watch NATO tank exercises last month in […]

Opening Remarks By HASC Subcommittee Chair On Strategic Forces, Mike Rogers (R. AL) — Hearing On FY18 Priorities For Nuclear Forces & Atomic Energy Defense Activities

For Immediate Release: May 25, 2017 Contact: HASC Communications (202) 225-2539 OPENING REMARKS OF CHAIRMAN ROGERS SUBCOMMITTEE ON STRATEGIC FORCES   WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Mike Rogers (R-AL), Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces, made the following remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the Subcommittee’s hearing titled “Fiscal Year 2018 Priorities […]

‘NATO, An American-Made Mechanism For Geopolitical Control Of Europe’

‘NATO, An American-Made Mechanism For Geopolitical Control Of Europe’ Published time: 25 May, 2017 11:28 Get short URL © Kay Nietfeld / DPA / Global Look Press NATO exists for the same reasons it did when it was first founded: make sure the Americans stay in Europe, keep the Russians out, and keep the Germans […]

What Do We Know About Russia’s ‘Grand Strategy?’

What Do We Know About Russia’s ‘Grand Strategy?’ www.washingtonpost.com View Original May 2nd, 2005 Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Marine Le Pen, French presidential candidate for the far-right National Front, at the Kremlin in Moscow on March 24. Photo by: Mikhail Klimentyev/AFP/Getty Images In April, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with his counterparts in […]

Russian Intelligence/FSB’s Infiltration Of Political Party Parnas Aimed At Norway»

https://thebarentsobserver.com/en/security/2017/04/fsbs-infiltration-political-party-parnas-aimed-norway#.WPl-re-nilg.twitter Andrey Kapitonov. Photo: Atle Staalesen «FSB’s Infiltration Of Political Party Parnas Aimed At Norway» Leader Of The Regional Party Office In Murmansk, Andrey Kapitonov, was recruited by Russian agents as part of a plot involving liberal Parnas and the Norwegian secret police. Then it all backfired on the Russian security service. By Atle Staalesen […]

NATO And EU Need ‘Grand Strategy’ To Resist Putin, Says General

https://www.ft.com/content/e8dc5f7c-ff67-11e6-8d8e-a5e3738f9ae4 Financial Times MYFT Financial Times MYFT Nato‎ NATO And EU Need ‘Grand Strategy’ To Resist Putin, Says General Senior British officer in alliance concerned over Russian opportunism General Sir Adrian Bradshaw, deputy supreme commander of the Allied Forces in Europe © AFP YESTERDAY by: Sam Jones in Mons Nato cannot deter Russia alone and […]