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MAJOR: UK Opts Out of EU COVID-19 Vaccine Program

LONDON/BRUSSELS – The UK government has rejected the chance to join the European Union’s coronavirus vaccine program due to concerns over “costly delays”, according to sources. The EU is planning to spend around €2bln (£1.8bln) on the advance purchase of vaccines that are undergoing testing on behalf of the 27 member states. Negotiations with Brussels […]

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EU FORECAST: Eurozone Economy to Crash Almost 10% in 2020

BRUSSELS – The eurozone economy will plunge at least 8.7% in 2020 due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the European Commission said on Tuesday in more pessimistic forecasts that do not see a complete rebound next year. The new forecasts see the eurozone economy bouncing back by 6.1% in 2021, still leaving the region worse off […]

RUSSIAN FM: Moving US Troops From Germany to Poland Leads to Violation of Russia-NATO Founding Act, Restarts Cold War in Europe

MOSCOW/WASHINGTON, D.C. – Russia is closely following the US plans to move part of its troops from Germany to Poland, and will implement all the needed measures to ensure its national security, as the US may violate the 1997 Russia-NATO Founding Act on Mutual Relations, Cooperation and Security, Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko said on […]

Will the Coronavirus Widen the Rift Between US and Europe?

By Arthur Evans – During the “100 days with COVID-19: lessons to be learned” international online summit held from June 15 to 19, leading experts and politicians from more than 20 countries discussed the unforeseen changes that have in recent months happened in global politics and economics. Just as the coronavirus pandemic has dominated international […]

‘The Chinese Are Coming!’, NATO Chief Whines About China’s Rise

BRUSSELS/BEIJING – NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg stated that the West “cannot ignore” either the military or economic rise of the People’s Republic of China, and admitted that the world is “facing a shift in the global balance of power”. Political Turnover? EU Foreign Policy Chief Says World Witnessing US Century Ceding to Asian One Speaking […]

GERMANY AND COVID-19, CRUMBS FOR WORKERS, SLICES FOR CAPITALISTS

By Arturo Gallegos – The economic rescue package approved by the German federal government is made up of around 675 billion euros, of which 600 billion will be used to support large corporations and capitalist companies, 50 billion for small companies, producers and professionals; and finally only 7.5 billion euros will be invested in the […]

EXPOSED: EU Planned Vaccination Passport since 2018

By Kit Knightly –  From Off-Guardian – A report published by the European Commission in late 2019 reveals that the EU has been looking to increase the scope and power of vaccination programmes since well before the current “pandemic”. The endpoint of the Roadmap is, among many other things, to introduce a “common vaccination card/passport” […]

Apparently, COVID-19 is ‘Infecting’ Brexit as well

LONDON/BRUSSELS – The UK and the EU have “made very little progress towards agreement on the most significant outstanding issues between us”, the UK’s Brexit negotiator said. David Frost issued the downbeat assessment at the end of the third round of talks on the future relationship between the two sides, Sky News reported. EU negotiator […]