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Strings Attached? US Wants to Donate Military Vehicles to Brazil

The United States has made a proposal to donate 120 M198 155 mm towed howitzers, 200 M577A2 command armored vehicles, and six M88A1 ​​(ARV) armored recovery vehicles to the Brazilian Army. The Brazilian Army confirmed that the United States has offered these materials, but has said that the Brazilian team will first go to the […]

US Amasses Troops in Europe, Pentagon Warns of “Nuclear Catastrophe”

The United States has started the deployment of troops from Belgium to Eastern Europe as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve, reports the Defense News portal with reference to a representative of US forces in Europe. According to Defense News, the deployment is for large-scale maneuvers aimed at training for a swift deployment of troops on […]

Syria Slams US for Purposefully Bombing Oil Fields

The Syrian Foreign Ministry has accused the US-led international coalition of deliberately bombing Syrian oil wells so that the government loses crucial energy infrastructure. “They did it so that we have to pay tens of millions of dollars to restart work in these fields,” the Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad stated. The diplomat stressed […]

US Finance Market Threatens New Global Crisis

While investors are worried about rising yields on US Treasuries, Wall Street has been closing lower. Russian analyst Natalia Dembinskaya has explained why this trend could affect the global financial market and spark a new crisis. As things stand, the yield on US Treasuries has hit its highest level since 2008, exceeding three per cent. […]

US Does Not Recognize Venezuela Elections, Will Impose New Sanctions

Speaking to the press on Sunday afternoon, US State Department No. 2 John Sullivan confirmed that the US will not recognize the results of the Venezuelan presidential elections which Nicolas Maduro won on Sunday. The US has developed a package of measures to “deal” with the elected Venezuelan government. In addition, Sullivan commented that the […]

Will Trump’s Triple Diplomatic Defeat Ruin North Korean Summit?

North Korea has stated that it does not need a summit with the United States if such will only address the denuclearization of the country. At the same time, North Korea canceled a planned meeting with neighboring South Korea. Russian political commentator Dmitry Kosyrev has offered his two cents on understanding how Kim “got angry”, […]

Trump Promises to “Frame” Countries Who Don’t Pay NATO Tribute

Donald Trump has warned that NATO member states who do not fulfill their financial obligations to the US-led military bloc will be “framed.” Trump especially pointed his finger at Germany. This veiled threat came at a cabinet meeting in Washington on Thursday, which was attended by NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg. “We have some who do not [provide […]

Trump Backs Down: US Cancels Nuke Drills for Korea Talks

The United States has agreed to abandon its plans to fly two nuclear-armed B-52 bombers over the Korean peninsula after North Korean leader Kim Jong-un threatened to cancel the upcoming summit with President Donald Trump, US media reported. South Korea and Japan also agreed to a plan to avoid putting the summit at risk, CNN […]

Washington officially cuts off aid to YPG and Al-Qaeda in NW Syria

The US claims it has officially suspended the financial aid program in northwestern Syria and will allocate funds to other regions, CBS reported, citing US administration sources. According to the US based channel, CBS, which is owned by Westinghouse Corporation – a critical part of the US Military Industrial Complex and global energy market players […]