• ZELENSKY’S MOMENT OF TRUTH

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    By Timothy Ash An all-out war is now under way between the National Bank of Ukraine and billionaire oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky. The last week of November saw demonstrators trying to break into the NBU, calling for...
  • TURKEY PLANNED TO INVADE ARMENIA

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    STOCKHOLM — Turkey planned a military operation against Armenia code-named ALTAY, according to a secret memo that reported missing pages from classified documents which detailed action plan. The internal memo, submitted to the General Staff and...
  • MACRON ATTACKS NATO

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    by Andy Law French president Emmanuel Macron said in November that “we are experiencing the brain death of NATO,” calling for the development of a “true, European army.” And he has been backing his words with action....
  • TURKEY OPENS DOOR TO MEDITERRANEAN

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    An agreement signed on November 28th by Ankara and Libya’s internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA) government to redefine Turkey’s maritime borders is part of a plan by Ankara to gain legitimacy in order to move in on the ...
  • BELGIUM A GATEWAY FOR CHINESE SPIES

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    When a suspected Chinese spy was extradited to the US  last year, the Department of Justice praised the “significant assistance” given by authorities in Belgium. Xu Yanjun was arrested in Belgium after going there to meet a contact...
  • ESTONIA DEMANDS ‘ANNEXED’ TERRITORY BACK FROM RUSSIA

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    Estonia wants Russia to return its territory that it says is annexed by Moscow, its top lawmaker has said as the prospects of a Russian-Estonian border treaty turned grim this year over Tallinn’s territorial claims. Estonia...
  • RUSSIAN MERCENARIES MARCH INTO AFRICA

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    A first in-depth investigation and audit into the meteoric rise of the shadowy private Wagner Group in Africa has revealed the presence of thousands of Russian mercenaries in at least 20 African countries including Mozambique, Libya,...
  • SUDAN ON PATH TO DEMOCRACY

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    Activists in Sudan have welcomed a decision by the country’s transitional government to dissolve the former ruling party and repeal a series of laws used to regulate women’s behaviour under the former president Omar al-Bashir. Bashir has...
  • LISSU TAKES ON THE BULLDOZER

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    Tanzanian opposition leader, Tundu Lissu, has declared that he is ready to contest for the presidency in 2020 if his Chadema party gives him the ticket. Mr Lissu, who has been abroad for two years for...
  • NIGERIA GOES AFTER STOLEN ARTEFACTS

    by - Dec 3, 2019
    The federal government of Nigeria on November 28th pledged to use all “legal and diplomatic instruments” to demand the return of Nigeria’s stolen artefacts and cultural materials worldwide. The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, announced this...