Tag: United States

Sub-fence policy. Why building border walls is a sign of powerlessness?

The Finnish press announced its intention to build a fence on the border between Finland and Russia. According to Finnish journalists, the initiative comes from the Border Guard Service of the Republic of Finland. The head of this department, Lieutenant General Pasi Kostamovaara, said that the fence could be ready in two or three years and will last at least 50 years. In general, purely technically, this is not difficult, since the border service proposes to fence off from 1/10 to 1/5 of the entire 1300-kilometer border between Russia and Finland. It is very possible to build from 130 to 260 km of fence in two or three years. Another thing — why? What will it give in the  perspective? And about what does the ...

Lavrov announced the desire of the United States to turn the whole world into its “backyard”

The United States uses sanctions as an instrument of political blackmail and “twisting the arms” of all countries striving for independence, Lavrov said. In his opinion, the unipolar model of the world is still becoming a thing of the past max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/7/84/756640422173847.jpg" alt="Lavrov announced the US desire to turn the whole world into its" backyard " ;" /> Sergey Lavrov The United States is trying to turn the entire globe into its “backyard” by imposing illegal unilateral sanctions on dissenters, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at the 77th session of the UN General Assembly. ...

Chinese Foreign Minister describes relations with the United States as critical

US Secretary of State Blinken warned Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi about the consequences of supporting Russia and called for “finding the right path” that would allow Beijing and Washington to “get along with each other.” The Secretary of State, in turn, warned the PRC about the consequences if it supports Moscow in the military operation in Ukraine 756639947677178.jpg 320w ” media=”(max-width: 400px)” >

In the United States urged Zelensky to abandon the idea of ​​returning the Crimea

Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky should "leave Crimea alone" and abandon the idea of ​​returning the peninsula. This opinion was expressed by American journalists in the material  The American Conservative. According to the authors of the article, the Armed Forces of Ukraine will not have enough human resources and weapons to achieve this goal "by military means".   “With the available forces, it will not be easy for Kyiv to retake even the Donbass. Pursuing Crimea would be a much more difficult task, – consider the authors of the material. In addition, in their opinion, Kyiv's attempts to return the peninsula threaten total war. It also threatens Ukraine with the loss of support from Western countries, which may no...

The expert revealed that the Russian Federation is selling the United States after February 24, but Washington carefully hides this

It became known which goods continue to be imported into the United States from Russia, despite the sanctions. Russian expert Valentin Katasonov, based on information from open sources, analyzed the exchange of goods between Russia and other countries against the backdrop of the sanctions policy of the West. As “Free Press” writes, while the US and the EU continue to impose new restrictions on Russia, the States themselves, even after February 24, since the start of the NWO in Ukraine, continue to buy wood, metals, uranium, titanium, food and other goods. Referring to the opinion of foreign observer Drago Bosnich, the analyst exposed the hypocrisy of Washington, which forced Europe to abandon relations with the Russian Federation, but at the same time continues to actively c...

Lukashenko said that the United States is pushing Europe to confront Russia

According to the President of Belarus, military operations in Europe are beneficial to Washington. The United States is also fueling other conflicts: in Kosovo, in Syria, Nagorno-Karabakh, “tomorrow it will be Moldova or the Baltic states, Poland or Romania,” Lukashenka said Alexander Lukashenko at the patriotic forum “This is OUR story!” The United States is pushing Europe into a military confrontation with Russia in Ukraine, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said at an event dedicated to the Day of National Unity (the video was published by the BelTA agency). “They do not hide their plans. Contracts have already been signed for years to come. That is, Ukraine will be destroyed to the ground. And the goal at the same time— weakening of Russia and de...

Kuleba said that Kyiv is discussing the supply of long-range missiles with the United States

Kuleba: Kyiv continues to discuss with Washington the supply of longer-range missiles He admitted that the United States would make a positive decision on the supply of long-range missiles (max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Dmitry Kuleba Ukraine continues to negotiate with the United States on the supply of longer-range missiles. This was stated by Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmitry Kuleba in an interview with PBS. According to him, the Ukrainian generals “have an excellent line of communication” with American generals, and they are discussing this issue. “We appreciate everything the US has done. But there are some specific weapons that are necessary, again, in order to succeed on the battlefiel...

The Russian Embassy urged the United States to take care of their own elections

The Russian Embassy urged the United States to take care of their own elections after criticizing the Russian elections of governors, deputies of legislative assemblies and city parliaments were held in Russia from 9 to 11 September. The CEC declared no serious violations during the voting The Russian Embassy in the United States recommended that Washington refrain from allegations about the Russian elections and take care to ensure the transparency of its own electoral processes. Diplomats suggested that the US administration refer to the data of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Russia, and more do not interfere in the internal affairs of the country. “We recommend taking more care to ensure the transparency of electoral processes in the United States itself, not interfering in ou...

Kadyrov suggested that the United States “do not drag out the rubber” with sanctions against his children

After the decision of the US Treasury to impose sanctions on the closest relatives of Kadyrov, he proposed to impose sanctions on all his children and recalled the restrictions that the EU introduced in 2014 against his horses The head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov, in response to the sanctions imposed by Washington against his family, said that the US Treasury should include in the sanctions lists of all his minor children. Kadyrov stated this on his Telegram channel. “They [the United States] stubbornly put me on the sanctions list, and this time, for some reason, they even included members of my family. Among them is a daughter who has just come of age. Why stretch the rubber? Come on, turn on, Americans, all my children. There are 14 of them, the youngest, the twins Hasan and Hussein, ar...

In the United States called the American fighter F-22 Raptor a failure

America's first fifth-generation stealth fighter, the F-22 Raptor, which made its maiden flight 25 years ago, looks like a failure. Military Watch writes about this. It is noted that in the air force this aircraft was recognized as problematic, since this model has a number of shortcomings, for example, avionics: the computer systems of the combat aircraft are quite outdated. According to the publication, the Raptor still cannot communicate with other aircraft. In addition, the lack of infrared search and tracking systems also undermines the combat capability of the vehicle. The publication also recalls the so-called “Raptor cough”, which developed among pilots due to the design of a high-altitude-compensating suit that squeezed the chest . In addition, the high maintenanc...

In the United States, the phrase “tomorrow will be worse” threatened with sanctions for supporting Russia

The State Department said that the United States will impose new sanctions against Russians for supporting the special operation The United States will continue to work on restrictive measures, Jim O'Brien, head of the State Department's department for coordinating sanctions, said during a briefing The United States will continue to impose sanctions against Russian citizens who support the policy of the Russian authorities. Jim O'Brien, head of the US Department of State's Office for the Coordination of Sanctions, said this during a briefing. The broadcast was conducted on YouTube. “I want to say, as always, that those who support the policies of the Kremlin will have a worse tomorrow, as they will face the consequences of our measures or the way we apply them,” — he ...

“The personification of dignity”: world leaders about Elizabeth II

On September 8, Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain died at the age of 96. She spent a record 70 years on the throne. In their condolences, world leaders call her a symbol of Britain and a source of strength and confidence ” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Prince Charles and Elizabeth II (Photo: Matt Dunham/Getty Images) Prince Charles (son of Elizabeth II and the new king of Great Britain Charles III) “The death of my beloved mother, Her Majesty the Queen, is a moment of greatest sadness for me and all members of my family. I know that her loss will be deeply felt throughout the country, kingdoms, commonwealth and countless people around the world. Elizabeth II and Liz Truss (Photo: Jan...

In the United States, they saw party interest in Biden’s request to allocate $ 12 billion to Kyiv

Republicans suspect partisan interest in Biden's request for $12 billion to Kyiv By requesting another aid package to Ukraine, US President Joe Biden may be acting in favor of the Democrats ahead of the midterm elections, and not in the interests of the country, the Republican Party said< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/7/39/756626070237397.jpg" alt="The US saw party interest in Biden's request to allocate $12 billion to Kyiv"/> The Republican Party of the United States suspects that President Joe Biden is guided by the interests of his own party, not the country, asking Congress for $ 11.7 billion in aid to Ukraine, Fox News reports. According to the Republicans, the allocation of new funds to Kyiv calculated on the growing popularity of the De...

Smallpox will be defeated again. What is the new cure for monkey disease scientists have found?

Plot World monkeypox outbreak The fields of the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) are filled with important medical news regarding both smallpox and monkeypox, which continues to roam the world today. head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova. Moreover, this is not even one piece of news, but two — they refer to a new vaccine and a new cure for smallpox. We emphasize that they will be effective against monkeypox as well.  We will have a full arsenal of remedies against all types of smallpox Here is the first news, which was announced by the head of Rospotrebnadzor Anna Popova: “We we have a new vaccine preparation against smallpox, which , I hope just just a few days have to get out registration, we are waiting for this decision&ra...

The Foreign Ministry announced the search for an alternative to Geneva for dialogue with the United States

Ryabkov said that he does not expect breakthroughs in the dialogue with the United States on strategic stability According to Deputy Minister Sergei Ryabkov, the positions of Switzerland and the European Union on the military operation in Ukraine “merged”, so the role of Geneva as a platform for dialogue with the United States on strategic stability has decreased

The Pentagon ruled out a threat to the combat readiness of the United States due to the supply of weapons to Kyiv

The US is “in a position to provide what [weapons] it has provided,” a US military spokesman said. He denied the data that military assistance to Ukraine is depleting the country's reserves -width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > The Pentagon denied reports that due to military assistance to Ukraine, US stockpiles of weapons are depleted, and combat readiness may be threatened. “We are able to provide what we have provided, and still maintain our readiness as the armed forces»,— told reporters at a briefing unnamed representative of the military command. His words are published on the website of the US Department of Defense. So the Pentagon spokesman responded to a request for comment...

Zakharova saw in the comments of the White House the recognition of fascism in the United States

White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre, speaking about US President Joe Biden's attitude towards the Republicans, officially recognized the presence of fascism in the United States. This was stated in her Telegram channel by the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova. Jean-Pierre earlier said that Biden is not shy about her assessment of the Republican supporters of former President Donald Trump as “fascists”. and will continue to fight them for the rights of Americans. «Karine Jean-Pierre said out loud what many only guessed— Fascism is on the rise in the US. I wonder if some Israeli statesman will say (as they said about the Kiev regime) that “there are many Jews among the Republicans, so they cannot be fascists a prio...

Sohu: the appearance of Russian oil in New York was a slap in the face for the United States

Russian oil ended up on the market in New York, which caused discontent among the White House, and India is the culprit. Observers of the Chinese edition of Sohu came to the conclusion that the presence of Russian oil in the United States is a slap in the face to Washington. The authors of the article explained that the US partner in the person of India continues to purchase oil from Russia and even increased them with the beginning NWO in Ukraine. On this occasion, there was no reaction from Washington in terms of restrictions, since this could simply push New Delhi to join the Russian camp. As a result, Russian oil turned out to be in the market in New York, which caused discontent among the White House, and also became a slap in the face of the Americans. Moreover, the United States ...

Lukashenka predicted the United States “disappearing from the radar”

Photo: Natalia Gubernatorova Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said that the future of the EU is only in cooperation with Belarus and Russia. He believes that the US will “disappear from the radar”, BelTA reports. “All the resources are here. Take, digest, we will live and work together – and America will disappear from the radar. They are afraid of this,” he said during a trip to the Minsk Mechanical Plant. Lukashenko also said that the Belarusian Su-24 aircraft could be converted to carry nuclear weapons, they discussed this possibility with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Источник www.mk.ru

Ryabkov called “unobvious” the prospect of a dialogue on strategic offensive arms with the United States

The Deputy Foreign Minister considered that the United States is pursuing an aggressive policy towards Russia, so the possibility of a dialogue on a strategic arms reduction treaty is not obvious Sergey Ryabkov To talk about the prospects for a dialogue with the United States on strategic stability, after Washington interrupted it,— “It's a thankless task,” said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov in an interview with Izvestia. ) resumption is far from obvious given the recklessly aggressive policy that Washington is pursuing against Russia, — said the diplomat. According to him, Russia sees “some signals regarding the resumption of dialogue” on the topic of START, “but what is behind them” not yet clear. “And in general, neg...

The Foreign Ministry said it does not want the United States to turn into a side of the conflict in Ukraine

< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/9/14/756609064279149.jpg" alt="The Foreign Ministry said it does not want the United States to side with the conflict in Ukraine" /> Russia does not want the United States to become a party to the conflict in Ukraine, but Washington has so far refused to hear these warnings. About this on the air of the TV channel “Russia 1” said Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov. “We do not want an escalation. We want to avoid a situation where the United States becomes a party to the conflict, but so far we do not see the willingness of that side to take these warnings really deeply and seriously. he said. According to Ryabkov, Moscow repeatedly sent letters and notes to Washington warning that the increasingly obvio...

Politico learned that the United States will approve the use of their weapons by Ukraine in Crimea

Politico: U.S. will approve UAF use of Western weapons against military installations in Crimea Politico, citing an anonymous Biden administration official, said the U.S. would not object if Ukraine uses Western weapons to attack military installations in Crimea. Moscow promised to respond if this happens< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/9/75/756608533775759.jpg" alt="Politico learned that the US will approve Ukraine's use of their weapons in Crimea"/> A US Air Force sergeant checks pallets of shells bound for Ukraine The United States does not object to the Ukrainian army striking military targets in Crimea, Politico reports, citing a senior representative of US President Joe Biden. “Of course, we don't select targets, and all the [weapo...

The Russian Foreign Ministry assessed the possibility of a direct clash with the United States and NATO

< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/6/88/756608349051886.png" alt="The Russian Foreign Ministry assessed the possibility of a direct clash with the US and NATO" />< /p> Russia is not interested in a direct clash with the United States and NATO countries, said Ivan Nechaev, Deputy Director of the Information and Press Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “Our Armed Forces are equipped with modern and high-precision conventional (non-nuclear. — RBC) weapons, which allow us to fully implement the goals and tasks set by the President of Russia for the purposes of the NMD in Ukraine. Russia, as a nuclear power, will continue to act as responsibly as possible, a direct clash with the United States and NATO is not in our interests, — he sa...

The head of the Main Directorate of the General Staff accused the United States of “color revolutions” in the Middle East

Kostyukov: US is behind “color revolutions” in the Middle East and Africa The “destructive activity” of the US and its allies is most clearly seen in Iraq and Libya, Kostyukov said. They planned to implement the same scenario in Syria, but Russia turned the tide, he added. ” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< img class="aligncenter" src="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/media/img/8/56/756606643253568.jpg" alt="The head of the Main Directorate of the General Staff accused the United States of "color revolutions" in the Middle East "/> The conflicts that have taken place over the past 20 years in the countries of the Middle East are similar in their scenarios, the United...

Zakharova called the condition for breaking diplomatic relations with the United States

Zakharova: US can forget about relations with Russia if terror is declared by sponsor “image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1010xH/media/img/1/72/756604896384721.webp 1010w" type="image/webp" media="(max-width: 640px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 640px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)" > Maria Zakharova In the event that Russia is declared a country— As a sponsor of terrorism, Moscow will sever all diplomatic relations with the United States. About this on the air of the TV channel “Russia 1” said the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova. Zakharo...

Reuters learned that the United States fears the recruitment of Afghan military by Russia and China

Former members of the Afghan security services who remained in the country after the Taliban came to power (described as terrorist and banned in Russia) may be vulnerable to recruitment by Russia, China and Iran. This is reported by Reuters with reference to the report of the Republicans from the Foreign Affairs Committee of the US House of Representatives. The document notes that former Afghan law enforcement officers are well aware of US operations, so their recruitment may threaten Washington's interests. According to Republicans, some ex-Afghan soldiers have already fled to Iran. The authors of the report believe that the administration of US President Joe Biden did not set the right priorities during the evacuation after the arrival of the Taliban and made a mistake by leaving th...

Antonov said that the United States is approaching a dangerous line of confrontation with Russia

Russian Ambassador Antonov: US continues to “pour fuel on the fire” of the Ukrainian conflict “image/webp” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/590xH/media/img/8/33/756600158014338.webp 590w" type="image/webp" > The United States is increasingly drawn into the Ukrainian conflict and is approaching the dangerous line of confrontation with Russia. This was stated by Russian Ambassador to Washington Anatoly Antonov, commenting on the decision of the States on the next “package” military assistance to Ukraine. “Such a line will not give anything good for peace and security, but will only prolong the agony of the Ukrainian regime,” — he stressed. According to him, the...

Missiles for HIMARS and Javelin included in the new package of assistance to Ukraine from the United States

The next package of US military assistance to Ukraine has become the largest in recent times, its cost is estimated at $1 billion. These funds will be mainly spent on the purchase of ammunition for already delivered systems< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/6/82/756599797438826.jpg 1200w" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi)" > The U.S. is providing Ukraine with a new $1 billion military aid package, which will be the largest single delivery of military products, Reuters reports. Ukraine is to receive HIMARS missiles for multiple launch rocket systems, ammunition for NASAMS anti-aircraft missile systems, 50 armored medical vehicles M113, as well as artillery ammunition, a thousand man-portable anti-tank systems FGM-148 Javelin, medical supplies and explosive...

The Pentagon said that the position of the United States on China and Taiwan has not changed

< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/1200xH/media/img/0/49/756599891496490.webp 1200w" type="image/webp" media="(min-resolution: 192dpi) " > The United States adheres to the policy of one China and does not recognize the independence of Taiwan. Colin Kahl, Deputy Secretary of Defense for Political Affairs of the United States, spoke about this at a briefing. The broadcast was on the Pentagon's Twitter (the social network was blocked in Russia at the request of the prosecutor's office). “The United States adheres to the policy of one China, and our policy has not changed” it is support for the status quo,— Cal reported. China wants to change the current state of affairs, according to a Pentagon representative, Kahl answered a journalist's que...

United States through the World Bank will allocate $ 4.5 billion to Ukraine for social benefits

The United States through the World Bank will provide $4.5 billion in additional assistance. The funds will be used for social transfers, medical services and pensions The United States, through the Agency for International Development (USAID), will provide the government of Ukraine with $4.5 billion in assistance to help reduce the acute budget deficit. This was reported on the agency's website. “These funds, provided by the United States through the World Bank, will allow the government of Ukraine to support key areas, including social and financial assistance to Ukrainians,”— the message says. It is specified that we are talking about paying salaries to civil servants, healthcare workers, teachers, as well as ensuring the supply of gas and electricity to hospitals...