Retired Admiral James Stavridis points out the possibility of exposing Russian president Vladimir Putin’s financial dealings. One, to skate over the reprehensible language, is his unreconstructed attitude towards women.
Start with the end of the Cold War.
Russia vehemently condemned the NBC report and Biden’s remarks, which it called “unprecedented” threats from the U.S.
In both cases, former empires collapsed, leaving many ethnic Germans and Russians in a bunch of newly created sovereign countries. The announcement then instructed people to check their gas masks.
“These thefts and disclosures are intended to interfere with the U.S. election process”, the Office of Director of National Intelligence and the Department of Homeland Security said in a joint statement last Friday. And even though they are saying that this is connected to the election, there is no real evidence regarding the DNC and other things on WikiLeaks.
Then there was the 1998 economic crisis – a mini-version of the Great Depression. “We have the capacity to do it. It will be at the time of our choosing, and under the circumstances that will have the greatest impact”.
“If the change of administration is going to help, that’s fine, ‘ Churkin said”. We have already come close several times to a lasting ceasefire in Syria. It may just be a matter of instinct – one hard-scrabble bruiser, perhaps, recognises another.
The company since said it would sell them elsewhere and there was no suggestion that Siemens knew of or condoned the planned transfer of its turbines to Crimea.
RT: What would the US be trying to achieve by launching a cyber-attack against Russia?
Why was Trump creeping behind Clinton at the debate?
Mr Biden had told NBC News in an interview: “We’re sending a message”.
It quoted current and former officials who had direct knowledge of the situation who said the CIA has been asked to deliver options to the White House for a wide-ranging “clandestine” cyber operation designed to harass and “embarrass” the Kremlin leadership. Accept the new status of Crimea or face a new nuclear arms race.
The Ambassador also mentioned the ousting of Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych in 2014, and described the ousting as a US backed coup.
A series of Reuters investigations recently showed how European companies including German retailer Metro and France’s Auchan were doing business in Crimea despite the punitive sanctions regime there.
“Hysteria started over the [allegation] that this is in the interests of Russia”, Putin added, according to the Interfax news agency. Those guys wanted their nations to embrace Hitler’s vision and to throw their lot with him.
Barack Obama has so far preferred a phony war with Putin to a shooting one. Is the United States getting itself into a position of Britain in France during their phoney war?
What is USA’s Plan against Russia?
JJ: I think we could be. Assuming the world doesn’t blow up before January. He is bluffing, because, much like Hitler, he didn’t believe that Western democracies have the backbone to fight back.