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Michael Robert: Ukraine: the invasion of capital

Last week, Ukraine’s foreign private creditors agreed to the country’s request for a two-year freeze on payments on about $20bn of foreign debt.  This would enable Ukraine to avoid defaulting on its overseas borrowings.  Unlike other ‘emerging economies’ in debt … Les meir

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Tha brave Marina becomes history in action!

Marina Ovsyannikova broke the state propaganda machine – others will follow Denis Kataev Her anti-war protest on live TV revealed to millions of viewers that the Russian government is not telling them the truth Wed 16 Mar 2022 – theguardian.com … Les meir

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The hipocracy: UK and US support the war in Jemen!

A Tale of Two Wars: Biden Decries Russian Atrocities in Ukraine While Backing Saudi/UAE War in Yemen STORYMARCH 16, 2022 Watch Full Show or watch this part here: https://www.democracynow.org/2022/3/16/saudi_arabia_oil_sanctions_yemen_humanitarian?autostart=true Volume 90% This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today. … Les meir

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The economic war between the US-led NATO group and Russia and the real war in Ukraine – Who is fooling who?

Russia: from sanctions to slump? The economic war between the US-led NATO group and Russia is hotting up alongside the real war in Ukraine itself.  In response to the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, the US and Europe have upped the … Les meir

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Videos on Ukraine, historic and current

From Peoples Dispatch series «Eat NATO for Breakfast Show» The fourth «Eat NATO for Breakfast Show», this time on the current situation in Ukraine. An interesting lecture on Ukraine from 2015: Why is Ukraine the West’s Fault? Featuring John Mearsheimer. … Les meir

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NATO setback creates new approach to pan-European security?

NATO expansionism has suffered a major setback Russian troops are pulling back from the border in the knowledge they’ve achieved their objectives By Glenn Diesen, a Professor at the University of South-Eastern Norway, and an editor at the Russia in Global … Les meir

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What does Russia’s troop pullback mean?

What does Russia’s troop pullback mean? Moscow’s announcement that some troops are withdrawing from near the border with Ukraine has sparked a media storm FILE PHOTO. Russian Army conscripts prepare to travel for military service at a railway station in … Les meir

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The economic stalemate in Ukraine and the war drums

Ukraine: trapped in a war zone As the drums of war sound for Ukraine, what will be the impact on Ukraine’s economy and the living standards of its 44m population, whether war is avoided or not?  I’ve posted on Ukraine several times … Les meir

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The rising danger from fascists in Ukraine

Ukrainian fascists say they will sabotage any peace deal with Russia February 11, 2022 –  BY JOHN WOJCIK Ukrainian soldiers ride in an armored vehicle flying the flags of the United States and Ukraine along with the red and black banner of the … Les meir

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NATO and the West circles in Russia

Poland: Large-Scale NATO Exercise Begins June 7, 2016 A NATO exercise that includes 31,000 soldiers from 18 NATO members and five partner countries began in Poland on June 7, Radio Poland reported. The exercise is the largest military exercise held … Les meir

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