The FRN Daily News Brief 2019-02-12


This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 6, articles about Anglo-5, Brazil, Colombia, Headline-News, Latin-America, United-States, Venezuela, China, Eurasia, Mena, North-Korea, Russia, Nato, Iran, Daily-Brief.

Tags in this brief: Brazil, Colombia, US, Venezuela, China, DPRK, Iran, Korea, Russia, NATO, Poseidon, S400, Geopolitics.

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US could attack Venezuela through Colombia or Brazil

Published 2019-02-12 22:00:06 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Brazil, Colombia, Headline-News, Latin-America, United-States, Venezuela

On Sunday, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has initiated the largest in the country’s history maneuvers, Bicentennial of Angostura 2019, which will participate the Armed Forces, as well as the popular militias. Aleksandr Chichin, director of the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences of the Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, told Russian Sputnik Radio of his opinion about the power of the Venezuelan army as well as the possibility of the US attacking the country. The analyst dismissed the scenario of a US military intervention that, he said, would be very disadvantageous for Washington. “There [in Venezuela] the… Continue ->

Tags: Brazil, Colombia, US, Venezuela

US intelligence fears space capabilities of Russia, China, North Korea and Iran

Published 2019-02-12 20:00:40 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, China, Eurasia, Headline-News, Mena, North-Korea, Russia, United-States

WASHINGTON DC, The United States – According to the US Intelligence Agency, Iran and North Korea represent a major challenge for the Americans because of their space capabilities. Both countries have developed interference capabilities, according to the US intelligence report. “Iran and North Korea also pose a challenge to militaries using space-enabled services, as each has demonstrated jamming capabilities. Iran and North Korea maintain independent space launch capabilities, which can serve as avenues for testing ballistic missile technologies”, the report said. The American intelligence also considers Moscow and Beijing fighters of the North American space domain. This is because Russia… Continue ->

Tags: China, DPRK, Iran, Korea, Russia, US

What is the ‘real reason’ for Russia creating POWERFUL Poseidon torpedo that destroys continents

Published 2019-02-12 19:00:05 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Nato, Russia

MOSCOW, Russia – The real purpose of the creation of the Russian Poseidon torpedoes, which are also called “Doomsday” torpedoes, is the collapse of NATO, claims Business Insider with reference to experts. Business Insider emphasizes that nuclear weapons can in most cases destroy a city, but recent Russian-made torpedoes could “end a whole continent.” According to the news portal, Poseidon’s purpose is to dissuade Washington from responding to alleged Russian aggression in the future. Experts note that Russia may use torpedoes even if it is completely destroyed, so the US will not want to expose its coastal waters to long-term… Continue ->

Tags: NATO, Poseidon, Russia

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What is the only hindrance for Russia’s investments in Venezuela?

Published 2019-02-12 17:00:03 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Latin-America, Russia, Venezuela

MOSCOW, Russia – Russian Deputy Prime Minister Ilyas Umakhanov said that the only possible threat to Russian investments in Venezuela is a US intervention in the South American country. “Nothing threatens our investments in Venezuela, our investments are only threatened if the Americans intervene in Venezuela, but, of course, there are risks and threats to this scenario,” said the senator, adding that “everything related to sanctions of US foreign policy and its followers does not cause more than irritation, awe and disappointment.” For the parliamentarian, the biggest problem with the US is its total unpredictability, “both the country and the… Continue ->

Tags: Russia, Venezuela

Rumors Circulating: Is Iran buying the powerful Russian S-400 system?

Published 2019-02-12 16:00:59 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Iran, Mena, Russia

MOSCOW, Russia – Iran has not ordered Russia’s Russian S-400 air defense systems despite what circulating rumors are saying, Vladimir Ermakov, director of the Department of Non-Proliferation and Weapons Control of Russia’s Foreign Ministry, said. “To get the answer to this question, it would be better to go to the Russian Foreign Ministry. According to our data, Iranian partners have not yet asked to sell S-400 systems,” Ermakov said in regards to the intensified talks between Russia and Iran in this area. Earlier, the same statement had been made by the Russian ambassador to Iran, Levan Dzhagaryan. Meanwhile, Turkey has… Continue ->

Tags: Iran, Russia, S400

The FRN Daily News Brief 2019-02-11

Published 2019-02-12 01:15:03 by Danny Froberg in Daily-Brief

This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 7, articles about Anglo-5, Eurasia, Germany, Headline-News, Nato, Russia, United-States, Defense, Latin-America, Venezuela, Brazil, Finance, Daily-Brief, Eu, Iran, Mena. Tags in this brief: Germany, Russia, US, Maduro, Venezuela, Brazil, Technology, Finance, Gripen, Sweden, Geopolitics, Eu, Grenell, Instex, Iran. Let us know in the comments if there is anything you miss coverage on!Table of ContentsWashington demands that Germany increase military spending because ‘Russia is at the door’Caracas to invest in Russian advanced weapons for its Armed Forces to face imperialistsWhat factors prevent the export of Russian high technology products to Brazil?Chronicles of… Continue ->

Tags: Geopolitics

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