The Russian leadership won’t swap Russian people in need of help for sanctions relief.
<b>Two days ago Victoria Nuland, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State [for European and Eurasian Affairs], arrived on an official visit to Ukraine. And, as usual, new information was brought to the Ukrainian authorities.</b>
Traditionally, these informative messages are served in the form of an incentive-warning, to [Read more]
There will not be a world war with tanks and cannons. Black Monday, Aug. 25, 2015, has already become the economic equivalent of Pearl Harbor and will likely go down in history as the beginning of the first economic world war.
Putin has reached the conclusion that confrontation with the West is in Russia's interest. The crisis in Ukraine is a consequence of this antagonism, not the cause.