The shelling of the Ukrainian southeastern coastal city of Mariupol on Saturday, January 24th, resulted in the deaths of up […]
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Transnistria: A Bridge Too Far for Russia?
As Western sanctions take their toll on Russia, the price of annexation and proxy war in Ukraine may be proving […]
Strelkov: Crimean annexation was not ‘people power’
He’s at it again. The Russian rebel leader and former military intelligence officer Igor Girkin (nom de guerre ‘Strelkov’) is […]
Why die for Mariupol?
The port city of Mariupol in southeastern Ukraine does not appear on most people’s mental maps of the world. But […]
Reality Check: The real fascism is in Russia, not Ukraine.
One of the ways the Putin regime has waged a propaganda war over Ukraine is by branding the pro-Western leadership […]
Ex-Soviet spy: Putin has no choice but to invade Lithuania
Insight into the Russian popular mentality has always been difficult for outsiders. Churchill’s famous comment that “Russia is a riddle […]
SBU: Investigation into May 2nd Odessa massacre proceeding apace
Few of the many murderous events following the Maidan Revolution in February 2014 are as mysterious as the fire that […]
Internet gradually leaking extent of Russian military casualties in Ukraine
Vladimir Putin and his colleagues have consistently refused to admit to any active belligerence on the part of regular Russian […]
Putin’s Ukraine venture causes record-setting capital flight from Russia
Record level of capital flight from Russia – $151.5 billion 17 January 2015 The outflow of capital from Russia in […]
Donetsk: Russian regular army officer shot to death by Chechen ally
[As reported, the forces of the pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine has been augmented by mercenaries from the Caucasus, in […]