Monthly Archives: November 2019

Putin Stresses ‘Responsibility’ At Ruling Party Congress

November 23, 2019 13:07 GMT Russian President Vladimir (the KGB office boy) Putin told a congress of the ruling United Russia on November 23 that the party has prospered by prioritizing “citizens’ interests [and] the interests of our Motherland” and urged his allies not to fear “difficult decisions that don’t yield situational popularity and extra points at elections.” The congress

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US State Department representative reminds Lavrov: US-Russian relations depend on implementation of Minsk agreements

19:40, 24 November 2019 Sullivan, who claims to be the US ambassador to the Russian Federation, also drew attention to the need for Russian Federation to abandon efforts to intervene in the American elections. US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan reminded Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that improvement of  relations between Washington and Moscow depends on how Russia implements the Minsk

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U.S. State Department on Holodomor: Soviet Union could not break spirit of Ukrainian people

22:40, 23 November 2019 Ortagus said Ukraine is again under attack today. U.S. State Department on Holodomor Remembrance Day has said the Soviet Union could not break the spirit of the Ukrainian people. “This November we honor and remember the millions of Ukrainians who perished eighty-six years ago during Holodomor, the catastrophic famine created by the barbaric policies of the

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Ukrainian diplomats call on The Economist to use map with Ukraine’s Crimea

13:45, 24 November 2019 The Crimean peninsula was missing on Ukraine’s map in a video clip posted by The Economist. Ukrainian diplomats have called on The Economist to use a map with Ukraine’s Crimea. “@TheEconomist, We really hope that such a reliable and a worldwide famous media will amend their map in an appropriate manner. #CrimeaIsUkraine,” Ukraine’s Embassy in the

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Holodomor: Unique photos from Austrian engineer

The Soviet Union was already quite isolated from the outside world in the 1930s, and it was difficult to obtain reliable information from there. Although several foreign journalists stayed in Moscow at that time, sources of information about mass starvation were usually foreign experts involved in industrialization and some travelers. One of them was Austrian engineer Alexander Wienerberger, who made

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U.S. sanctions on companies involved in Nord Stream 2 added to draft 2020 NDAA – media

12:59, 24 November 2019 The text of the sanctions provision has not been made public. Sanctions on companies involved in the Nord Stream 2 pipeline have been added to the draft 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Jim Risch told Defense News on the sidelines of the Halifax International Security Forum. The inclusion of the sanctions

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Suspicion declared by NABU’s is politically motivated and jeopardizes the functioning of the Ukrlandfarming agricultural holding

Suspicion of NABU, declared to former owner of VAB Bank and Ukrlandfarming holding Oleh Bakhmatyuk, as well as issued search order, jeopardizes further work of one of Ukraine’s largest agricultural producers. According to Bakhmatyuk, the actions of NABU are politically motivated and have a huge negative impact attractiveness of Ukraine to foreign investors. “All our international partners are now, to

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Russian ship crosses border of Sweden without permission

The ship entered the Swedish territorial waters west of Göteborg Russian ship entered the Swedish territorial waters without permission. Sverigesradio reports this reffering to the Swedish armed forces. It is reported that a Russian state ship entered Swedish territorial waters west of Göteborg. “The ship did not have a valid permit, and we consider this a violation of the access

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Russian TV’s False Claims About Morales, Pompeo

Stories in the ‘Context” section are not fakes. We publish them in order to provide greater insight for our readers about the techniques, methods and practices used by the Russian government in its information war. By Polygraph Olga Skabeyeva, Yevgeny Popov Russian state TV hosts “We know perfectly well those who arranged all this, who sought the resignation of Morales

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