Baltic Sea: NATO’s Northeastern Expansion Meets Russia’s Northwestern Border

That German warplanes are within immediate range of Russia’s Kaliningrad oblast (and not much further from St. Petersburg, formerly Leningrad) and that Germany is in charge of a permanent battlegroup formation in Lithuania are topical issues as we approach the eightieth anniversary of Germany’s Operation Barbarossa invasion of Soviet Russia in 1941. When the Baltic … Continue reading “Baltic Sea: NATO’s Northeastern Expansion Meets Russia’s Northwestern Border”

Turkey, Ukraine Press Forward With Plans for Two-Front Anti-Russian Proxy War

A meeting between foreign and defense ministry officials of Turkey and Ukraine was held today in the Turkish capital of Ankara in the format referred to as Quadriga (2 + 2), the first of which joint consultations were held in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv on December 18, 2020. As the Ukrainian press put it, … Continue reading “Turkey, Ukraine Press Forward With Plans for Two-Front Anti-Russian Proxy War”

US Army Identifies Arctic as Battleground With Russia and China

Last week the U.S. Army released a new strategic policy document entitled Regaining Arctic Dominance, an exhaustive 48-page work with valuable background information and striking graphics. Because of its length an attempt to summarize it with the accuracy and comprehensiveness would be a work of several pages itself. Instead, some of the more significant background … Continue reading “US Army Identifies Arctic as Battleground With Russia and China”

US, NATO Plan to Recruit India Into Global Alliance Against China and Russia

Call to admit India to NATO partnership to sever ties with Russia, confront China The policy he is promoting, faithfully echoing as he does the global strategic plans of Washington and Brussels, is to end 74 years of Russian-Indian military cooperation, supplanting Moscow’s influence with the very military bloc established to oppose Russia and which … Continue reading “US, NATO Plan to Recruit India Into Global Alliance Against China and Russia”

NATO Think Tank Continues US Pre-Election Interference

On August 24 what is in effect the social media warfare division of the Atlantic Council published an article accusing the Russian television and print news outlet RT of running a one-sided attack against the Democratic Party and several leaders thereof ahead of this November’s politically pivotal Senate and House of Representatives elections. (Thirty-five Senate … Continue reading “NATO Think Tank Continues US Pre-Election Interference”