A few days separate us from the 70th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany. But the closer the day, the more clearly and more malicious are attempts of some politicians to do everything to neutralize the significance of the victory
Today European stability is greatly influenced by separatism movements. The population of European countries burst into loud chants of slogans in support of independence, trying to change the current political and economic situation by taking the decision to separate.
Europe will celebrate the European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism on August 23. Europeans will once again demonstrate their historical blindness regarding the not-so-distant events of the 20th century. It’s absolutely obvious, that the attempts to equalize these two concepts are nothing more than a desire to cultivate hatred for «the Soviet past».
(Русский) The need to develop the capacity of neutralizing the threat posed by the American Prompt Global Strike (PGS) concept has been re-actualized by the Russian Federation in the context of its worsening relations with the Western states.
Last week the European politicians gave a new impulse to the discussion about growing tensions between Russia and the West. It seems as if moneyless NATO member states find it amazing to stimulate these political differences.
Baltic region today has become a powerful military training area that has reached unprecedented concentration of troops, equipment and weapons since World War II. NATO’s military contingent on the one hand, and the Russian soldiers – on the other, protect their own Baltic Sea, land and air against hypothetical aggressor.
Poland and the Baltic States are on the edge of a new cycle of militarization. The US President Barack Obama, while walking in front of the US and Polish F-16 fighter jets in Warsaw, named the Eastern Europe’s defense the sacred duty of the US.
While walking about the capital of Lithuania – Vilnius, Belarusian blogger darriuss visited the Belarusian native city – Vilna. The city with Belarusian soul and Belarusian “genetic” memory is hidden under the cover of the European state’s capital. What can be more evident than facts? Only fotofacts!
Russia’s interaction with the West increasingly reminds a conversation between a deaf and a dumb. All Moscow’s arguments for the impermissibility of expanding NATO and U.S. military presence in Eastern Europe are fully ignored by Brussels and Washington. At the same time, eastern ‘partners’ insistently repeat that Russia poses a threat to the members of the North Atlantic Alliance.
Events of the last months in Ukraine no doubt concern not only this country. They have affected the foundations of European security system in general. That is why mentions of possible unleashing the Third World War appear increasingly in the analytical reports. Despite the blaming Russia for interest in destabilizing Ukraine the actual situation is much more complicated.
The Air Force started efforts Tuesday to convince Congress to approve its proposal to retire the A-10 Warthog and U-2 spy plane fleets even though lawmakers have taken a firm stance in blocking similar recent attempt
It is learned from sources close to the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Poland, that the Polish government signed a secret «Euromaidan» project financing agreement with the leaders of the Ukrainian opposition Tyagnibok and Yatsenyuk, which will last at least until July 1, 2014.
According to Belarusian state military committee chairman Sergey Gurulev, new modernization program for Su-27 aircraft could be adopted. “We are ready to conduct whole range of works in order to upgrade aircrafts. But the final decision should be made by the Secretary of Defense Jury Zadobin,” – underlines Gurulev.
At the end of last year some Internet resources reported that after the withdrawal from Afghanistan, in 2015 NATO is going to organize a large scale military exercises in Europe, involving 40 000 troops, this is sevenfold bigger than the “Stedfast Jazz – 2013”.
Saudi Arabia intends to pursue an independent policy in the Arab world after the US resorted to a diplomatic solution to the Syria and Iran crises. The Saudi envoy to UK says the kingdom is ready to ensure “regional peace” without Western support.