The age of American dominance is over, and Washington has much less power than in past decades.
Taking into account that Washington prepares a new sanction package for every response from Moscow, the confrontation is closing in on itself, and continues to spiral, with each new round provoking the next one.
The U.S. demonstrated maximum pressure against Russia with not only the Syrian dossier, where it’s obvious that it is ready for a limited war scenario, but also with anti-Russian sanctions.
[T]his crisis will not be resolved by firing several dozen missiles once a year, only to then stand idly by with crossed arms.
History shows a long list of wars that began 'by chance.'
The West has surrendered itself to the cynicism of realpolitik.
There’s no problem in the world that Washington’s politicians couldn’t now attribute to Moscow’s machinations.
The cheerful message from President Donald Trump to Russia – in which he suggested that we get ready for “nice and new and ‘smart” American rockets – quite frankly, frightens one with its demonstrative light-mindedness.
It is truly scary when you understand who is in charge of what is historically the [Read more]
[T]his is a game against Russia at the global level.