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Nagorno-Karabakh and the Domino Destabilization of Disaster (I)

By Andrew KORYBKO (USA)

7. August 2014

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Nagorno-Karabakh and the Domino Destabilization of Disaster (I)

The formerly frozen conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh is showing rapid signs of thawing, unleashing the prospect of a renewed war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Last week, a total of 15 soldiers were killed from both sides in what was the worst ceasefire violation in the 20 years since it was first agreed to. Unlike the first […]

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The War on Terrorism … or Whatever

By William BLUM (USA)

10. October 2013

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The War on Terrorism … or Whatever

“U.S. hopes of winning more influence over Syria’s divided rebel movement faded Wednesday after 11 of the biggest armed factions repudiated the Western-backed political opposition coalition and announced the formation of an alliance dedicated to creating an Islamist state. The al-Qaeda-affiliated Jabhat al-Nusra, designated a terrorist organization by the United States, is the lead signatory […]

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Geopolitics and Islam

By Veniamin POPOV, Yuri MIKHAILOV (Russia)

2. October 2013

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Geopolitics and Islam

The geopolitical changes that have taken place at the beginning of the 21st century within the nations of the Islamic world, and which would appear to be the culmination of many spontaneous factors, are, in fact, a manifestation of a very complex qualitative shift in the global balance of power.  For some political analysts, all […]

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Finland: A Terrorist Haven

By Nikolay MALISHEVSKI (Belarus)

4. June 2013

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Finland: A Terrorist Haven

Finnish officials started to interact with Chechen terrorists as far back as 1999. Rene Nyberg, a high standing official from Finnish Foreign Ministry, first met Chechen representatives at the Helsinki EU summit by the end of 1999. When the criminal gangs of Basayev and Khattab invaded Dagestan from the territory of Chechnya and then launched […]

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Graham Fuller, Uncle Ruslan, the CIA and the Boston Bombings

By F. William ENGDAHL (Germany)

21. May 2013

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Graham Fuller, Uncle Ruslan, the CIA and the Boston Bombings

One of the many unexplained (at least not officially) anomalies of the persons claimed to have carried out the Boston Marathon bombings is the presence of  key CIA figure in the direct family of the accused brothers. Ruslan Tsarnaev, the outspoken uncle of the brothers was married to Samantha A. Fuller until 2004. Samantha’s father […]

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CIA Troublemaking in Caucasus

By Wayne MADSEN (USA)

20. May 2013

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CIA Troublemaking in Caucasus

It is clear that Russia’s arrest and expulsion of two CIA agents who were trying to recruit members of the Russian intelligence service fighting against Salafist separatists in the Caucasus is part of a Russian mopping-up operation directed at the CIA’s decades-long covert support for terrorists operating in the Northern and Southern Caucasus. Russia’s Federal […]

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Terror Acts in US: Who Gains? (II)

By Olga SHEDROVA (Russia)

7. May 2013

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Terror Acts in US: Who Gains? (II)

Part I Friendly fire to scare foes Anton Chekhov, a great Russian writer, has once said «If in Act I you have a pistol hanging on the wall, then it must fire in the last act». If a country, like the United States churns out a number of contingency laws, then one day a contingency […]

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Terror Acts in US: Who Gains? (I)

By Olga SHEDROVA (Russia)

6. May 2013

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Terror Acts in US: Who Gains? (I)

If the terrorist acts had not taken place, they should have been invented. Since a long time the weakening of US global clout has been an issue in focus. The Global Trends 2025: A Transformed World report says the US economic and military leadership is going to become a thing of the past pretty soon. […]

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Boston Echoes in Finland

By Dmitry NEFEDOV (Russia)

30. April 2013

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Boston Echoes in Finland

What happened in Boston is still rather opaque, but new facts are being revealed. The terrorists from «Iranian branch» of Al Qaeda are on the wanted list in Canada for allegedly trying to do the same thing there. The Tsarnaev brothers have hit the pages of world media. The messages are coming in with reports […]

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Washington’s «Civil Society» and CIA Financing of Chechen and Other Caucasus Regional Terrorists

By Wayne MADSEN (USA)

29. April 2013

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Washington’s «Civil Society» and CIA Financing of Chechen and Other Caucasus Regional Terrorists

Through a myriad of «civil society» organizations, the United States has been financing Chechen groups inside the autonomous republic, in Russia, and abroad. However, large portions of U.S. assistance money has «bled» over to support Chechen and other North Caucasus terrorist groups, which the U.S. State Department and U.S. intelligence agencies insist on referring to […]

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The Ties That Bind Washington to Chechen Bombers

By Wayne MADSEN (USA)

26. April 2013

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The Ties That Bind Washington to Chechen Bombers

To scan the list of major American supporters of the Chechen secessionist movement, which at some points can hardly be distinguished from Chechen terrorists financed by U.S. allies Saudi Arabia and Qatar, is to be reminded of some of the most notorious U.S. Cold War players. Evidence is mounting that the accused dead Boston Marathon […]

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Russian Caucasus in Focus of US «Terror Fighters»

By Dmitry NEFEDOV (Russia)

25. April 2013

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Russian Caucasus in Focus of US «Terror Fighters»

As the first agitation caused by Boston marathon event is coming down, the question of what really happened is coming to the fore. Internet users were attentive enough to pay attention to the fact that some pictures were clearly a part of staged show. But these voices are barely heard as yet. Looks like a […]

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