Tag: Ukraine

A Lesson from History

In the 1930s Britain urged Poland (today Ukraine) to constantly provoke her German neighbours. Promises were made to the Polish government (Ukraine) that in the event of a German military response (Russian) Britain and her Empire would ally itself to Poland to resist the German armed forces.  

Learning from History but Idiots never do

How true the advice of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821): ‘He who his first hits twice.’ Now the sweet irony: Russia has done precisely what Germany did in June 1941. Back then, to frustrate a Soviet attack on Germany and the Reich’s allies to the East, Germany pre-emptively struck the American-sponsored Soviet Union. The USSR had been given the go-ahead to overwhelm Europe by Roosevelt’s blank cheque (Lend-Lease Plan).

When Putin stops playing the nice guy

If Western sanctions lead to Russia’s oil exports being completely cut off, the world can expect the international energy market to collapse, a senior figure at the American rating agency Fitch said on Tuesday. Speaking in an interview with Russian news agency TASS, Dmitry Marinchenko explained that the current spike in oil prices would be lessened if there is no further escalation around Ukraine.

NATO West Press Barons direct war operations in Ukraine

When the panic phase is over, there should be a retrospective analysis of why large, very well-known foreign media outlets spread fake news, says David Arakhamia. The chairman of Ukraine’s Servant of the People party, David Arakhamia, has accused some U.S. media outlets of spreading ‘blatant fake news’ about the threat of a Russian invasion of Ukraine.